Adams's Outline of Fractures

12th Edition

Including Joint Injuries

Authors:

  • David Hamblen
  • Hamish Simpson
    • Print ISBN 9780443102974

    Key Features

    • New edition of highly praised book with an established reputation
    • Well known for its clear writing style and logical classification of fractures
    • Basics of treatment are summarised in a useful appendix for quick reference and revision
    • Provides up-to-date surgical therapies as well as conservative treatment options

    Table of Contents

    Introduction
    Pathology of fractures and fracture healing
    Clinical and radiological features of fractures
    Principles of fracture treatment
    Complications of fractures
    Special features of fractures in children
    Osteoporosis and fragility fractures
    Joint injuries
    Cervical spine
    Spine and thorax
    Paraplegia from spinal injuries
    Shoulder and upper arm
    Elbow and forearm
    Wrist and hand
    Pelvis and hip
    Thigh and knee
    Leg and ankle
    The foot
    Further reading
    Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    340
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443102974

    About the authors

    David Hamblen

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Glasgow, Visiting Professor, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

    Hamish Simpson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Orthopaedics and Trauma, University of Edinburgh, UK