Pediatric Neurovascular Disease
BeschreibungAn exceptional clinical reference for specialists treating pediatric neurovascular disease... Designed to bridge the gap between the pediatric specialist unaccustomed to handling neurovascular pathologies and the neurovascular specialist unaccustomed to treating pediatric patients, Pediatric Neurovascular Disease: Surgical, Endovascular, and Medical Management covers the latest multi-modal techniques for managing pediatric neurovascular disease, disorders, and malformations. It contains full descriptions and insightful perspectives on the most advanced surgical, endovascular, and medical treatments for cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous fistulas, arteriovenous malformations, vein of Galen malformations, moyamoya disease, spinal vascular malformations, pediatric stroke, and thrombolysis. Highlights: -Detailed coverage of the cutting-edge treatments revolutionizing the neurovascular field -Easy-to-follow organization of disease topics according to endovascular, surgical, or medical treatment method -Discussion of endovascular techniques and tools for angioplasty and stents in children, as well as how to manage possible complications such as stroke and hemorrhage -More than 200 illustrations and radiological images highlighting key concepts and principles of disease pathology -Review of the existing literature helps the clinician gain a full understanding of the fundamentals in neurovascular disease management With contributions from world-renowned experts, this text is an exceptional clinical reference for neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, neurointerventionalists, neurologists, and pediatricians seeking to gain expertise in a multi-pronged approach to pediatric neurovascular disease. Michael J. Alexander, M.D., F.A.C.S., is Director, Duke University Neurovascular Center, Division of Neurosurgery, Duke University Medical School, Durham, North Carolina. Robert F. Spetzler, M.D., is Director, Barrow Neurological Institute, J. N. Haber Chairman of Neurological Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, and Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.
InhaltsverzeichnisSection I. Medical and Diagnostic Evaluation and Issues 1. Development of the Cerebral Vasculature 2. Neurovascular Disorders and Syndromes 3. Etiology and Management of Pediatric Stroke 4. Neuroangiography in the Pediatric Patient Section II. Surgical Therapy 5. Cavernous Malformations in Children 6. Moya Moya Disease in Children 7. Surgical Treatment of Pediatric Cerebral Aneurysms 8. Cerebral Arteriovenous Fistulas - Surgical Treatment 9. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations - Surgical Treatment 10. Vein of Galen Malformations - Surgical Treatment 11. Spinal Vascular Malformations - Surgical Treatment 12. Pediatric Radiosurgery Section III. Endovascular Therapy 13. Endovascular Treatment of Pediatric Cerebral Aneurysms 14. Cerebral Arteriovenous Fistulas - Endovascular Treatment 15. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations - Endovascular 16. Vein of Galen Malformations - Endovascular Treatment 17. Spinal Vascular Malformations - Endovascular Treatment 18. Thrombolysis in Children 19. Angioplasty and Stents in Children
PortraitMichael J. Alexander, Robert F. Spetzler
Untertitel: Surgical, Endovascular and Medical Management. 210 Illustriert. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Thieme Georg Verlag
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2005
Seitenanzahl: 220 Seiten