Operative Techniques In Upper Extremity Sports Injuries

Operative Techniques In Upper Extremity Sports Injuries

by Frank W. Jobe, Janice A. Schwegler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801672074

ISBN-13: 9780801672071

Pub. Date: 12/15/1995

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This multi-authored, comprehensive reference covers basic science considerations, diagnosis, assessment, operative and post-operative techniques, management, post-operative care and rehabilitation of all athletic injuries to the upper extremity. Coverage of this region includes complete sections on the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist. The text also contains a

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Overview

This multi-authored, comprehensive reference covers basic science considerations, diagnosis, assessment, operative and post-operative techniques, management, post-operative care and rehabilitation of all athletic injuries to the upper extremity. Coverage of this region includes complete sections on the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist. The text also contains a thorough discussion of anatomy, biomechanics and psychology. Includes clinical material from the experience of authors who have all trained at the world famous Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801672071
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/15/1995
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation in the Upper Extremity3
2Unusual Problems of the Upper Extremity in the Athlete15
3Diagnostic Imaging of the Upper Extremity31
4Psychology of the Athlete99
5Biomechanics109
6Anatomy and Surgical Approaches124
7Anterior Shoulder Instability, Impingement, and Rotator Cuff Tear164
A. Theories and Concepts164
B. Clinical and Diagnostic Evaluation177
C. Anterior and Multidirectional Glenohumeral Instability191
D. Subacromial Impingement: Clinical Assessment and Treatment210
E. Rotator Cuff Tear: Clinical Assessment and Treatment223
F. Conservative and Postoperative Management of Shoulder Problems245
8Posterior Glenohumeral Instability273
9Voluntary Glenohumeral Instability285
10Bony Injuries of the Scapula and Clavicle295
11Fractures of the Proximal Humerus313
12Disorders of the Scapula and Clavicle341
13Muscle Ruptures of the Shoulder Girdle360
14Neurovascular Disorders: Clinical Assessment and Treatment373
15Biomechanics of the Elbow389
16Surgical Anatomy of the Elbow402
17Ligamentous and Posterior Compartment Injuries411
18Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis of the Elbow431
19Fractures and Dislocations of the Elbow447
20Long-Bone Fractures of the Upper Extremity480
21Bony Disorders: Clinical Assessment and Treatment496
22Biceps Rupture and Triceps Avulsion506
23Nerve Entrapment Syndromes at the Elbow518
24Forearm Compartment Syndromes538
25Biomechanics546
26Anatomy and Surgical Approaches: Hand, Wrist, and Forearm566
27Fractures and Dislocations of the Fingers and Hand591
28Neurovascular Disorders629
29Soft Tissue Stress Injuries644
30Fractures and Ligament Injuries of the Wrist652
31Tendon Injuries697

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