Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery

  • J. D. Pickard
  • N. Akalan
  • V. BenesJr.
  • C. Di Rocco
  • V. V. Dolenc
  • J. Lobo Antunes
  • J. Schramm
  • M. Sindou

Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 36)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Advances

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. A. J. Oliveira-Maia, C. D. Roberts, S. A. Simon, M. A. L. Nicolelis
      Pages 31-59
    3. B. Madea, M. Noeker, I. Franke
      Pages 79-135
  3. Technical standards

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 227-247

About this book


Detecting residual cognitive function in disorders of consciousness (M. R. COLEMAN,  J. D. PICKARD).- Rationale for hypothalamus-deep brain stimulation in food intake disorders and obesity (N. TORRES, S. CHABARDEES, A. L. BENABID).- Gustatory and reward brain circuits in the control of food intake (A. J. OLIVEIRA-MAIA, C. D. ROBERTS, S. A. SIMON, M. A. L. NICOLELIS).- SEEG-guided RF-thermocoagulation of epileptic foci: A therapeutic alternative for drug-resistant non-operable partial epilepsies (M. GUÉNOT, J. ISNARD, H. CATENOIX, F. MAUGUIERE,  M. SINDOU).- Child abuse – some aspects for neurosurgeons (B. MADEA, M. NOEKER, I. FRANKE.- Prophylactic antibiotics and anticonvulsants in neurosurgery (B. RATILAL, C. SAMPAIO).- The dural sheath of the optic nerve: descriptive anatomy and surgical applications (P. FRANCOIS,  E. LESCANNE, S. VELUT) -Surgical indications and techniques for failed coiled aneurysms (C. RAFTOPOULOS; with the collaboration of G. VAZ).

Editors and affiliations

  • J. D. Pickard
    • 1
  • N. Akalan
    • 2
  • V. BenesJr.
    • 3
  • C. Di Rocco
    • 4
  • V. V. Dolenc
    • 5
  • J. Lobo Antunes
    • 6
  • J. Schramm
    • 7
  • M. Sindou
    • 8
  1. 1.Cambridge
  2. 2.Ankara
  3. 3.Prague
  4. 4.Roma
  5. 5.Ljubljana
  6. 6.Lisbon
  7. 7.Bonn
  8. 8.Lyon

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Vienna 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-7091-0178-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-7091-0179-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0095-4829
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