Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow, and Knee in Sports Medicine

Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow, and Knee in Sports Medicine

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2nd Edition - August 2, 2013

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  • Authors: Brian Cole, Jon Sekiya
  • eBook ISBN: 9781455723584

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Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow, and Knee in Sports Medicine presents you with a step-by-step approach on performing both open and arthroscopic surgeries for sports-related injuries. This medical reference book offers all of the expert guidance you need on everything from patient positioning and the latest orthopaedic surgery techniques, through pearls and pitfalls and post-operative care. An international group of contributors equips you with a worldwide perspective on the most recent orthopaedic advances, making Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow, and Knee in Sports Medicine your go-to digest of today's common procedures.

Key Features

  • Ensure optimal outcomes from each shoulder, elbow and knee procedure with this orthopaedic surgery text's consistent, step-by-step approach, coupled with numerous tips, pearls, pitfalls, and images gleaned from surgeons specializing in sports injuries.
  • Apply the latest open and arthroscopic techniques, including arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and hamstring and allograft ACL reconstruction.
  • Access the full text and expanded surgical video collection online at Expert Consult.

Table of Contents

  • PART 1


    General Principles

    1. Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy, and Diagnostic Arthroscopy

    2. Rehabilitation of the Athlete’s Shoulder

    3. Knot-Tying and Suture-Passing Techniques

    Surgical Techniques for Shoulder Instability

    4. Suture Anchor Fixation for Anterior Shoulder Instability

    5. Arthroscopic Instability Repair with Knotless Suture Anchors

    6. Arthroscopic Rotator Interval Capsule Closure

    7. Management of the Throwing Shoulder

    8. Arthroscopic Management of Rare Intra-articular Lesions of the Shoulder

    9. Arthroscopic Repair of Posterior Shoulder Instability

    10. Arthroscopic Repair of Multidirectional Instability of the Shoulder

    11. Arthroscopic Treatment of the Disabled Throwing Shoulder

    12. Open Repair of Anterior Shoulder Instability

    13. Open Repair of Posterior Shoulder Instability

    14. Open Repair of Multidirectional Instability

    15. Treatment of Combined Bone Defects of Humeral Head and Glenoid: Arthroscopic and Open Techniques

    16. Treatment of Recurrent Anterior Inferior Instability Associated with Glenoid Bone Loss: Distal Tibial Allograft Reconstruction

    17. Arthroscopic Remplissage for Management of Engaging and Deep Hill-Sachs Lesions

    18. Coracoid Transfer: The Modified Latarjet Procedure for the Treatment of Recurrent Anterior Inferior Glenohumoral Instability in Patients with Bone Deficiency

    19. Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure

    Surgical Techniques of the Rotator Cuff

    20. Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: Single-Row Technique

    21. Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: Double-Row Techniques

    22. Arthroscopic Subscapularis Repair

    23. Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair

    24. Open Rotator Cuff Repair

    25. Tendon Transfers for Rotator Cuff Insufficiency

    Other Techniques of the Shoulder

    26. Arthroscopic Repair of Superior Labral Anterior-Posterior Lesions by the Single-Anchor Double-Suture Technique

    27. Arthroscopic and Open Decompression of the Suprascapular Nerve

    28. Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression and Distal Clavicle Excision

    29. Arthroscopic Management of Glenohumeral Arthritis

    30. Arthroscopic Capsular Release for the Treatment of Stiff Shoulder Pathology

    31. Arthroscopic and Open Management of Scapulothoracic Disorders

    32. Scapulothoracic Fusion

    33. Biceps Tenodesis: Arthroscopic and Open Techniques

    34. Anatomic Acromioclavicular Joint Reconstruction

    35. Management of Pectoralis Major Muscle Injuries

    36. Nonarthroplasty Options for Glenohumeral Arthritis and Chondrolysis

    37. Biologics in Rotator Cuff Repair

    38. Tendon Augmentation Devices in Rotator Cuff Repair

    PART 2


    General Principles

    39. Patient Positioning and Portal Placement

    Arthroscopic Procedures

    40. Arthroscopic and Open Management of Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Elbow

    41. Arthroscopy for the Thrower’s Elbow

    42. Arthroscopic Management of Elbow Stiffness

    43. Elbow Synovitis, Loose Bodies, and Posteromedial Impingement

    44. Arthroscopic Management of the Arthritic Elbow

    45. Arthroscopic Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis

    46. Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair and Reconstruction

    A. Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair

    B. Docking Technique

    C Modified Jobe Technique

    D. DANE Technique

    47. Surgical Treatment of Posterolateral Instability of the Elbow

    48. Open Elbow Contracture Release

    49. Open Treatment of Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis

    50. Distal Biceps Repair

    PART 3


    General Principles

    51. Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, and Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy

    Surgical Techniques of the Meniscus

    52. Arthroscopic Meniscectomy

    53. Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair: Inside-Out Technique

    54. Arthroscopic Meniscal Repair: Outside-In Technique

    55. Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair: All-Inside Technique

    56. Allograft Meniscus Transplantation: Bridge-in-Slot Techniques

    57. Allograft Meniscus Transplantation: Dovetail Technique

    58. Arthroscopic Meniscus Transplantation: Bone Plug

    59. Meniscus Substitution: The European Perspective on Scaffolds, Allografts, and Prosthetic Implants

    60. Meniscus Regeneration with Biologic or Synthetic Scaffolds

    61. Combined Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction and Meniscal Allograft Transplantation

    62. Combined Anterior Cruciate Ligament and High Tibial Osteotomy

    63. Osteochondral Allografting in the Knee

    Surgical Techniques of the Articular Cartilage

    64. Microfracture Technique in the Knee

    65. Primary Repair of Osteochondritis Dissecans in the Knee

    66. Osteonecrosis of the Knee

    67. Osteochondral Autograft for Cartilage Lesions of the Knee

    68. Complex Problems in Knee Articular Cartilage

    69. Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation in the Knee

    70. High Tibial Osteotomy

    71. Distal Femoral Osteotomy

    Surgical Techniques of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament

    72. Patellar Tendon Autograft for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    73. Allografts for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    74. Hamstring Tendon Autograft for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    75. Central Quadriceps Free Tendon Harvest for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    76. Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    77. Anatomic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Concept: Single- and Double-Bundle Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    78. Double-Bundle Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    79. All-Inside Anterior Cruciate Ligament GraftLink Technique: Second-Generation, No-Incision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    Surgical Techniques of the Posterior Cruciate Ligament and Posterolateral Corner

    80. Transtibial Tunnel Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    81. Arthroscopic Double-Bundle Tibial Inlay Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    82. Posterior Cruciate Ligament Tibial Inlay

    83. Arthroscopic Posterior Cruciate Ligament Inlay

    84. Posterolateral Corner Reconstruction

    Other Surgical Techniques of the Knee

    85. Medial Collateral Ligament and Posteromedial Corner Repair and Reconstruction

    86. Multiligament Knee Reconstruction: The Pittsburgh Approach

    87. Arthroscopic Lateral Retinacular Release and Lateral Retinacular Lengthening

    88. Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction and Repair for Patellar Instability

    89. Sulcus Deepening Trochleoplasty

    90. Management of Arthrofibrosis of the Knee

    91. Distal Realignment for Patellofemoral Disease

    92. Management of Proximal Tibiofibular Instability

Product details

  • No. of pages: 1016
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Saunders 2013
  • Published: August 2, 2013
  • Imprint: Saunders
  • eBook ISBN: 9781455723584

About the Authors

Brian Cole

Dr. Brian Cole is a Professor in the Department of Orthopedics with a conjoint appointment in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He is the Section Head of the Cartilage Research and Restoration Center at Rush specializing in the treatment of arthritis in young active patients with a focus on regenerative medicine and biologic alternatives to surgery. He also serves as the head of the Orthopedic Master’s Training Program and trains residents and fellows in sports medicine and research. He lectures nationally and internationally and holds several leadership positions in prominent sports medicine societies. Through his basic science and clinical research, he has developed several innovative techniques for the treatment of shoulder, elbow and knee conditions. He has published more than 1,000 articles and 10 widely read textbooks in orthopedics and regenerative medicine. Dr. Cole is frequently chosen as one of the “Best Doctors in America” since 2004. In 2006, he was featured on the cover of Chicago Magazine as “Chicago’s Top Doctor” and was selected as NBA Team Physician of the Year in 2009. Orthopedics This Week has named Dr. Cole as one of the top 20 sports medicine, knee and shoulder specialists repeatedly over the last 5 years as selected by his peers. He is the head team physician for the Chicago Bulls NBA team, co-team physician for the Chicago White Sox MLB team and DePaul University in Chicago.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor in the Department of Orthopedics with a conjoint appointment in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois

Jon Sekiya

Affiliations and Expertise

Larry S. Matthews Collegiate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Associate Professor, MedSport--University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

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