A manual of orthopaedic terminology
Brief definitions to orthopedic terminology arranged topically in 12 chapters. Intended for nurses, secretaries, technicians, and physicians (particularly those in orthopedics). Updated and expanded edition that reflects current terminology. Miscellaneous appendixes. Bibliography. Index.
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Introduction to the orthopaedic specialty
Classifications of fractures dislocations and sportsrelated injuries
Musculoskeletal diseases and related terms
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