This second edition brings students fully up to date with the latest developments in the field of orthopaedics. Seven sections examine injuries and diseases in different parts of the body, discussing both surgical and non-surgical approaches to treatment.
Presented in a logical, step by step format, this useful handbook describes each condition, diagnosis techniques, clinical tests and options for management. More than 200 X-Ray pictures, images and illustrations enhance learning.
Fully revised, new edition bringing students up to date with the latest developments in orthopaedics
Discusses both surgical and non-surgical approaches to treatment
Logical, step by step layout
More than 200 images and illustrations
Previous edition published in 2010
R M Shenoy D Orth MS Orth Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Yenepoya Medical College, Derlakatte, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Section 1: Trauma in General and Injuries of the Lower Limb Examination of Bone and Joint Injuries Open Fractures Fractures of the Pelvis Hip Dislocations Fractures of the Femoral Neck Intertrochanteric Femoral Fractures Subtrochanteric Femoral Fractures Fractures of Patella Tibial Plateau Fractures Ankle Injuries Tibial Pilon Fractures Talar Neck Fractures Calcaneal Fractures Tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) Fracture Dislocation Jones Fracture Nonunion Section 2: Injuries of the Upper Limb Fractures of the Clavicle Shoulder Dislocations Proximal Humeral Fractures Supracondylar Fractures of the Humerus Fractures of the Lateral Condyle Elbow Dislocations Monteggia Fracture-Dislocation Essex-Lopresti Fracture-Dislocation Galeazzi Fracture-Dislocation Distal Radius Fractures Scaphoid Fractures Bennett and Rolando Fractures Physeal Injuries Section 3: Spine Spine: General Considerations Examination of Spinal Injuries Spinal Injuries, Classification and Management Section 4: Clinical Diagnosis of Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Injuries Clinical Diagnosis of Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Injuries Section 5: Examination of a Bone Tumor Examination of a Bone Tumor Section 6: Important Clinical Tests and Radiological Signs in Different Bone and Joint Pathologies Important Clinical Tests and Radiological Signs in Different Bone and Joint Pathologies Section 7: Multiple Trauma Multiple Trauma