The ASSI Monographs are a series of books commissioned by the Association of Spine Surgeons of India with the goal of providing updated information, decision-making algorithms, and surgical techniques on selected spinal problems. Reputed Indian surgeons and internationally renowned experts have shared their experience and the latest knowledge in the field through this series.
Craniovertebral Junction will be immensely beneficial to spine surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, and spine fellows.
Highlights of Craniovertebral Junction:
• Detailed description of the various fixation techniques currently used in the treatment of craniovertebral junction (CVJ) anomalies
• Algorithms for management of various afflictions of CVJ, including tuberculosis, rheumatoid arthritis, congenital anomalies, and traumatic conditions
• Focus on the current technique of release, reduction, and stabilization of instabilities within the CVJ
• Explanation of joint manipulation techniques for reduction of irreducible atlantoaxial dislocation (AAD) and basilar invagination (BI)