Neuroendoscopy

Current Status and Future Trends

Editors: Sgouros, Spyros (Ed.)

  • Presents the distilled experience of world experts
  • Discusses the applications of neuroendoscopy in a wide variety of settings, including hydrocephalus, different tumor types, colloid and suprasellar arachnoid cysts, Chiari malformation, and craniosynostosis
  • Reviews neuroendoscopy equipment and the results of international trials
  • Identifies likely future trends
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About this book

As a result of technological improvements, neuroendoscopy is now used in the treatment of many more patients, enabling the performance of previously unavailable operations with low complication rates and rapid patient recovery. This book presents the distilled experience of world experts in this evolving field. Current applications in a wide variety of settings are explained in detail and likely future developments are identified. In addition, the available neuroendoscopic instruments are reviewed and the results of international trials and collaborative studies, presented. This book will fully acquaint the reader with the breadth and depth of available neuroendoscopy techniques and their impressive therapeutic potential. It should serve as the reference book on neuroendoscopy for the next 10 years.

About the authors

Spyros Sgouros is Professor of Neurosurgery at the Attikon University Hospital in Athens, Greece. He has a known academic and research profile in pediatric neurosurgery. He has published extensively in CSF disorders, brain tumors and craniosynostosis. He is in the Executive Board of the International and European Societies for Pediatric Neurosurgery and the International Federation of Neuroendoscopy. He is Associate Editor of Child's Nervous System and is co-editing a new large textbook in CSF disorders, due to appear in print summer 2009. Professor Sgouros is reviewing papers for most mainstream neurosurgical journals.

Reviews

From the reviews:

“This text monograph concerns a comprehensive guide and atlas for neuroendoscopy of brain and spinal cord MIN. … The book will be the best guide to neuroendoscopic anatomy and navigation for the CNS biopsies and surgeries. … This book is of value to all neurosurgeons, residents, fellows, and medical students.” (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, January, 2014)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  • Historical Trends of Neuroendoscopic Surgery

    Bauer, Bernhard L.

    Pages 1-9

  • The Application of Neuroendoscopic Techniques in Improving Altered CSF Physiology

    Enchev, Yavor P. (et al.)

    Pages 11-30

  • Neuroendoscopy in Infants and the International Infant Hydrocephalus Study (IIHS)

    Constantini, Shlomi (et al.)

    Pages 31-46

  • Controversies in the Endoscopic Management of the Various Forms of Hydrocephalus

    Cinalli, Giuseppe (et al.)

    Pages 47-56

  • Current Status and Future Developments of Neuroendoscopic Management of Pituitary Tumours and Craniopharyngiomas

    Cappabianca, Paolo (et al.)

    Pages 57-64

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Neuroendoscopy
Book Subtitle
Current Status and Future Trends
Editors
  • Spyros Sgouros
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-39085-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-39085-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-39084-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-50575-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 233
Number of Illustrations and Tables
35 b/w illustrations, 106 illustrations in colour
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