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By Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD, FACS, Saleem I. Abdulrauf, MD, FACS and Laligam N Sekhar, MD, FACS
848 pagesTrim Size 8 3/4 X 11 1/16 inCopyright 2012$316.00, Expert Consult, ReferenceUnderstand the principles and problems of neurosurgery using this unique multimedia reference that’s comprehensive without being encyclopedic.
Understand the principles and problems of neurosurgery using this unique multimedia reference that’s comprehensive without being encyclopedic.
Principles of Neurosurgery, by Drs. Richard G. Ellenbogen, Saleem I. Abdulrauf and Laligam N Sekhar, provides a broad overview of neurosurgery ideal for anyone considering or training in this specialty. From general principles to specific techniques, it equips you with the perspectives and skills you need to succeed. Comprehensive without being encyclopedic, this new edition familiarizes you with the latest advances in the field-neuroimaging, the medical and surgical treatment of epilepsy, minimally invasive techniques, and new techniques in position and incisions-and shows you how to perform key procedures via an online library of surgical videos at www.expertconsult.com. No other source does such an effective job of preparing you for this challenging field!
"Fills a unique niche in the world of neurosurgery textbooks...An excellent introduction to most of the basic principles and problems of neurosurgery. To quote the editors, it is 'comprehensive without being encyclopedic.'"
-NEJM, review of the previous edition
"This book succeeds in providing a visual understanding of the essentials of neurosurgery. The illustrations -- imaging, pathology, operative, diagrams, tables, and figures - in both color and black and white, are spectacular and abundant. The selected reference list is updated and the index is well organized. The legacy of Christopher C. Getch and Setti S. Rengachary, to whom this edition is dedicated, continues." - Ramsis Farid Ghaly, MD, FACS(Ghaly Neurosurgical Associates) Doody 5 stars!
"...the editors are to be appluaded for a remarkable consistency and homogeneity of text despite its 54 chapters being scribed by over 150 authors. At least 50 of them appear still to be in training from their affiliations. 'Rengachary' is therefore a book by registrars for registrars, although the next generation may come to know it as 'Ellenbogen'....it reamains a recommended overview, as its name suggests, of the principles for a growing specialty, whether a junior registrar cribbing for a teaching session or a senior registrar easing into cramming for exit examinations."
- Informa Healthcare
By Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD, FACS, Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine; Theodore S. Roberts Endowed Chair in Neurological Surgery, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA; Saleem I. Abdulrauf, MD, FACS, Neurosurgeon-in-Chief, Saint Louis University Hospital; Professor, Neurological Surgery, Director, Saint Louis Center for Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine; Secretary General, World Federation of Skull Base Societies; Saint Louis, MO and Laligam N Sekhar, MD, FACS, Vice Chairman William Joseph Leedom and Bennett Bigelow Professor Director, Cerebrovascular Surgery, Co - Director, Skull Base Surgery Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center President, World Federation of Skull Base Societies 2008-2012