Christopher P Ames, K. Daniel Riew, Justin S. Smith, Kuniyoshi Abumi
Thieme; 1st edition
The first complete ebook devoted solely to the analysis and therapy of cervical backbone deformity!
The amount of cervical fusion procedures has elevated within the United States and globally over the last decade; partly due to an ageing inhabitants and better incidence of complicated cervical issues. In spite of advances within the surgical therapy of cervical deformities; few sources clarify trendy medical evaluation; radiographic analysis; and surgical approaches. Cervical Spine Deformity Surgery (PDF) by world-recognized backbone surgeons Okay. Daniel Riew; Christopher Ames; Justin Smith; and Kuniyoshi Abumi fills a niche within the literature. It delivers a concise; state-of-the-artwork useful resource on present cervical deformity information assembled from the literature and acknowledged masters within the area.
The liberally illustrated textual content begins with a background on the marked well being influence of cervical deformity. Beginning chapters present primers on the medical and radiographic evaluation of sufferers; incapacity and malalignment scores; and the bodily examination. The following chapters element surgical planning and method for a whole spectrum of cervical backbone situations; like semi-inflexible and inflexible deformities; distal junctional kyphosis; sagittal deformities; hemivertebra; and congenital cervical deformity.
- Emphasized dialogue on persevering with efforts to make a clinically significant complete cervical osteotomy classification system
- Insightful technical nuances and pearls on dealing with surgical; neurological; and medical issues associated to cervical procedures; along with danger stratification and affected person frailty
- Diverse osteotomies together with low grade; cervical pedicle subtraction; cervical opening wedge; higher thoracic; C1-2 joint; uncovertebral joint (anterior view); and cervical pedicle screw fixation
Orthopedic and neurosurgical residents and working towards backbone surgeons who deal with sufferers with cervical deformities will tremendously profit from consulting this distinctive and complete useful resource.
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