The Latest Technologies and Surgical Approaches for Motion Preservation of the Spine

New York, NY, August 05, 2015 --( Dynamic Reconstruction of the Spine, Second Edition, recently published by Thieme, is a comprehensive, up-to-date resource on the instrumentation, technologies, and fundamental science integral to achieving spine motion preservation and stabilization. It is a completely revised text that includes not only the latest technologies and surgical approaches, including MIS techniques but also significantly more detail on the clinical biomechanics of the spine than the previous edition.

“The dynamic reconstruction of the spine is an everchanging subject … This book will bring the reader up to speed with information on the biomechanical background, as well as an outline of the current status and future directions for the treatment of spinal pain.” – From the Preface

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Dynamic Reconstruction of the Spine, Second Edition
Thieme Publishers, New York/Stuttgart.2015
480 pp, 661 illustrations
ISBN: 9781604068733
eBook - Available from, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9781604068740

About the Authors

Daniel H. Kim, MD, FAANS, FACS, is Professor and Director of Spinal Neurosurgery, Reconstructive Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Memorial Hermann Health System, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Texas, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery, Houston, Texas, USA.

Dilip K. Sengupta, MD, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA.

Frank P. Cammisa Jr. , MD, is Chief, Spinal Surgical Service, Attending Surgeon, Spine Care Institute, Hospital for Special Surgery, and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA.

Do Heum Yoon, MD, PhD, is Professor , Department of Neurosurgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD, is Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

About Thieme
Thieme Publishing Group is a medical and scientific publishing house employing more than 900 staff and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Rio and Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in online and print publishing. Thieme publishes 150 peer-reviewed journals and more than 450 new books annually. The company has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include eNeurosurgery, eOrthopaedics, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, Medlantis, Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, and the medical student website and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit
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