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Surgery for Low Back Pain

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Description

Low back pain is a very common problem that is increasingly being treated surgically. This book aims to evaluate carefully the possible surgical approaches to low back pain, with detailed appraisal of the factors leading to their success or failure. It begins by explaining the scientific basis for surgery and considering the different diagnostic techniques that may be employed, thereby elucidating the surgical rationale, indications, and contraindications. The value of conservative options is also assessed to help the reader weigh the need for surgery. The various surgical modalities, including the most recent, are then fully described and evaluated with the aid of numerous illustrations. The book concludes with a chapter devoted to evidence-based analysis of the outcome of surgery in patients with low back pain. This book will be invaluable to orthopaedic and neurosurgeons, rheumatologists, neurologists, and all who are concerned with the effective treatment of this often debilitating condition.
Release date Australia
February 15th, 2010
Contributors
Edited by Bjorn L. Rydevik Edited by H. Michael Mayer Edited by Jean Charles Le Huec Edited by Marek Szpalski Edited by Robert Gunzburg
Country of Publication
Germany
Illustrations
24 Tables, color; XIV, 285 p.
Imprint
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
Pages
285
Dimensions
193x260x18
ISBN-13
9783642045462
Product ID
3732278

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