Handbook of Cerebrovascular Disease and Neurointerventional Technique

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Springer Science & Business Media, Oct 3, 2012 - Medical - 850 pages

Fully revised and updated, the Handbook serves as a practical guide to endovascular methods and as a concise reference for neurovascular anatomy and published data about cerebrovascular disease from a neurointerventionalist’s perspective. Divided into three parts, the book covers:

Fundamentals of neurovascular anatomy and basic angiographic techniques;
Interventional Techniques and endovascular methods, along with useful device information and tips and tricks for daily practice;
Specific Disease States, with essential clinical information about commonly encountered conditions.

New features in the 2nd Edition include:

Global Gems that illuminate aspects of the field outside the United States;
Angio-anatomic and angio-pathologic image correlates;
Newly released clinical study results influencing neurointerventional practice;
Information on emerging technologies in this rapidly advancing field.

The Handbook is a vital resource for all clinicians involved in neurointerventional practice, including radiologists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, cardiologists, and vascular surgeons.


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Part II Interventional Techniques
Part III Specific Disease States
French Catheter Scale
Common Medication Preparations

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About the author (2012)

Mark R. Harrigan, MD

Department of Surgery

Division of Neurosurgery

University of Alabama

Birmingham, AL, USA

John P. Deveikis, MD

Department of Radiology

Bayfront Medical Center

Saint Petersburg, FL, USA

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