Rockwood and Green's Fractures in Adults: Rockwood, Green, and Wilkins' Fractures

Rockwood and Green's Fractures in Adults: Rockwood, Green, and Wilkins' Fractures

by Robert W. Bucholz, James D. Heckman

Hardcover(Fifth Edition)



This gold-standard two-volume set is a comprehensive text for residents in training and practicing orthopaedists. Now in its Fifth Edition, this widely renowned and established tool features new authors, new illustrations, new technology, and new techniques. With a format that is thorough, it remains clearly written and is designed for reader ease. Chapter outlines, tables, boxes and graphics contain a generous amount of information. Updated topics include X-rays and surgical anatomy.The two-volume set is accompanied by a CD-ROM, which features fully searchable text and power point presentation (with simple animation) of 40 surgical procedures. The CD-ROM also provides PubMed access.

A Brandon-Hill recommended title.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780781725088
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 02/28/2002
Edition description: Fifth Edition
Pages: 2512
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

General Principles
Biomechanics of Fractures and Fixation (A.F. Tencer)
Classification of Fractures (D.R. Dirschl)
Management of the Multiply Injured Patient (H.Ch. Pape and P. Giannoudis)
Epidemiology (C. Court-Brown and K. Koval)
Nonoperative Fracture Treatment (J.F. Connolly)
Principles of Internal Fixation (Ch. Krettek)
Principles of External Fixation, Ilizarov and Bone Transport (T. Watson)
Bone and Joint Healing (J.A. Buckwalter)
Bone Grafting and Bone Enhancement (S. Kakar, E. Tsiridis, and T. Einhorn)
Outcome Studies in Trauma (M. Bhandari)
Imaging (A.H. Schmidt and K. Kallas)
Early Management of Open Fractures (S.A. Olson)
Compartment Syndrome (M. McQueen)
Penetrating Trauma (E. Perez)
War Wounds, Limb Salvage, and Traumatic Amputations (P.J. Dougherty)
Soft Tissue Reconstruction (L.S. Levin)
Systemic Complications (D. Templeman)
Local Complications (B. Ziran)
Fractures of Osteoporotic Bone (M. Karlsson, P.O. Josefsson, and K. Obrant)
Pathologic Fractures (K.L. Weber)
Stress Fractures (D.C. Teague)
Periprosthetic Fractures of the Upper Extremity (R.H. Cofield, J.W. Sperling, B.F. Morrey, and S.W. O'Driscoll)
Periprosthetic Fractures of the Lower Extremity (J.D. Mabrey and R.H. Cofield)
Surgical Navigation (M. Liebergall, R. Mosheiff, and L. Joskowicz)

Upper Extremity
Fractures and Dislocations of the Hand (M. Henry)
Fractures and Dislocations of the Carpus (Ch. Gaebler)
Fractures of the Distal Radius and Ulna (D. Ruch)
Fractures of the Shafts of the Radius and Ulna (R. Hertel)
Fractures and Dislocations of the Elbow(D. Ring)
Fractures of the Distal Humerus (C.M. Robinson)
Fractures of the Shaft of the Humerus (M. McKee)
Fractures of the Proximal Humerus (J.J.P. Warner and Ch. Gerber)
Fractures of the Clavicle (M.D. Lazarus)
Fractures of the Scapula (K.P. Butters)
Subluxations and Dislocations about the Glenohumeral Joint (J. Zuckerman and Y. Kwon)
Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries (L.M. Galatz and G.R. Williams, Jr.)
Injuries to the Sternoclavicular Joint (M.A. Wirth, C.A. Rockwood, Jr., and G. Gilot)

Principles of Management of Spine Injury (S.K. Mirza)
Fractures of the Upper Cervical Spine (J.R. Chapman)
Fractures and Dislocations of the Lower Cervical Spine (C.M. Bono)
Fractures and Dislocations of the Thoracolumbar Spine (M. Blauth and Ch. Knop)

Lower Extremity
Fractures of the Pelvic Ring (A.J. Starr and A.L. Jones)
Fractures of the Acetabulum (M.C. Reilly)
Hip Dislocations and Fractures of the Femoral Head (P. Tornetta III)
Femoral Neck Fractures (R. Leighton)
Intertrochanteric Fractures (K.J. Koval and R.V. Cantu)
Subtrochanteric Fractures (K.-S. Leung)
Fractures of the Shaft of the Femur (S. Nork)
Fractures of the Distal Femur (P.J. O'Brien, R.N. Meek, P.A. Blachut, H.M. Broekhuyse, and P. Guy)
Fractures of the Patella and Injuries to Extensor Mechanism (R.M. Harris)
Fractures of the Proximal Tibia and Fibula (K. Egol and K. Koval)
Dislocations and Fracture-Dislocations of the Knee (R.C. Schenck, Jr., J.P. Stannard, and D.C. Wascher)
Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula (C.M. Court-Brown)
Ankle Fractures (J.L. Marsh and C.L. Saltzman)
Fractures of the Talus (D. Sanders)
Fractures and Dislocations of the Calcaneus (M.P. Clare and R.W. Sanders)
Fractures and Dislocations of the Midfoot and Forefoot (J.S. Early)

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