Core Knowledge in Orthopaedics: Pediatric Orthopaedics book cover

Core Knowledge in Orthopaedics: Pediatric Orthopaedics

Part of the new Core Knowledge in Orthopaedics series, this new resource provides concise and practical coverage of the most essential knowledge in orthopaedics and sports medicine for infants and children. It opens with a review of the differences between the pediatric and adult skeletons, and continues with a chapter cover¬ing physical examination techniques for pediatric patients. The book then explores a broad range of individual orthopaedic problems and disorders. Abundant tables, algorithms, and specially designed diagrams assist readers in mastering key concepts quickly and efficiently.

Orthopedic Residents, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Pediatricians

Hardbound, 544 Pages

Published: February 2005

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-02590-4


  • Chapter 1 Normal Growth and Development in Pediatric Orthopaedics

    Chapter 2 Pediatric Musculoskeletal Exam

    Chapter 3 Introduction to Trauma

    Chapter 4 Upper Extremity Trauma

    Chapter 5 Trauma Related to the Lower Extremity

    Chapter 6 Spine and Pelvis Trauma

    Chapter 7 Sports Medicine

    Chapter 8 Upper Extremity Disorders

    Chapter 9 Pediatric Lower Limb Disorders

    Chapter 10 Hip Disorders—Not submitted yet

    Chapter 11 Spinal Disorders

    Chapter 12 Musculoskeletal Tumors in Children

    Chapter 13 Musculoskeletal Infection

    Chapter 14 Skeletal Dysplasias

    Chapter 15 Metabolic Disorders of Bone

    Chapter 16 Synovial Disorders

    Chapter 17 Neuromuscular Disorders—Cerebral Palsy

    Chapter 18 Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy and Childhood and Arthrogryposis

    Chapter 19 Neuromuscular Disorders: Myelomeningocele


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