- New edition of this popular and highly respected book.
- Practical, step-by-step guide to fracture assessment and management.
- Contains discussion of traditional conservative techniques for managing fractures.
- Combines clear line diagrams, drawn by the author, with lucid, concise text in logical sequence.
Pathology and healing of fractures
The diagnosis of fractures and principles of treatment
Closed reduction and casting techniques in fracture management
Open fractures: internal fixation
Factors affecting healing; complications; pathological fractures
SECTION B: REGIONAL INJURIES
The shoulder girdle and humerus
Injuries about the elbow
Injuries to the forearm bones
The wrist and hand
The pelvis, hip and femoral neck
Fractures of the femur and injuries about the knee
Fractures of the tibia
Injuries about the ankle
The fracture clinic