Tachdjian's Pediatric Orthopaedics: From the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children - 5th Edition - ISBN: 9781437715491, 9781455737406

Tachdjian's Pediatric Orthopaedics: From the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

5th Edition

Expert Consult: Online and Print, 3- Volume Set (2 Volumes in Print, 3rd Volume Online Only)

Print ISBN: 9781437715491
eBook ISBN: 9781455737406
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 5th December 2013
Page Count: 1696


Continuing the tradition of excellence that began in 1972, this latest edition of Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics offers the detailed visual guidance; and unmatched expertise you need to effectively diagnose and treat pediatric musculoskeletal disorders. Extensive updates offer you the latest knowledge on etiology, imaging, differential diagnosis, and non-operative and surgical techniques for a wide range of pediatric orthopaedic conditions. 

"... delivers the most comprehensive text on this subject." Reviewed by Dr. Neel Kamal on behalf of BACCH Newsletter, March 2015

Key Features

  • Access expert guidance on difficult diagnostic and clinical management issues for your most challenging cases.
  • Perfect your technique with the visual guidance of nearly 2,500 full-color illustrations and 60 videos of pediatric surgical procedures, including a number that highlight clinical examination and unusual clinical findings.

Table of Contents

Section I Disciplines

1 Growth and Development

2 The Orthopaedic History

3 The Orthopaedic Examination: A Comprehensive Overview

4 The Orthopaedic Examination: Clinical Application

5 Gait Analysis

6 The Limping Child

7 Back Pain

8 Anesthesiology

9 Management of Children with Developmental Disabilities

10 Imaging

Section II Anatomic Disorders

11 Disorders of the Neck

12 Scoliosis

13 Kyphosis

14 Other Anatomic Disorders of the Spine

15 Disorders of the Upper Extremity

16 Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

17 Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

18 Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

19 Congenital Coxa Vara

20 Disorders of Femur

21 Disorders of the Knee

22 Disorders of the Leg

23 Disorders of the Foot

24 Limb Length Discrepancy

Section III Common Orthopaedic Disorders

25 Limb Deficiencies

26 Arthritis and Bone

27 Infections of the Musculoskeletal System

Section IV Musculoskeletal Tumors

28 General Principles of Tumor Management

29 Benign Musculoskeletal Tumors

30 Malignant Bone Tumors

Section V Injuries

31 General Principles of Managing Orthopaedic Injuries

32 Spinal Injuries

33 Upper Extremity Injuries

34 Lower Extremity Injuries

The following sections are web-only

Section VI Neuromuscular Disorders

35 Disorders of the Brain

36 Disorders of the Spinal Cord

37 Poliomyelitis

38 Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System

39 Muscle Diseases

Section VII Other Orthopaedic Disorders

40 Skeletal Dysplasias

41 Orthopaedic-Related Syndromes

42 Metabolic and Endocrine Bone Diseases

43 Hematologic Disorders


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