Spinal Trauma: Imaging, Diagnosis, and Management
- Publish Date: 2006-11-01
- Binding: Hardcover
Written by recognized experts, this volume is a comprehensive reference on the use of advanced imaging techniques in the diagnosis and management of spinal trauma. In one cohesive source, the book brings together information on state-of-the-art clinical imagingincluding multidetector CT and high-field MRI techniquesand the pathophysiology, neurologic evaluation, medical management, surgical treatment, and postoperative assessment of spine trauma and spinal cord injury. Also included are cutting-edge reviews of experimental imaging techniques and their applications and experimental therapies such as neurotransplantation. More than 700 illustrationsincluding 180 in full colorcomplement the text.