This book presents a guide to elastic stable intramedullary nailing (ESIN) in children. This surgical approach to managing pediatric fractures is explained in more than 30 illustrated cases with detailed step-by-step descriptions. An accompanying DVD contains the AO Teaching Video "Special Edition - ESIN" and animations. Pediatric, orthopedic, and trauma surgeons performing pediatric fracture treatments will appreciate the wealth of information contained in this multimedia reference.
Professor of Orthopaedics and Pediatrics, Departments of Orthopaedics and Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Table of contents Basic principles of elastic stable intramedullary nailing (ESIN) in children Case collection of humeral fractures Case collection of elbow fractures Case collection of forearm fractures Case collection of femoral fractures Case collection of tibial fractures Case collection of special indication fractures