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Acta Neurochirurgica Supplement

Hydrocephalus

Selected Papers from the International Workshop in Crete, 2010

Editors: Aygok, Gunes A., Rekate, Harold L. (Eds.)

  • State-of-the-art
  • Advances in management of both pediatric and adult hydrocephlaus
  • Introducing the new classification for hydrocephalus
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The contributions in this volume, presented at the 5th International Hydrocephalus Workshop in May 2010 in Crete, Greece, give the present state-of-the-art in timely diagnosis and treatment of hydrocephalus.
The topics covered include advances in management of both pediatric and adult hydrocephalus, identifying shunt responders, clinical experiences in endoscopic third ventriculostomy, clinical trials, pathophysiology, experimental studies, and  the new classification for hydrocephalus.

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“This book presents recent updates and new concepts in the treatment of hydrocephalus from the fifth international workshop in Crete, Greece, May 20-23, 2010. … The audience includes adult and pediatric neurosurgeons and neurologists, family practitioners, biomedical personal, and neuroradiologists. It is good for university and department libraries. … This is a major contribution to the literature on the progress in the management of adult and pediatric hydrocephalus. It is timely and written by well-known authors in the field.” (Ramsis Farid Ghaly, Doody’s Review Service, June, 2012)

Table of contents (37 chapters)

  • Fifth International Hydrocephalus Workshop, Crete, Greece, May 20–23, 2010: Themes and Highlights

    Rekate, Harold L. (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • Modeling of CSF Dynamics: Legacy of Professor Anthony Marmarou

    Czosnyka, Marek (et al.)

    Pages 9-14

  • Ethical Considerations in Hydrocephalus Research That Involves Children and Adults

    Williams, Michael A.

    Pages 15-19

  • Conservative Versus Surgical Management of Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: A Prospective Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial: Study Protocol

    Toma, Ahmed K. (et al.)

    Pages 21-23

  • Ten Years of Clinical Experience in the Use of Fixed-Pressure Versus Programmable Valves: A Retrospective Study of 159 Patients

    Mpakopoulou, Maria (et al.)

    Pages 25-28

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Hardcover $289.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Hydrocephalus
Book Subtitle
Selected Papers from the International Workshop in Crete, 2010
Editors
  • Gunes A. Aygok
  • Harold L. Rekate
Series Title
Acta Neurochirurgica Supplement
Series Volume
113
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag/Wien
eBook ISBN
978-3-7091-0923-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-7091-0923-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-7091-0922-9
Series ISSN
0065-1419
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 198
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