By Walter A. Hall, Peter D. Kim
The editors have succeeded in generating a good reference on all elements of neurosurgical infections. it is a well-written, entire evaluate of a tough topic. -- Doody organisations, Inc.
Rapid prognosis and remedy are the most important to winning results in infections concerning the crucial anxious approach, that can reason major neurological morbidity and mortality. Neurosurgical Infectious affliction: Surgical and Nonsurgical Management is a accomplished consultant that provides surgeons the middle wisdom they should diagnose, deal with, and stop infectious illnesses of the vital fearful system.
- Emphasizes more recent surgical suggestions, together with: endoscopy, neuronavigation, and intraoperative guidance
- Covers modern radiologic diagnostic strategies and offers first-class imaging examples
- Includes chapters on antibiotic prophylaxis, intracranial an infection, and the an infection of implanted devices
This very good neurosurgical reference might be an important a part of the armamentarium utilized by neurosurgeons and infectious ailment experts of their day-by-day practice.
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Spingerum). 3. Additional tests should be considered based on suspected organisms. 2 Common organisms of acute meningitis and useful diagnostic tests Tests CSF Blood Viruses Nonpolio enteroviruses PCR HSV-1, HSV-2, VZV PCR CMV Immunocompromised PCR Epstein-Barr virus Immunocompromised PCR Mumps virus Unimmunized West Nile virus United States WNV-specific IgM by ELISA, PCR St. Louis encephalitis virus United States Anti-St. Louis encephalitis virus IgM antibodies HIV Sexual contact, intravenous drug use Complement fixation, hemagglutination inhibition Anti-St.
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