Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions

Editors: Agrawal, Abhishek, Britz, Gavin (Eds.)

  • ​This book is a comprehensive guide for patients and families under neurosurgical care
  • It is co-authored by reputed neurosurgeons in the country, who have a mastery in the subject
  • This book is from the physicians and the patients/families to the future patients and families whose loved ones are under neurosurgical care or in the neuro-intensive care unit
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About this book

Patients with neurosurgical conditions are almost always referred from either primary care physicians, neurologists, internist or a specialist in family medicine. This guide will answer commonly asked questions about common neurosurgical conditions related to brain and spinal cord, in an attempt to fill in the gap and answer numerous questions that arises after a diagnosis is made on the loved ones. There are over 1500 academic and private hospitals in USA who have dedicated tertiary Neurosurgery services and cater millions of people in need, in addition to numerous centers that have level I and II trauma care. We aim to reach these centers and the families of the patients undergoing neurosurgical procedures. This book has been specially written and illustrated for families of patients undergoing neurosurgical procedures. It is straightforward, with non-technical language explaining the basics of neurosurgical diseases and their management including legal, ethical and financial issues.

About the authors

Dr Abhishek Agrawal, M.D.: House Staff, Department of Neurosurgery/ Radiology, Brigham and Women’s’ Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston. Dr Gavin Britz, MBCCh, MPH, FAANS: Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Methodist Neurological Institute, Houston, Texas.

Reviews

“This is a concise summary of important areas in neurosurgical philosophy, diagnosis, treatment, and prognoses. It will serve as a reference to both students and house officers as a quick review of some of these essentials.” (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, May, 2015)


Table of contents (17 chapters)

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-06565-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions
Editors
  • Abhishek Agrawal
  • Gavin Britz
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-06566-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-06566-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-06565-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 187
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations, 28 illustrations in colour
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