AO Principles of Fracture Management in the Dog and Cat

AO Principles of Fracture Management in the Dog and Cat

by Ann L. Johnson, John EF Houlton, Rico Vannini
     
 

ISBN-10: 1588904172

ISBN-13: 9781588904171

Pub. Date: 07/12/2005

Publisher: Thieme

A step-by-step manual with DVD!

This new AO text is a step-by-step manual for treating fractures in the mandible, maxilla, spine, scapula, pelvis, humerus, radius, ulna, femur, patella, tibia and fibula, carpus, tarsus, metacarpal and metatarsal bones, and digits. Engaging current concepts of AO teaching with a particular focus on the biology of fracture healing,

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A step-by-step manual with DVD!

This new AO text is a step-by-step manual for treating fractures in the mandible, maxilla, spine, scapula, pelvis, humerus, radius, ulna, femur, patella, tibia and fibula, carpus, tarsus, metacarpal and metatarsal bones, and digits. Engaging current concepts of AO teaching with a particular focus on the biology of fracture healing, this book is designed to guide the surgeon through all the stages of fracture management, from preoperative evaluation and fracture planning, to anesthesia and pain management protocols, to fraction reduction techniques and surgical procedures. The authors also discuss considerations for rehabilitation.

This authoritative resource comes with a DVD-ROM containing the entire book in digital form for easy search and convenient text-to-video launch of 64 AO teaching videos and 12 animations that demonstrate key surgical techniques. This text is a must for all practicing veterinary orthopedic surgeons.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588904171
Publisher:
Thieme
Publication date:
07/12/2005
Edition description:
Book+DVD
Pages:
552
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1Perioperative patient management1
2Implants : description and application
Screws and plates26
External fixators, pins, nails, and wires52
3Fracture healing72
4Fractures of the mandible98
5Fractures of the maxilla116
6Fractures of the spine130
7Fractures of the scapula150
8Fractures of the pelvis161
Fracture-luxation of the sacroiliac joint164
Fractures of the ilium170
Fractures of the acetabulum178
Fractures of the ischium and pubis192
9Fractures of the humerus201
Fractures of the proximal humerus202
Fractures of the humeral diaphysis208
Fractures of the distal humerus216
10Fractures of the radius
Fractures of the proximal radius230
Fractures of the radial diaphysis236
Fractures of the distal radius and styloid process252
11Fractures of the ulna260
12Fractures of the femur
Fractures of the proximal femur272
Fractures of the femoral diaphysis286
Fractures of the distal femur296
13Fractures of the patella304
14Fractures of the tibia and fibula
Fractures of the proximal tibia310
Fractures of the tibial diaphysis318
Fractures of the distal tibia and malleoli332
15Fractures of the carpus340
16Fractures of the tarsus348
17Fractures of the metacarpal and metatarsal bones360
18Fractures of the digits370
19Corrective osteotomies374
20Complications of fracture treatment
Delayed unions394
Nonunions402
Malunions410
Osteomyelitis416
Implant failure424
Refracture after implant removal430
21Arthrodesis of the shoulder434
22Arthrodesis of the elbow440
23Arthrodesis of the carpus446
24Arthrodesis of the stifle458
25Arthrodesis of the tarsus464
26Arthrodesis of the digits472
27App. : implants and materials in fracture fixation476

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