Lumbar Spine Online Textbook - Contents

Section 2: Basic Science

Section Editor: Howard An

Section 3: Biomechanics

Section Editor: Avinash Patwardhan

  • Chapter 1: Methods of Laboratory Assessment by Bob Havey
  • Chapter 2: Biomechanics of Lumbar Spine by Achim Wilke
  • Chapter 3: Biomechanics of Fusion Instrumentation by Neil Crawford and Vijay Goel
  • Chapter 4: Biomechanics of Deformity Correction by Brian Cunningham
  • Chapter 5: Biomechanical Implications of Osteoporosis by ...
  • Chapter 6: Biomechanics of Lumbar Orthoses by Thomas Gavin and Kevin Meade
  • Chapter 7: Etiology and Risk Factors for Adjacent Segment Pathology by William Sears
  • Chapter 8: Biomechanics of Motion Preservation Technologies by Peter McCoombe, Ashish Diwan, and Achim Wilke
  • Chapter 9: Standing Balance by LeHeuc and Avinash G. Patwardhan

Section 4: Epidemiology

Section Editor: Brook I. Martin

  • Chapter 1: Measuring Spine Safety by Fady Y. Hijji, Ankur S. Narain, Kern Singh, and Jonathan Grauer
  • Chapter 2: Epidemiology and Use of Opioids in Back Pain by Jon D. Lurie
  • Chapter 3: The Role of Invasiveness Index in Risk-Adjusted Patient Outcome Measurements by Brian L. Hollenbeck and Kevin J. McGuire
  • Chapter 4: The Bree Collaborative: Standardizing Appropriateness and Quality in Lumbar Fusion by Mark Kowalczyk, Robert Mecklenburg, Andrew Kartunen, and Farrokh Farrokhi

Section 5: Outcomes Measurement

Section Editor: TBD

  • Chapter 1: Introduction by TBD
  • Chapter 2: Condition-specific Measures by TBD
  • Chapter 3: Computer Adaptive Testing by TBD
  • Chapter 4: Generic Outcome Measures-Health Related Quality of Life by TBD
  • Chapter 5: Psychometric/Measurement Properties of Instruments by TBD
  • Chapter 6: Indices of “Treatment Success” Based on PROMs by TBD
  • Chapter 7: Collateral Outcomes by TBD
  • Chapter 8: ICHOM Initiative by TBD
  • Chapter 9: Health Economics by TBD
  • Chapter 10: Conflict of Interest and Its Impact on Reported Outcomes by TBD

Section 6: International Perspectives on Spine Care

Section Editors: Margareta C. Nordin and Eric Hurwitz

Section 7: Educational Approach

Section Editor: TBD

  • Chapter 1: How to Adopt and Acquire Skills for New Technology by TBD
  • Chapter 2: Use of Simulation in Spine Surgery by TBD
  • Chapter 3: Spine Education Worldwide by TBD
  • Chapter 4: Deep Learning of Technical Skills by TBD
  • Chapter 5: Training Difference between Orthopaedic and Neurosurgery by TBD
  • Chapter 6: Competency Based Surgeon Training by TBD

Section 8: Metabolic/Inflammatory Conditions

Section Editor: Christopher Ames

Section 9: Lumbar Spinal Deformity

Section Editor: Michael Kelly

Section 10: Non-operative Spine Care

Section Editor: Elaine Buchanan

Section 11: Surgery Principles

Section Editor: Teija Lund

Section 12: Lumbar Disc Regeneration

Section Editor: Robert Gunzburg

Section 13: Lumbar Disc Herniation

Section Editor: Robert Gunzburg

  • Chapter 1: Disc Herniation: Epidemiology, Definitions, Types by Thomas Kishen
  • Chapter 2: Disc Herniation: Pathophysiology/etiology by Nadeen O. Chahine
  • Chapter 3: Disc Herniation: Natural History and Non-operative Treatments by Amit Bhargav
  • Chapter 4: Disc Herniation: Surgical Discectomy by Jay Zampini, James Kang, and Martin Knight
  • Chapter 5: Anti-adhesives: Their Role and Future by Andrei Manolescu
  • Chapter 6: Failed Discectomy: Non-Surgical and Surgical Management by Kimani White and Ashish Diwan

Section 14: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Section Editor: Robert Gunzburg

  • Chapter 1: Classification, Natural History, and Clinical Evaluation by M. Battie, S. Konno, and A. Haig
  • Chapter 2: Imaging of Spinal Stenosis by T. Barz and C. Schizas
  • Chapter 3: Non-operative Treatment by O. Airaksinen and C. Tomkins-Lane
  • Chapter 4: Surgical Indication, Techniques, and Outcomes by E. Munting, W. Peul, W. Abdu, Y. Kawaguchi, and H. Nakamura

Section 16: Non-degenerative Spondylolisthesis

Section Editor: Hubert Labelle

  • Chapter 1: Epidemiology, Natural History, Classification by Hubert Labelle et al.
  • Chapter 2: Clinical Presentation and Physical Examination by Stefan Parent
  • Chapter 3: Diagnostic Methods by Jean-Marc Mac-Thiong
  • Chapter 4: Nonsurgical Treatment and Management of the Athlete with Pars Fracture by Marie-Lyne Nault, Mathilde Hupin
  • Chapter 5: Surgery for Spondylolisthesis by Stefan Parent, Hubert Labelle, and Jean-Marc Mac-Thiong
  • Chapter 6: Complications by Stefan Parent, Hubert Labelle, and Jean-Marc Mac-Thiong

Section 17: Trauma

Section Editor: Robert Gunzburg

Section 19: Infections

Section Editor: Shanmuganathan Rajasekaran

Section 20: Tumors

Section Editor: Norio Kawahara

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