The second volume of Recent Advances in Orthopedic Surgery brings clinicians and trainees fully up to date with the latest advances in their field.
Divided into twelve sections, each chapter discusses new technologies and techniques for surgery in a specific orthopaedic subspecialty - hip, knee, spine, shoulder, elbow - providing a broad understanding of `hot topics' and detail on current points of debate.
A complete chapter is dedicated to new advances in sports medicine.
This new volume highlights key topics such as minimally invasive approaches to spine surgery, new developments in the basic science of cartilage, implant selection in revision arthroplasty, and surgical techniques in joint preservation.
Authored by renowned experts in their specialty, led by P Maxwell Courtney from the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, this book is further enhanced by clinical photographs, diagrams and tables.
Provides orthopaedic surgeons and trainees with latest advances in the field
Covers new technologies and techniques for each orthopaedic subspecialty
Internationally recognised author team
Volume One (9789351521129) published in 2014
P Maxwell Courtney MD Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Chapter 1: What's New in Spinal Surgery? Chapter 2: What's New in Hip Joint Preservation Surgery? Chapter 3: What's New in Total Hip Arthroplasty? Chapter 4: What's New in Knee Arthroplasty? Chapter 5: What's New in Revision Chapter 6: What's New in Sports Medicine? Chapter 7: What's New in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery? Chapter 8: What's New in Orthopedics: Asian Perspective - Hip Chapter 9: What's New in Orthopedics: Asian Perspective - Knee Chapter 10: What's New in Knee Arthroplasty: South American Perspective Chapter 11: What's New in Hip Arthroplasty - The South American Perspective Chapter 12: What's New in Basic Orthopedic Science?