Handbook of Fractures

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010 - Medical - 800 pages

Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, this pocket-sized go-anywhere Handbook of Fractures is the ideal on-the-spot reference for residents and practitioners seeking fast facts on fracture management and classification. Chapters organized by anatomic site provide key information on fractures in adults and in children, including epidemiology, anatomy, mechanism of injury, clinical evaluation, radiologic evaluation, classification, treatment, and management of complications. The book's easy-access format features numerous charts, tables, diagrams, illustrations, and bulleted lists.

This edition includes new and updated information on aspiration of the joints, fracture reduction, traumatic lacerations, and multiple trauma.

 

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Contents

Acetabulum
344
Hip Dislocations
360
Femoral Head
372
Femoral Neck Fractures
378
Intertrochanteric Fractures
388
Subtrochanteric Fractures
399
Femoral Shaft
408
Distal Femur
420

AXIAL SKELETON FRACTURES
77
General Spine
79
Cervical Spine
97
Thoracolumbar Spine
123
UPPER EXTREMITY FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS
141
Clavicle Fractures
143
Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular Joint Injuries
150
Scapula Fractures
162
Glenohumeral Dislocation
172
Proximal Humerus Fractures
193
Humeral Shaft Fractures
203
Distal Humerus
214
Elbow Dislocation
230
Olecranon
243
Radial Head
249
Radius and Ulna Shaft
257
Distal Radius
269
Wrist
281
Hand
305
LOWER EXTREMITY FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS
325
Pelvis
327
Knee Dislocation Femorotibial
429
Patella and Extensor Mechanism Injuries
439
Tibial Plateau
455
TibiaFibula Shaft
464
Injuries about the Ankle
476
Calcaneus Fractures
507
Talus
520
Fractures of the Midfoot and Forefoot
530
PEDIATRIC FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS
561
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery General Principles
563
Pediatric Shoulder
572
Pediatric Elbow
598
Pediatric Forearm
645
Pediatric Wrist and Hand
660
Pediatric Hip
681
Pediatric Femoral Shaft
690
Pediatric Knee
698
Pediatric Tibia and Fibula
727
Pediatric Ankle
743
Pediatric Foot
752
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