A Must-Have Reference for Neurosurgeons, Specialists, and Residents

July 22, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
New York/Stuttgart - Thieme Publishers is pleased to announce the release of the second edition of “Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery.” Leland Albright, M.D., Ian F. Pollack M.D., F.A.C.S., and P. David Adelson, M.D., provide a comprehensive, up-to-date reference atlas covering a broad range of pediatric neurosurgical disorders while presenting the latest management techniques.

Numerous useful features enhance the second edition. The new chapters on ethical issues, an in-depth look at pediatric neurosurgery in the developing world, and in utero neurosurgery are welcome additions. Easy-to-read tables and clinical concepts are also featured in the book.

At well over 1,000 pages, the new edition holds more than 800 exceptionally high-quality images demonstrating disease pathology and surgical approaches. It contains separate sections highlighting cerebral disorders, spinal disorders, functional disorders, infectious disorders, and trauma. Insightful commentaries >from the senior editors appear at the close of each chapter.

The impressively detailed, well-organized book, written by leading names in the field of pediatric neurosurgery, is an indispensable reference for neurosurgeons, specialists, and residents in pediatric neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.