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Title Endoscopic pituitary surgery : endocrine, neuro-ophthalmologic, and surgical management / [edited by] Theodore H. Schwartz, Vijay K. Anand.

Imprint New York : Thieme ; Rolling Meadows, Ill. : American Association of Neurosurgeons, 2012.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xxv, 358 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Title from title screen (viewed January 18, 2012).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery: Endocrine, Neuro-Ophthalmologic, and Surgical Management; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Continuing Medical Education Credit Information and Objectives; Disclosure Information; Historical Perspective; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; 1 History of Pituitary Surgery; 2 Anatomy of the Pituitary Gland and Parasellar Region; 3 Endoscopic Equipment; 4 Preoperative Endocrine Evaluation; 5 Radiographic Evaluation of Pituitary Tumors; 6 Indications for Surgery on Pituitary Tumors: An Endocrinologist's Perspective.
7 Indications for Surgery on Pituitary Tumors: A Neurosurgeon's Perspective8 Histology of Pituitary Tumors; 9 Prolactinomas and Apoplexy; 10 Acromegaly; 11 Cushing's Disease; 12 Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone Tumors; 13 Clinical Management of Nonfunctioning Pituitary Adenomas; 14 Neuro-Ophthalmologic Considerations; 15 Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Approach to the Sella; 16 Clinical Pearls in Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery: A Neurosurgeon's Perspective; 17 Clinical Pearls in Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery: An Otolaryngologist's Perspective; 18 Virtual Endoscopy in Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery.
19 3D Stereoendoscopic Pituitary Surgery*20 Endoscope-Assisted Transsphenoidal Surgery; 21 Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery in the Cavernous Sinus; 22 Microscopic versus Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Pituitary Surgery; 23 Microscopic and Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Pituitary Surgery: A Reasoned and Balanced Dialectic; 24 Extended Endonasal, Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Approach versus Craniotomy for Giant Pituitary Macroadenomas; 25 Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Fractionated Radiation for Pituitary Tumors.
26 Atypical Adenoma, Pituitary Carcinoma, and the Role of Chemotherapy in the Management of Refractory Pituitary Adenoma27 The Utility of Intraoperative MRI in Pituitary Surgery; 28 Limited Utility of Intraoperative MRI in Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery; 29 The Role of Stereotactic Navigation in Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery; 30 Anesthesia Considerations; 31 Managing Postoperative Sinusitis; 32 Managing Carotid Injury During Transsphenoidal Surgery; 33 Managing Postoperative CSF Leak.
Summary Offering the unique dual perspective of neurosurgeons and otolaryngologists, Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery: Endocrine, Neuro-Ophthalmologic and Surgical Management ...
Note 2012 Georg Thieme Verlag KG
Subject Pituitary gland -- Endoscopic surgery.
Pituitary Diseases -- surgery.
Endoscopy -- methods.
Pituitary Gland -- surgery.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Schwartz, Theodore H.
Anand, Vijay K., 1951-
American Association of Neurosurgeons.
Other Form: Print version: Endoscopic pituiatary surgery : endocrine, neuro-ophthalmologic, and surgical management. 1604063475 9781604063479 (DLC) 2010054493 (NLM) 101550486 (OCoLC)695526422
ISBN 1604063491 (electronic bk.)
9781604063493 (electronic bk.)
1604063475 (paper)
9781604063479 (paper)
Standard No. 9786613372017
10.1055/b-002-85454 doi
DEBSZ 489845037
NLM 101550486

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