Rothman-Simeone and Herkowitz's The Spine, 2 Vol Set, 7th Edition

By Steven R. Garfin, MD, Frank J. Eismont, MD, Gordon R. Bell, MD, Christopher M Bono, MD and Jeffrey Fischgrund, MD
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Highlights critical information through the use of pearls, pitfalls, and key points throughout the text, as well as more than 2,300 full-color photographs and illustrations.

Get comprehensive, practical coverage of both surgical and non-surgical treatment approaches from the world's most trusted authorities in spine surgery and care. Rothman-Simeone and Herkowitz's The Spine, 7th Edition, edited by Drs. Steven R. Garfin, Frank J. Eismont, Gordon R. Bell, Jeffrey S. Fischgrund, and Christopher M. Bono, presents state-of-the-art techniques in both text and video formats, helping you apply today's newest developments in your practice.

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Highlights critical information through the use of pearls, pitfalls, and key points throughout the text, as well as more than 2,300 full-color photographs and illustrations.

ISBN 9780323393973
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2017
Author Information By Steven R. Garfin, MD, Distinguished Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Diego Health System, San Diego, California, USA; Frank J. Eismont, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics and Clinical Professor of Neurologic Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL; Co-Director of Spinal Cord Injury Service, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL; Gordon R. Bell, MD, Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery; Head, Section of Spinal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH; Christopher M Bono, MD, Chief, Orthopaedic Spine Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts and Jeffrey Fischgrund, MD, Chairman of the Orthopaedic Department, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan
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"Overall, I am confident that this edition will take an honored and well-used position in both the institutional and personal library. I am confident it will quickly become THE go-to spine reference for our residents in our departmental library." Reviewed by Mark R Hutchinson, MD (University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine) Doody's Score: 93, 4 Stars!

Table of Content

Rothman-Simeone: The Spine (7th Edition)


Section 1: Basic Science

1. Development of the Spine

2. Applied Anatomy of the Spine

3. Architectural Design and Function of Human Back Muscles

4. Lumbar Musculature: Anatomy and Function

5. The Intervertebral Disc-Normal, Aging, Pathologic (Chemical-Anatomic)

6. Biomechanics of the Spinal Motion Segment

7. Sciatica and Nerve Root Pain in Disc Herniation and Spinal Stenosis: A Basic Science Review and Clinical Perspective

8. Basic Concepts in Genetics and Interverteral Disc Degeneration and Scoliosis

9. Twin Studies Relevance to Genetic and Environmental Influences

10. Outcomes Research for Spinal Disorders

11. Finite Element Modeling: An Overview and Clinical Relevance

Section 2: Diagnosis

12. The Patient History and Physical Examination: Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar

13. Spine Imaging

14. The Electrodiagnostic Examination

15. Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring of the Spine

16. Targeting "Pain Generators"

17. Discography

Section 3: Surgical Anatomy and Approaches

18. Cervical Spine: Surgical Approaches

19. Thoracic Spine: Surgical Approaches

20. Posterior-Lateral Approaches

21. Lateral Approaches

22. Anatomy and Non-Operative Results, Pre-Operative Injections, Rx

23. SI Joint Surgery

24. Outcomes Perspectives

Section 4: Pediatrics

25. Back Pain in Children and Adolescents

26. Congenital Scoliosis

27. Idiopathic Scoliosis

28. Neuromuscular Scoliosis

29. Thoracoscopic Techniques

30. Pediatric Kyphosis: Scheurmann's Disease and Congenital Deformity

31. Spondyloysis and Spondylolisthesis

32. Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spinal Trauma of the Immature Spine

33. The Immature Spine and Athletic Injuries

34. Congenital Anomalies of the Cervical Spine

35. Congenital Anomalies of the Spinal Cord

Section 5: Cervical Degenerative Disorders

36. Cervical Spinal Disorders Associated with Skeletal Dysplasias and Metabolic Diseases

37. Pathophysiology, Natural History and Clinical Syndromes of Cervical Disc

38. Medical Myelopathies

39. Nonoperative Management of Disc and Degenerative Disorders

40. Surgical Management of Axial Pain

41. Cervical Radioculopathy: Surgical Management

42. Management Cervical Myelopathy: Surgical Management

43. Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament (OPLL)

44. Cervical Disc Replacement

Section 6: Thoracic and Lumbar Disc Disease

45. Thoracic Disc Disease: Clinical and Surgical Management

46. Lumbar Disc Disease: Overview of Clinical Problem

47. Lumbar Disc Herniations

48. Annulus Repair

49. Lumbar Disc Degeneration: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion, Degeneration and Disc/Replacement

50. Lumbar Disc Degeneration: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (Anterior)

51. Posterolateral & Lateral Corpectomies

52. Dynamic Stabilization: What's Current, What's the Potential

Section 7: Minimally Invasive Surgery

53. Rationale of MIS Surgery

54. Minimally Invasive (Posterior) Surgical Approaches to the Spine

55. MIS Posterior Lumbar Instrumentation

56. MIS Posterior Lumbar Fusion Techniques

57. Endoscopic Lumbar Surgery

58. Interspinous Spacers

59. MIS Cervical Surgery Techniques

60. Future Direction in MIS Spinal Surgery

Section 8: Spinal Stenosis

61. Spinal Stenosis: Pathophysiology, Clinical Diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis

62. Nonoperative Management Of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

63. Surgical Management of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

64. Degenerative Spondyolisthesis

Section 9: Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation

65. Techniques and Complications of Bone Graft Harvesting

66. Principles of Bone Fusion

67. Bone Substitues: Basic Science and Clinical Application

68. Electrical Stimulation of Spinal Fusion

69. Cervical Instrumentation: Anterior and Posterior

70. Thoracic and Lumbar Instrumentation: Anterior and Posterior

Section 10: Adult Deformity

71. Isthmic Spondylolisthesis

72. Adult Scoliosis

73. Fixed Sagittal Imbalance

Section 11: Spine Trauma

74. Basic Science of Spinal Cord Injury

75. Injuries of the Upper Cervical Spine

76. Injuries of the Lower Cervical Spine

77. Thoracic and Lumbar Spinal Injuries

78. Sacral Fractures

79. Acute Treatment of Patients with Spinal Cord Injury

80. Vertebral Artery Injuries Associated with Cervical Spine Trauma

81. Spinal Orthoses for Traumatic and Degenerative Disease

82. Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

Section 12 Afflictions of the Vertebrae

83. Arthritis Disorders

84. Surgical Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis

85. Ankylosing Spondylitis

86. Tumors of the Spine

87. Infections of the Spine

88. Metabolic Bone Disorders of the Spine

89. Osteoporosis: Surgical Strategies

Section 13: Spinal Cord

90. Intradural Tumors

91. Spinal Intradural Infections

92. Vascular Malformations of the Spinal Cord

93. Vascular Anatomy of the Spine, Imaging and Endovascular Treatment of Spinal Vascular Diseases

94. Syringomyelia

Section 14: Complications of Spinal Surgery

95. Intraoperative-Postoperative Nerve and Spinal Cord Injuries

96. Spinal Dural Injuries

97. Vascular Complications in Spinal Surgery

98. Instrumentation Complications

99. Postoperative Spinal Infections

100. Pseudarthrosis

101. Transitional

102. Failed Back Surgery Syndrome

Section 15: Failed Surgery

103. Revision Surgery

104. Failed Disc Replacement

105. Postoperative Cervical Deformity of the Spine

106. Arachnoidditis/Epidural Fibrosis

Section 16: Chronic Pain/Rehabilitation

107. Chronic Pain: The Basic Science

108. Psychologic Strategies for Chronic Pain

109. Pharmacologic Strategies in Back Pain and Radiculopathy

110. Physical Therapy: The Science

111. Functional Restoration

112. Surgical Procedures for the Control of Chronic Pain

Publication Date 15-11-2017
Pages 2156
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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