A Compact Surgical Handbook Covering the Entire Skull Base

New York, NY, January 30, 2016 --(PR.com)-- "Handbook of Skull Base Surgery," recently published by Thieme, is a state-of-the-art surgical guide that provides clinicians and surgeons with step-by-step instructions on how to perform microscopic and endoscopic procedures. Encompassing the entire skull base, this handbook is designed for busy residents and clinicians seeking to hone their surgical skills. It presents a multidisciplinary approach to the pathologies, diagnosis, and management of skull base lesions.

Key Features:
- Bulleted format with step-by-step descriptions of procedures accompanied by high-quality illustrations of key points
- Succinct summaries of content enable readers to quickly obtain the information they need
- Includes coverage of relevant basic sciences, advanced imaging, and adjunctive treatments such as radiosurgery and chemotherapy

Comprehensive yet conveniently compact, this book is a must-have reference for residents, clinicians, nurses and researchers caring for patients with skull base pathologies.

Di Ieva et al.
Handbook of Skull Base Surgery
Thieme Publishers New York/Stuttgart. 2016
1,004 pp, 174 illustrations
ISBN: 9781626230255
eBook – Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9781626230262

About the Authors

Antonio Di Ieva, MD, PhD, is an Alumnus of the University of Toronto, is Neurosurgeon and Associate Professor, Macquarie University Hospital, and Honorary Research Fellow, Garvan Institute, Sydney, Australia, as well as Associate Professor of Neuroanatomy, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

John M. Lee, MD, FRCSC, MSc, is Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Michael D. Cusimano, MD, MHPE, FRCSC, PhD, FACS, FAANS, is Professor of Neurosurgery, Education and Public Health, Division of Neurosurgery, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, 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.
Thieme Publishers
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