Editor: Alexandra Golby, MD
Published Date: May 5, 2015. 1st Edition
About the book:
history, the field of neurosurgery has been
revolutionized by improvements in imaging and
visualization. From the development of the
pneumoencephalogram, to the operating microscope, to
cross sectional imaging with CT and later MRI, to
stereotaxy and neuronavigation, the ability to visualize
the pathology and surrounding neural structures has been
the driving factor leading surgical innovation and
improved outcomes. The last decade has seen
perhaps the greatest impact of imaging in
neurosurgery. Several examples include the
ubiquitous use of neuronavigation in cranial surgery,
the increasing adoption of intra-operative MRI, and the
development of numerous devices designed to harness
these advances for better patient care. Image-Guided
Neurosurgery is a comprehensive
reference on the application of contemporary imaging
technologies used in neurosurgery. Specific techniques
will be discussed for brain biopsies, brain tumor
resection, deep brain stimulation, and more. Image-Guided
Neurosurgery is written for
neurosurgeons, interventional radiologists,
neurologists, psychiatrists, and radiologists, as well
as technical experts in imaging, image analysis,
computer science, and biomedical engineering.
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Free water modeling of peritumoral edema using
multi-fiber tractography: Application to tracking the arcuate fasciculus for
neurosurgical planning. PLoS One. 2018 May 10;13(5):e0197056.
3D printing and intraoperative neuronavigation
tailoring for skull base reconstruction after extended endoscopic endonasal
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Challenges and Techniques for Presurgical Brain Mapping with Functional MRI. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Dec 6;17:794-803.
SlicerDMRI: Open Source Diffusion MRI Software for Brain Cancer
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Performance of Unscented Kalman Filter Tractography in Edema: Analysis of the Two-tensor Model. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Jun 26;15:819-31.
White Matter Tractography for Neurosurgical Planning: A Topography-based Review of the Current State of the Art. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Jun 15;15:659-672.
Automated White Matter Fiber Tract Identification in Patients with Brain Tumors. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Mar;13:138-53.
Applications of Ultrasound in the Resection of Brain Tumors. J Neuroimaging. 2017
Multimodal Navigation in
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An Electrocorticography Grid
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Label-Free Neurosurgical Pathology with Stimulated Raman Imaging.
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The DTI Challenge:
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