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Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations
by Stephen Johnston

Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations furnishes readers with state-of-the-art information on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of AVMs.

Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations:

  • shares knowledge gleaned from the editors' and contributors' personal experiences treating AVMs
  • reviews the decision-making process used for patient evaluation and treatment
  • contains a discussion of specific AVM issues including AVMs in pregnancy, and brain stem AVMs
  • provides a step-by-step layout of each surgical technique
  • supplements these reader-friendly instructions with detailed illustrations

Offering a multidisciplinary approach, Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations spans a wide array of therapeutic options and surgical approaches with step-by-step presentations of each procedure covered in the text.

Contents

Anatomy and Physiology

  • Surgical Anatomy
  • Pathology and Genetic Factors
  • Hemodynamic Properties
  • Use of Modeling for the Study of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations

Clinical Presentation and Diagnostic Evaluation

  • Natural History
  • Classification and Grading Systems
  • Radiographic Diagnosis
  • Functional Evaluation and Diagnosis

Basic Considerations

  • Decision Analysis for Asymptomatic Lesions
  • Endovascular Principles
  • Continued Therapy
  • The Team Approach

Therapeutic Management

  • Anesthesia Management
  • Supratentorial Lobar AVMs
  • Supratentorial Perisylvian AVMs
  • Supratentorial Periventricular AVMs
  • Infratentorial AVMs of the Cerebellar Vermis and Hemispheres
  • Infratentorial Cerebellopontine Angle AVMs
  • Infratentorial Brain Stem AVMs
  • Intraoperative and Postoperative Angiography
  • Associated Aneurysms
  • AVMs and Pregnancy

Special Problems

  • Critical Care Management
  • General Complications
  • Endovascular Complications
  • Radiosurgical Complications

Future Considerations

  • Endovascular Techniques
  • Radiosurgery
  • Molecular Biology
  • Surgical Approaches

Index

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Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations
by Stephen Johnston
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