Landmark Papers in Neurosurgery by Reuben D. Johnson

Landmark Papers in Neurosurgery

EditorReuben D. Johnson, Alexander L. Green

Hardcover | June 16, 2014

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Evidence-based medicine is a concept that has come to the fore in the past few years. Clinicians are increasingly encouraged to practise patient management based on available evidence in the scientific literature. For example, new pharmacological therapies are only used when large randomizedtrials have "proven" that a particular drug is better than existing ones. This is also the case in surgical specialties, although surgery has traditionally seen a lack of use of this information, with individual surgeon's preferences being most influential in treatment choices. However, morerecently, there has been a large expansion of trials and studies aimed at providing surgeons with information to guide their choices using firm evidence. This new edition has been revised and expanded to include new data where relevant, and also features a new chapter on pituitary surgery. Landmark Papers in Neurosurgery 2e remains a key collection of the most important trials and studies in neurosurgery, allowing the reader to rapidly extract keyresults, and making it essential reading for all neurosurgeons and trainees in the field.

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Reuben D. Johnson is in the Department of Neurosurgery, John Radcliffe Hospital Headley Way, Oxford, UK. Alexander L. Green is in the Nuffield Department of Surgery University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headley Way, Oxford, UK.
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Title:Landmark Papers in NeurosurgeryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:June 16, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199674027

ISBN - 13:9780199674022

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Table of Contents

1. AL Green, RD Johnson and RSC Kerr: Neurovascular neurosurgery2. RD Johnson, KJ Drummond, KJOL Khu and M Bernstein: Neuro-oncology3. RD Johnson, T Santarius and JE Wilberger: Head injury4. RD Johnson, JCD Leach, WA Liebenberg, N Maartens and SA Cudlip: Spinal surgery5. AL Green, RD Johnson, A Astradsson, RJ Stacey and TZ Aziz: Functional and epilepsy neurosurgery6. RD Johnson, P Richards, J Jayamohan and S Sinha: Paediatric neurosurgery7. RD Johnson, PJ Weir, N Maartens, SA Cudlip, AH Kaye and ER Laws Jr.: Pituitary surgery