Current Diagnosis and Treatment of Orthopedics (Lange Series) / Edition 2 by Harry B. Skinner | 9780838503638 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Current Diagnosis and Treatment of Orthopedics (Lange Series) / Edition 2

Current Diagnosis and Treatment of Orthopedics (Lange Series) / Edition 2

by Harry B. Skinner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838503632

ISBN-13: 9780838503638

Pub. Date: 06/01/2000

Publisher: Appleton & Lange

This popular orthopedic surgery book reviews both basic science and treatment. Provides treatment care for common disorders including low back pain,cervical spine pain,as well as repetitive motion syndromes. New: more epidemiologic information; emphasis on cost-effective treatment; new insight on the prevention of surgical infection-plus a chapter on pediatric

Overview

This popular orthopedic surgery book reviews both basic science and treatment. Provides treatment care for common disorders including low back pain,cervical spine pain,as well as repetitive motion syndromes. New: more epidemiologic information; emphasis on cost-effective treatment; new insight on the prevention of surgical infection-plus a chapter on pediatric orthopedics.

Easy-to-use,yet comprehensive,Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Orthopedics features:

*Convenient organization by anatomical structure,disease,and procedure

*Improved diagnostic charts,tables,and graphs on hip and knee problems and tumor differentiation

*New information on NSAID selection (including COX-2 inhibitors),materials used in joint replacements,and growth factors for stimulating bone formation

*Expanded sections on trauma and external fixation,postoperative care of amputees,and predicting function after spinal cord injuries

*Coverage of advances and practices in imaging technology,infection treatment,joint reconstruction,and spinal surgery

*Concise,current,and comprehensive review of the basic science underlying orthopedic practice

*Helpful references to classic and important new sources

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838503638
Publisher:
Appleton & Lange
Publication date:
06/01/2000
Series:
Lange Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
696
Product dimensions:
7.23(w) x 9.99(h) x 1.04(d)

Table of Contents

Basic Science in Orthopedic Surgery.

General Considerations in Orthopedic Surgery.

Musculoskeletal Trauma Surgery.

Sports Medicine.

Disorders, Diseases, & Injuries of the Spine.

Tumors in Orthopedics.

Adult Reconstructive Surgery.

Orthopedic Infections.

Foot & Ankle Surgery.

Hand Surgery.

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery.

Amputations.

Rehabilitation.

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