Skeletal Trauma: Basic Science, Management, and Reconstruction, 2-Volume Set

Skeletal Trauma: Basic Science, Management, and Reconstruction, 2-Volume Set

Basic Science, Management, and Reconstruction. 2 Vol Set

6th Edition - June 27, 2019

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  • Authors: Bruce Browner, Jesse Jupiter, Christian Krettek, Paul Anderson
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323611152
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323611145

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Offering expert, comprehensive guidance on the basic science, diagnosis, and treatment of acute musculoskeletal injuries and post-traumatic reconstructive problems, Skeletal Trauma, 6th Edition, brings you fully up to date with current approaches in this challenging specialty. This revised edition is designed to meet the needs of orthopaedic surgeons, residents, fellows, and traumatologists, as well as emergency physicians who treat patients with musculoskeletal trauma. International thought leaders incorporate the latest peer-reviewed literature, technological advances, and practical advice with the goal of optimizing patient outcomes for the full range of traumatic musculoskeletal injuries.

Table of Contents

  • 1 The History of Trauma Care
    2 Global Burden of Musculoskeletal Injuries
    3 The Challenges of Orthopaedic Trauma Care in the Developing World
    4 Vascularity and Stability
    5 Biology and Enhancement of Skeletal Repair
    6 Biomechanics of Fractures
    7 Closed Fracture Management
    8 Principles and Complications of External Skeletal Fixation
    9 Principles of Internal Fixation
    10 Evaluation and Treatment of the Multi-Injured Trauma Patient
    11 Initial Evaluation of the Spine in Trauma Patients
    12 Damage Control Orthopaedic Surgery:A Strategy for the Orthopaedic Care of the Critically Injured Patient
    13 Disaster Management
    14 The Management of Acute and Perioperative Pain Associated With Trauma and Surgery
    15 Chronic Pain Management
    16 Evaluation and Treatment of Vascular Injuries
    17 Compartment Syndromes
    18 Open Fractures
    19 Soft Tissue Reconstruction
    20 Gunshot Wounds and Blast Injuries
    21 Pathologic Fractures
    22 Osteoporotic Fragility Fractures
    23 Surgical Site Infection Prevention
    24 Diagnosis and Treatment of Complications
    25 Understanding and Treating Chronic Osteomyelitis
    26 Nonunions: Evaluation and Treatmen
    27 Motorized Intramedullary Lengthening Nail for Limb Reconstruction
    28 Psychological, Social, and Functional Manifestations of Orthopaedic Trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury
    29 Pathophysiology and Early Management of Spinal Cord Injury
    30 Craniocervical Injuries: Atlas Fractures, Atlanto-Occipital Injuries, and Atlantoaxial Injuries
    31 Craniocervical Injuries: C2 Fractures
    32 Subaxial Cervical Spine Trauma
    33 Thoracolumbar Trauma
    34 Fractures in the Ankylosed Spine
    35 Osteoporotic Spinal Fractures
    36 Avoiding Complications in Spine Trauma Patients
    37 Principles of Orthotic Management
    38 Pelvic Ring Injuries
    39 Surgical Treatment of Acetabular Fractures
    40 Fractures and Dislocations of the Hand
    41 Fractures and Dislocations of the Carpus
    42 Fractures of the Distal Radius
    43 Diaphyseal Fractures of the Forearm
    44 Trauma to the Adult Elbow
    45 Fractures of the Distal Humerus
    46 Fractures of the Humeral Shaft
    47 Proximal Humeral Fractures and Glenohumeral Dislocations
    48 Fractures and Dislocations of the Clavicle
    49 Scapula Fractures
    50 Chest Wall Trauma: Rib and Sternum Fractures
    51 Replantation
    52 Hip Dislocations
    53 Medical Management of the Patient With Hip Fracture
    54 Intracapsular Hip Fractures
    55 Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures
    56 Posttraumatic Reconstruction of the Hip Joint
    57 Subtrochanteric Fractures of the Femur
    58 Femoral Shaft Fractures
    59 Fractures of the Distal Femur
    60 Patella Fractures and Extensor Mechanism Injuries
    61 Dislocations and Soft Tissue Injuries of the Knee
    62 Tibial Plateau Fractures
    63 Malunions and Nonunions About the Knee
    64 Tibial Shaft Fractures
    65 Fractures of the Tibial Pilon
    66 Malleolar Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries of the Ankle
    67 Foot Injuries
    68 Posttraumatic Reconstruction of the Foot and Ankle
    69 Periprosthetic Fractures of the Lower Extremity
    70 Principles of Deformity Correction
    71 Limb Salvage and Reconstruction
    72 Amputations in Trauma
    73 Articular Cartilage Reconstruction Using Osteochondral Allografts
    74 The History of Fracture Treatment
    75 Occupational Hazards in the Treatment of Orthopaedic Trauma
    76 Medical Management of the Orthopaedic Trauma Patient
    77 Surgical Site Infection Prevention
    78 Physical Impairment Ratings for Fractures
    79 Outcome Assessment in Orthopaedic Traumatology
    80 Professionalism and the Economics of Orthopaedic Trauma Care

Product details

  • No. of pages: 3032
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2019
  • Published: June 27, 2019
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323611152
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323611145

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

Hansjoerg Wyss/AO Professor, Harvard Medical School, Department Of Orthopedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Past President, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, Past President, American Association of Hand Surgery

Christian Krettek

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Paul Anderson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin

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