The first edition of this book has established itself as the most widely used neurosurgical training guide in the UK. The revised and updated second edition is maintaining that position and has been designed to appeal to trainees in all countries. It is the perfect, succinct guide to the practicalities of managing neurosurgical patients, interpreting CT head scans, understanding neurosurgical procedures and using the more common monitoring and scoring systems. This is essential reading for all those considering a career in neurosurgery and is the standard vade mecum for all neurosurgical trainees.