Practical Fracture Treatment

Practical Fracture Treatment

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Written for junior doctors, orthopaedic trainees and medical students and fully revised, this is a well illustrated, step by step account of the treatment of fractures.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • Elsevier Health Sciences
  • CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 0443070377
  • 9780443070372

Table of contents

General Principles - Pathology and healing of fractures; The diagnosis of fractures and principles of treatment; Closed reduction and fixation of fractures; Open fractures - internal fixation; Factors affecting healing - complications, pathological fractures; Regional injuries - The shoulder girdle and humerus; Injuries about the elbow; Injuries to the forearm bones; The wrist and hand; The spine; The pelvis, hip and femoral neck; Fractures of the femur and injuries about the knee; Fractures of the tibia; Injuries about the ankle; Foot injuries; The fracture clinic.show more