This book is a concise overview of clinical orthopaedics for trainees, covering common problems that may be encountered in daily practice including ligament injuries, obesity, bandaging techniques and prevention of low backache.
Each section is presented in a logical format, beginning with the epidemiology and pathophysiology, then the signs and symptoms, differential diagnosis and treatment for different diseases and disorders.
Concise overview of clinical orthopaedics
Covers common problems encountered in daily practice
Logical, sequential format
Includes more than 160 images and illustrations
Elangovan Chellappa MBBS D Ortho MS Ortho Professor and Head, Department of Orthopaedics, Tirunelveli Medical College, Tamil Nadu, India
Pain Neck-Old and New Concepts Rheumatoid Arthritis Osteoarthrosis Imaging in Orthopedics Current Concepts in Management of Fractures Injuries of Ligaments Low Backache Bone and Joint Infections Skeletal Tuberculosis Common Congenital Anomalies Bone Tumors Obesity Common Nerve Palsies Physiotherapy Bandages Orthoses and Prostheses Annexure 1: Interesting Investigations Annexure 2: Ortho on the Web