Skeletal Trauma

4th Edition

Expert Consult: Online and Print, 2-Volume Set

Authors:

  • Bruce Browner
  • Alan Levine
  • Jesse Jupiter
  • Peter Trafton
  • Christian Krettek
  • Key Features

    • Complete, absolutely current coverage of relevant anatomy and biomechanics, mechanisms of injury, diagnostic approaches, treatment options, and associated complications equips you to confidently approach every form of traumatic injury.

    Table of Contents

    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, 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, Christopher Born, Ryan Calfee

    Chapter 9: Occupational Hazards in the Treatment of Orthopaedic Trauma

    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

    Chapter 15: Soft Tissue Coverage, Randy Sherman

    Chapter 16: Gunshot Wounds to the Musculoskele

    Details

    No. of pages:
    2784
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416022206
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437721706

    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

    Alan Levine

    Affiliations and Expertise

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

    Jesse Jupiter

    Affiliations and Expertise

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

    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

    Christian Krettek

    Affiliations and Expertise

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