Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Foot and Ankle

Front Cover
Amol Saxena
Springer Science & Business Media, Aug 4, 2012 - Medical - 293 pages
0 Reviews
Sports Medicine is now a specialty in its own right. The Olympics are coming to the UK which has focused interest in the field, and pain in elite sport is an unresolved issue. Sports Medicine is an area that has expanded dramatically in the last 5 years, and demand for educational materials to help bridge the gap in the literature are highly sought-after. This book utilises the excellent sports medicine section originally published within International Advances in Foot and Ankle Surgery and present it in a quick reference format for residents and trainees in orthopedic sports medicine. The information presented covers current accepted techniques with scientific rationale and will appeal to all surgeons and health care professionals with an interest in sports medicine. This is a truly international, multidisciplinary manual of foot and ankle surgery in sports medicine by the specialty's leaders and most experienced surgeons. Current up to date trends and techniques using a scientific approach including evidence based guidelines where applicable are included. The reader will be exposed to a step-by-step approach to each procedure presented.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Sesamoidopathy
1
Turf Toe Injuries
13
Hallux Rigidus The Valenti Arthroplasty
29
Hallux Rigidus Distal First Metatarsal OsteotomyHohmann Procedure
41
Lisfrancs and Midfoot Injuries
49
Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle in Athletes
59
Plantar Fasciitis
83
Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus
95
Acute Repair of Ruptured Foot and Ankle Tendons in Athletic Patients
131
Chronic Compartment Syndrome of Leg and Foot
141
Ankle Instability
151
Insertional and Midsubstance Achilles Tendinopathy
167
Peroneal Tendinopathy
187
Advances in Anterior Ankle and Subtalar Arthroscopy
213
Posterior Ankle Arthroscopy and Endoscopy
237
Postoperative Physical Therapy for Foot and Ankle Surgery
255

Os Trigonum Injuries
113
Syndesmosis Injuries
117

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information