From the Back Cover
This is an excellent book and a needed update. For anyone interested in studying this specific neoplasm in depth,this book is worthwhile. It is a must-have in all neurosurgery, neurology, and radiology libraries. -- Doody's Review
Al-Mefty's Meningiomas, Second Edition is the definitive guide to meningioma diagnosis, treatment, and surgery, and reflects over a decade of major advances in the diagnosis and management of both intracranial and spinal meningiomas since the first edition was published.
- New to this edition: information on molecular biology, natural history and growth rates, the rise of radiosurgery as a viable treatment option, and much more
- Over 500 high-quality radiographic images and full-color illustrations demonstrate anatomy and surgery
- In-depth coverage of intraoperative MRI and endoscopic resection
- Key topics often missing from other meningiomas texts including caseload management, and postoperative quality of life issues
This landmark reference will enhance the precision and surgical skills of every clinician or resident in neurosurgery or neurology.