Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery by A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

By A. Leland Albright, Ian F. Pollack, P. David Adelson

Praise for earlier editions:

"I am convinced that this
second variation of Principles and perform of Pediatric Neurosurgery will
continue to be the traditional textual content for citizens, experts, and
attendings the area over."-- Journal of

"Lavishly illustrated and eminently readable,
this e-book may still discover a position in each pediatric neurosurgeon’s library." --
Pediatric Neurosurgery

Principles and perform of
Pediatric Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition
is a totally revised variation of
the so much authoritative advisor to the administration of pediatric neurosurgical
disorders encountered in scientific perform. Written through leaders within the
field, it offers pediatric neurosurgeons with a transparent knowing of the
current criteria of perform and remedy within the subspecialty.


  • Now in complete colour, with greater than 1,000 images
  • An
    increased emphasis on scientific administration innovations in pediatric
  • Seven new bankruptcy issues, together with mobile treatment for
    pediatric neurosurgical illness, conjoined twins, lipomeningoceles, and skeletal
  • Pearls and pitfalls in each chapter

This publication is an
essential reference for all citizens and practitioners in pediatric
neurosurgery and pediatric neurology.

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Acrylic Illuminations: Reflective and Luminous Acrylic by Nancy Reyner

By Nancy Reyner

50 staggering techniques...for paintings that shines above the remaining!

From the writer of the best-selling books Acrylic Revolution and Acrylic Innovation, this booklet blazes new artistic territory with 50 recommendations that harness the creative strength of sunshine. starting from sophisticated glazing on steel leaf, to pearly sheens, to boldly coloured optical results and shiny surfboard finishes, those ways signify the main asked features of Nancy Reyner's well known workshops. 50 attention-grabbing strategies function steel leaf, reflective paints, pouring, fluorescent and phosphorescent paints, refractive layering and optical colour results. chances are vividly illustrated with different paintings from forty four artists. A "Crash direction on Acrylic" bankruptcy deals an outline of ways to exploit those flexible paints and items to their fullest strength. This hands-on advisor presents transparent step by step instructions to effectively execute those new and interesting strategies. discover matte pores and skin development, sheen moving, embedding items, patinas and polished stone results. Use those ways for natural, summary or real looking backgrounds, most sensible layers, or accents layered in between...combine, scan, and permit your work shine.

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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy by Simon S. Lo, Bin S. Teh, Jiade J. Lu, Tracey E. Schefter

By Simon S. Lo, Bin S. Teh, Jiade J. Lu, Tracey E. Schefter

Stereotactic physique radiation treatment (SBRT) has emerged as an enormous leading edge remedy for numerous basic and metastatic cancers. This booklet offers a finished and updated account of the physical/technological, organic, and medical facets of SBRT. it is going to function an in depth source for this quickly constructing remedy modality. The organ websites lined contain lung, liver, backbone, pancreas, prostate, adrenal, head and neck, and feminine reproductive tract. Retrospective reports and potential medical trials on SBRT for varied organ websites from world wide are tested, and toxicities and common tissue constraints are mentioned. This e-book gains exact insights from world-renowned specialists in SBRT from North the USA, Asia, and Europe. it is going to be worthy studying for radiation oncologists, radiation oncology citizens and fellows, clinical physicists, clinical physics citizens, clinical oncologists, surgical oncologists, and melanoma scientists.

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Titian And the End of the Venetian Renaissance by Tom Nichols

By Tom Nichols

Titian is better identified for work that embodied the culture of the Venetian Renaissance—but how Venetian was once the artist himself? during this finished new research, Tom Nichols probes the tensions among the individualism of Titian’s paintings and the conservative cultural and political mores of town, revealing his paintings to be unique innovations that undermine the normal self-suppressing method of portray in Venice. fairly, Nichols argues, Titian’s works mirrored his engagement with the individualistic cultures rising within the courts of early smooth Europe.

Ranging largely throughout Titian’s lengthy profession and sundry works, Titian and the tip of the Venetian Renaissance outlines his stylistic independence from his grasp, Giovanni Bellini, early in his occupation; his radical strategies to the normal Venetian altarpiece; his transformation of pics into inventive creations glorifying the person; and his meteoric breakout from the confines of inventive tradition in Venice. Nichols explores how Titian challenged the city’s communal values together with his aggressive expert id, contending that his intensely customized approach of portray after 1550 set him except past artists and was once performed intentionally to defy the emulation of would-be followers—a departure that successfully introduced an finish to the Renaissance culture of portray. choked with one hundred seventy illustrations, this groundbreaking publication will swap the way in which humans examine Titian and Venetian paintings heritage.

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Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain and spine. 2 by Scott W. Atlas

By Scott W. Atlas

Established because the prime textbook on imaging analysis of mind and backbone problems, Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the mind and Spine is now in its Fourth version. This completely up to date two-volume reference provides state-of-the-art details on approximately each element of medical neuroradiology. professional neuroradiologists, cutting edge popular MRI physicists, and skilled best scientific neurospecialists from world wide convey how you can generate state of the art pictures and outline diagnoses from an important clinical/pathologic MR imaging correlations for neurologic, neurosurgical, and psychiatric ailments spanning fetal CNS anomalies to issues of the getting older mind. Highlights of this version comprise over 6,800 photographs of exceptional caliber, extra colour photographs, and new details utilizing complex ideas, together with perfusion and diffusion MRI and sensible MRI.

A spouse web site will supply the absolutely searchable textual content and a picture bank.

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Imaginary Characters: Mixed-Media Painting Techniques for by Karen O'Brien

By Karen O'Brien

Think in magic, belief your instinct and locate your own inventive style!

In this publication, you're the storyteller and the artist and you're on a quest to convey the soulful characters, legendary creatures and magical landscapes of your mind's eye to lifestyles via mixed-media paintings. You'll faucet into your artistic voice to fuse jointly lush dreamscapes, imaginary characters and located items to construct mesmerizing scenes, whimsical figures and expressive faces out of layers of acrylic, university, watercolor and extra. research the suggestions essential to create specific mixed-media masterpieces.

On your trip, you'll discover:

• 5 abilities to discover your exact inventive voice.

• a mystical drawing technique. simply locate your characters' our bodies and faces hidden in random shapes on painted backgrounds; it's like seeing animals within the clouds.

• innovative warm-up routines. research assistance for making a personality reference library, secrets and techniques for drawing strange faces, tips on how to boost a colour palette and suggestion on how you can play with percentage, mild and shading.

• greater than 30 fascinating mixed-media tasks utilizing watercolor, classic images, gouache, pencil, textile, ink and masses extra to deliver your imaginary characters to existence on every little thing from woodblocks and work to textile collages and paper dolls.

• find out how to paint with no plan. belief your instinct to create anything out of nothing.

• Inspirational rates approximately creativity from recognized artists and thinkers.

Embrace your interest and spot what occurs!

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Art Revolution: Alternative Approaches for Fine Artists and by Lisa L. Cyr

By Lisa L. Cyr

With an unheard of array of media and electronic instruments at their disposal, today's artists are confronted with limitless chances for artistic experimentation. by no means prior to has there been such innovation within the method paintings could be conceptualized, produced and presented.

Art Revolution is at the state of the art, exploring how artists are reinterpreting, reinventing and redefining every thing from the surfaces on which they paintings to the best way audience have interaction with their accomplished items. This ebook ventures off the crushed route to tune the artistic instructions and signature forms of twenty-one of today's so much visionary artists, together with Dave McKean, David Mack, Marshall Arisman and Cynthia von Buhler.

Brilliantly illustrated with artistic examples of two-dimensional, three-d, electronic and new media paintings, Art Revolution will encourage you to wreck out of the confines of conventional pondering, push your content material to a better point, and revolutionize your own method of artwork.

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Cavernous malformations of the brain and spinal cord by Giuseppe Lanzino

By Giuseppe Lanzino

This e-book offers a entire assessment of the elemental technology and present scientific wisdom on cavernous malformations of the mind and spinal twine. Cavernous ...


presents details on surgical symptoms and coverings for cavernous malformations, together with cavernous angioma, cavernoma, and cavernous hemangioma. This e-book is meant for neurosurgeons and Read more...

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