Cell Therapy for Perinatal Brain Injury 1st ed

Cell Therapy for Perinatal Brain Injury 1st ed

This book provides a wealth of insights, advances and new perspectives on cell therapy for different types of neonatal ischemic disease, such as Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE), Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL) and neonatal infarction. These diseases pose serious challenges for neonatologists and neurologists, because the severe sequelae lead to decreasing QOL for patients and their families. Accordingly, new treatments for neonatal ischemic diseases are needed all over the world. The book develops […]

Pediatric Surgery: A Quick Guide to Decision-making 1st ed

Pediatric Surgery: A Quick Guide to Decision-making 1st ed

This book covers all the common surgical diseases affecting children, reflecting the latest available information. In addition, it discusses recent advances in pediatric surgery, including fetal interventions and minimally invasive surgery. The text is presented in a concise and reader-friendly style and complemented by numerous photographs and illustrations to aid in comprehension. Each chapter is structured in a systematic uniform pattern, examining the embryology, incidence, and approach to diagnosis and […]

Oculoplastic Surgery: The Essentials 1st edition Edition

Oculoplastic Surgery: The Essentials 1st edition Edition

Drawing on the expertise of a multidisciplinary team of experts, this unique text systematically covers the three major branches of oculoplastic surgery – general, aesthetic, and orbital diseases – in a concise format that focuses on only the most relevant, must-know information. Packed with hundreds of full-color illustrations, Oculoplastic Surgery: The Essentials provides readers with easily accessible descriptions of key techniques and procedures. Features 764 original, high-quality illustrations, including many in full […]

Handbook of General Surgical Emergencies 1st Edition

Handbook of General Surgical Emergencies 1st Edition

This is a quick and easy portal of vital information for medical students and clinicians working in accident and emergency departments and surgical admissions units. It is also recommended as a revision aid for surgical exams. Written in an engaging, no-fuss style with helpful overviews and tips, Handbook of General Surgical Emergencies covers the most important of potential problems, including management of the acute surgical patient. DOWNLOAD THIS BOOK FREE […]

Geriatric Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 1st ed. 2018 Edition

Geriatric Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 1st ed. 2018 Edition

The purpose of this book is to give providers of all levels a simple and essential source of practical information in treating the elderly trauma and emergency surgery patient. The Introduction instructs practitioners how to evaluate and assess risk including frailty and use this information in Goals of Care discussions to facilitate shared decision making so crucial to this population. The individual chapters consist of best practices and care guidelines […]

Surgery of the Meniscus 1st ed. 2016 Edition

Surgery of the Meniscus 1st ed. 2016 Edition

​This book, published in cooperation with ESSKA, provides an exhaustive review of the meniscus and its pathology, covering all aspects from the basic science of the normal meniscus to clinical and imaging diagnosis, meniscus repair and meniscectomy, outcomes and complications, postoperative management, and emerging technologies. The book opens by examining in depth aspects such as anatomy, histology, physiology, biomechanics, and physiopathology. Clear guidance is offered on arthroscopy and the classification […]

Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck Surgery: Practical Tips to Minimize Complications 1st Edition

Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck Surgery: Practical Tips to Minimize Complications 1st Edition

Now available: 2nd, revised and extended edition (2012) Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck Surgery In this unique volume leading international experts share their experience in the management of head and neck tumors. The purpose of this publication is to provide a guidebook for all surgeons dealing with head and neck neoplasms. Each chapter provides a concise description of useful pearls and, especially, dangerous pitfalls which must be avoided. […]

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Techniques 1st ed. 2018 Edition

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Techniques 1st ed. 2018 Edition

This book includes operative videos and teaches the reader how to perform all currently available minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) techniques. Each chapter covers a MISS procedure and includes an introduction, indications and contraindications, surgical technique, pitfalls and pearls, discussion, conclusion, references, videos and figures. Spine Surgery: Minimally Invasive techniques is aimed at spine surgeons who are interested in learning or improving their MISS skills. About the Author Gabriel Tender was […]

Female Genital Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery 1st Edition

Female Genital Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery 1st Edition

Female genital plastic surgery has become an increasingly sought-after option for women seeking �improvement� in genital appearance, relief from discomfort, and increased sexual pleasure. These surgeries are a combination of gynecologic, plastic, and cosmetic procedures. Every year sees a higher demand for physicians properly trained and able to perform them. This unique text from the acknowledged experts in the field covers; the anatomy of the area the specific surgical procedures […]

Complications in Acute Care Surgery: The Management of Difficult Clinical Scenarios 1st ed

This text provides the reader a starting point for the most difficult and uncommon complications in acute care surgery. It is designed to provide options to that ubiquitous intra-operative or bedside question “Well, now what do we do with this?” The topics have been chosen for the extreme difficulty of management and the surprising regularity that they present and the lack of large volume of accumulated evidence, where expert experience remains vital. […]