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Title Spinal deformities : the essentials / [edited by] Robert F. Heary, Todd J. Albert.

Publication Info. New York : Thieme, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (xx, 241 pages) : illustrations (some color)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Preceded by Spinal deformities / Robert F. Heary, Todd J. Albert. c2007.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Spinal Deformities: The Essentials; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Contributors; Principles of Spinal Deformities; 1 The History and Overview of Spinal Deformity; 1.1 The History of Spinal Deformity; 1.2 Overview of Spinal Deformity; 1.3 Spinal Deformity Terms and Principles; 1.4 Evaluation of the Patient with a Spinal Deformity; 1.5 Indications for Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery; 1.6 Operative Treatments; 1.7 Postoperative Considerations; 1.8 Results and Complications; 1.9 Future Developments; 1.10 Conclusion ; References.
2 Measuring Value in Spinal Deformity Care2.1 The Importance of Health Care Economics; 2.2 Outcome Measures in Spinal Deformity Surgery; 2.3 Minimum Clinically Important Difference and Substantial Clinical Benefit; 2.4 QALYs, ICER, and Value in Health Care Decision Making; 2.5 Value in Spinal Deformity Care; 2.6 Conclusion; References; 3 Intraoperative Neuromonitoring in Spinal Deformity Surgery; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Neurophysiological Monitoring Techniques; 3.2.1 Somatosensory Evoked Potentials; 3.2.2 Transcranial Electric Motor Evoked Potentials; 3.2.3 The H-Reflex; 3.2.4 Electromyography.
3.2.5 Stimulated Electromyography3.2.6 The Transpsoas Approach; 3.3 The Role of IONM in Monitoring Patient Positioning; 3.4 Pathophysiology of Evoked Potential and Electromyography Changes; 3.5 Effects of Anesthetics on Neurophysiological Signals; 3.6 Conclusion; References; 4 Anatomy and Evaluation of Spinal Alignment; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Clinical and Radiographic Evaluation of Deformity; 4.2.1 Coronal Alignment Angles and Displacements; Regional Spinal Alignment; Pelvic Alignment; Global Spinal Alignment; Sagittal Alignment Angles and Displacements; Regional Spinal Alignment.
Pelvic AlignmentGlobal Spinal Alignment; 4.3 Conclusion; References; 5 Anatomical Variants with Spinal Deformity; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Vertebral Body; 5.2.1 Idiopathic Scoliosis; 5.2.2 Congenital/Dysplastic and Isthmic Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis; 5.2.3 Scheuermann Kyphosis; 5.3 Ribs; 5.4 Pedicles; 5.5 Spinous Processes; 5.6 Facet Joints and Pars Interarticularis; 5.7 Spinal Cord; 5.8 Vascular Structures; 5.8.1 Aorta; 5.8.2 Segmental Vessels; References; 6 The Importance of the Sacrum and Pelvis in Deformity Evaluation and Treatment; 6.1 Introduction.
6.2 Pelvic Radiographic Parameters and Compensation6.3 Evaluation; 6.4 Classification; 6.5 Treatment; 6.6 Conclusion; References; 7 The Lenke Classification System for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Radiographic Measurements; 7.3 Classification Schemes for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis; 7.4 Lenke AIS Classification System; 7.5 Operative Treatment of AIS According to Curve Types; 7.5.1 Type 1: Main Thoracic Curves; 7.5.2 Type 2: Double Thoracic Curves; 7.5.3 Type 3: Double Major Curves; 7.5.4 Type 4: Triple Major Curves; 7.5.5 Type 5: Thoracolumbar/Lumbar Curves.
Summary Spinal Deformities: The Essentials, Second Edition presents a detailed overview of current key principles and practices involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with spinal deformities. Each chapter of this introductory text begins with The Essentials, a bulleted list that summarizes the most important concepts presented, providing busy surgeons, residents, and fellows with a quick refresher before surgery. Key Features of the second edition: Seven new chapters: Measuring Value in Spinal Deformity Care; Intraoperative Neuromonitoring in Spinal Deformity Surgery; Anatomy with an with an Emphasis on Alignment; The Importance of the Sacrum and Pelvis in Deformity Evaluation and Treatment; Early Onset Scoliosis; Lateral Interbody Fusion Approaches in Spinal Deformity; and Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) for Adult Deformities.
Subject Spine -- Abnormalities -- Surgery.
Scoliosis -- Surgery.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Scoliosis -- Surgery. (OCoLC)fst01109033
Spine -- Abnormalities -- Surgery. (OCoLC)fst01766321
Spinal Curvatures -- surgery.
Spinal Injuries -- surgery.
Spine -- surgery.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Heary, Robert F., editor.
Albert, Todd J., editor.
Other Form: Print version: Spinal deformities. Second edition 9781604064117 (DLC) 2014002450 (OCoLC)868971989
ISBN 9781604064124 (electronic bk.)
1604064129 (electronic bk.)

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