Handbook of Fractures / Edition 4
  • Handbook of Fractures / Edition 4
  • Handbook of Fractures / Edition 4

Handbook of Fractures / Edition 4

by Kenneth J. Koval, Joseph D. Zuckerman
     
 

Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, this pocket-sized go-anywhere guide is the ideal on-the-spot reference for residents and practitioners seeking fast facts on fracture management and classification. Chapters organized by anatomic site provide key information on fractures in adults and in children, including epidemiology, anatomy, mechanism of injury,

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Overview

Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, this pocket-sized go-anywhere guide is the ideal on-the-spot reference for residents and practitioners seeking fast facts on fracture management and classification. Chapters organized by anatomic site provide key information on fractures in adults and in children, including epidemiology, anatomy, mechanism of injury, clinical evaluation, radiologic evaluation, classification, treatment, and management of complications. The book's easy-access format features numerous charts, tables, diagrams, illustrations, and bulleted lists.

This edition includes new and updated information on aspiration of the joints, fracture reduction, traumatic lacerations, and multiple trauma.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605477602
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
04/19/2010
Edition description:
Fourth
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.84(h) x 1.06(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I: GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS
1: Closed Reduction, Casting, and Traction
2: Multiple Trauma
3: Open Fractures
4: Gunshot Wounds
5: Pathologic Fractures
6: Periprosthetic Fractures
7: Orthopaedic Analgesia

Part II: AXIAL SKELETON FRACTURES
8: General Spine
9: Cervical Spine
10: Thoracolumbar Spine

Part III: UPPER EXTREMITY FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS
11: Clavicle Fractures
12: Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular Joint Injuries
13: Scapular Fractures
14: Glenohumoral Dislocation
15: Proximal Humerus Fractures
16: Humeral Shaft Fractures
17: Distal Humerus
18: Elbow Dislocations
19: Olecranon
20: Radial Head
21: Radius and Ulna Shaft
22: Distal Radius
23: Wrist
24: Hand

Part IV: LOWER EXTREMITY FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS
25: Pelvis
26: Acetabulum
27: Hip Dislocations
28: Femoral Head
29: Femoral Neck Fractures
30: Intertrochanteric Fractures
31: Subtrochanteric Fractures
32: Femoral Shaft
33: Distal Femur
34: Knee Dislocation (Femoro-Tibial)
35: Patella and Extensor Mechanism Injuries
36: Tibial Plateau
37: Tibia/Fibula Shaft
38: Injuries about the Ankle
39: Calcaneus Fractures
40: Talus
41: Fractures of the Midfoot and Forefoot

Part V: PEDIATRIC FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS
42: Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery: General Principles
43: Pediatric Shoulder
44: Pediatric Elbow
45: Pediatric Forearm
46: Pediatric Wrist and Hand
47: Pediatric Hip
48: Pediatric Femoral Shaft
49: Pediatric Knee
50: Pediatric Tibia and Fibula
51: Pediatric Ankle
52: Pediatric Foot

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