Skeletal Trauma

4th Edition

Expert Consult: Online and Print, 2-Volume Set


  • 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


    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


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