Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Kern Singh Alexander Vaccaro
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery combines up-to-date research on surgical techniques with high-definition surgical video and concise algorithmic evidence. Each of its sixteen chapters begins with a brief summary followed by imaging indications, instrumentation, a step-by-step surgical technique (and video guide), as well as the potential complications and adverse outcomes that may develop.
Techniques discussed in the text include: Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy; Percutaneous Posterior Pedicle Screw Placement; Lumbar Discectomy; Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF); Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (LLIF).
Also included is a discussion on the types of implants and instrumentation available today and the potential advantages they offer, making Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery an essential and relevant book for orthopaedic and neurosurgeons.
- Authored by experts from Rush University Medical Centre and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in the United States
- Includes DVD to enhance clinical instruction
- 273 full colour illustrations
Kern Singh MD
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Professor, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Pennsylvania, USA