...this book is one of the gems of spinal literature that is a must-read for anyone involved in spinal stabilization surgery... -- Neurosurgery
Dr. Benzel has authored an excellent 3rd edition highlighting the fundamental concepts of spinal biomechanics and the evolution of spinal fixation techniques that are sure to benefit neuroradiologist and spine surgeons alike. -- American Journal of Neuroradiology
Biomechanics of Spine Stabilization, Third Edition, is a comprehensive and highly readable reference that helps spine specialists understand the clinically important biomechanical principles underpinning spinal surgery and instrumentation so that the best clinical decisions can be made for patients. This new edition includes coverage of the latest spine technology that has evolved over the past decade, such as motion preservation technologies and minimally invasive spine surgery.
Single-authored text with the consistent, authoritative voice of world-renowned expert Dr. Benzel
More than 350 new figures and original line drawings help clarify information in the text
Extensive glossary of basic terminology on biomechanics for quick, easy reference
More than 400 review questions at the back of the book for help with exam preparation
This book is an excellent clinical reference for spine surgeons, residents, and fellows in the fields of orthopedic surgery and neurosurgery, neuroradiologists, and engineers working for spine device companies.