This acclaimed volume of the Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery series is now in its Third Edition-thoroughly updated to reflect the latest improvements in operative treatment of traumatic, degenerative, and inflammatory disorders of the wrist. The world's foremost wrist surgeons describe their preferred techniques in step-by-step detail, explain the indications and contraindications, identify pitfalls and potential complications, and offer pearls and tips for improving results. The book is thoroughly illustrated with full-color, sequential, surgeon's-eye view intraoperative photographs, as well as drawings by noted medical illustrators. This edition includes new techniques for arthroscopic treatment of a variety of conditions and novel fixation methods for distal radius and scaphoid fractures and nonunions. Also included are new chapters on distal radio-ulnar instability and carpal instability.
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Contributors Series Preface Preface to the First Edition Preface to the Second Edition Preface to the Third Edition PART I Utilitarian Operative Approaches CHAPTER 1 Operative Exposure PART II Arthroscopy CHAPTER 2 Diagnosis and Operative Treatment PART III Distal Radius Fractures CHAPTER 3 Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Pinning CHAPTER 4 External Fixation CHAPTER 5 Open Reduction and Internal Fixation with a Volar Locking Plate CHAPTER 6 Dorsal Plating CHAPTER 7 Fragment Specific Fixation CHAPTER 8 Arthroscopic-Assisted Limited Open Reduction CHAPTER 9 Intrafocal Pinning with "Arum" Pins CHAPTER 10 Fixation Using Bone Substitutes PART IV Nonunion/Malunion Distal Radius CHAPTER 11 Distal Radius Osteotomy PART V Scaphoid Fractures CHAPTER 12 Percutaneous Fixation CHAPTER 13 ORIF via a Limited Dorsal Approach Using a Cannulated Headless Screw CHAPTER 14 Fixation Through a Dorsal Approach for Small Proximal Pole Fragments PART VI Scaphoid Unions Without Arthritis CHAPTER 15 Volar Wedge Graft for Scaphoid Non-Union with Humpback Deformity CHAPTER 16 Treatment with Reverse Flow Vascularized Pedicle Bone Grafts PART VII Scaphoid Nonunions with Arthritis CHAPTER 17 Radial Styloidectomy CHAPTER 18 The Malerich Procedure: Distal Scaphoid Resection Arthroplasty PART VIII Carpal Instability CHAPTER 19 Ligamentous Repair for Acute Scapholunate Dissociation CHAPTER 20 The Blatt Capsulodesis CHAPTER 21 Dorsal Intercarpal Ligament Capsulodesis CHAPTER 22 Ligamentous Repair for Acute Lunate and Perilunate Dislocations PART IX Osteoarthritis CHAPTER 23 STT Arthrodesis CHAPTER 24 Radio-Scapho-Lunate Arthrodesis with Distal Scaphoid Excision CHAPTER 25 Scapholunate Advanced Collapse (SLAC) Reconstruction: Four-Corner Arthrodesis with Headless Screws CHAPTER 26 Proximal Row Carpectomy CHAPTER 27 Arthrodesis of the Osteoarthritic Wrist PART X Distal Radio-Ulnar Instability CHAPTER 28 Operative Reconstruction of the Distal Radioulnar Joint CHAPTER 29 Open Reduction Internal Fixation of the Ulnar Styloid CHAPTER 30 Partial Excision of the Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex CHAPTER 31 Arthroscopic Repair of the Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) CHAPTER 32 Darrach Procedure CHAPTER 33 Salvage of the Failed Darrach Procedure CHAPTER 34 Arthroplasty of the Distal Radioulnar Joint CHAPTER 35 Sauve Kapandji Procedure CHAPTER 36 Distal Radio-Ulnar Joint Capsulectomy for Post-Traumatic Limitation of Forearm Rotation PART XI Rheumatoid Arthritis CHAPTER 37 Synovectomy and Tendon Reconstruction