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The Comprehensive Treatment of the Aging Spine provides all the state-of-the-art coverage you need on both operative and non-operative treatments for different clinical pathologies of the aging spine. Dr James Yue and a team of talented, pioneering orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons cover hot topics like minimally invasive fusion, dynamic stabilization, state-of-the-art intraspinous and biologic devices, and more…in print and online.
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Master the very latest techniques and technologies through detailed step-by-step surgical instructions, tips, and pearls.
Stay current on the state-of-the-art in intraspinous and biologic devices-such as Stent (Alphatec) and Optimesh Spineology; thoracic techniques-kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty, and spacers; and conservative treatment modalities-including injection therapies, acupuncture, and yoga.
Make expert-guided decisions on techniques and device selection using the collective clinical experience of pioneering editors and contributors.
Identify the advantages and disadvantages for the full range of available microsurgical and endoscopic techniques for management of cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine pathology-minimally invasive fusion, reconstruction, decompression, and dynamic stabilization.
View a narrated video library demonstrating surgical techniques and device tips and pearls on the included DVD.
By James J. Yue, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Co-Chief Division of Spine Surgery, Director, Yale University Spine Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; Richard Guyer; J. Patrick Johnson; Larry T. Khoo and Stephen H. Hochschuler, MD, Co-founder of the Texas Back Institute, Plano Texas; Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
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