Changing Aspects in Stroke Surgery: Aneurysms, Dissections, Moyamoya Angiopathy and EC-IC Bypass

  • Yasuhiro Yonekawa
  • Tetsuya Tsukahara
  • Anton Valavanis
  • Nadia Khan
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-211-76589-0

Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica Supplements book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 103)

Table of contents (24 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and fistulas

  3. Dissection of cerebral arteries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Nationwide surveillance of IC anterior (or dorsal) wall aneurysm: with special reference to its dissecting nature
      Akira Satoh, T. Sugiyama, K. Hongo, Y. Kakizawa, S. Ishihara, M. Matsutani
      Pages 51-55
    3. Clinical manifestation and treatment strategy for non hemorrhagic cerebral arterial dissection
      Akiko. Nishino, I. Suzuki, A. Utsunomiya, S. Suzuki, H. Uenohara, Y. Sakurai
      Pages 57-60
    4. Hemorrhagic cerebral dissecting aneurysms: surgical treatments and results
      Yasuhiro Yonekawa, D. Zumofen, H. -G. Imhof, P. Roth, N. Khan
      Pages 61-69
  4. Revascularisation procedures, EC-IC bypass revisited

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Changes in brain volume after EC-IC bypass surgery
      Tooru Inoue, J. Jinnouchi
      Pages 79-82
    3. Less invasive technique for EC-IC bypass
      Yasuhiko Kaku, H. Watarai, J. Kokuzawa, T. Tanaka, T. Andoh
      Pages 83-86
    4. Tight contact technique during side-to-side laser tissue soldering of rabbit aortas improves tensile strength
      A. Alfieri, A. Bregy, M. Constantinescu, F. Stuker, T. Schaffner, M. Frenz et al.
      Pages 87-92

About these proceedings


What is arterial dissection? What is Moyamoya angiopathy? What is the state of art of AVM treatment? Readers will find answers to these questions in this book. But they will also be informed about the state of the art treatment in the daily stroke therapy.


AVM treatment Moyamoya angiopathy aneurysm aneurysms brain neurosurgery stroke surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Yasuhiro Yonekawa
    • 1
  • Tetsuya Tsukahara
    • 2
  • Anton Valavanis
    • 3
  • Nadia Khan
    • 4
  1. 1.Neurochirurgie FMHZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryKyoto National HospitalKyotoJapan
  3. 3.Institut für NeuroradiologieUniversitätsspital ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  4. 4.Neurochirurgische KlinikUniversitätsspital ZurichZurichSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag/Wien 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-211-76588-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-211-76589-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-1419