Key Features

  • Access the full text of the book—as well as links to PubMed and periodic content updates—online at www.expertconsult.com.
  • Provides evidence-based, clinically focused guidance on patient selection, pre-operative planning, surgical approach and techniques, bearing options and component materials, disease specific options, the management and avoidance of complications, salvage and revision TAA strategies, and more.
  • Discusses variations in technique, including component removal, impaction grafting, conversion to fusion-options, arthrodesis with realignment, and more so you can choose which is most effective for each patient.
  • Explores alternatives to TAA in younger arthritic patients such as arthroscopy, osteotomies, allograft resurfacing, distraction arthroplasty, interpostional grafts and arthrodesis.
  • Includes a review page in every chapter for quick reference to pearls and pitfalls for each topic.
  • Presents photographs and interpretive drawings of surgical techniques in full color to bring out intraoperative details as they appear in the operating room.
  • Features procedural videos—narrated by experts—on the included DVD so you can see how to perform particular techniques.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323313988
Electronic ISBN:
9781455708567

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