Mayo Clinic Principles of Shoulder Surgery provides the basic principles and foundational knowledge for this orthopedic specialty in a concise and easy-to-use manner. The book, written by a well-seasoned surgeon with years of experience training residents and fellows, pulls together a comprehensive reference for interdisciplinary use, relevant to many fields including sports medicine, rheumatology, and rehabilitation. Dr. Sanchez-Sotelo covers an array of
topics starting with history taking, the physical examination, the use and understanding of advanced imaging techniques, and preforming surgical procedures such as fracture fixation, arthroscopic surgery, tendon transfers, and replacement, all visually enhanced with relevant videos. This book is the perfect
resource for all medical libraries, whether you are a student, primary care physician, physical therapist, or allied health professional.
Key Features of Mayo Clinic Principles of Shoulder Surgery
-Highly illustrated with detailed figures and tables throughout and a key point summary boxes at the end of every chapter to improve comprehension
-Includes over 40 videos of the most common procedures performed by an orthopedic surgeon
-Each chapter includes a color coded tab to facilitate easy navigation at-a-glance
-Organized into concise chapters for quick review
Dr. Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD, PhD is appointed as Consultant and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic. He is a nationally and internationally recognized authority in shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr. Sanchez-Sotelo has directed the Mayo Clinic Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship over the last 10 years, and has been awarded as Teacher of the Year on several occasions.