Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions

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

  • This book is a comprehensive guide for patients and families under neurosurgical care
  • Is it co-authored by reputed neurosurgeons 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 neuro-surgical 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 comprehensive 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. This book has been specially written and illustrated for families of patients undergoing neurosurgical procedures of the spine and peripheral nerve surgeries, as well as rehabilitation. 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

From the book reviews:

“This pocket-sized book concisely presents the current understanding of the management of common neurosurgical disorders. … The book is aimed at students and trainees in their early years of training. It is also appropriate for general practitioners, family practitioners, pediatricians, and other intermediate caregivers. … This book is current, concise, and well illustrated, and provides answers to commonly asked questions about neurosurgical treatment of brain and spinal cord disorders.” (Ramsis Farid Ghaly, Doody’s Book Reviews, April, 2015)


Table of contents (18 chapters)

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eBook $119.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-10693-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-10692-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions
Editors
  • Abhishek Agrawal
  • Gavin Britz
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-10693-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-10693-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-10692-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 208
Number of Illustrations and Tables
18 b/w illustrations, 36 illustrations in colour
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