Pocketbook of Orthopaedics and Fractures
Written by a leader in the field, the revised 2nd Edition of this outstanding, practical handbook concisely and clearly discusses the key aspects of orthopaedic theory, examination and fracture treatment for quick consultation in the clinical setting. Abundant illustrations - drawn by the author - complement the text superbly to help you understand concepts and techniques easily.
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abduction anaesthesia angulation ankle ankylosing spondylitis applied articular surface Ask the patient assessment avascular necrosis avulsion avulsion fracture bandage bone cervical clinical common commonest complications compression cruciate deformity diagnosis disease dislocation displacement distal dorsiflexion elbow epiphysis examination extension external rotation femoral femur fingers flexed flexion foot forearm fragment heel humeral infection injuries instability internal fixation involved Kirschner wire knee kyphosis lesion limb localised malleolus manipulation medial medial malleolus meniscus metatarsal mobilisation movements MP joint muscle neck nerve palsy neurological non-union normal Note occur open reduction osteoarthritis pain patella pelvis physiotherapy plantar plaster position posterior pressure pronation proximal quadriceps radial head radiographs result rheumatoid arthritis rupture sacroiliac joint scaphoid scoliosis screws shaft shoulder side skin slab sling spinal spine splint subluxation subtalar joint supination swelling syndrome talus tears tenderness tendon thumb tibia tibial traction treated treatment ulna ulnar undisplaced usually valgus weeks weight-bearing wrist