AOSpine masters series. Volume 2, Primary spinal tumors by Ziya L. Gokaslan, Stefano Boriani, Charles G Fisher, Luiz

By Ziya L. Gokaslan, Stefano Boriani, Charles G Fisher, Luiz Roberto Gomes Vialle

This moment quantity within the AOSpine Masters sequence balances serious appraisal of present proof in backbone oncology with the reviews of skilled backbone surgeons to create a distinct scientific reference for backbone oncology surgeons. The e-book presents specialist assistance to assist clinicians make the proper remedy judgements and supply the simplest deal with their sufferers. The chapters were written and researched through key leaders in backbone oncology and diversity from normal overview, staging, and choice making ideas to histology-specific oncologic sufferer management.

Key Features:

  • Editors are internationally-recognized professionals at the remedy of basic backbone tumors
  • Synthesizes the easiest to be had facts and consensus specialist recommendation on basic backbone tumors, resulting in optimum medical thoughts
  • Each bankruptcy comprises medical pearls, tips about hardship avoidance, and most sensible five must-read references

The AOSpine Masters sequence, a co-publication of Thieme and the AOSpine beginning, addresses present medical concerns wherein foreign masters of backbone proportion their services and suggestions on a specific subject. The aim of the sequence is to give a contribution to an evolving, dynamic version of an evidence-based drugs method of backbone care.

All neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, neuro-oncologists, and orthopedic oncologists focusing on backbone, besides citizens and fellows in those components, will locate this e-book to be an outstanding source that they're going to usually confer with of their remedy of sufferers with fundamental tumors of the spine.

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Pearls ◆◆ Enneking’s principles of oncological staging are valid with respect to primary spine tumors. ◆◆ Adequate margins are feasible depending on the surgical staging (WBB system). ◆◆ En-bloc resection has a high rate of complica- tions and therefore should only be performed at experienced centers. ◆◆ Multidisciplinary tumor boards are necessary to plan and carry out appropriate treatment. ◆◆ Biopsy is ideally planned or performed by the surgical oncologist who will ultimately perform the en-bloc resection so that the biopsy tract can be incorporated in the resected specimen.

A system for the surgical staging of musculoskeletal sarcoma. Enneking WF. A system of staging musculoskeletal neoplasms. Mukherjee D, Chaichana KL, Parker SL, Gokaslan ZL, McGirt MJ. Association of surgical resection and survival in patients with malignant primary osseous spinal neoplasms from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database. Gwak HS, Yoo HJ, Youn SM, et al. Hypofractionated stereotactic radiation therapy for skull base and upper cervical chordoma and chondrosarcoma: preliminary results.

Core biopsies are performed using soft tissue cutting needles (16- or 18-gauge) or trephine and beveled tip bone biopsy needles. We recommend using a coaxial needle technique where only a single guiding needle/­ cannula pass is made from the skin to the lesion. This technique requires only a single biopsy tract within the soft tissue, thus reducing procedure time and risk of soft tissue injury associated with additional passes. The guiding needle provides access for several biopsy needle passes inside the lesion.

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