By Joachim M. Baehring
Emphasizing new and rising cures in each one bankruptcy, this reference offers crucial info for clinicians to supply actual diagnoses and choose the main applicable remedy regimens for sufferers with basic and metastatic mind tumors and neurological problems of melanoma. Edited through a number one forged of professionals at the topic-including the executive and affiliate Editors of the magazine of Neuro-oncology-this easily-accessible consultant experiences the epidemiology, identity, and administration of mind tumors whereas exploring the most recent advances during this more and more various box.
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Neurosurgeons commonly have a dedicated OR environment to perform surgery on disorders of the brain and spine, designed to accommodate stereotactic brain biposies, resection of tumors involving eloquent brain tissue, transsphenoidal procedures, intraoperative monitoring of cranial nerves, along with guidance and imaging systems that produce reliable feedback during the procedure. Video cameras can be linked to microscopes or ﬁxed to movable light sources in order to aid in teaching and allowing OR personnel to view the surgery and participate more efﬁciently (Fig.
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