This book is a comprehensive guide to neurosurgery for postgraduate trainees. It compiles the information in Textbook of Neurosurgery, Third Edition, Three Volume Set (also authored by Prakash Narain Tandon and Ravi Ramamurthi), into one single volume.
Divided into seventeen sections, the book covers all the key topics in neurosurgery - diagnostics, congenital malformations, head and spinal injuries, infections, vascular disorders, tumours and much more. Sub-sections within each topic discuss different associated disorders. Neurosurgical techniques for epilepsy and cerebral palsy are also described.
With an extensive and expert author and editor team, this useful manual includes nearly 300 images, illustrations and tables to enhance learning.
Comprehensive guide to neurosurgery for postgraduates
Compiles information from authors' previous three volume set into one volume
Covers numerous neurosurgical techniques
Includes nearly 300 images, illustrations and tables
Prakash Narain Tandon MBBS MS FRCS DSc (h.c.) FNA FNASc FASc FTWAS FAMS FRSM Emeritus Professor of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Ravi Ramamurthi MS FRCS Ed (SN) Head of the Department of Neurosurgery, Dr Achanta Lakshmipathi Neurosurgical Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Neurological Surgery, Voluntary Health Services Hospital, Taramani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Pradeep Kumar Jain N MBBS DNB (Neurosurgery) Dr Achanta Lakshmipathi Neurosurgical Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Neurological Surgery, Voluntary Health Services Hospital, Taramani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Volume I Section I: Diagnostics Section II: Congenital Section III: Head Injuries Section IV: Spinal Injuries Section V: Peripheral Nerve Section VI: Infections Section VII: Vascular Disorders Section VIII: Tumours of The Spine And Spinal Cord Section IX: Disc Disease and Other Spinal Pathologies Section X: Pathology of Intracranial Tumours Volume II Section XIA: Cranial and Intracranial Tumours Section XIB: Cranial and Intracranial Tumours Section XII: Skull Base Surgery Section XIII: Stereotaxy Section XIV: Pain Section XV: Epilepsy Section XVI: Cerebral Palsy Section XVII: Miscellaneous