Clear and concise, this handy reference provides step-by-step guidance on performing invasive spine procedures for the treatment of patients with a wide range of conditions. An outline style and crisp line drawings direct users to easily referenced details on contraindications, patient preparation, procedural techniques and post-procedure care. Each chapter devotes coverage to one specific diagnostic or therapeutic procedure that can be used to treat a myriad of problems from herniated disks to whiplash. Covers a full range of common and emerging spinal procedures including discography, facet and nerve root injection, nerve root lysis, intra- and extra-spinal biopsy, IDET, and vertebroplasty Details all procedures with step-by-step, clearly illustrated instructions. Uses an easy-to-reference outline format for all chapters Devotes each chapter to a particular diagnostic or therapeutic procedure that can be used to treat a variety of problems Emphasizes safe, consistent procedure performance to minimize complicationsCervical facet joint(s) CPT COde 1. First level 64470 2. Each additional level 64472 3. X-ray cervical spine 72050 4. Fluoroscopy 76005 5. Noncontrast supplies A4649 6. Low-osmolar contrast medium A4645 7. Celestone Soluspan J0702 8.
|Title||:||Handbook of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Spine Procedures|
|Author||:||Alan L. Williams, F. Reed Murtagh|
|Publisher||:||Mosby Incorporated - 2002|