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Neurological complications after surgery

Edited by David Leaper and Iain Whitaker

in Post-operative Complications

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199546268
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726071 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199546268.003.22

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Neurological complications after surgery

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General complications : Intracranial pressure - General complications : Infection - General complications : CSF fistula - General complications : Air embolus - General complications : Metabolic post-neurosurgical complications - General complications : Seizures - General complications : Thromboembolic disease - Specific complications : Craniotomy - Specific complications : Lumbar laminectomy - Specific complications : Anterior cervical decompression - Specific complications : Shunts - Specific complications : Transsphenoidal hypophysectomy - Specific complications : Lumbar puncture - Specific complications : Head injuries

Chapter.  3163 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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