Handbook of Fractures

Author: Kenneth Egol
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496301031
Release Date: 2014-09-29
Genre: Medical

This practical handbook covers the diagnosis and management of fractures in adults and children. Each chapter is organized as follows: Epidemiology, Anatomy, Mechanism of Injury, Clinical Evaluation, Radiologic Evaluation, Classification, treatment, Complications. Section 1 also covers Multiple Trauma, Gunshot Wounds, pathologic and periprosthetic fractures, and orthopedic analgesia. The new edition will be in full color and will include a new chapter on the basic science of fracture healing, as well as a new section on intraoperative Imaging. Features: Bulleted format allows quick access and easy reading Consistent format for targeted reading Covers adult and pediatric fractures Covers fractures in all anatomic areas Heavily illustrated PortableIn Full color New chapter: Basic Science of Fracture Healing New Section: Intraoperative Imaging

Handbook of Fractures

Author: Kenneth Egol
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451148374
Release Date: 2012-03-28
Genre: Medical

Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, this pocket-sized go-anywhere guide 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.

Handbook of Fractures

Author: Kenneth A. Egol
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781605477602
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

This pocket-sized guide is the ideal on-the-spot reference for practitioners seeking fast facts on fracture management and classification. This edition includes new and updated information on aspiration of the joints, fracture reduction, and multiple trauma.

Handbook of Fractures

Author: Kenneth J. Koval
Publisher:
ISBN: 0781790093
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this pocket-sized go-anywhere guide 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. Two new chapters in this edition cover closed reduction, casting, and traction, and orthopaedic analgesia. Handbook of Fractures, Third Edition will also be available for PDAs. See PDA listing for details.

Handbook of Fractures Third Edition

Author: John A. Elstrom
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071443770
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Handbook of Fractures is the ideal portable resource for health care professionals who need to manage patients with musculoskeletal problems. The book focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and management of complications associated with treating the simplest as well as the more complex fractures.

Pocketbook of Orthopaedics and Fractures

Author: Ronald McRae
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780443102721
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

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. Offers a user-friendly reference in a compact, pocket-sized format for on-the-go consultation. Provides unique illustrations that present clear guidance on how to perform an orthopaedic examination and treat a full range of fractures. Answers clinical questions with remarkable clarity and brevity. Includes expanded information, including coverage of additional instabilities and operative fracture treatment. Features improved illustrations to include fracture-site labeling.

Brinker Piermattei and Flo s Handbook of Small Animal Orthopedics and Fracture Repair

Author: Donald L. Piermattei
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
ISBN: 0721692141
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

This handbook covers the diagnosis, etiology, and treatment of conditions affecting the locomotor system in small animals. The 4th edition presents up-to-date information on various types of fractures and methods of fixation, lameness and joint surgery, and musculoskeletal diseases. Other key topics include: acute and chronic bone infections; transplantation, plating, wiring, and pinning techniques; bone grafting; reconstructive joint surgery; and osteochondrosis. Content is organized anatomically for quick access to information on both fractures and other conditions for each region of the body. Step-by-step line drawings clearly illustrate different types of fractures and procedures. Provides clear, concise coverage of the most common orthopedic conditions. A new chapter provides cutting edge information on arthroscopy. Each chapter is expanded with the most up-to-date information. Includes many additional illustrations. New coverage of monocortical plate/IM fixation. Discusses circular frames for fractures and osteotomies Provides information on new fixator clamps.

Handbook of Splinting and Casting

Author: Stephen R. Thompson
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323078023
Release Date: 2011-11-21
Genre: Medical

Get portable, step-by-step instructions on the most common, need-to-know techniques for initial orthopaedic injury management from the Handbook of Casting and Splinting by Stephen R. Thompson, MD and Dan A. Zlotolow, MD. As part of the Mobile Medicine series and modeled after the successful Harriet Lane Handbook, this practical, pocket-sized book is the perfect take-along companion for orthopedic and emergency medicine residents as well as PAs, NPs, and other health professionals. Organized into four sections-orthopedic analgesia, reduction maneuvers, splints and casts, and traction maneuvers-

Fracture Management for Primary Care E Book

Author: M. Patrice Eiff
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455725021
Release Date: 2011-07-06
Genre: Medical

Fracture Management for Primary Care provides the guidance you need to evaluate and treat common fractures, as well as identify uncommon fractures that should be referred to a specialist. Drs. M. Patrice Eiff and Robert Hatch emphasize the current best guidelines for imaging and treating fractures so that you can make accurate identifications and select appropriate treatment. Detailed descriptions and illustrations combined with evidence-based coverage give you the confidence you need to make the right decisions. Online access to procedural videos and patient handouts at expertconsult.com make this quick, practical resource even more convenient for primary care clinicians who manage fractures. Access the information you need, the way you need it with a template format for presenting each type of fracture. Diagnose fractures accurately with the many high-quality images. Clearly see the anatomic relationships of bones and joints through schematic illustrations. Reference key information quickly and easily thanks to one-page management tables that summarize pertinent aspects of diagnosis and treatment. Treat displaced fractures using detailed, step-by-step descriptions of the most common reduction techniques. Access the fully searchable text online at expertconsult.com, along with video clips of reduction maneuvers and downloadable patient education and rehabilitation instruction handouts. Accurately identify fractures using optimal imaging guidelines. Apply splints and casts with confidence thanks to detailed descriptions and illustrations of technique. Tap into the latest best practices through more evidence-based coverage and updated references. Effectively manage emergency situations using guidelines for emergent referral, greater detail regarding methods for closed reductions for fractures and dislocations, and more.

Rang s Children s Fractures

Author: Dennis Wenger
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496368164
Release Date: 2017-10-26
Genre: Medical

With an image-focused, non-traditional layout that differs from most medical textbooks, the fourth edition of Rang’s Children’s Fractures—a classic textbook on children’s fractures for over 40 years—expands to four editors, all faculty members of Rady Children’s Hospital at the University of California, San Diego. This edition maintains the book’s practical, playful style and emphasizes diagnosis, treatment, common pitfalls, and communication with parents and other healthcare professionals.

AO Handbook Orthopedic Trauma Care

Author: Piet de Boer
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9783131470317
Release Date: 2009-12-16
Genre: Medical

Orthopedic Trauma Care is a valuable resource for optimizing the care of orthopedic trauma patients. The book begins by presenting classification, wound and fracture healing, principles of fracture treatment, and information on the care of polytrauma patients. It closes with details on specific injuries and common complications and syndromes secondary to traumatic injuries.

Rock Fracture and Blasting

Author: Zong-Xian Zhang
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 9780128027042
Release Date: 2016-04-26
Genre: Science

Rock Fracture and Blasting: Theory and Applications provides the latest on stress waves, shock waves, and rock fracture, all necessary components that must be critically analyzed to maximize results in rock blasting. The positioning of charges and their capacity and sequencing are covered in this book, and must be carefully modeled to minimize impact in the surrounding environment. Through an explanation of these topics, author Professor Zhang’s experience in the field, and his theoretical knowledge, users will find a thorough guide that is not only up-to-date, but complete with a unique perspective on the field. Includes a rigorous exposition of Stress Waves and Shock Waves, as well as Rock Fracture and Fragmentation Provides both Empirical and Hybrid Stress Blasting Modeling tools and techniques for designing effective blast plans Offers advanced knowledge that enables users to choose better blast techniques Includes exercises for learning and training in each chapter

Pocket Orthopaedic Surgery

Author: Jay (Jamal) Boughanem
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469884882
Release Date: 2015-07-29
Genre: Medical

Pocket Orthopaedics is your go-to resource for the essential orthopaedic information you need in a high-yield, easy-to-use format. Concise and well organized, it provides must-know information on the pathophysiology, diagnostic criteria, and medical and surgical treatment of common orthopaedic surgery pathologies. This pocket-sized powerhouse delivers highly relevant orthopaedic coverage in an easily portable source, making reference quick and easy.