Key Features

  • Content covers normal anatomy and then gives the commonly encountered pathologies.
  • Chapters divided by anatomical regions for easy reference.
  • Highly illustrated, with over 400 images and drawings.
  • Written by four top experts in the field.
  • Provides practical implications of findings.

Table of Contents

1. Mechanisms of injury and tissue healing
2 . Mechanisms of diagnosis
3. Mechanisms of treatment
4. Acute injury management
5 . The pelvis, hip & groin
6. The knee and calf
7. The foot and ankle
8. The shoulder
9. The elbow
10. The wrist and hand
11. The spine
12. The head, neck, thorax and abdomen
13. Pre-participation medical assessment and drugs in sport

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702032493

About the authors

Stephen Eustace

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Radiologist, Cappagh National Orthopaedic & Mater Misericordiae Hospitals, Dublin, Ireland

Ciaran Johnston

Affiliations and Expertise

Musculoskeletal Radiologist, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

John O'Byrne

professeur de chirurgie orthopedique, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Irelande

Affiliations and Expertise

Abraham Colles Professor of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland at Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Ireland professeur de chirurgie orthopedique, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Irelande

Pat O'Neill

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant in Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine , Mater Private Hospital; Lecturer in Musculoskeletal Human Anatomy and Sports Traumatology, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland