Elite Athlete's Hand and Wrist Injury, An Issue of Hand Clinics - E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Aug 17, 2012 - Medical - 640 pages
This issue will cover many common questions and issues that doctors in sports medicine are confronted with: when to treat injuries, tips on whether treatment can be surgical or nonsurgical, how long will player be out of the game, with or without treatment.
 

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Contents

Preface
xv
Treatment by Direct Repair and Dorsal Ligamentoplasty
253
Chapter 2 Perspective on Scapholunate Ligament Injuries in Baseball Players
261
Commentary
265
Scapholunate Ligament Injuries in Professional Football Players
267
Chapter 5 Scaphoid Fracture in the Elite Athlete
269
Scaphoid Fracture in an Elite or Professional Baseball Player
279
Chapter 7 Commentary on Scaphoid Fractures in Basketball
281
Chapter 25 Thumb Metacarpophalangeal Joint Collateral Ligament Injury Management
361
RCL and UCL
371
Chapter 27 Commentary on RCLUCL Injury in Basketball
373
Football Commentary
377
Chapter 29 Fractures of the Thumb and Finger Metacarpals in Athletes
379
Chapter 30 Commentary Metacarpal Fracture in the Professional Baseball Player
389
Bennett Fractures and Metacarpal Fractures
391
Chapter 32 SportSpecific Commentary on Bennett and Metacarpal Fractures in Football
393

Chapter 8 Scaphoid Fractures in Professional Football Players
283
Chapter 9 Return to Play After Scaphoid Fractures in Hockey Players
285
Chapter 10 Fractures of the Hamate and Pisiform Bones
287
Chapter 11 Treatment of Fracture of Hook of the Hamate in Baseball Players
301
Chapter 12 Hook of Hamate and Pisiform Fractures in Basketball and Hockey Players
303
Chapter 13 Hamate and Pisiform Fractures in the Professional Football Player
305
Chapter 14 Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Injuries in the Elite Athlete
307
Chapter 15 Baseball Commentary Traumatic TFCC Tear
323
Triangular Fibrocartilage Tears in Basketball Players
325
Chapter 17 The Treatment of TFCC Injuries in Football Players
327
Chapter 18 The Management of Ulnocarpal Abutment and Degenerative Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tears in the Competitive Athlete
329
Chapter 19 Central TFCC Tears in Baseball Players
339
Chronic DRUJ Instability or Central TFC Tears
341
Chapter 21 Central TFC TearUlnar Impaction Injuries in Professional Football Players
343
Chapter 22 Pathologies of the Extensor Carpi Ulnaris ECU Tendon and its Investments in the Athlete
345
Chapter 23 Treatment of ECU Injuries in Professional Baseball Players
357
Chapter 24 ECU Tendonitis and Subluxation in Elite Basketball
359
Commentary
403
Phalangeal Fractures in Basketball
405
Phalangeal FracturesDisplacedNondisplaced
407
Stable and Unstable
409
Chapter 37 Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Fracture Dislocations in Professional Baseball Players
417
Chapter 38 SportsSpecific Commentary on PIP Joint Fracture Dislocations in Professional Basketball Players
421
PIP Fracture
423
Mallet Flexor Digitorum Profundus
425
Mallet FDP
431
Mallet FDP and ECRB Tendon Ruptures Associated with Lunotriquetral Coalitions in Professional Basketball Players
433
Tendon Ruptures Mallet FDP in Football
435
Chapter 44 Boutonnière and Pulley Rupture in Elite Athletes
437
Chapter 45 Boutonnière and Pulley Rupture in Elite Baseball Players
447
Chapter 46 Boutonnière and Pulley Rupture in Elite Basketball
449
Chapter 47 Boutonnière and Pulley Rupture Football Commentary
451
Index
453
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Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

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