Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Musculoskeletal Tumors 2 / Edition 2

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Musculoskeletal Tumors 2 / Edition 2

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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

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Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Musculoskeletal Tumors 2 / Edition 2

OKU: Musculoskeletal Tumors 2 is a concentrated source of critical research and developments in the treatment of musculoskeletal tumors. Written by experienced authors from diverse disciplines, the book strengthens your clinical understanding and explores emerging new treatments. Highlights inlcude:
• Basic Concepts
• Benign Bone Tumors
• Skeletal Sarcomas
• Benign Soft-Tissue Tumors
• Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
• Metastatic Disease Includes a CD-ROM supplement featuring a short video on biopsy techniques by Dr. Albert Aboulafia. The CD also includes extra figures (not included in the book) of cystic and benign bone lesions, and benign cartilage tumors. Developed by the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and published by AAOS, the book explores the physiology of tumors, biopsy specimens, and current treatment and management techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780892034086
Publisher: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Publication date: 09/01/2007
Series: AAOS Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Series
Pages: 426
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 13.20(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: Basic Concepts - Albert J. Aboulafia, MD, FACS, MBA, Section Editor
1. Biopsy
2. Molecular Biology in Musculoskeletal Neoplasia
3. Imaging of Musculoskeletal Lesions
4. Hand Tumors
5. Bone Grafting and Bone Graft Substitutes
6. Postradiation Sarcomas
7. Pseudotumors and Tumor-Like Lesions

Section 2: Benign Bone Tumors - Kristy L. Weber, MD, Section Editor
8. Evaluation and Staging of Benign Bone Tumors
9. Overview of Treatment of Benign Bone Lesions
10. Cystic and Benign Bone Lesions
11. Benign Cartilage Tumors
12. Benign Fibrous and Histiocytic Lesions
13. Giant Cell Tumor of Bone

Section 3: Skeletal Sarcomas - Joseph Benevenia, MD, Section Editor
14. Principles of Surgery for Skeletal Sarcomas
15. Amputations
16. Osteosarcoma
17. Ewings Sarcoma
18. Chondrosarcoma of Bone
19. Other Skeletal Sarcomas
20. Adjuvant Therapy for Skeletal Sarcomas

Section 4: Benign Soft-Tissue Tumors - Carol D. Morris, MD, and John H. Healey,
MD, Section Editors
21. Benign Soft-Tissue Tumors: General Diagnostic and Management Principles
22. Benign Vascular Soft-Tissue Tumors
23. Cystic Masses: Meniscal Cysts, Popliteal Cysts, and Ganglia
24. Lipoma
25. Neural Tumors
26. Benign Fibrous Tumors
27. Other Tumors
28. Synovial Chondromatosis and Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis

Section 5: Soft-Tissue Sarcomas - Terrance D. Peabody, MD, Section Editor
29. Soft-Tissue Sarcoma: Incidence, Demographics, and Risk Factors
30. Malignant Soft-Tissue Tumors
31. Classification and Imaging of Soft-Tissue Tumors
32. Biopsy of Soft-Tissue Masses
33. SurgicalManagement of Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
34. Radiation Therapy for Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
35. Chemotherapy for Treatment of Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
36. Investigational Therapy for Soft-Tissue Sarcomas

Section 6: Metastatic Disease - Timothy A. Damron, MD, Section Editor
37. Basic Pathophysiology of Metastasis to Bone
38. Evaluation of the Patient With Carcinoma of Unknown Origin Metastatic to Bone
39. Nonsurgical Treatment of Metastatic Disease
40. Treatment Principles and Prediction of Impending Pathologic Fracture
41. Surgical Management of Upper Extremity Metastatic Disease
42. Surgical Management of Lower Extremity Metastatic Disease
43. Evaluation and Treatment of Metastases to the Spine
44. The Role of Resection and Amputation in Metastatic Disease

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