High Yield Orthopaedics

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Overview

Here is a great reference source for use when preparing for board or re-certifying exams. High Yield Orthopaedics concisely conveys the most important information in the field with the aid of 600 illustrations—250 in full color. The consistent chapter format—covering every topic thoroughly from the pathophysiology and distribution to the symptoms and treatment—presents the material in a way that makes it easy to access and digest. Portable and compact, this book provides you with a great tool whether you are a practicing orthopaedist or studying for your Boards.
  • Covers more than 200 topics with 460 illustrations—250 in full color—to provide you with a comprehensive yet focused resource.
  • Emphasizes recognition of entities illustrated on the Board exams with two or more key clinical or pathological figures per writeup to give you the fullest understanding of the material.
  • Presents topics selected based on the analysis of many years of examination experience so you get only the important information.
  • Includes the most accurate information from experts who keep you current.
  • Supplements topics with illustrations, tables, figures, radiographs, and even flow charts and equations to provide you with a visual understanding of the material.
  • Features chapters organized alphabetically by disorder to help you find what you need fast.
  • Conveys the information in a concise, yet structured manner for at-a-glance reference.
  • Provides quick access to authoritative background with two or three critical references per writeup to extend your reading.
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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"For practicing orthopedists and those studying for boards or recertification exams, Parvizi (orthopedic surgery, Thomas Jefferson U. Hospital) presents a visual guide to orthopedic surgery that highlights the most recent and important information in a concise way and incorporates b&w diagrams, figures, radiographs, and histologic slides, in 234 topics ranging from specific fractures, injuries, and diseases to anatomy and procedures. Online access is included."

- Book News, Inc.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781416002369
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 8/6/2010
  • Pages: 528
  • Sales rank: 1,490,703
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Abductor Mechanism (Hip) 1

2 Acetabular Fractures 3

3 Achilles Tendon Rupture 5

4 Achilles Tendon Injury 7

5 ACL Reconstruction 10

6 Acromioclavicular Joint Disorders 12

7 Adamantinoma 14

8 Adult Cavovarus Foot 16

9 Amputation of the Lower Limb 17

10 Anatomy of the Knee 20

11 Aneurysmal Bone Cyst 23

12 Ankle Arthroscopy 25

13 Ankle Fractures 26

14 Ankle Instability 28

15 Ankylosing Spondylitis 30

16 Antibiotics 32

17 Anticoagulation 34

18 Apophyseal Injury 37

19 Arthrogryposis 39

20 Articular Cartilage 40

21 Athletic Injuries 42

22 Avascular Necrosis 45

23 Axis of Lower Extremity 47

24 Benign Bone Tumors 48

25 Benign Cartilage Tumors 50

26 Biomechanical Definitions 52

27 Biopsy Principles 54

28 Birth Injury 55

29 Blood 57

30 Blount's Disease 59

31 Bone 61

32 Bone Grafting 64

33 Bone Scan 66

34 Brachial Plexus Injury 68

35 Bunionette 70

36 Calcaneal Fractures 72

37 Carpal Bones/Ligaments/Instability 74

38 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 77

39 Cartilage 80

40 Cement 82

41 Central Slip Extensor Tendon Injury 83

42 Cerebral Paisy 85

43 Cervical Spine Instability 87

44 Chance Fracture 90

45 Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 92

46 Charcot's Arthropathy 93

47 Chest Wall Trauma 95

48 Child Abuse 97

49 Chondrosarcoma 100

50 Clavicle Fractures 102

51 Clubfoot 104

52 CMC Arthritis of the Thumb 106

53 Collagen 107

54 Common Birth Defects 110

55 Compartment Syndrome 112

56 Complex Regional Pain Syndrome 114

57 Congenital Hand Disorders: Syndactyly and Polydactyly 116

58 Consent 118

59 Corticosteroids 120

60 COX-2 Agents 122

61 Coxa Vara 125

62 Crystalline Arthropathy 126

63 Damage Control Orthopedics 128

64 DDH (Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip) 131

65 Deep Joint Infection 133

66 Dermatomes/Reflexes of Upper and Lower Extremity 135

67 Desmoid Tumor 138

68 Diabetes Mellitus 139

69 Diabetic Foot 141

70 Disk Disorder 143

71 Distal Radius Fractures 145

72 Distal Radioulnar Joint 148

73 Distraction Osteogenesis/llizarov Technique 151

74 Depuytren's Contracture 153

75 (DVT) Deep Venous Thrombosis 155

76 Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome 157

77 Elbow Arthroscopy 159

78 Elbow Instability 162

79 Elbow Pain 164

80 Electrolyte Imbalance 166

81 Ewing Sarcoma 169

82 External Fixation 171

83 Fat Embolism 173

84 Female Athlete 175

85 Femoral Nerve Blocks 177

86 Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) 179

87 Fibrous Dysplasia 181

88 Flatfoot 183

89 Foot Coalition 185

90 Foot Tumors 187

91 Forearm Anatomy 189

92 Fractures (Open) 191

93 Fracture Fixation 193

94 Fracture Healing 195

95 Freiberg's Disease 197

96 Frozen Shoulder Adhesive Capsulitis 199

97 Galeazzi Fractures 201

98 Gas Gangrene 203

99 Gene 205

100 Giant Cell Tumor of Bone 208

101 Gorham's Disease (Disappearing Bone Disease) 210

102 Gout 211

103 Growth Plate 213

104 Hallux Rigidus 215

105 Hallux Valgus 217

106 Hammer Toe 219

107 Hand and Wrist Tendon Transfers 220

108 Hand Infections 223

109 Hand Tumors 226

110 Hemachromatosis 228

111 Hemophilia 230

112 Hepatitis 232

113 Heterotopic Ossification 234

114 High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO) 236

115 Hip Arthroscopy/Labral Tears 238

116 Hip Fractures 240

117 Horner's Syndrome 242

118 Humerus Fractures 243

119 Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome 246

120 Instability after Total Hip Arthroplasty 247

121 Intoeing/Out-toeing (Pediatric Foot Problems) 248

122 Joint Lubrication 250

123 Jones Fracture 252

124 Kienbock's Disease 254

125 Knee Arthritis (MCD) 257

126 Knee Dislocation 259

127 Knee Ligament Injuries 261

128 Kohler Disease 265

129 Kyphosis 266

130 Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease 268

131 Leiomyosarcoma 270

132 Limb Length Discrepancy 272

133 Lipoma 274

134 Liposarcoma 276

135 Lisfranc Fracture 278

136 Low Back Pain 280

137 Lower Cervical Spine Injuries 282

138 Lumbosacral Plexus 284

139 Mallet Finger 286

140 Marfan Syndrome 287

141 Median Nerve Disorders 289

142 The Meniscus 292

143 Metastatic Tumor 294

144 MFH (Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma) 297

145 Modulus of Elasticity 299

146 Monteggia Fracture 300

147 Morton's Neuroma 303

148 MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) 305

149 Multiple Myeloma 307

150 Muscle Physiology 309

151 Muscular Dystrophy 312

152 Necrotizing Fasciitis 314

153 Nerve Endings 315

154 Nerve Injuries Related to Orthopaedics 317

155 Neurofibromatoses 320

156 Neuropathic Arthropathy (Charcot Joint) 323

157 NSAIDs 325

158 Os Odontoideum 327

159 Osteoarthritis 329

160 Osteoblasts 331

161 Osteochondritis Dissecans 333

162 Osteochondrodysplasia/Dwarfing Conditions 335

163 Osteoclasts 337

164 Osteochondroma 340

165 Osteogenesis Imperfecta 342

166 Osteoid Osteoma 345

167 Osteomyelitis 347

168 Osteopetrosis 349

169 Osteoporosis 351

170 Osteosarcoma 353

171 Os Trigonum 355

172 Paget's Disease 357

173 Parosteal Osteosarcoma 359

174 Patellar Dislocations 361

175 Patellar Fractures and Extensor Mechanism Disruptions 363

176 Patellofemoral Disease 365

177 Pediatric Leg-Length Discrepancy 367

178 Pediatric Lower Extremity Problem 370

179 Pelvic Osteotomy 372

180 Peripheral Neuropathy 374

181 Peroneal Nerve Palsy 376

182 Pes Cavus 378

183 Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis 380

184 Physeal Growth Plate Fractures 383

185 Pilon Fractures 385

186 Plantar Fasciitis 387

187 Poisonous Bites 389

188 Polyethylene 391

189 Popliteal Cysts 392

190 Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction 395

191 Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency 397

192 Radial Head Fractures/Dislocations 399

193 Reiter's Arthritis and Others 401

194 Rheumatoid Arthritis 403

195 Rickets 406

196 Rotator Cuff Tear 408

197 Sacral Fractures 411

198 Scaphoid Injury 412

199 Scapular Winging 414

200 Scheuermann's Disease 416

201 Scoliosis 418

202 Septic Arthritis 421

203 Shoulder Arthroscopy 423

204 Shoulder Impingement Syndrome 425

205 Shoulder Instability 427

206 SLAP Lesions 429

207 Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis 431

208 Spinal Embryology 434

209 Spinal Stenosis 435

210 Spondylolisthesis 438

211 Statistics 441

212 Sternoclavicular Injury 443

213 Study Design in Surgery 445

214 Supracondylar Humerus Fractures 447

215 Suprascapular Neuropathy 449

216 Surgical Approaches to Forearm 450

217 Synovial Osteochondromatosis 453

218 Synovial Sarcoma 455

219 Talus Fracture 457

220 Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Wrist 459

221 THA (Total Hip Arthroplasty) Cemented 462

222 Thermal Injuries 464

223 Tibial Plafond Fractures 467

224 Transient Osteoporosis 469

225 Triplanar Fracture 471

226 Tuberculosis 473

227 Turf Toe 475

228 Ulnar Nerve 477

229 Unicameral Bone Cyst 479

230 Upper Cervical Spine Injury and Halo Placement 481

231 Vascular Disorders 483

232 Vertical Talus 485

233 Wrist Arthroscopy 486

234 X-ray 490

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