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    Review: "useful in providing essential information to students and residents"

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Sep 25, 2013 4:00:03 AM

    1449615546Doody’s Review Service recently reviewed the Tarascon Neurosurgery Pockebook  by Melanie G. Hayden Gephart, MD, MAS. According to reviewer, Ramsis  Farid Ghaly, MD, FACS (Ghaly Neurosurgical Associates), “is useful in providing essential information to students and residents.”

    Other excerpts from the review:

    “The book is divided into sections covering the three areas. The neurology section briefly addresses stroke, seizures, communication disorders, movement disorders, infectious diseases andneuro-ophthalmology. The neurosurgery section covers pediatric neurosurgery, brain tumors, stereotactic radiosurgery, neuroendocrinology, neuroradiology, spine, neurovascular, trauma, peripheral nerves, functional and pain, surgical approaches, and templates. The final section on neurocritical care covers anatomy, ICU issues, and procedures.

    The book brings together quick "need to know" topics. Such a pocketbook is useful in providing essential information to students and residents. It provides useful templates for dictations in neurosurgery and helpful diagrams and figures.”

    Can’t wait to learn more? Preview the Table of Contents now.

    Topics: Doody's Review Service, medical students, doctors, Authors, neuro, tarascon neurosurgery pocketbook, Reviews, medical residents, Melanie G. Hayden Gephart MD MAS, neurosurgery

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