Cranial, Craniofacial and Skull Base Surgery

  • Paolo Cappabianca
  • Giorgio Iaconetta
  • Luigi Califano

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Cranial Neurosurgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Francesco Tomasello
      Pages 3-6
    3. Paolo Cappabianca, Felice Esposito, Luigi M. Cavallo, Olga V. Corriero
      Pages 7-15
    4. Oreste de Divitiis, Domenico G. Iacopino, Domenico Solari, Vita Stagno, Giovanni Grasso
      Pages 17-25
    5. Andrew S. Little, Pankaj A. Gore, Aneela Darbar, Charles Teo
      Pages 27-38
    6. Giorgio Iaconetta, Enrique Ferrer, Alberto Prats Galino, Joaquim Enseñat, Matteo de Notaris
      Pages 39-59
    7. Renato J. Galzio, Manfred Tschabitscher, Alessandro Ricci
      Pages 61-86
    8. Roberto Delfini, Angelo Pichierri
      Pages 87-105
    9. Pasqualino Ciappetta, Pietro I. D’Urso
      Pages 107-136
    10. Luciano Mastronardi, Alessandro Ducati, Takanori Fukushima
      Pages 137-142
    11. Madjid Samii, Venelin M. Gerganov
      Pages 143-150
    12. Rüdiger Gerlach, Volker Seifert
      Pages 151-157
    13. Alessandro Ducati, Luciano Mastronardi, Luc De Waele, Takanori Fukushima
      Pages 159-164
    14. Antonio Bernardo, Philip E. Stieg
      Pages 165-174
    15. Helmut Bertalanffy, Oliver Bozinov, Oguzkan Sürücü, Ulrich Sure, Ludwig Benes, Christoph Kappus et al.
      Pages 175-196
    16. Paolo Cappabianca, Luigi M. Cavallo, Isabella Esposito, Manfred Tschabitscher
      Pages 197-212
    17. Daniel F. Kelly, Felice Esposito, Dennis R. Malkasian
      Pages 213-224
    18. Ian F. Dunn, Edward R. Laws
      Pages 225-238
    19. Daniel M. Prevedello, Amin B. Kassam, Paul A. Gardner, Ricardo L. Carrau, Carl H. Snyderman
      Pages 239-251
  3. Maxillofacial Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 253-253
    2. Luigi Califano
      Pages 255-257
    3. Enrico Sesenna, Tito Poli, Alice S. Magri
      Pages 259-280
    4. Francesco S. De Ponte, Evaristo Belli
      Pages 281-299
    5. Luigi Califano, Pasquale Piombino, Felice Esposito, Giorgio Iaconetta
      Pages 301-307
    6. Julio Acero-Sanz, Carlos Navarro-Vila
      Pages 309-318
    7. Valentino Valentini, Andrea Cassoni, Andrea Battisti, Paolo Gennaro, Giorgio Iannetti
      Pages 319-329
    8. Roberto Brusati, Federico Biglioli, Pietro Mortini
      Pages 331-342
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 343-350

About this book


This atlas, organized in two sections -neurosurgical section and maxillo-facial section- provides a comprehensive overview of the most modern surgical techniques in cranio-facial and skull base surgery.

Each chapter describes in detail the anatomic structures and offers a step-by-step description of the technical aspects of the surgical approaches to the cranial base.

Written by leading experts in cranial base surgery and featuring numerous intraoperative photographs and surgical drawings, the volume will be a very practical and useful tool for residents, surgeons and otolaryngologists.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Paolo Cappabianca
    • 1
  • Giorgio Iaconetta
    • 1
  • Luigi Califano
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Neurological Sciences Division of NeurosurgeryUniversità degli Studi di Napoli Federico IINaplesItaly
  2. 2.Department of Head and Neck SurgeryUniversità degli Studi di Napoli Federico IINaplesItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Milan 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Milano
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-88-470-1166-3
  • Online ISBN 978-88-470-1167-0
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