Skeletal Trauma 2-Volume Set and Green: Skeletal Trauma in Children

4th Edition

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Key Features

  • Two volumes on adult trauma deliver complete, absolutely current coverage of relevant anatomy and biomechanics, mechanisms of injury, diagnostic approaches, treatment options, and associated complications, equipping you to confidently approach every form of adult traumatic injury.
  • A third volume on pediatric trauma, edited by Drs. Green and Swiontkowski, covers all types of traumatic musculoskeletal injuries in children and adolescents with expert, up-to the-minute discussions of growth and development, pathology, epidemiology, biomechanics, operative management, complications, child abuse, sports medicine, and more.

Table of Contents

Browner, Jupiter, Levine, Trafton: SKELETAL TRAUMA

VOLUME I

Section I: General Principles (Section Editor: Bruce D. Browner)


Chapter 1: The History of Fracture Treatment, Christopher L. Colton, David Selikson

Chapter 2: The Biology and Enhancement of Skeletal Repair, Thomas A. Einhorn, Sanjeev Kakar
Robert K. Schenk

Chapter 3: Biomechanics of Fractures, John A. Hipp, Wilson C. Hayes

Chapter 4: Principles of Internal Fixation, Joseph DeAngelis, Bruce D. Browner, Andrew E. Caputo, Jeffrey W. Mast, Michael W. Mendes

Chapter 5: Locking Plates: Development, Biomechanics & Clinical Application (New Chapter), Michael Wagner, Roby Frigg

Chapter 6: Evaluation and Treatment of the Multiple-Trauma Patient in the Field and Hospital, Robert T. Brautigam, Ken Robinson, Rick Sheppard, Lenworth M. Jacobs, David L. Ciraulo

Chapter 7: Damage Control Orthopaedics, Michael J. Bosse, James F. Kellam

Chapter 8: Disaster Management (New Chapter), Christopher Born, Ryan Calfee

Chapter 9: Occupational Hazards in the Treatment of Orthopaedic Trauma (New Chapter)

Section 1: Optimal and Safe Use of C-arms, Peter Mas

Section 2: Avoidance of Blood Borne Infections, Brian Cooper, Susan MacArthur

Chapter 10: Pharmacologic Management of the Orthopaedic Traumatic Patient, Rich Gannon

Section 1: Pain Management, Rich Gannon

Section 2: Antiobiotics, Joe Kuit, Dave Nicolau

Section 3: Anticoagulation, Elizabeth Udeh

Section 4: Drug & Alcohol Withdrawal, George Perdrizet

Chapter 11: The Principles and Complications of External Fixation, Stuart A. Green, Andrew N. Pollak, Bruce H. Ziran

Chapter 12: Evaluation and Treatment of Vascular Injuries, David V. Feliciano

Chapter 13: Compartment Syndromes, Bruce C. Twaddle, Annunziato Amendola

Chapter 14: Fractures with Soft Tissue Injuries, Michael S. Sirkin, Frank Liporace

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Details

No. of pages:
3456
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416048398

About the authors

Bruce Browner

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine; Overseas Coordinator, Tanzania Trauma System Project, Durham, North Carolina

Jesse Jupiter

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Orthopedic Hand Service, Massachusetts General Hospital; Hansjörg Wyss/AO Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Alan Levine

Affiliations and Expertise

Division Head, Cancer Institute, LifeBridge Health, Baltimore, MD

Peter Trafton

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor/Vice Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brown University School of Medicine; Surgeon-in-Charge, Orthopaedic Trauma, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI

Neil Green

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Head of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Christian Krettek

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Director, Hannover Medical School (MHH), Trauma Department, Hannover, Germany