Key Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery

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Thieme, Jan 1, 2011 - Medical - 160 pages
In comparison to large, overly detailed specialty texts, this practical new book is designed to give you the basic clinical steps of the most frequently performed orthopedic procedures -- all in a clear, reproducible, easy-to-follow format. For quick review before an operation, a handy refresher, teaching tool, or learning aid, it is ideal!Accompanied by hundreds of precise, hand-drawn diagrams, Key Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery presents 50 surgical procedures, each laid out in a step-by-step format. This structure is designed to allow the reader to quickly read about an operative procedure and review the salient points, with special emphasis on the technique. Every chapter includes indications, contraindications, pre-operative preparation, special instruments, positions, anesthesia, pearls, avoidance and post-operative care issues.Special benefits of Key Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery:-- Designed to give the pertinent information on key surgical procedures in a cookbook outline approach.-- Covers the 50 most common surgical procedures performed in today's clinical practice-- Vital steps are demonstrated by hundreds of precise, hand-drawn illustrations-- Clear, organized, and easy-to-read format -- Ideal as a handy reference, refresher, or learning tool for the resident or the specialistBenefit from the experience of active clinicians who perform these procedures on a daily basis. Whether you are a practitioner or a resident, you will find a wealth of helpful information that allows you to visualize the necessary surgical exposures and achieve excellent results. Reserve your copy today!2000/364 pp. (T)/250 illus. (T)/hardcover/ISBN 0-86577-922-8/$99.00
 

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Contents

Open Acromioplasty Mark K Bowen and Angelo DiFelice
3
Open Anterior Shoulder Stabilization
14
Shoulder Arthroscopy Daniel D Buss and John R Green III
20
Proximal Humerus Fracture ORIF
29
Humeral Shaft Fracture ORIF Bradley R Merk
40
Elbow and Forearm
49
Distal Humeral Fractures Brian J Hartigan
60
Forearm Diaphyseal Fractures Radius and Ulna
66
High Tibial Osteotomy Stephen G Manifold and Giles R Scuderi
190
Supracondylar Femoral Osteotomy Stephen G Manifold and Giles R Scuderi
195
Lateral Tibial Plateau Fracture ORIF Scott D Cordes
199
Intramedullary Rodding of Tibial Shaft Fractures Scott D Cordes
205
Operative Treatment of Patella Fractures Mark E Easley and Giles R Scuderi
211
Extensor Mechanism Injuries Quadriceps Ruptures and Patella Tendon Ruptures Mark E Easley and Giles R Scuderi
217
Tibial Fasciotomy Bradley R Merk
225
Section Six Ankle and Foot
231

Forearm Fasciotomy Michael S Bednar
74
Open Carpal Tunnel Release Charles Carroll IV and David M Kalainov
81
Distal Radius Fractures ORIF Franklin Chen and David M Kalainov
92
Distal Radius Fractures External Fixation
98
Extensor Tendon Repair Michael S Bednar
104
wi CONTENIS 18 Flexor Tendon Repair Michael S Bednar
109
Fifth Metacarpal Fracture Operative Repair David M Kalainov and Franklin Chen
114
Section Four Hip and Femur
121
Total Hip Arthroplasty Hybrid and Uncemented Douglas E Padgett
123
Internal Fixation of Hip Fracture Steven H Stern
134
Hip Fracture Hemiarthroplasty Douglas E Padgett
142
Intramedullary Rodding of Femoral Shaft Fractures Scott D Cordes
151
Section Five Knee and
157
Arthroscopy Steven H Stern
159
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery Two Incision Gordon W Nuber
167
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery Endoscopic Steven H Stern
174
Total Knee Arthroplasty Steven H Stern
182
Ankle Arthroscopy Armen S Kelikian
233
Ankle Fractures ORIF Scott D Cordes
237
Achilles Tendon Repair Steven Kodros
244
Bunions and Hallux Valgus Armen S Kelikian
248
Hammer Toe Correction Armen S Kelikian
252
Mortons Neuroma Excision Steven Kodros
256
Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fractures Internal Fixation Steven Kodros
260
Lumbar Discectomy Srdjan Mirkovic
267
Lumbar Spine Fusion Srdjan Mirkovic
279
Spinal Lumbar Decompression Srdjan Mirkovic
285
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Hip Pinning
293
Distal Humerus Supracondylar Fracture Reduction and Pinning
303
Idiopathic Scoliosis Posterior Spinal Instrumentation and Fusion
311
Section Nine
319
Index
327
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Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Northwestern University; Orthopedic Associates of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

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