Mercer's Textbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma Tenth edition / Edition 10
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Mercer's Textbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma Tenth edition / Edition 10

by Suresh Sivananthan, William J. Maloney
     
 

ISBN-10: 0340942037

ISBN-13: 9780340942031

Pub. Date: 05/01/2012

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

MERCER'S TEXTBOOK has long been at the forefront presenting thorough and authoritative coverage of the entire field of orthopaedics. The 10th edition is totally rewritten by a stellar group of international experts in the field and now includes a section on trauma. This definitive text integrates clinical knowledge of musculoskeletal disorders with the latest basic

Overview

MERCER'S TEXTBOOK has long been at the forefront presenting thorough and authoritative coverage of the entire field of orthopaedics. The 10th edition is totally rewritten by a stellar group of international experts in the field and now includes a section on trauma. This definitive text integrates clinical knowledge of musculoskeletal disorders with the latest basic science research, leading to improved understanding of any given condition or disease process and thereby improving management of these disorders. They provide a systematic way of learning about musculoskeletal disorders and trauma which will facilitate the assimilation of new types of knowledge: evidence-based treatments, office orthopaedics, the molecular basis of disease, and many others. MERCER'S TEXTBOOK OF ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMA is a "must-have" title for both the resident and the seasoned orthopaedist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340942031
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Pages:
1620
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
History of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical History and Examination Techniques
Research Methods, Epidemiology and Statistics

Musculoskeletal Structure, Function, and Healing
Surgical Anatomy and Embryology of the Musculoskeletal System
Bone Physiology and Repair
Soft Tissue Physiology and Healing
Central and Peripheral Nervous System
Peri, Intra and Post Operative Care
The Physiology of Aging
Principles of Orthopaedic Pharmacology

Basic Science
Molecular and Cell Biology, Immunology and Genetics
Musculoskeletal Imaging
Nuclear Medicine
Biomechanics and Biomaterials
Metabolic Bone Disease
Developmental and Inflammatory Conditions
Kinesiology
Infection

Trauma
ATLS and Polytrauma
Major Incident Management
The Closed Treatment of Common Fractures
Principles of Operative Fracture Fixation, (AO)
Shoulder Girdle and Humerus Fractures
Elbow and Forearm
Wrist and Hand Fractures
Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures
Hip and Proximal Femur
Femoral Fractures
Knee and Tibia
Ankle Fractures
Foot Fractures
Spinal Fractures
Pediatric Fractures and Dislocations
Management of Infections and Non-Unions. (Complications)

Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical Assessment, Investigations and Screening
Bone Dysplasias
Chromosomal Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Infections
Neuromuscular Affections
Paediatric Spine
Upper Extremity
Lower Extremity
Adolescent Disorders
Syndromes

Sports Medicine
Exercise Physiology, Epidemiology and Special Considerations
Pathophysiology of Cartilage, Meniscus, Tendon and Ligament
Essential Arthroscopic Skills and Concepts
Shoulder
Elbow, Wrist and Hand
Pelvis, Hip and Thigh
The Knee
Leg, Foot and Ankle

Musculoskeletal Oncology
Pathophysiology, Molecular and Cell Biology of Tumors
Clinical Evaluation, Principles of Biopsy and Staging
Principles of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy
Bone Tumours
Soft Tissue Tumours
Metastatic Tumours
Tumour Reconstruction Surgery
Amputations
Prosthetics and Orthotics

The Spine
History, Physical Examination and Investigations
Pathophysiology of Back Pain
Spinal Biomechanics
Cervical Spine
Thoracic Spine
Lumbosacral Spine
Scoliosis
Spinal Instrumentation
Complications and Management Thereof Non-Fusion Technologies

Adult Reconstruction Surgery
Arthritis
AVN / Osteonecrosis
Principles of Arthroplasty / Methods of Fixation
Alternatives to Arthroplasty (Osteotomies)
Upper Limb
Primary THA
Revision THA
Primary TKA
UKA
Revision TKA
Bone Conserving Options
Ankle Arthroplasty
Wear
Strategies in Managing Infections
Periprosthetic Fractures
Other Complications

Hand and Upper Limb
Finger tip Injuries
Tendon Injuries
Nerve and Vessel Injuries
Dupuytrens
Tendonitis and Triggering
Osteoarthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arthrodesis
The Thumb
Replantation and Microsurgery
Nerve Compression Syndromes

Foot and Ankle
Ligament and Tendon Injuries
Hallux Valgus
Lesser Toe Deformities
Pes Planus and Pes Cavus
The Diabetic Foot
Neurologic Disorders
The Rheumatoid Foot
Nerve Compression Syndromes

New technologies and best clinical practice
Minimal Invasive Surgery (MIS)
Computer Aided Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS)
MIS Meets CAOS
Tissue Engineering
Genomics and Proteomics
Endocultivation
Bone Antibacterial Peptides
Selected Ethical Issues
Occupation Related Illness and Compensation

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