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AO ASIF Principles in Spine Surgery [electronic resource]

  • Aebi, Max. author. , Thalgott, John S. author. , Webb, John K. author.
  • 1998
AO ASIF Principles in Spine Surgery [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    AO ASIF Principles in Spine Surgery[electronic resource] / by Max Aebi, John S. Thalgott, John K. Webb.
  • Author
    Aebi, Max., author., Thalgott, John S., author., Webb, John K., author.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XI, 243 p. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    1 Aims and Principles -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Stable Internal Fixation -- 1.3 Preservation of Blood Supply -- 1.4 Anatomical Alignment -- 1.5 Early Pain-Free Mobilization -- 2 Biomechanics of the Spine and Spinal Instrumentation -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Mechanical Principles -- 2.3 Mechanical Properties of Materials -- 2.4 Implant Materials -- 2.5 Principles of Surgical Stabilization -- 2.6 Instrumentation Application -- 2.7 Cervical Spinal Instrumentation -- 2.8 Lumbar and Thoracolumbar Spinal Instrumentation -- 2.9 Spinal Deformity -- 2.10 Lumbar Reconstruction -- 2.11 Spondylolysis -- 2.12 Implant Failure - Biomechanics -- References -- 3 Biology of Spinal Fusions -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Local Host Factors -- 3.3 Sytemic Host Factors -- 3.4 Bone Graft Materials -- 3.5 Types of Graft Materials -- 3.6 Conclusion -- References -- 4 A Comprehensive Classification of Thoracic and Lumbar Injuries -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Concept of the Classification -- 4.3 Classification of Thoracic and Lumbar Injuries -- 4.4 Epidemiological Data -- 4.5 Discussion -- 4.6 Conclusions -- References -- 5 Stabilization Techniques: Upper Cervical Spine -- 5.1 Posterior Wiring Techniques -- 5.2 Transarticular Screw Fixation -- 5.3 Anterior Screw Fixation of Odontoid (Dens) Fractures -- 6 Stabilization Techniques: Lower Cervical Spine -- 6.1 Posterior Techniques -- 6.2 Anterior Techniques -- 7 Stabilization Techniques: Thoracolumbar Spine -- 7.1 Anterior Techniques -- 7.2 Posterior Techniques -- 8 Modular Stabilization System: The Universal Spine System -- 8.1 Basic Concepts -- 8.2 The System -- 9 Other Fixation Systems -- 9.1 Hook-Screw System for Spondylolysis Treatment -- 9.2 External Spinal Skeletal Fixation B. Jeanneret -- 9.3 Cage Systems.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Orthopedics.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Surgical Orthopedics.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783642637469
  • ISBN
    9783642588242
  • Language
    English