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Advanced peripheral nerve surgery and minimal invasive spinal surgery

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--Vienna: Springer-Verlag , c2005.
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Alexandre, Alberto
Bricolo, Albino
Millesi, Hanno
Place of Publication
Vienna
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2005
Series Vol.
97
Series Title
Acta neurochirurgica. Supplement
ISBN
9783211274583
Subjects (MeSH)
Peripheral Nerves - surgery
Spinal Diseases - surgery
Spine - surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Subjects (LCSH)
Neurosurgery
Endoscopic surgery
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e-Book
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After your lumbar puncture

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1560
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During your lumbar puncture, a needle was placed in your back to collect cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). This fluid surrounds your brain and spinal cord. The CSF will be sent to the lab for testing. The results of this test may help your doctor to diagnose a particular disease or injury. It may take several days or weeks before the results are available. Topics include: care of the puncture site, headache, diet, back discomfort, bathing, driving, and activities to avoid for 24 hours. A list of symp…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Services
Alternate Title
Spinal tap
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Spinal Puncture
Nervous System Diseases - diagnosis
Subjects (LCSH)
Spine--Puncture
Nervous system--Diseases--Diagnosis
Abstract
During your lumbar puncture, a needle was placed in your back to collect cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). This fluid surrounds your brain and spinal cord. The CSF will be sent to the lab for testing. The results of this test may help your doctor to diagnose a particular disease or injury. It may take several days or weeks before the results are available. Topics include: care of the puncture site, headache, diet, back discomfort, bathing, driving, and activities to avoid for 24 hours. A list of symptoms for when you need to go to the Emergency Department are provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1949, "Après votre ponction lombaire", is also available.
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Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
1560
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--Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag , c2005.
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Aebi, Max
Gunzburg, Robert
Szpalski, Marek
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2005
ISBN
9783540273769
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - Aged
Spinal diseases - aged
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedics
Orthopedic surgery
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e-Book
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Anatomy Atlas and Interpretation of Spine Surgery

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Jian-gang Shi, Wen Yuan, Jing-chuan Sun, editors. --Singapore: Springer , c2018.
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This book accentuates the anatomies involved in spine surgery techniques, from the base of the skull down to the sacrum and the sacroiliac joint. It includes extensive illustrations that cover all major spine surgeries. It also discusses the instrumentations used with different operative approaches. The book features high-resolution pictures of operative dissection, cadaveric specimens, and intraoperative imaging that clearly illustrate the relevant anatomy of various spine surgery procedures, …
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Shi, Jian-gang
Yuan, Wen
Sun, Jing-chuan
Responsibility
Jian-gang Shi, Wen Yuan, Jing-chuan Sun, editors
Place of Publication
Singapore
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 292 p.) : 389 illus., 384 illus. in color
ISBN
9789811059063
9789811059056 (print ed.)
9789811059070 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - anatomy & histology
Spine - surgery
Specialty
Anatomy
Orthopedic Procedures
Abstract
This book accentuates the anatomies involved in spine surgery techniques, from the base of the skull down to the sacrum and the sacroiliac joint. It includes extensive illustrations that cover all major spine surgeries. It also discusses the instrumentations used with different operative approaches. The book features high-resolution pictures of operative dissection, cadaveric specimens, and intraoperative imaging that clearly illustrate the relevant anatomy of various spine surgery procedures, allowing surgeons to "reconstruct" a three-dimensional anatomical view when performing the surgery. As such, it is a valuable reference resource for spine surgeons. Editors Jian-Gang Shi and Wen Yuan are professors at the department of orthopaedics, Changzheng Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China. Editor Jing-Chuan Sun is a surgeon at the same department.
Contents
Surgical anatomy of the upper cervical spine surgery -- Surgical anatomy of the lower cervical spine surgery -- Surgical anatomy of the thoracic spine surgery -- Surgical anatomy of the lumbar spine surgery -- Surgical anatomy of the sacral spine surgery.
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Aebi, Max. AOSpine International. --Dübendorf, Switzerland: AOSpine International | Thieme , c2007.
Call Number
WE 725 A638 2007
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 725 A638 2007
Author
Aebi, Max
Corporate Author
AOSpine International
Other Authors
Arlet, Vincent
Webb, John K
Place of Publication
Dübendorf, Switzerland
Publisher
AOSpine International
Thieme
Date of Publication
c2007
Physical Description
2 v. + 1 DVD-ROM
ISBN
9781588905574
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - surgery
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Après votre ponction lombaire

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1949
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Durant votre ponction lombaire, une aiguille a été insérée dans votre dos pour recueillir du liquide céphalorachidien (LCR). Ce liquide entoure votre cerveau et votre moelle épinière. Le LCR est envoyé au laboratoire pour une analyse. Les résultats de ce test pourraient aider votre médecin à diagnostiquer une maladie ou une blessure particulière. Plusieurs jours ou semaines peuvent être nécessaires avant d’obtenir les résultats. Les sujets traités dans la brochure sont les soins du point d’inse…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Services
Alternate Title
After your lumbar puncture
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Spinal Puncture
Nervous System Diseases - diagnosis
Subjects (LCSH)
Spine--Puncture
Nervous system--Diseases--Diagnosis
Abstract
Durant votre ponction lombaire, une aiguille a été insérée dans votre dos pour recueillir du liquide céphalorachidien (LCR). Ce liquide entoure votre cerveau et votre moelle épinière. Le LCR est envoyé au laboratoire pour une analyse. Les résultats de ce test pourraient aider votre médecin à diagnostiquer une maladie ou une blessure particulière. Plusieurs jours ou semaines peuvent être nécessaires avant d’obtenir les résultats. Les sujets traités dans la brochure sont les soins du point d’insertion, le mal de tête, l’alimentation, l’inconfort dans le dos, le bain, la conduite automobile et les activités à éviter pendant 24 heures. Une liste de symptômes indiquant quand vous rendre au service des urgences est présentée.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 1560, “After Your Lumbar Puncture”. During your lumbar puncture, a needle was placed in your back to collect cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). This fluid surrounds your brain and spinal cord. The CSF will be sent to the lab for testing. The results of this test may help your doctor to diagnose a particular disease or injury. It may take several days or weeks before the results are available. Topics include: care of the puncture site, headache, diet, back discomfort, bathing, driving, and activities to avoid for 24 hours. A list of symptoms for when you need to go to the Emergency Department are provided.
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Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
1949
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Arthroscopic and Endoscopic Spinal Surgery : Text and Atlas

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edited by Parviz Kambin. (2nd ed.) --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2005.
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Kambin, Parviz
Responsibility
edited by Parviz Kambin
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2005
ISBN
9781592599042
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroscopy - methods
Endoscopy - methods
Spine - surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedic surgery
Endoscopic surgery
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Atlas of head/neck and spine normal imaging variants

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Alexander McKinney, Zuzan Cayci, Mehmet Gencturk, David Nascene, Matt Rischall, Jeffrey Rykken, Frederick Ott. --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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This text provides a comprehensive overview of the normal variations of the neck, spine, temporal bone and face that may simulate disease. Comprised of seven chapters, this atlas focuses on specific topical variations, among them head-neck variants, orbital variants, sinus, and temporal bone variants, and cervical, thoracic, and lumbar variations of the spine. It also includes comparison cases of diseases that should not be confused with normal variants. Atlas of Head/Neck and Spine Normal Ima…
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McKinney, Alexander
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Cayci, Zuzan
Gencturk, Mehmet
Nascene, David
Rischall, Matt
Rykken, Jeffrey
Ott, Frederick
Responsibility
Alexander McKinney, Zuzan Cayci, Mehmet Gencturk, David Nascene, Matt Rischall, Jeffrey Rykken, Frederick Ott
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 326 p.) : 314 illus., 9 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319954417
9783319954400 (print ed.)
9783319954424 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Head - diagnostic imaging
Neck - diagnostic imaging
Spine - diagnostic imaging
Specialty
Diagnostic Imaging
Abstract
This text provides a comprehensive overview of the normal variations of the neck, spine, temporal bone and face that may simulate disease. Comprised of seven chapters, this atlas focuses on specific topical variations, among them head-neck variants, orbital variants, sinus, and temporal bone variants, and cervical, thoracic, and lumbar variations of the spine. It also includes comparison cases of diseases that should not be confused with normal variants. Atlas of Head/Neck and Spine Normal Imaging Variants is a much needed resource for a diverse audience, including neuroradiologists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, orthopedists, emergency room physicians, family practitioners, and ENT surgeons, as well as their trainees worldwide.
Contents
Head/Neck and Spine Imaging Variants: Introduction -- Sinonasal Variants -- Orbital Variants -- Neck Soft Tissue Variants -- Temporal Bone Variants -- Cervical and Thoracic Spine: Normal Variants and Artifacts -- Lumbosacral Spine Variants.
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Atlas of image-guided spinal procedures

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editor, Michael B. Furman ; associate editors, Thomas S. Lee, Leland Berkwits. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2018.
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Give your patients the non-surgical spine pain relief they need with help from the Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures by Dr. Michael Bruce Furman. This medical reference book features a highly visual atlas format that shows you exactly how to safely and efficiently perform each technique step-by-step. A unique, systematic, safe, and efficient approach makes Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures your go-to resource for spine pain relief for your patients. The highly visual format shows y…
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Furman, Michael B
Lee, Thomas S
Berkwits, Leland
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editor, Michael B. Furman ; associate editors, Thomas S. Lee, Leland Berkwits
Edition
2nd ed.
Alternate Title
Atlas of image guided spinal procedures
Spinal procedures
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource, 560 p.
ISBN
9780323401531
Subjects (MeSH)
Fluoroscopy - methods
Injections, Spinal - methods
Radiography, Interventional - methods
Spinal Cord - diagnostic imaging
Spine - diagnostic imaging
Subjects (LCSH)
Spinal cord - Wounds and injuries - Treatment - Atlases
Injections, Spinal - Atlases
Spinal cord - Radiography - Atlases
Spinal cord - Interventional radiology - Atlases
Spine - radiography - Atlases
Fluoroscopy - methods - Atlases
Injections, Spinal - methods - Atlases
Radiography, Interventional - methods - Atlases
Specialty
Radiography
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Abstract
Give your patients the non-surgical spine pain relief they need with help from the Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures by Dr. Michael Bruce Furman. This medical reference book features a highly visual atlas format that shows you exactly how to safely and efficiently perform each technique step-by-step. A unique, systematic, safe, and efficient approach makes Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures your go-to resource for spine pain relief for your patients. The highly visual format shows you exactly how to perform each technique, highlighting imaging pearls and emphasizing optimal and suboptimal imaging. Updated content includes ultrasound techniques and procedures for "spine mimickers," including hip and shoulder image-guided procedures, keeping you on the cutting edge of contemporary spine pain-relief methods.
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Atlas of image-guided spinal procedures

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Furman, Michael. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2018.
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Furman, Michael
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2018
ISBN
9780323401531
Subjects (MeSH)
Fluoroscopy - methods
Injections, Spinal - methods
Radiography, Interventional - methods
Spinal Cord - diagnostic imaging
Spine - diagnostic imaging
Notes
Access to this online resource is restricted to IWK Health Centre employees working from inside the hospital network.
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Atlas of Infections in Neurosurgery and Spinal Surgery

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Ali Akhaddar. --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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This Atlas is the first reference Atlas covering exclusively all aspects of this multifaceted topic. It is designed to serve as a succinct appropriate resource for neurosurgeons, spinal surgeons, radiologists, neurologists, microbiologists, researchers and infectious disease specialists with an interest in cranio-cerebral and vertebro-medullary infections especially encountered in neurosurgery and spinal surgery. This Atlas is designed to deliver more information in less space than traditional …
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Akhaddar, Ali
Responsibility
Ali Akhaddar
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xix, 343 pages) : 432 illus., 315 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319600864
9783319600857 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Communicable Diseases
Infection Control
Neurosurgical Procedures
Spine - surgery
Abstract
This Atlas is the first reference Atlas covering exclusively all aspects of this multifaceted topic. It is designed to serve as a succinct appropriate resource for neurosurgeons, spinal surgeons, radiologists, neurologists, microbiologists, researchers and infectious disease specialists with an interest in cranio-cerebral and vertebro-medullary infections especially encountered in neurosurgery and spinal surgery. This Atlas is designed to deliver more information in less space than traditional texts, allowing for quick review of the essential facts of this complex infectious topic through pictures. Pertinent imaging and laboratory information are combined with intraoperative photographs and illustrations to help readers visualize variable presentations and enhance their perioperative management. The comprehensive content of this richly-illustrated book covers different infectious diseases seen on neurosurgical and spinal practices. The Atlas is divided into five sections, after a general introduction, the second section focuses on infections of the brain and its coverings. The third section focuses on vertebromedullary infections. The fourth section includes infections following cranial and spinal surgery, and the fifth section provides a description of the most important specific pathogens and other particular conditions. The format makes it easily accessible and includes a definition of each infection and its epidemiology, main clinical presentations, imaging features and laboratory findings, treatment options, and prognosis information. It will help the reader in choosing the most appropriate way to manage this multipart problem. In addition, the book supplies clinicians and investigators with both basic and more sophisticated information and procedures relating to the complications associated with neurosurgical and spinal infections.
Contents
Classification and Sources of Infections -- Laboratory Collections and Sample Processing -- Scalp Abscesses -- Cranial Osteomyelitis -- Cranial Epidural Abscesses -- Cranial Subdural Empyemas -- Post-Traumatic Meningitis -- Brain Abscesses -- Infectious Encephalitis -- Pyogenic Ventriculitis -- Pituitary Abscesses -- Orbital Abscesses -- Mucopyoceles -- Pott's Puffy Tumors -- Intracranial Infectious Aneurysms -- Paraspinal Pyomyositis -- Vertebral Body and Discal Infections -- Spinal Epidural Abscesses -- Spinal Subdural Abscesses -- Spinal Cord Abscesses -- Surgical Site Infections in Cranial Surgery -- Surgical Site Infections in Spinal Surgery -- Brain Tuberculomas -- Spinal Tuberculosis -- Neurocysticercosis -- Brain Hydatid Disease -- Spinal Hydatid Disease -- Other Parasitic Infections of the Central Nervous System -- Fungal Infections of the Central Nervous System -- Central Nervous System Infections in HIV Patients.
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Atlas of Postsurgical Neuroradiology : Imaging of the Brain, Spine, Head, and Neck

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Daniel Thomas Ginat, Per-Lennart A. Westesson. --Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer , c2012.
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The number of surgical procedures performed on the brain, head, neck, and spine has increased markedly in recent decades. As a result, postoperative changes are being encountered more frequently on neuroradiological examinations and constitute an important part of the workflow. However, the imaging correlates of postsurgical changes can be unfamiliar to neuroradiologists and neurosurgeons and are sometimes difficult to interpret. This book is written by experts in the field and contains an abu…
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Ginat, Daniel Thomas
Other Authors
Westesson, Per-Lennart A
Responsibility
Daniel Thomas Ginat, Per-Lennart A. Westesson
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xx, 655 p. : 908 ill., 109 ill. in color)
ISBN
9783642158285
Subjects (MeSH)
Head - diagnostic imaging - Atlases
Neck - diagnostic imaging - Atlases
Spine - diagnostic imaging - Atlases
Neuroimaging - methods - Atlases
Neurosurgical Procedures - Atlases
Postoperative Complications - prevention & control
Radiography
Subjects (LCSH)
Radiology, Medical
Neurosurgery
Head - Surgery
Abstract
The number of surgical procedures performed on the brain, head, neck, and spine has increased markedly in recent decades. As a result, postoperative changes are being encountered more frequently on neuroradiological examinations and constitute an important part of the workflow. However, the imaging correlates of postsurgical changes can be unfamiliar to neuroradiologists and neurosurgeons and are sometimes difficult to interpret. This book is written by experts in the field and contains an abundance of high-quality images and concise descriptions, which should serve as a useful guide to postsurgical neuroradiology. It will familiarize the reader with the various types of surgical procedure, implanted hardware, and complications. Indeed, this work represents the first text dedicated to the realm of postoperative neuroimaging. Topics reviewed include imaging after facial cosmetic surgery; orbital and oculoplastic surgery; sinus surgery; scalp and cranial surgery; brain tumor treatment; psychosurgery, neurodegenerative surgery, and epilepsy surgery; skull base surgery including transsphenoidal pituitary resection; temporal bone surgery including various ossicular prostheses; orthognathic surgery; surgery of the neck including the types of dissection and flap reconstruction; CSF diversion procedures and devices; spine surgery; and vascular and endovascular neurosurgery.
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[Machine generated contents note] 1. Imaging of Facial Cosmetic Surgery -- 1.1. Overview of Facial Cosmetic Materials and Their Imaging Features -- 1.2. Forehead Augmentation -- 1.3. Cheek and Nasolabial Fold Augmentation -- 1.4. Rhinoplasty -- 1.5. Lip Augmentation -- 1.6. Chin and Jaw Augmentation -- Further Reading -- 2. Imaging the Postoperative Orbit -- 2.1. Eyelid Weights -- 2.2. Palpebral Spring -- 2.3. Blepharoplasty -- 2.4. Orbital Wall Reconstruction and Augmentation -- 2.5. Orbital Decompression for Dysthyroid Orbitopathy -- 2.6. Dacryocystorhinostomy and Nasolacrimal Duct Stents -- 2.7. Strabismus Surgery -- 2.8. Glaucoma Surgery -- 2.9. Scleral Buckles -- 2.10. Keratoproslheses -- 2.11. Intraocular Lens Implants -- 2.12. Lensectomy -- 2.13. Pneumatic Retinopexy -- 2.14. Intraocular Silicone Injection -- 2.15. Enucleation, Evisceration, and Globe Prostheses -- 2.16. Orbital Tissue Expanders -- 2.17. Orbital Exenteration -- Further Reading -- 3. Imaging the Paranasal Sinuses and Nasal Cavity After Surgery -- 3.1. Nasal Fracture Reconstruction (Posttraumatic Rhinoplasty) -- 3.2. Septoplasty -- 3.3. Inferior Turbinate Outfracture and Radiofrequency Treatment -- 3.4. Caldwell-Lue Procedure -- 3.5. External Ethmoidectomy -- 3.6. Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery -- 3.7. FESS Complications -- 3.8. Osteoplastic Flap with Frontal Sinus Obliteration -- 3.9. Frontal Sinus Cranialization -- 3.10. Paranasal Sinus Stents -- 3.11. Frontal Sinus Trephination -- 3.12. Decompression, Enucleation, and Ostectomy -- 3.13. Maxilleclomy and Palatectomy -- 3.14. Maxillary Swing -- 3.15. LeFort I Osteotomy -- Further Reading -- 4. Imaging the Postoperative Scalp and Cranium -- 4.1. Occipital Nerve Stimulator -- 4.2. Tissue Expander -- 4.3. Temporal Fossa Implant -- 4.4. Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Skin Grafting -- 4.5. Rotational Galeal Flap Scalp Reconstruction -- 4.6. Free Flap Reconstruction of Complex Scalp Defects -- 4.7. Scalp Tumor Recurrence -- 4.8. Fiducial Markers -- 4.9. Absorbable Hemostatic Agents -- 4.10. Duraplasty and Sealant Agents -- 4.11. Burr Holes -- 4.12. Intracranial Pressure Monitor -- 4.13. Craniotomy -- 4.14. Cranioplasty -- 4.15. Antocranioplasty -- 4.16. Craniectomy and the Meningogaleal Complex -- 4.17. Tension Pneumocephalus -- 4.18. Entered Frontal Sinus, Entered Orbit, and Air Leak -- 4.19. Postoperative Hemorrhage and Hematomas -- 4.20. Postoperative Hygromas -- 4.21. Pseudomeningoceles -- 4.22. Bone Flap Resorption -- 4.23. Postoperative Infection -- 4.24. External Brain Tamponade -- 4.25. Sunken Skin Flap Syndrome -- 4.26. External Brain Herniation -- 4.27. Cranial Vault Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis -- 4.28. Encephalocele Repair -- Further Reading -- 5. Imaging the Postoperative Brain -- 5.1. Brain Tumors -- 5.2. Neurodegenerative, Neuropsychiatric, and Epilepsy Surgery -- Further Reading -- 6. Imaging of the Postoperative Skull Base and Cerebellopontine Angle -- 6.1. Anterior Craniofacial Resection -- 6.2. Decompression of Cystic Sellar/Suprasellar Lesions -- 6.3. Transsphenoidal Resection -- 6.4. Transsphenoidal Resection Complications -- 6.5. Middle Cranial Fossa Reconstruction -- 6.6. Middle Cranial Fossa Approach -- 6.7. Translabyrinthine Resection -- 6.8. Retrosigmoid Craniotomy Approach -- 6.9. Auditory Brainstem Stimulator -- 6.10. Stereotactic "Gamma Knife" Radiosurgery -- Further Reading -- 7. Imaging of the Postoperative Ear and Temporal Bone -- 7.1. Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid (BAHA) Device -- 7.2. Auriculectomy -- 7.3. Auricular Reconstruction -- 7.4. Canalplasty and Meatoplasty -- 7.5. Atresiaplasty -- 7.6. Myringotomy and Tympanostomy Tubes -- 7.7. Myringoplasty and Tympanoplasty -- 7.8. Incus Interposition -- 7.9. Partial Ossicular Reconstruction Prosthesis (PORP), Total Ossicular Reconstruction Prosthesis (TORP), and Vibrating Ossicular Prosthesis (VORP) -- 7.10. Stapedectomy, Stapedotomy, and Stapes Prosthesis -- 7.11. Ossicular Prosthesis Complications -- 7.12. Transcanal Atticotomy -- 7.13. Eustachian Tube Occlusion Procedures -- 7.14. Mastoidectomy and Mastoid Obliteration -- 7.15. Mastoidectomy Complications -- 7.16. Lateral Temporal Bone Resection -- 7.17. Cochlear Implants -- 7.18. Cochlear Implant Complications -- 7.19. Repair of Perilymphatic Fistula -- 7.20. Endolymphatic Sac Decompression and Shunting -- 7.21. Labyrinthectomy -- 7.22. Vestibular Nerve Sectioning -- 7.23. Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Repair -- 7.24. Tube Drainage of Cholesterol Cysts -- Further Reading -- 8. Imaging of Mandible and Temporomandibular Joint Surgery -- 8.1. Vertical Ramus Osteotomy -- 8.2. Sagittal Split Osteotomy -- 8.3. Genioplasty -- 8.4. Mandibular Angle Augmentation -- 8.5. Mandibular Distraction -- 8.6. Fixation of Mandible Fractures -- 8.7. Mandibulotomy -- 8.8. Excision and Enucleation -- 8.9. Cyst Decompression -- 8.10. Coronoidectomy -- 8.11. Mandibulectomy and Mandibular Reconstruction -- 8.12. Emineetomy and Meniscal Plication -- 8.13. Temporomandibular Joint Discectomy -- 8.14. Temporomandibular Joint Costochondral Graft Reconstruction -- 8.15. Temporomandibular Joint Disc Replacement Implants -- 8.16. Temporomandibular Joint Hemiarthroplasty -- 8.17. Temporomandibular Total Joint Arthroplasty -- 8.18. Temporomandibular Joint Disc Implant and Prosthesis Failure -- Further Reading -- 9. Imaging the Postoperative Neck -- 9.1. Reconstruction Flaps -- 9.2. Parotidectomy -- 9.3. Salivary Duct Stenting -- 9.4. Facial Reanimation -- 9.5. Lip Reconstruction -- 9.6. Glossectomy and Floor of Mouth Reconstruction -- 9.7. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy -- 9.8. Neck Dissection -- 9.9. Laryngectomy -- 9.10. Tracheoesophageal Puncture and Voice Prostheses -- 9.11. Montgomery T-Tubes -- 9.12. Salivary Bypass Stent -- 9.13. Laryngeal Stents -- 9.14. Laryngoplasty and Vocal Fold Injection -- 9.15. Arytenoidectomy -- 9.16. Laryngeal Framework Reconstruction -- 9.17. Thyroidectomy -- 9.18. Neck Exploration and Parathyroidectomy -- 9.19. Sistrunk Procedure -- 9.20. Brachytherapy -- 9.21. Vagal Nerve Stimulator -- Further Reading -- 10. Imaging of Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts, Drains, and Diversion Techniques -- 10.1. Types of Procedures -- 10.2. Complications -- Further Reading -- 11. Imaging of Postoperative Spine -- 11.1. Spine Decompression -- 11.2. Spine Stabilization and Fusion -- 11.3. Dynamic Stabilization and Miscellaneous Devices of the Spine -- 11.4. Failed Back Surgery Syndrome -- 11.5. Percutaneous Spine Treatments -- Further Reading -- 12. Imaging of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery -- 12.1. Vascular Surgery -- 12.2. Endovascular Surgery -- Further Reading.
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Atlas of Postsurgical Neuroradiology : Imaging of the Brain, Spine, Head, and Neck

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Daniel Thomas Ginat, Per-Lennart A. Westesson, editors. (Second edition) --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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This book, now in a revised and updated second edition, remains a unique reference on postoperative neuroimaging. It is designed as a guide that will familiarize the reader with the radiological features of various types of surgical procedures, implanted hardware, and potential complications. Specific topics covered include imaging after facial cosmetic surgery; orbital and oculoplastic surgery; sinus surgery; scalp and cranial surgery; brain tumor treatment; psychosurgery, neurodegenerative su…
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Ginat, Daniel Thomas
Westesson, Per-Lennart A
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Daniel Thomas Ginat, Per-Lennart A. Westesson, editors
Edition
Second edition
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 710 pages) : 904 illus., 123 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319523415
9783319523408 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Head - diagnostic imaging
Neck - diagnostic imaging
Neuroimaging - methods
Neurosurgical Procedures
Postoperative Complications - prevention & control
Spine - diagnostic imaging
Abstract
This book, now in a revised and updated second edition, remains a unique reference on postoperative neuroimaging. It is designed as a guide that will familiarize the reader with the radiological features of various types of surgical procedures, implanted hardware, and potential complications. Specific topics covered include imaging after facial cosmetic surgery; orbital and oculoplastic surgery; sinus surgery; scalp and cranial surgery; brain tumor treatment; psychosurgery, neurodegenerative surgery, and epilepsy surgery; skull base surgery, including transsphenoidal resection; temporal bone surgery, including various ossicular prostheses; orthognathic surgery; head and neck oncologic surgery, including neck dissection and flap reconstruction; CSF diversion procedures and devices; spine surgery; and vascular and endovascular neurosurgery. The book is written by experts in the field and contains an abundance of high-quality images and concise descriptions. It will be of value for neuroradiologists, neurosurgeons, and otolaryngologists wishing to deepen their knowledge of the imaging correlates of postsurgical findings and to improve their ability to interpret images correctly.
Contents
Imaging of Facial Cosmetic Surgery -- Imaging the Postoperative Orbit -- Imaging the Paranasal Sinuses and Nasal Cavity After Surgery -- Imaging the Postoperative Scalp and Cranium -- Imaging the Intraoperative and Postoperative Brain -- Imaging of Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts, Drains, and Diversion Techniques -- Imaging of the Postoperative Skull Base and Cerebellopontine Angle -- Imaging of the Postoperative Ear and Temporal Bone -- Imaging of Orthognathic, Maxillofacial, and Temporomandibular Joint Surgery -- Imaging the Postoperative Neck -- Imaging of Postoperative Spine -- Imaging of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.
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Benzel's spine surgery : techniques, complication avoidance, and management

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editors Michael P. Steinmetz, Sigurd H. Berven, Edward C. Benzel. (5th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2022.
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Written and edited by world-renowned experts in the field, Benzel’s Spine Surgery: techniques, complication avoidance and management, 5th edition, provides expert, step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and management of disorders of the spine. This definitive, two-volume work explores the full spectrum of techniques used in spine surgery, giving you the tools you need to hone your skills and increase your knowledge in this challenging area. Clearly organized and extensively revised throughou…
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Benzel, Edward C.
Steinmetz, Michael P.
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editors Michael P. Steinmetz, Sigurd H. Berven, Edward C. Benzel
Edition
5th ed.
Alternate Title
Spine surgery
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2022
Physical Description
1 online resource, 1736 p.
ISBN
9780323636681
Subjects (MeSH)
Spinal Diseases - surgery
Intraoperative Complications - prevention & control
Spine - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Spine - Surgery
Spine - Wounds and injuries - Treatment
Abstract
Written and edited by world-renowned experts in the field, Benzel’s Spine Surgery: techniques, complication avoidance and management, 5th edition, provides expert, step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and management of disorders of the spine. This definitive, two-volume work explores the full spectrum of techniques used in spine surgery, giving you the tools you need to hone your skills and increase your knowledge in this challenging area. Clearly organized and extensively revised throughout, it features contributions from both neurosurgeons and orthopaedic surgeons to present a truly comprehensive approach to spine disease.
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Benzel's spine surgery : techniques, complication avoidance, and management

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Steinmetz, Michael. (5th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2022.
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Steinmetz, Michael
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2022
ISBN
9780323636681
Subjects (MeSH)
Spinal Diseases - surgery
Intraoperative Complications - prevention & control
Spine - surgery
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Best evidence for spine surgery : 20 cardinal cases

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editors, Rahul Jandial, Steven R. Garfin ; associate editors, Christopher Ames ... [et al.]. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders , c2012.
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Best Evidence for Spine Surgery provides representative cases that help you determine the optimal surgical interventions for your patients. Drs. Rahul Jandial and Steven R. Garfin, and a balanced team of prominent neurosurgeons and orthopaedists, address the trend toward a more collaborative approach between spine and orthopaedic surgery. This easy-to-read, evidence-based resource also features "Tips from the masters" for a quick review of important elements of diagnosis and treatment and onlin…
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Ames, Christopher P
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editors, Rahul Jandial, Steven R. Garfin ; associate editors, Christopher Ames ... [et al.]
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier Saunders
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (261 p.)
ISBN
9781455723256 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - surgery - Case Reports
Evidence-Based Medicine - Case Reports
Orthopedic Procedures - methods - Case Reports
Spinal Diseases - surgery - Case Reports
Subjects (LCSH)
Spine - Surgery - Case studies
Evidence-based medicine - Case studies
Spine - Diseases - Case studies
Spine - surgery - Case Reports
Evidence-Based Medicine - Case Reports
Orthopedic Procedures - methods - Case Reports
Spinal Diseases - surgery - Case Reports
Abstract
Best Evidence for Spine Surgery provides representative cases that help you determine the optimal surgical interventions for your patients. Drs. Rahul Jandial and Steven R. Garfin, and a balanced team of prominent neurosurgeons and orthopaedists, address the trend toward a more collaborative approach between spine and orthopaedic surgery. This easy-to-read, evidence-based resource also features "Tips from the masters" for a quick review of important elements of diagnosis and treatment and online access at www.expertconsult.com with fully searchable text and downloadable images. Choose the best options for your patients using evidence that supports the optimal surgical intervention for each case. Access the fully searchable text online at www.expertconsult.com, along with a downloadable image gallery and a video library demonstrating nuances of key techniques. Apply a multi-disciplinary approach through coverage that reflects the changing nature of the specialty with chapters written by neurosurgeons and orthopaedists. Quickly review the most important elements of diagnosis through "Tips from the masters." Easily find the information you need with a consistent, case-based format that clearly presents evidence and techniques.
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Cervical disk herniation : anterior cervical diskectomy and fusion versus arthroplasty / Mir H. Ali, Frank M. Phillips -- Multilevel anterior cervical diskectomy and fusion : bone-grafting options / Sheeraz A. Qureshi, Andrew C. Hecht, Scott D. Boden -- Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament : anterior versus posterior approach / Garrick W. Cason, Edward R. Anderson III, Harry N. Herkowitz -- Minimally invasive approaches to thoracic disk herniations / Alfred T. Ogden, Michael G. Kaiser, Richard G. Fessler -- Lumbar disk herniation with mild neurological deficit : microdiskectomy versus conservative treatment / Kelli L. Crabtree, Paul M. Arnold -- Cervical spondylosis-spinal stenosis : laminoplasty versus laminectomy and fusion / Yu-Po Lee, Niraj Patel, Steven R. Garfin -- Lumbar degenerative disk disease : fusion versus artificial disk / Michael F. Duffy, Jack E. Zigler -- Degenerative spondylolisthesis with radicular pain : decompression only versus decompression and fusion / Tuan V. Nguyen, Robert A. McGuire Jr. -- Asymptomatic intradural Schwannoma : surgery versus radiosurgery versus observation / Christopher E. Mandigo, Paul C. McCormick -- Pseudotumor : transoral versus posterior fusion / Daniel M. Sciubba ... [et al.] -- Odontoid fracture in the elderly : odontoid screws versus posterior fusion / Harvey E. Smith, Scott D. Daffner, Alexander R. Vaccaro -- C1-C2 fusion : transarticular screws versus Harms procedure / Thomas J. Kesman, Bradford L. Currier -- Multilevel cervical corpectomy : anterior-only versus circumferential instrumentation / Andrew J. Schoenfeld, Christopher M. Bono -- Cervical jumped facets and incomplete neurological deficit : closed reduction versus urgent surgery / Michael A. Finn, Paul A. Anderson -- Laminectomy across cervico thoracic junction : fusion versus non fusion / Timothy E. Link, Rahul Jandial, Volker K.H. Sonntag -- Vertebral metastases : ventral and dorsal approach versus lateral -- Extracavitary transpedicular approach / John H. Shin, Edward C. Benzel -- Degenerative scoliosis: anterior and posterior fusion versus posterior fusion / Krishna Gumidyala, Sigurd Berven -- Sagittal imbalance: multiple Smith-Petersen osteotomies versus pedicle substraction osteotomies / Jamal McClendon ... [et al.] -- L1-S1 fusion: extending to T12 and pelvis and when to include L5-S1 anterior grafting / Steven Mardjetko -- High-grade spondylolisthesis : reduction and fusion versus in situ fusion / Matthew B. Maserati, Christopher I. Shaffrey, Adam S. Kanter.
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Comparative management of spine pathology

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Chaichana, Kaisom L. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier
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Chaichana, Kaisom L.
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Quiñones-Hinojosa, Alfredo
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Physical Description
online resource
ISBN
9780323825573
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - pathology
Spinal Diseases - diagnosis
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Complications of spine surgery : treatment and prevention

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An, Howard S. --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2006.
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WE 725 C737 2006
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 725 C737 2006
Author
An, Howard S
Other Authors
Jenis, Louis G
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2006
Physical Description
195 p.
ISBN
0781757916
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - surgery
Intraoperative Complications - prevention & control
Intraoperative Complications - therapy
Postoperative Complications - prevention & control
Postoperative Complications - therapy
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
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Diagnosis and treatment of pain of vertebral origin

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Maigne, Robert. (2nd ed.) --Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , 2006.
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WE 725 M218d 2006
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Halifax Infirmary
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WE 725 M218d 2006
Author
Maigne, Robert
Other Authors
Nieves, Walter L
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Date of Publication
2006
Physical Description
543 p.
ISBN
0849331218
Subjects (MeSH)
Spine - physiopathology
Spinal Diseases - diagnosis
Back Pain - therapy
Manipulation, Orthopedic
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Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
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Disordered Vertebral and Rib Morphology in Pudgy Mice : Structural Relationships to Human Congenital Scoliosis

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Frederic Shapiro. --Cham: Springer , c2016.
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This book presents results obtained from the whole mount preparations, radiological, and histological studies of 60 pu/pu and pu/+ mice from late embryo until 3 months of age. Most mice were in the embryo to 6 week age group where vertebral developmental changes are most marked. Although vertebral abnormalities have been identified as due to mutations in the delta-like 3 (Dll3) gene, it is evident that each mouse has differing structural abnormalities. The disorder is analogous to human congeni…
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Shapiro, Frederic
Responsibility
Frederic Shapiro
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 123 p. : 20 illus., 15 illus. in color)
Series Vol.
221
Series Title
Advances in anatomy, embryology and cell biology
ISBN
9783319431512
9783319431499 (print ed.)
ISSN
0301-5556
Subjects (MeSH)
Mice - abnormalities
Scoliosis
Spine - abnormalities
Abstract
This book presents results obtained from the whole mount preparations, radiological, and histological studies of 60 pu/pu and pu/+ mice from late embryo until 3 months of age. Most mice were in the embryo to 6 week age group where vertebral developmental changes are most marked. Although vertebral abnormalities have been identified as due to mutations in the delta-like 3 (Dll3) gene, it is evident that each mouse has differing structural abnormalities. The disorder is analogous to human congenital scoliosis, a common variant of which is spondylocostal dysplasia. The histological studies presented in this book include plastic embedded sections which allow for high level resolution not only of vertebrae, intervertebral discs, and ribs but also of associated spinal cord, nerve roots and ganglia. In addition an overview of embryo and neonatal development in mouse, chick and human vertebrae is provided to better assess how and where deviant pathoanatomy occurs. The book discusses the possible variables involved in creating final deformity beyond the gene abnormality itself.
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[publisher supplied] I. INTRODUCTION -- II. MATERIALS AND METHODS -- 1. Source, distribution, and ages of pudgy and non-affected mice. - 2. Whole mount preparations -- 3. Radiographic studies -- 4. Histologic studies -- 5. Computerized three-dimensional reconstructions -- 6. Previous studies on chick vertebral development and human congenital scoliosis -- III. RESULTS -- 1. Gross appearance -- 2. Whole mount appearances -- 3. Radiographic studies -- 4. Histology studies: vertebrae, ribs, intervertebral discs and ganglia -- 5. Computerized three-dimensional reconstructions -- 6. Chick embryo vertebral development -- 7. Radiology and histopathology of human congenital scoliosis spine -- IV. DISCUSSION -- ion -- 3. The pudgy mouse -- 4. Genetic influences on axial development; mutations identified in mouse models with vertebral deformation -- 5. Congenital scoliosis (human); its similarity with pudgy mouse vertebral abnormalities -- 6. Pathogenesis of pudgy and human congenital scoliosis based on histopathologic studies -- V. CONCLUSIONS -- 1. Implications of pudgy vertebral abnormalities for biologic research -- 2. Implications of pudgy vertebral abnormalities for clinical patient treatment. .
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