The mark of the editor is everywhere, and it is impressive. -- World NeurosurgeryMuch of the impact...derives from its illustrations.
The drawings and diagrams are superb and contribute substantially to an understanding of the anatomy and surgery that is descried in the text. -- Journal of Hand SurgeryI would recommend this textbook to practitioners within disciplines that involve nerve repair, which include plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, ENT, general surgery, and oral maxillofacial surgery. Neuroradiologists who have a special interest in nerve injury would also find this a fascinating reference text... -- American Journal of NeuroradiologyRepresenting the treatment and management philosophy of Dr. Susan Mackinnon, Nerve Surgery provides extensive coverage of innovative surgical options as well as guidance on the management of complicated compression neuropathies.
In addition to detailed information on tried-and-true as well as cutting-edge surgical techniques, it contains chapters on the basic principles of nerve surgery, such as "Anatomy and Physiology for the Peripheral Nerve Surgeon" and "Evaluation of the Patient with Nerve Injury or Nerve Compression."Key Features:More than 850 compelling full-color figures and photographs demonstrate key conceptsVideos narrated by Dr. Mackinnon are available onlineCoverage of important conditions that can be treated non-operatively, such as neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome and multilevel compression neuropathyStrategies and secondary procedures for failed nerve surgeriesDr. Mackinnon provides tips on how she manages complicated pain problemsThis book is a core reference for all plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, hand surgeons, residents, and allied health specialists treating patients with nerve injuries.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 646 pages
- Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 11/03/2015
- Category: Neurosurgery
- ISBN: 9781588905130