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Title The lumbar intervertebral disc / editors, Frank M. Phillips and Carl Lauryssen.

Imprint New York, NY : Thieme Medical Publishers, 2010.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xix, 305 pages) : color illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Basic science -- Epidemiology and economics of intervertebral disc disease -- Anatomy and physiology of the lumbar intervertebral disc and endplates -- Biology of the lumbar intervertebral disc -- Biomechanics of the lumbar intervertebral disc -- Mechanisms of pain from intervertebral discs -- Biology and biomechanics of the spinal degenerative cascade -- Disc herniation -- Pathophysiology and etiology of intervertebral disc herniation -- Clinical features of herniated nucleus pulposus -- Nonsurgical treatment of herniated nucleus pulposus -- Percutaneous decompression -- Decompressive surgery for herniated nucleus pulposus (open, micro, and minimally invasive approaches) -- Annular repair and barrier technologies -- Degenerative disc disease -- Clinical presentation of disc degeneration -- Degenerative disc imaging -- Provocative testing (discography) -- Presurgical psychological screening -- Treatment of degenerative disc disease -- Mechanical diagnosis and therapy -- Role of education and back schools -- Cognitive therapy for symptomatic disc degeneration -- Biologic therapies for disc repair -- Intradiscal therapy -- Nucleus augmentation -- Interspinous devices -- Posterior nonfusion pedicle screw-based stabilization -- Lumbar spine arthroplasty -- Spinal fusion: posterior approaches -- Spinal fusion: anterior approach -- Spinal fusion: combined anteroposterior approach -- Minimally invasive spinal fusion procedures -- Biologics for spinal fusion -- Postoperative rehabilitation of lumbar spine patients -- Surgical treatment of degenerative lumbar disc disease: a critical review.
Note Print version record.
Subject Intervertebral disk -- Diseases.
Lumbar vertebrae.
Intervertebral Disc.
Lumbosacral Region.
Spinal Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Intervertebral disk -- Diseases. (OCoLC)fst00977594
Lumbar vertebrae. (OCoLC)fst01003482
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Phillips, Frank M.
Lauryssen, Carl.
Other Form: Print version: Lumbar intervertebral disc. New York, NY : Thieme Medical Publishers, 2010 9781604060485 (DLC) 2009012072 (OCoLC)317249514
ISBN 9781604060980 (electronic bk.)
1604060980 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 9786612785351

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