Medical Technologies in Neurosurgery

  • C. Nimsky
  • R. Fahlbusch

Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica Supplements book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 98)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. F. Nüsslin
    Pages 25-31
  3. H. K. Hahn, J. Klein, C. Nimsky, J. Rexilius, H.-O. Peitgen
    Pages 33-41
  4. A.-L. Benabid, D. Hoffmann, E. Seigneuret, S. Chabardes
    Pages 43-50
  5. K. Hongo, T. Goto, T. Miyahara, Y. Kakizawa, J. Koyama, Y. Tanaka
    Pages 63-66
  6. Y. Muragaki, H. Iseki, T. Maruyama, T. Kawamata, F. Yamane, R. Nakamura et al.
    Pages 67-75
  7. C. Nimsky, O. Ganslandt, B. v. Keller, R. Fahlbusch
    Pages 87-95
  8. M. N. Pamir, S. Peker, M. M. Özek, A. Dinçer
    Pages 97-100
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 101-103

About this book


The tremendous progress evolving in medical technologies in recent years increasingly influences our daily neurological practice. Ethical aspects in the application of technologies from differing viewpoints are discussed in detail. Additionally, typical examples for the application of medical technologies in the operating room include image processing, robotic devices, and intraoperative imaging are clearly presented.


Ethical Perspective bioethics ethics glioma image processing interventional radiology intraoperative imaging neurosurgery robotics

Editors and affiliations

  • C. Nimsky
    • 1
  • R. Fahlbusch
    • 2
  1. 1.University Erlangen-NurembergErlangenGermany
  2. 2.INI—International Neuroscience InstituteHannoverGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag/Wien 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-211-33302-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-211-33303-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-1419
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology