This presentation was made at the Advanced Cervical Spine Course conducted by Dr. Sandeep Sonone and Dr. Kshitij Chaudhary for the Bombay Orthopaedic Society. This course is conducted yearly at the KEM Hospital, Mumbai. For more information visit http://bombayorth.org/academics/instructional-courses/ Advertisements
Click on the link below to review Hangman’s fracture or traumatic spondylolisthesis of the axis vertebra using a mind map! Classifications, mechanism of injury, imaging, and treatment options are presented. https://my.mindnode.com/8esx11md7UzokKp1ePDmmDrSi7EyFyo9sw5uFzwk/em#137,81,2
Click on the link below to review atlas (C1) fractures using a mind map! Classifications, mechanism of injury, imaging, and treatment options are presented. https://my.mindnode.com/afW7wyxzXTSJuBcVsAjZmpuKtfmoaPorgdC1a8sp/em#-489,197,2
Excellent surgical video of anterior odontoid screw fixation published by the AAOS Indications for an anterior odontoid screw fixation are: 1. Acute Type 2 fracture with favorable fracture anatomy 2. Shallow Type 3 fracture with an intact C2 vertebral body 4. Intact Transverse ligament 5. A young patient with good bone stock The video is […]
Learn from the master Dr. Abumi from Hokkaido University, Japan. This video is from a workshop conducted by Dr. Abumi on sawbones at the APSS conference.
This is a talk on vertebral artery injury and how to tackle it if it happens during craniovertebral surgery. In brief, the vertebral artery can be injured in two locations: Extraosseous injury (open space injury): The vertebral artery (VA) is vulnerable to injury above the C1 posterior arch and lateral to the atlantoaxial joints. Sometimes, […]
Dr. Robert Bohinski, a neurosurgeon with Mayfield Chiari Center, explains the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of Chiari malformation type 1. This patient webinar originally aired January 18, 2014. For further information regarding Chiari I Malformation and for info regarding upcoming webinars, please visit: http://www.MayfieldChiariCenter.com This is a highly instructive and comprehensive talk, especially for orthopedic spine […]