Key Features

  • Features more than 350 informative, beautifully drawn illustrations either by, or in the style of, Frank H. Netter, MD.
  • Provides relevant anatomy and basic science in the beginning of each chapter to lay the foundation for understanding the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of each clinical condition.
  • Covers individual topics affecting the entire musculoskeletal system, such as arthritic disorders, fractures, rehabilitation, and nerve disorders.
  • Organizes diagnostic and therapeutic techniques by region to help you apply management principles in practice.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Embryology and Formation of Bone
David J. Zaleske, MD


Chapter 2: Metabolic Bone Disease and Osteonecrosis
Susan V. Bukata, MD, and Randy N. Rosier, MD, PhD


Chapter 3: Leg Deformities and Skeletal Dysplasias in Children
Walter B. Greene, MD


Chapter 4: Arthritic Disorders
Vincent D. Pelligrini, Jr., MD


Chapter 5: Disorders of Muscles, Tendons, and Ligaments
David T. Rispler, MD


Chapter 6: Disorders of Nerves
Barry J. Gainor, MD


Chapter 7:Osteomyelitis and Septic Arthritis
Walter B. Greene, MD


Chapter 8: Musculoskeletal Tumors and Tumor-like Conditions
Walter B. Greene, MD


Chapter 9: Fractures and Multitrauma in Adults
Jeffrey O. Anglen, MD, FACS


Chapter 10: Trauma and Osteochondrosis Syndromes in Children
Walter B. Greene, MD


Chapter 11: Amputations
Michael S. Pinzur, MD


Chapter 12: Rehabilitation
Walter B. Greene, MD


Chapter 13: Spine
Philip M. Bernini, MD


Chapter 14: The Shoulder and Arm
Keith Kenter, MD


Chapter 15: Elbow and Forearm
Edward D. Wang, MD, and Lawrence C. Hurst, MD


Chapter 16: The Hand and Wrist
John D. Lubahn, MD, and D. Patrick Williams, DO


Chapter 17: The Pelvis, Hip, and Thigh
Roy K. Aaron, MD, Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD, Michael G. Ehrlich, MD, and Peter G. Trafton, MD, FACS


Chapter 18: The Knee and Leg
Derrick J. Fluhme, MD, Lee D. Kaplan, MD, and Freddie H. Fu, MD


Chapter 19: The Foot and Ankle
Judith F. Baumhauer, MD

Details

No. of pages:
512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323286251
Print ISBN:
9781929007028

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