* The considerable risk involved with surgery in the area of the craniovertebral junction makes it a field of continuous research. This book reflects the latest research in the field.
* Remarkably international in scope and character: Lead editor from India, his deputy editor is German/Italian.
* Presents the most up-to-date information on surgical diagnosis and therapy of this complex area, and will provide these surgeons with increased confidence to serve their patients as well as possible.
* Presents the new insights of the last decade in biomechanics as well as new surgical techniques that have dynamically changed the face of treatment of craniovertebral junction pathology