Textbook of Arthroscopy - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780721600130

Textbook of Arthroscopy

1st Edition

Authors: Mark Miller Brian Cole
Hardcover ISBN: 9780721600130
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 27th May 2004
Page Count: 896

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More than 100 experts provide a comprehensive, well-designed single reference focused on all aspects of arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee, ankle, and spine. They explore diagnostic and therapeutic arthroscopy for each specific site followed by surgical techniques presented in a step-by-step fashion. Remarkably thorough and user-friendly, over 2,000 illustrations (930 in full color), demonstrate nuances of technique. A bonus CD-ROM/DVD bound into the book features video clips of many of the individual procedures.

Key Features

  • Covers major topics including · diagnostic and operative arthroscopy with step-by-step surgical technique · management of lesions including SLAP and PCL injuries · the latest information on hip arthroscopy and knot typing.
  • Presents the latest techniques from over 100 expert contributors, representing the leading arthroscoptists in the field.
  • Includes a CD-Rom/DVD with video clips of illustrations of the latest techniques in arthroscopic surgery.
  • Features over 2,000 illustrations, including more than 925 in full color.
  • Emphasis on each joint, discussing crucial aspects of arthroscopic technique and normal arhtroscopic anatomy.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Equipment and Materials

Chapter 1 History of Arthroscopy

Chapter 2 Instrumentation and Equipment

Chapter 3 Implants

Chapter 4 Arthroscopic Knot Tying

Chapter 5 Grafts

Chapter 6 Digital Imaging

Chapter 7 Anesthesia and Postoperative Pain

Part 2: Arthroscopy of the Shoulder

Chapter 8 Shoulder: Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, and Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy

Chapter 9 Shoulder: Diagnostic Arthroscopy

Section 1: Shoulder Instability

Chapter 10 Shoulder: Diagnosis and Decision-Making,Surgical Techniques

Chapter 11 Single Point Fixation

Chapter 12 Suture Anchor

Chapter 13 Knotless Suture Anchor

Chapter 14 Rotator Interval Closure

Chapter 15 Radiofrequnecy Technique

Chapter 16 Arthroscopic repair of posterior instability

Chapter 17 Arthroscopic repair of multi-directional instability

Chapter 18 SLAP lesions

Chapter 19 Subacromial Decompression

Chapter 20 Acromicroclavicular joint pathology

Chapter 21 Bicep Tendonitits

Section 2: Rotator Cuff

Chapter 22 Rotator Cuff: Diagnosis and Decision-Making, Surgical Techniques

Chapter 23 Repair of Crescent Shaped, U-Shaped, and L-Shaped Tears

Chapter 24 Subcapsularis Repair

Chapter 25 Glenoid arthritis

Chapter 26 Stiffness

Chapter 27 Scapulothoracic Disorders

Part 3: Arthroscopy of the Elbow

Chapter 28 Elbow: Anesthesia, Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy and Diagnostic Arthroscopy,
Surgical Techniques

Chapter 29 Osteochondritis Dissecans

Chapter 30 Synovectomy

Chapter 31 Soft Tissue Impingement

Chapter 32 Valgus Extension Overload

Chapter 33 Degenerative Joint Disease

Chapter 34 Stiffness

Chapter 35 Fracture Management and Fixation

Chapter 36 Lateral Epicondylitis

Chapter 37 Olecranon Bursitis

Part 4: Arthroscopy of the Wrist and Hand

Chapter 38 Wrist and Hand: Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy, and Diagnostic Arthroscopy,
Surgical Techniques

Chapter 39 Scalpolunate Injury

Chapter 40 Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release

Chapter 41 First Carpometacarpal Joint

Chapter 42 Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tears

Part 5: Arthroscopy of the Hip

Chapter 43 Hip: Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy, and Diagnostic Arthroscopy,
Surgical Techniques

Chapter 44 General Techniques: Labral Tears, Synovial Disease, Loose Bodies and Lesions of the Ligamentum Teres

Chapter 45 Removal of Post-Traumatic Loose Bodies and Penetrating Foreign Bodies

Part 6: Arthroscopy of the Knee

Chapter 46 Knee: Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, And Normal Arthroscopic Anatomy

Chapter 47 Knee: Diagnostic Arthroscopy

Chapter 48 Synovectomy

Section 3: Meniscus

Chapter 49 Meniscus: Diagnosis and Decision Making,Surgical Techniques

Chapter 50 Arthroscopic Meniscectomy

Chapter 51 Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair

Chapter 52 Arthroscopic Meniscus Transplant: Plug and Slot

Chapter 53 Arthroscopic Meniscus Transplant: Bridge in Slot

Section 4: Cartilage

Chapter 54 Cartilage: Diagnosis and Decision Making,Surgical Techniques

Chapter 55 Debridement

Chapter 56 Microfracture

Chapter 57 Primary Repair of Osteochondritis Dissecans

Chapter 58 Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Drilling

Chapter 59 Osteochondral Autologous Plug Transfer

Chapter 60 Osteochondral Allografting

Chapter 61 Condrocyte Implants

Section 5: Anterior Cruciate Ligament

Chapter 62 Anterior Cruciate Ligament: Diagnosis and Decision Making,
Surgical Techniques

Chapter 63 Patellar Tendon Autograft

Chapter 64 Hamstring Tendons

Chapter 65 Central Quadriceps Free Tendon

Chapter 66 Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Indications and Technique

Section 6: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

Chapter 67 Posterior Cruciate Ligament: Diagnosis and Decision Making,
Surgical Techniques

Chapter 68 Trans-Tibial Tunnel

Chapter 69 Trans-Tibial Double Bundle Tunnel

Chapter 70 Tibial Inlay and Posterolateral Corner

Section 7: Multi-Ligament Injuries

Chapter 71 Multi-Ligament Injuries: Diagnosis and Decision Making

Chapter 72 Surgical Technique

Chapter 73 Lateral Release and Medial Repair

Chapter 74 Arthroscopically Assisted Fracture Repair

Part 7: Arthroscopy of the Ankle

Chapter 75 Ankle: Patient Positioning, Portal Placement, and Diagnostic Arthroscopy

Chapter 76 Arthrodesis and Anterior Impingement

Chapter 77 Subtalar Arthrodesis

Chapter 78 First Metatarsophalangeal Joint

Part 8: Arthroscopy of the Spine

Chapter 79 Posterior Endoscopic Lumbar Surgery

Chapter 80 Thoracoscopic Surgery

Chapter 81 Laproscopic Surgery


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About the Authors

Mark Miller

Affiliations and Expertise

S. Ward Casscells Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

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