Key Features

  • Presents the practice-proven procedures preferred by leading experts, equipping you to obtain the best results.
  • A consistent, templated format enables you to find the guidance you need quickly.
  • Chapters covering arthritis and disease, carpal ligament injury, wrist and carpal fractures, and portals allow you to review the most pertinent topics affecting today's arthroscopic procedures.
  • Video clips on the bonus DVD demonstrate step-by-step the procedures presented in the text.

Table of Contents


Introduction

I. Portals

1.Wrist Arthroscopy Portals, David J. Slutsky

2.Trapeziometacarpal and Scaphotrapezial Portals, David J. Slutsky

II. Ulnocarpal joint

3. Degenerative TFC Tears - Debridement with RF / Lasers, Daniel J. Nagle

4. Arthroscopic Treatment of Radial-Sided TFCC Lesions, Jennifer Weintraub, A. Lee Osterman, Jeffrey Yao

5. Peripheral Tears of the TFCC: Arthroscopic Diagnosis and Management,Thomas Trumble, Seth Dodds

6. Arthroscopy of the Distal Radioulnar Joint, Brian Adams, Ericka A. Lawler

7. Wafer Resection Through an intact TFCC,Matthew M. Tomaino

III. Carpal Ligament Injury

8. Arthroscopic Treatment of Scapholunate ligament tears, Melvin P. Rosenwasser, Steven H. Goldberg, Kongkhet Riansuwan

9. Arthroscopic RASL, Michael R. Hausman

10. Results of Shrinkage and Pinning for Scapholunate ligament tears, Ferdinando Battistella

11. Arthroscopic Treatment of Lunotriquetral Ligament Injuries, Gregory J. Hanker

12 Arthroscopic Plication of Lunotriquetral Ligament Tears, Felix H. Savoie III, Jason W. Levine, Michael J. Moskal

13. Arthroscopic Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs, David J. Slutsky

14. Arthroscopy and Midcarpal Instability, David M. Lichtman, Randall W. Culp, Eric Wroten, David J. Slutsky

15. Capsular Shrinkage in Wrist Arthroscopy, Daniel J. Nagle

IV. Wrist and Carpal Fractures

16. Arthroscopic Assisted Reduction and Percutaneous Fixation of Scaphoid, Joseph F. Slade III, Greg Merrell

17 Arthroscopic Reduction of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures, William B. Geissler

18. Correction of Malunited Intra-Articular Distal Radius with an Inside-Out Osteotomy Technique, Francisco Del Pinal

V. Arthritis and Degenerative Disorders

19. Arthroscopic Wrist Capsulotomy, David J. Slutsky

Details

No. of pages:
280
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443066979
Electronic ISBN:
9781437720372

About the authors

David J. Slutsky

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, University of California Los Angeles, and Clinical Professor of Electrophysiology at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals in Provo, Utah Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Daniel Nagle

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL