Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781416029571

Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets

3rd Edition

Print ISBN: 9781416029571
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 1st June 2007
Page Count: 632


This volume in The Secrets Series® is back in an exciting, fully updated 3rd Edition! Over 90 contributing
experts provide you with authoritative, up-to-date guidance on every aspect of orthopaedic disorders in children. From growth and development to integrating a child with a disability into society to physeal injuries to child abuse to youth sports and related injuries—this book presents all the key elements of orthopedics for clinical use, rounds, and board preparation..

Key Features

  • Provides well-rounded coverage of orthopedic issues, including growth and development · integrating a child with a disability into society · physeal injuries · child abuse · youth sports and related injuries · and more.
  • Expedites reference and review with a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and tips for the authors.

Table of Contents

I. Introductory Principles

1. Growth and Development, Benjamin Alman, MD

2. Etiology of Orthopedic Disorders, James G. Gamble, MD, PhD

II. Evaluation

3. The Sick Child, Ryan C. Goodwin, MD

4. Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain, David D. Sherry, MD

5. Diagnostic Imaging, Maya E. Pring, MD, and Dennis R. Wenger, MD

6. Gait Analysis, Lori Karol, MD

III. Management

7. Philosophy of Care, James G. Wright, MD, MPH, FRCSC

8. Physician-Parent Relationship, James G. Wright, MD, MPH, FRCSC

9. Integrating the Child with a Disability into Society, Mary Williams Clark, MD

10. Anesthesia, Inge Falk van Rooyen, MBChB, FRCA

11. Postoperative Management, David D. Aronsson, MD, Nathan K. Endres, MD, and Ryan M. Putnam, MD

12. Casts, Alfred D. Grant, MD, and Amir M. Atif, MD

13. Orthoses (Braces and Splints), John R. Fisk, MD, and Terry J. Supan, CPO

14. Physical and Occupational Therapy, S. K. DeMuth, DPT, and Hugh G. Watts, MD

15. Shoes for Children, Lynn T. Staheli, MD

16. Joint Aspiration, Ken N. Kuo, MD

17. Prevention of Injury. Severino R. Bautista, Jr., MD, and John M. Flynn, MD

IV. Acute Problems

18. Evaluation of the Injured Child, Severino R. Bautista, Jr., MD, and John M. Flynn, MD

19. Child versus Adult Trauma: Management Principles, R. Jay Cummings, MD, and Kevin M. Neal, MD

20. Physeal Injuries, Hamlet A. Peterson, MD

21. Pitfalls in Trauma, Randall T. Loder, MD

22. Child Abuse, William L. Oppenheim, MD, and Richard E. Bowen, MD

23. Polytrauma, David Skaggs, MD

24. Foot and Ankle Trauma in Children, William Puffinbarger, MD, and J. Andy Sullivan, MD

25. Knee Injuries, Kit M. Song, MD

26. Tibial Injuries, Kit M. Song, MD

27. Femur Fractures, Wesley Bevan, MBChB, FRACS, and Deborah Stanitski, MD


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