Neurologia e Neurocirurgia

Current Techniques in Canine and Feline Neurosurgery

De: Andy Shores (Editor), Brigitte A. Brisson (Editor)
ISBN: 9781118433287
2017, Wiley
Capa dura
Páginas: 296

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  • Current Techniques in Canine and Feline Neurosurgery offers state-of-the-art, detailed guidance on performing neurosurgical techniques in dogs and cats, from indications and surgical anatomy to procedures and post-operative care.

    • Presents an up-to-date, detailed reference on veterinary neurosurgery techniques, covering skills ranging from basic to advanced
    • Provides guidance on why, when, and how to perform neurosurgical procedures
    • Includes information on diagnostic evaluation, surgical planning, and instrumentation as well as step-by-step descriptions of specific procedures
    • Copublished with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons Foundation and American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
    • Offers video clips on a companion website
  • Contributors, vii

    ACVS Foreword, ix

    ACVIM Foreword, xi

    About the Companion Website, xiii

    Section I: Diagnostics and Planning

    1 Neurosurgical Instrumentation, 3
    Michelle Oblak and Brigitte A. Brisson

    2 Orthopedic Implants in Neurosurgery, 11
    Noel M.M. Moens

    3 Minimum Database for Intracranial Surgery, 21
    Theresa E. Pancotto

    4 Advanced Imaging: Intracranial Surgery, 29
    Simon Platt and J. Fraser McConnell

    5 Cisternal Cerebrospinal Fluid Taps, 55
    Nora Ortinau

    6 Minimum Database: Spinal Surgery, 59
    Luis Gaitero and Brigitte A. Brisson

    7 Advanced Imaging: Spinal Surgery, 71
    Stephanie Nykamp

    8 Lumbar Cerebrospinal Fluid Taps, 85
    Luis Gaitero

    9 Muscle and Nerve Biopsy, 93
    Michaela Beasley

    Section II: Intracranial Procedures

    10 Transfrontal Craniotomy, 99
    Ane Uriarte and Rodolfo Cappello

    11 Lateral (Rostrotentorial) Craniotomy/Craniectomy, 109
    Andy Shores

    12 Suboccipital Craniectomy/Foramen Magnum Decompression, 115
    Erin Y. Akin and Andy Shores

    13 Surgical Treatment of Skull Tumors, 121
    Michelle Oblak and Andy Shores

    14 Shunt Placement and Marsupialization in Treatment of Hydrocephalus and Quadrigeminal Diverticula, 129
    William Thomas and Jill Narak

    Section III: Spinal Procedures

    15 Atlantoaxial Subluxation, 141
    Fred Wininger

    16 Dorsal Cervical Decompression (Laminectomy/ Hemilaminectomy and Laminotomy), 149
    James M. Fingeroth

    17 Ventral Cervical Decompression, 157
    Ronaldo C. da Costa

    18 Lateral Cervical Approach, 163
    Amy Fauber and Robert Bergman

    19 Cervical Distraction and Stabilization, 169
    Bianca Hettlich

    20 Thoracolumbar Hemilaminectomy, 179
    Andy Shores

    21 Pediculectomy/Mini‐Hemilaminectomy, 183
    Brigitte A. Brisson

    22 Intervertebral Disc Fenestration, 191
    Brigitte A. Brisson

    23 Thoracolumbar Lateral Corpectomy, 199
    Pierre Moissonnier

    24 Dorsal Laminectomy in the Thoracolumbar Region, 205
    Cory Fisher and Andy Shores

    25 Vertebral Fracture and Luxation Repair, 209
    Bianca Hettlich

    26 Lumbosacral Decompression and Foraminotomy, 223
    Trevor Bebchuk

    27 Surgical Management of Spinal Neoplasia, 235
    Mark S. Levy

    Section IV: Postoperative Care and Rehabilitation

    28 Guidelines for Postoperative Medical Care of the Neurosurgical Patient, 245
    Debbie Reynolds and Brigitte A. Brisson

    29 Physical Rehabilitation of the Neurological Patient, 257
    María Pérez Hernández and Ruby Lynn Carter

    Index, 269

  • Andy Shores, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM (Neurology) is Clinical Professor and Chief of Neurosurgery and Neurology at the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Mississippi State, Mississippi, USA and the Veterinary Specialty Center in Starkville, Mississippi, USA.

    Brigitte A. Brisson, DMV, DVSc, DACVS, is Professor of Small Animal Surgery in the Department of Clinical Studies at the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

    This book is accompanied by a companion website:

    The website provides video clips of procedures.