By Bruce E. Pollock
"Guiding Neurosurgery by way of proof" presents its readers with a succinct evaluate of latest neurosurgical perform whilst evaluated through evidence-based medication criteria. It starts with an creation of the concept that and rules of evidence-based medication. the next chapters deal with the subjects of mind tumor epidemiology, benign grownup mind tumors, pediatric neurosurgery, endovascular therapy of cerebrovascular issues, lumbar backbone surgical procedure, minimally invasive backbone surgical procedure, stereotactic radiosurgery, trauma, and the remedy of continual discomfort problems through neurostimulation. every one bankruptcy summarizes the to be had literature and grades it in accordance with the standard of the facts. moreover, this ebook highlights not just the usefulness of evidence-based drugs in neurosurgical perform, but additionally its barriers in regards to neurosurgical problems which are usually infrequent and accordingly most unlikely to judge in randomized medical trials. Neurological surgeons and neurologists, either training physicians and citizens in education, will locate during this book useful information regarding the perform of the various neurosurgical subspecialties via evidence-based medication criteria.