Orthopaedic Surgery: The Essentials
Offering a complete, fully integrated approach to the entire field of orthopedic surgery, this new reference covers basic science, anatomy, surgical approaches, evaluation, treatment and anticipated outcome.
Highlights include full discussions of: musculoskeletal soft tissues, joint pathology, imaging techniques, trauma, oncology, adult and pediatric orthopedics, medical malpractice, and evolving telemedicine technology. The book's detailed yet easy-to-read format aids in implementing the practical tips and guidelines, highlighted throughout.
As comprehensive as any existing orthopedic textbook, but with the convenience of portability, the book contains hundreds of useful, finely executed illustrations. With its complete approach, this decisive book also provides the core curriculum for orthopedic residents, including state-of-the-art sections on gene therapy, outpatient orthopedics, new surgical procedures, and resource management.
Practical and timely, ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY: THE ESSENTIALS provides a clear, streamlined approach to the field. It is ideal for residents, medical students, and practicing orthopedic surgeons, who will use it both for examination review and for authoritative reference.
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acetabular acetabulum Anatomy ankle artery arthrodesis arthroplasty arthroscopic articular avascular necrosis Bone Jt Surg capsule cartilage cells cervical spine chondrocytes clinical collagen collateral ligament common compression congenital contracture debridement deformity degenerative degrees diagnosis disc disease dislocation displacement distal dorsal elbow epicondyle evaluation extensor external fixation femoral head femur Figure flap flexion flexor foot frac fractures fragment fusion glenoid graft healing humeral head incision injury insertion instability internal fixation knee lateral lesion lumbar medial meniscus ment metatarsal motion muscle nerve normal occur open reduction Orthopaedic osteoarthritis osteotomy pain palmar patients pelvic PIP joint plantar plate posterior postoperative proximal radial head radiographs radius reconstruction repair rheumatoid arthritis rotator cuff rotator cuff tears scoliosis screw shoulder skin soft tissue spinal stability subluxation subtalar joint surgery Surgical Approaches suture syndrome synovial synovium tears technique tendon thumb tibia tibial tion transverse trauma treatment tuberosity ulna ulnar valgus vascular wrist
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