As the benefits of surgical robotic systems in spine surgery become more widely known, spine procedures that utilize these technologies are expected to greatly increase over the next decade. Robotic and Navigated Spine Surgery: Surgical Techniques and Advancements provides up-to-date, authoritative clinical guidance in this dynamic area for surgeons who are already using these innovative methods, as well as for those exploring the field. In a single, convenient source, this title comprehensively summarizes clinical studies, advancements, and expert recommendations regarding today’s robotic and navigated spine surgery.
Covers the recent advancements and impact that popular neuronavigation devices and surgical robots have had on the surgical management of the spine, including clinical studies, technical guides, review papers, and expert recommendations.
Discusses devices that today’s surgeons are most likely to use, such as navigation devices, robotics, augmented reality, and virtual reality systems.
Includes focused content on complex spine surgeries, where navigation and robotic devices can have the most significant impact.
Features procedural images including radiographs, surgical photos, and equipment photos for visual guidance.
Contains chapters on navigation in occipital and cervical spine surgery, spinal trauma and navigation, navigated and robotic-assisted deformity correction, cost-effectiveness of robotic and navigation systems, virtual reality and augmented reality in spine surgery, and more.
Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Frontmatter 1 Computer Asssisted Spine Surgery - A New Era of Innovation 2 Navigation in Occipital and Cervical Spine Surgery 3 Navigation in Spine Trauma 4 Navigated Spinal Deformity Correction 5 Navigation of Tumor and Metastatic Lesions in the Thoracolumbar Spine 6 NAVIGATED OBLIQUE LUMBAR INTERBODY FUSION 7 Navigation in Non-Instrumented Spine Surgery 8 Robotic Assisted Correction of Adult Spinal Deformity 9 Robotically assisted percutaneous fixation 10 ROBOTICS IN SPINE SURGERY: BEYOND PEDICLE SCREW PLACEMENT 11 Traumatic Spinal Injury and Robotic Reconstruction 12 Cost Effectiveness of Robotic and Navigation Systems 13 Virtual and Augmented Reality in Spine Surgery 14 Use of Activity Monitors in Enhancing Spine Surgery 15 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Spine Surgery 16 Databases, study groups, and evidence in robotic spine surgery 17 Combinatorial Technologies Leveraging Robotics in Spine Surgery