Challenging Concepts in Neurosurgery: Cases with Expert Commentary by Robin BhatiaChallenging Concepts in Neurosurgery: Cases with Expert Commentary by Robin Bhatia

Challenging Concepts in Neurosurgery: Cases with Expert Commentary

EditorRobin Bhatia, Ian Sabin

Paperback | June 28, 2015

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Part of the Challenging Concepts in series, this book is a case-based guide to challenging clinical scenarios in neurosurgery covering the major sub-speciality areas of oncology, vascular neurosurgery, brain and spine trauma, paediatrics, spinal degenerative disease, peripheral and cranialnerves, functional neurosurgery and infection. Specific cases are examined with consideration of clinical presentation, diagnostics, and surgical principles, with a summary of evidence from the neurosurgical literature highlighting areas of interest and controversy. This book serves as a useful and engaging resource for consultants and trainees in neurosurgery as well as in the disciplines of neurology, maxillofacial surgery, spinal surgery and neuro-oncology.
Robin Bhatia is a Consultant Spinal Neurosurgeon working in The Great Western Hospital and Oxford University Hospital. He started to write and edit this book when he was an ST7 neurosurgical trainee in the London Deanery. His clinical practice is now exclusively spinal surgery, but his doctorate research investigated traumatic brain i...
Title:Challenging Concepts in Neurosurgery: Cases with Expert CommentaryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.46 inPublished:June 28, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199656401

ISBN - 13:9780199656400


Table of Contents

1. Nick Borg, Angelos G. Kolias, Thomas Santarius and Peter J. Hutchinson: The management of chronic subdural haematoma2. Mohammed Awad and Kevin O'Neill: Glioblastoma Multiforme3. Eoin Fenton and Ciaran Bolger: Spondylolisthesis4. Ruth-Mary deSouza and David Choi: Intramedullary spinal cord tumour5. Victoria Wykes, Anna Miserocchi and Andrew McEvoy: Surgery for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy6. Martin M. Tisdall, Greg James and Dominic N. P. Thompson: Management of Lumbosacral Lipoma in Childhood7. David Sayer and Raghu Vindindlacheruvu: Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension8. Robin Bhatia and Ian Sabin: Colloid cyst of the third ventricle9. Patrick Grover and Robert Bradford: Bilateral Vestibular Schwannomas: the challenge of Neurofibromatosis Type II10. Adel Helmy and Peter J. Hutchinson: Multimodality Monitoring In Severe Traumatic Brain Injury11. Ciaran Scott Hill and George Samandouras: Intracranial Abscess12. Jonathan A. Hyam, Alexander L. Green and Tipu Z. Aziz: Deep Brain Stimulation for Debilitating Parkinson's Disease13. Alessandro Paluzzi and Paul Gardner: Endoscopic resection of a growth hormone-secreting pituitary macroadenoma14. Isaac Phang and Nigel Suttner: Trigeminal neuralgia15. Melissa C. Werndle and Henry Marsh: Cerebral metastasis16. Robin Bhatia and Adrian Casey: The surgical management of the rheumatoid spine17. Ellie Broughton and Nick Haden: Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy18. Harith Akram and Mary Murphy: Brainstem cavernous malformation19. Sophie J. Camp and Rolfe Birch: Peripheral Nerve Injury20. Peter Bodkin and Patrick Statham: Spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage21. Deepti Bhargava and Michael D. Jenkinson: Low Grade Glioma22. Jinendra Ekanayake and Neil Kitchen: Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation