Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2012 - Medical - 332 pages
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 expertconsult.com..
Provide optimal outcomes for patients with back pain using fluoroscopically-guided, injection-based spinal procedures