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Skeletal Trauma in Children

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Obtain the best outcomes from the latest techniques with help from a "who's who" of pediatric orthopaedic trauma experts! This companion to Browner et al.: Skeletal Trauma, 4th Edition presents practical, focused guidance on managing traumatic musculoskeletal injuries in children and adolescents. It emphasizes the unique aspects of children's fractures in terms of epidemiology, mechanisms, management, and the challenges of treating the skeletally immature patient. State-of-the-art coverage explores growth and development, pathology, complications, child abuse, sports medicine...and almost every possible break from head to toe. A new chapter on sports-related trauma helps you to manage these increasingly prevalent injuries. And, a new, full-color page layout makes it easier to locate the answers you need quickly.

Audience
Trauma Fellows, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Residents

Hardbound, 704 Pages

Published: November 2008

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-4900-5

Contents

  • Chapter 1: Skeletal Growth and Development as Related to Trauma, Stephen Frick, Eric T. Jones

    Chapter 2: Physeal Injuries, David Skaggs

    Chapter 3: Pathological Fractures in Children, Herbert S. Schwartz, Ginger E. Holt

    Chapter 4: The Multiply Injured Child, John H. Wilber, George H. Thompson, Jochen Son-Hing

    Chapter 5: Fractures with Soft Tissue Injuries, Sanjeev Sabharwal, *Fred F. Behrens

    Chapter 6: Complications of Fractures in Children, Robert N. Hensinger

    Chapter 7: Outcomes Assessment in Children with Fractures, James G. Wright, Nancy L. Young

    Chapter 8: Fractures of the Forearm, Wrist, and Hand, Martin Dolan, Peter Waters

    Chapter 9: Fractures and Dislocations about the Elbow, Neil E. Green, Nate Van Zeeland

    Chapter 10: Fractures and Dislocations about the Shoulder, James F. Mooney, III, Lawrence X. Webb

    Chapter 11: Fractures of the Spine in Children, Gregory Mencio, Clinton Devin

    Chapter 12: Fractures and Dislocations about the Hips and Pelvis, Marc F. Swiontkowski

    Chapter 13: Fractures of the Femoral Shaft, Jeffrey Shilt

    Chapter 14: Fractures and Dislocations about the Knee, Lewis E. Zionts

    Chapter 15: Fractures of the Tibula and Fibula, George H. Thompson, Jochen Son-Hing

    Chapter 16: Fractures and Dislocations of the Foot and Ankle, Mohammed J. Al-Sayyad, Alvin H. Crawford, Charles T. Mehlma

    Chapter 17: Child Abuse, Jeffrey Shilt, Neil E. Green, Kathryn E. Cramer

    Chapter 18: Anesthesia and Analgesia for the Ambulatory Management of Children’s Fractures, Eric C. McCarty, Gregory A. Mencio

    Chapter 19: Rehabilitation of the Child with Multiple Injuries, Louise Z. Spierre, Linda J. Michaud, David Pruitt, Charles T. Mehlman

    Chapter 20: Sports Injuries (New Chapter), Kevin Shea, Eric Edmonds, Hank Chambers

    * Dr. Behrens is deceased

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