Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions

  • Abhishek Agrawal
  • Gavin Britz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Shawn L. Hervey-Jumper, Mitchel S. Berger
    Pages 1-26
  3. Leonardo Rangel-Castilla, Robert F. Spetzler
    Pages 27-35
  4. David S. Baskin
    Pages 37-52
  5. Mihir Gupta, Gerald A. Grant
    Pages 53-64
  6. Herbert Edgar Fuchs
    Pages 65-69
  7. Anthony M. Avellino
    Pages 71-78
  8. Samuel Braydon Harris, Richard G. Ellenbogen
    Pages 79-88
  9. Yi Jonathan Zhang, Virendra Desai, Orlando Diaz, Richard P. Klucznik, Gavin Britz
    Pages 89-101
  10. Andrew B. Shaw, Daniel S. Ikeda, Evan S. Marlin, Ciarán J. Powers
    Pages 103-119
  11. Teresa E. Bell-Stephens, Gary K. Steinberg
    Pages 121-136
  12. Mary Guhwe, Kelly Blessing, Susan Chioffi, Carmelo Graffagnino
    Pages 137-149
  13. Jan Vargas, Alejandro M. Spiotta, Raymond Turner, Imran Chaudry, Aquilla S. Turk
    Pages 151-155
  14. G. Alexander West
    Pages 163-168
  15. Brandon D. Liebelt, J. Bob Blacklock
    Pages 169-174
  16. Paul J. Holman, Blake Staub, Matthew McLaurin
    Pages 175-180
  17. Robert E. Isaacs, Vijay Agarwal
    Pages 181-188
  18. Todd S. Trask, Videndra Desai
    Pages 189-200
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 201-208

About this book


This comprehensive guide answers commonly asked questions about neurosurgical conditions related to brain and spinal cord. Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions fills the gap which arises after a diagnosis is made on the loved one, explaining the basics of neurosurgical diseases and their management.

Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions concentrates on the brain and spine, both in surgery and radiotherapy, as well as congenital and accident-related conditions. This comprehensive book which is part of a book-set including Comprehensive Guide to Neurosurgical Conditions, informs the reader on various symptoms to look for, and helps with the management of brain and spine surgery in chapters written by reputed neurosurgeons to help the physicians, the patients and their families.


Neurosurgery Neurosurgery Intensive Care Neurosurgical Emergencies Pre/Peri Operative Care Rehabilitation Conditions

Editors and affiliations

  • Abhishek Agrawal
    • 1
  • Gavin Britz
    • 2
  1. 1.Neurosurgery/RadiologyBrigham and Women's Medical Hospita Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryMethodist Neurological InstituteHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-10692-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-10693-9
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology