Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Mar 1, 2012 - Medical - 332 pages
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Give your patients the non-surgical pain relief they need with help from the Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures. This medical reference book features a highly visual format that shows you exactly how to perform each technique to get the best results.

Give your patients the pain relief they need with the latest image-guided spinal injection procedures! A highly visual format shows you exactly how to perform each technique.

. Safely and efficiently relieve your patients' pain thanks to an atlas format that displays each procedure step-by-step.

. See properly performed injections for yourself with an algorithmic,image-guided approach for each technique: trajectory view (demonstrates fluoroscopic "set up"); multi-planar confi rmation views (AP, lateral, oblique); and "safety view" (what should be avoided during injection), along with optimal and suboptimal contrast patterns.

. Special chapters on Needle Techniques, Fluoroscopic Imaging Pearls, Radiation Safety, and L5-S1 Disc Access provide additional visual instruction.

. View drawings of radiopaque landmarks and key radiolucent anatomy that cannot be viewed fluoroscopically.

. Access the full text and downloadable image bank anytime, anywhere, at

Provide optimal outcomes for patients with back pain using fluoroscopically-guided, injection-based spinal procedures


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Section I Introduction
Section II SacralCoccygeal
Section III LumbarLumbosacral
Section IV Thoracolumbar
Section V Thoracic
Section VI Cervical

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