Fracture Management for Primary Care - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781437704280, 9781455725021

Fracture Management for Primary Care

3rd Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors: M. Patrice Eiff Robert Hatch
Paperback ISBN: 9781437704280
eBook ISBN: 9781455725021
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 16th September 2011
Page Count: 400

Description

Fracture Management for Primary Care provides the guidance you need to evaluate and treat common fractures, as well as identify uncommon fractures that should be referred to a specialist. Drs. M. Patrice Eiff and Robert Hatch emphasize the current best guidelines for imaging and treating fractures so that you can make accurate identifications and select appropriate treatment. Detailed descriptions and illustrations combined with evidence-based coverage give you the confidence you need to make the right decisions. Online access to procedural videos and patient handouts at expertconsult.com make this quick, practical resource even more convenient for primary care clinicians who manage fractures.

Key Features

  • Access the information you need, the way you need it with a template format for presenting each type of fracture.
  • Diagnose fractures accurately with the many high-quality images.
  • Clearly see the anatomic relationships of bones and joints through schematic illustrations.
  • Reference key information quickly and easily thanks to one-page management tables that summarize pertinent aspects of diagnosis and treatment.
  • Treat displaced fractures using detailed, step-by-step descriptions of the most common reduction techniques.

Details

No. of pages:
400
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455725021
eBook ISBN:
9780323246163
Paperback ISBN:
9781437704280

About the Author

M. Patrice Eiff

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR

Robert Hatch

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL