This volume in the Core Knowledge in Orthopaedics Series equips you with the key concepts and clinical skills needed to excel in the subspecialty of adult reconstruction and arthroplasty. Inside you'll find concise, clinically focused coverage of the surgical techniques you need to know to obtain optimal patient management outcomes, along with relevant anatomy, biomechanics, limb salvage techniques, imaging, arthroscopy, and more. It's a perfect resource for training...board certification or recertification review...or everyday clinical reference!
- Apply the guidance in a logical fashion with coverage that progresses from describing commonly seen clinical problems to reviewing less frequently encountered conditions.
- Follow the most appropriate surgical management approaches.
- Assimilate the information easily through bulleted text, crisp artwork, clinical charts, tables, algorithms, and annotated key references.
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- © Mosby 2007
- 10th July 2007
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Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Director, University of Pennsylvania Adult Reconstructive Fellowship, Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedics
Dr. Beredjiklian has served as the chief editor of 5 orthopaedic textbooks, including the first edition of Review of Hand Surgery. He has an active interest in basic science research focusing on the modulation of scar formation after injury and surgery. This research has been funded by prestigious grants from the American Foundation of Hand Surgery, the Department of Defense, and the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Beredjiklian maintains a full clinical practice and an active academic and teaching schedule. He serves on the editorial board of several peer-reviewed orthopaedic journals including Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and the Journal of Hand Surgery. He has presented over 300 lectures nationally and internationally and is the author of over 200 scientific articles.
Chief of the Hand Service, Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA