Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions

  • Abhishek Agrawal
  • Gavin Britz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Rob Parrish
    Pages 1-5
  3. John J. Volpi
    Pages 7-12
  4. Wenya Linda Bi, E. Antonio Chiocca
    Pages 13-17
  5. Jessica McElheny, Sankalp Gokhale, David L. McDonagh
    Pages 19-31
  6. Leo Galvin, Katherine E. Wood, David S. Enterline
    Pages 33-50
  7. Kristin Lewis, Kai Frerichs
    Pages 51-57
  8. Rahul Kapoor, Caitlin Hoffman, Ibrahim Hussain, Philip Stieg
    Pages 59-71
  9. Neal Mehan, Raj K. Narayan
    Pages 73-81
  10. David B. Rosenfield
    Pages 83-89
  11. Kenneth Podell
    Pages 91-101
  12. John P. Kirkpatrick, Fang-Fang Yin
    Pages 103-128
  13. Harjus S. Birk, Tene Cage, Michel Kliot
    Pages 129-144
  14. Teresa Kaldis, Purvi Desai
    Pages 145-155
  15. Shahid M. Nimjee
    Pages 157-162
  16. John C. Lohlun, Zakiyah Kadry
    Pages 163-169
  17. Kathryn Kerrigan
    Pages 175-178
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 179-187

About this book


This comprehensive guide answers commonly asked questions about neurosurgical conditions related to brain and spinal cord. Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions fills the gap which arises after a diagnosis is made on the loved one, explaining the basics of neurosurgical diseases and their management.


Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions, looks at the Neurosurgical team, the Intensive Care Unit and the basic as well as the emergency neurosurgical procedures in a comprehensive and concise matter. Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions,  which is part of a book set including Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions, delves into different kinds of brain surgeries,  tumors and the management of stroke in chapters written by reputed neurosurgeons worldwide, to help the physicians, the patients and their families cope with all aspects of neurosurgery.


Neurosurgery Neurosurgical Disease Neurosurgical Intensive Care

Editors and affiliations

  • Abhishek Agrawal
    • 1
  • Gavin Britz
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Neurosurgery/RadiologyBrigham and Women's Medical Hospital Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryMethodist Neurological InstituteHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-06565-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-06566-3
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