Musculoskeletal Emergencies: Expert Consult: Online and Print

Musculoskeletal Emergencies: Expert Consult: Online and Print

by Bruce D. Browner
ISBN-10:
1437722296
ISBN-13:
9781437722291
Pub. Date:
09/21/2012
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
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Musculoskeletal Emergencies: Expert Consult: Online and Print

Equip yourself with all the guidance you need to diagnose, stabilize and provide the initial management of MSK emergencies as effectively as possible. Optimize patient’s disposition ranging from emergency department discharge to the operating room. A leading orthopaedic trauma surgeon and a respected emergency physician bridge the gap between these specialties to help you give these patients the best chances of favorable outcomes.


• Address emergency orthopaedics - both acute trauma and urgent general orthopaedic issues - at the point of care
with the multidisciplinary guidance from experts in both trauma surgery and emergency medicine.
Easily navigate the information you need to make critical decisions related to diagnosis; options for initial therapeutic intervention; disposition planning; and follow up through a consistent, templated format designed for rapid reference.
Manage the full spectrum of traumatic musculoskeletal challenges, including infections, soft tissue injuries, and compartment syndrome, that you might encounter in a hospital emergency department, urgent care facility, or primary care setting.
Make the best decisions for every patient with unique coverage of both adult and pediatric injuries.
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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781437722291
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 09/21/2012
Pages: 544
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: General Principles

1

General Principles of Initial Care

2

Radiographic Imaging

3

Infections involving the Musculoskeletal system

4

Anlelgesia, Conscious Sedation, Regional Blocks, and Anesthesia

5

Multiple Trauma

6

Perioperative Assessment

7

Pregnancy

Part II: Specific Anatomic Regions

Section 1:Upper Extremity

8

Spine

9

Shoulder

10

Elbow and Distal Humerus

11

Wrist and Forearm

12

Hand and Digits

Section 2: Lower Extremity

13

Hip and Thigh

14

Distal Femur, Knee, Patella

15

Leg and Ankle

16

Foot

Section 3: Central Skeletal Axis Injuries

17

Pelvis

Part III: Pediatrics

18

Introduction to Pediatric Trauma

19

Pediatric Pathologic Fractures

20

Pediatric Shoulder and Humeral Shaft

21

Pediatric Elbow

22

Pediatric Forearm and Distal Radius/Ulna Fractures

Part III: Pediatrics

22

Pediatric Forearm and Distal Radius/Ulna Fractures

23

Pediatric Hand

24

Pediatric Cervical Spine Fractures

25

Pediatric Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures

26

Pediatric Fractures of the Pelvis and Acetabulum

27

Pediatric Fracture of the Dislocations of the Hip

28

Pediatric Femur

29

Fractures of the Pediatric Knee

30

Pediatric Tibia/Fibular Shaft and Ankle Fractures

31

Pediatric Foot

Appendix: Legal and Administrative Issues

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