Cerebrovascular Disease is an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, but endovascular procedures are rapidly expanding the spectrum of treatment for CV disease. Atlas of Interventional Neurology is the first comprehensive review of the basic principles of endovascular treatment of Cerebrovascular Disease. It takes readers logically through each step of the procedures, reflecting real-time decision-making scenarios while highlighting anatomic landmarks and details. Concise instructions are presented in bulleted form and indications and alternative methods are discussed where appropriate.Atlas of Interventional Neurology is essential reading for Clinicians in interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, endovascular neurosurgery, interventional neurology, vascular surgery and neuroradiology.Special features include:Step-by-step descriptions of each techniqueThousands of clearly illustrated angiographic imagesCase-based approach covering all common scenarios, perfect for CliniciansEmphasis on common pitfalls and how to avoid themDiscussion of billing codes and average fees, facilitating clinical usage by readersList of all suppliers of products used
Adnan I. Qureshi, MD, is Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology and Executive Director of the Minnesota Stroke Initiative at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. He is current President of the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology, past Chair of the interventional section of the American Academy of Neurology, and a Fellow of the American Heart Association.||Alexandros Georgiadis, MD, is Assistant Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology at the University of Minnesota
Cerebral angiography; Endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke; Endovascular treatment of extracranial carotid stenosis; Endovascular treatment of intracranial stenosis; Endovascular treatment of extracranial vertebral artery stenosis; Endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms; Endovascular treatment on intracranial arteriovenous malformation; Endovascular treatment of intracranial and extracranial tumors; Diagnostic and provocative testing; Endovascular treatment of traumatic vascular injury; Endovascular treatment of carotid and vertebral dissections; Endovascular treatment of central retinal artery occlusion; Endovascular treatment of epistaxis.