The 4th edition of the globally bestselling Chirurgie de la Main is made available to the English-speaking population for the first time in Emergency Surgery of the Hand. The text synthesizes the most current knowledge in hand surgery, emergency, and surgical principles for today's surgeons and fellows. Edited by internationally recognized experts Michel Merle and Gilles Dautel, Emergency Surgery of the Hand includes an abundance of illustrations, photographs, and step-by-step descriptions to ensure the best possible outcomes for each unique patient scenario.
Provides coverage of today's hot topics in hand surgery, including free tissue transfer and pedicle flaps, as well as emergency care of infections.
Prioritizes surgical techniques that allow rapid return to work.
Covers the latest information on surgical principles, relevant anatomy and physiology, surgical techniques, outcomes and rehabilitation.
Step-by-step descriptions of surgical procedures are enhanced by crisp, clear surgical photographs and illustrations.
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est professeur des universit s, praticien hospitalier et chef du service de chirurgie plastique et reconstructrice de l'appareil locomoteur au CHRU de Nancy.
1 Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia of the Upper Limb 2 Emergency Microsurgery of the Upper Extremity 3 Instrumentation and Technical Equipment 4 Injury Assessment and Operative Strategy 5 Sprains and Dislocations of the Fingers 6 Dislocations and Fracture-Dislocations of the Carpometacarpal Joints of the Fingers and Thumb 7 Metacarpal and Phalangeal Fractures 8 Revascularization 9 Finger and Hand Soft Tissue Defects 10 Flexor Tendon Injuries 11 Injuries of the Extensor Apparatus 12 Temporary Amputations and Permanent Amputation 13 Nail Trauma 14 Nerve Injuries 15 Digital Replantations 16 Hand Replantations 17 The Tissue Bank 18 Dressing 19 Surgical Treatment of Hand Infections