New York, NY, September 02, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- This fifth volume in the AOSpine Masters Series, recently published by Thieme, presents a detailed analysis of the essential aspects of managing the most common cervical spine injuries. World-renowned cervical spine experts discuss anatomy, biomechanics, patient evaluation, and critical steps in the decision-making process for the treatment of these complex injuries. Chapters include: Anatomy of the Cervical Spine, Nonoperative Management of Cervical Spine Trauma, and Subaxial Cervical Spine Injuries.
All spine surgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, and neurosurgeons, along with residents and fellows in these areas, will find this book to be an excellent reference that they will consult often in their treatment of patients with cervical spine injuries.
The AOSpine Masters Series, a co-publication of Thieme and the AOSpine Foundation, addresses current clinical issues whereby international masters of spine share their expertise and recommendations on a particular topic. The goal of the series is to contribute to an evolving, dynamic model of an evidence-based medicine approach to spine care.
"AOSpine Masters Series Volume 5: Cervical Spine Trauma"
Thieme Publishers new York/Stuttgart. 2015
146 pp, 109 illustrations
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Authors
Luiz Roberto Vialle, MD, PhD, is Professor of Orthopaedics, School of Medicine, Catholic University of Parana State, Spine Unit, Cajuru Hospital, Curitiba, Brazil.
F. C. Öner, MD, is Professor of Spine Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, is the Richard H. Rothman Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,Professor of Neurosurgery, Co-Director, Delaware Valley Spinal Cord Injury Center, and Co-Chief of Spine Surgery at the Sidney Kimmel Medical Center at Thomas Jefferson University and President of the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
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, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, Medlantis, Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, and the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit www.thieme.com.