By George I. Jallo, Karl Kothbauer, Gustavo Pradilla
In Controversies in Pediatric Neurosurgery, best clinicians from worldwide current concrete suggestion and frank remark on replacement strategies for the remedy and administration of particular cranial and spinal issues. each one succinct, simply obtainable bankruptcy addresses a special in a point/counterpoint layout that discusses the professionals and cons of some of the treatments, together with surgical techniques and methods. This hugely sensible, balanced insurance equips readers to make well-informed offerings while determining the main applicable remedy modality for a selected diagnosis.
- Lessons Learned on the finish of every bankruptcy, during which the authors summarize the talk with a number of viewpoints and punctiliously thought of suggestions according to released facts and their very own scientific event
- Incisive discussion on twenty sizzling issues within the box,
together with find out how to deal with arachnoid cysts, craniosynostosis, tethered wire,
hydrocephalus, chiari malformations, epilepsy, aneurysms, and extra
- Clinical and private insights from overseas
members at the variability of surgical education, event, and
on hand assets in numerous elements of the area
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thoughts to sufferers and their households This publication is vital analyzing for
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