Hand Secrets

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2006 - Medical - 368 pages
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The Secrets Series® is breaking new ground again. This volume in the very popular Secrets Series® is back in an exciting, updated, and completely redesigned 3rd Edition. A new, two-color page layout, a more portable size, and a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in hand surgery help readers to better meet the challenges they face today. Readers will still find all of the features they rely on the Secret Series® for-a question- and -answer format, lists, mnemonics, tables, and an informal tone that make reference fast and easy. No matter what questions arise, in practice or while preparing for the hand surgery boards, this 3rd Edition has the answers-in print and online.

  • Uses bulleted lists, tables, short answers, and a highly detailed index to expedite reference.
  • Features pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets" from the experts.
  • Covers all of today's most common conditions and their treatment.

  • Presents a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" to keep in mind during residency and practice.
  • Features a new, more compact trim size (5 1/4" x 8 1/2") for enhanced portability.
  • Makes information easier to find with a new, two-color page layout and "Key Points" boxes.
  • Identifies useful websites to facilitate obtaining additional information on a specific topic, and provides live links in online version.

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Secrets 1
Physical Examination of the Hand 20
Electrodiagnostic Testing 254
Anesthesia 32
Diagnostic Imaging of the Wrist and Hand 38
Osteoarthritis 50
Other Arthritides 70
Peripheral Nerve Injury 266
Tendon Transfers 274
Vascular DiSOrders 280
Amputation and Prosthetics 296
S0ft Tissue Tumors 310
Congenital Hand Differences 316
Upper Extremity 00Cupational Injuries and Illness 328
Legal Aspects of Hand Surgery 340

Tendinitis and TenOSynovitis 75
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Compression Neuropathies of the Upper Extremity 259

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