Textbook of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rheumatology

1st Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Access

Authors:

  • Raashid Luqmani
  • Raashid Luqmani
  • James Robb
  • James Robb
  • Daniel Porter
  • Daniel Porter
  • John Keating
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction

    Section 1:
    Musculoskeletal system

    Clinical history and examination. Physiology and pathology of the musculoskeletal system. Epidemiology and genetics of rheumatic diseases. Investigations.

    Management of musculoskeletal problems

    Medical management of arthritis. Role of the allied health professional. Surgical management of joint disorders.

    Trauma

    Principles of fracture management. Local complications of fractures. General complications of fractures. Management of multiple trauma. Children’s fractures. Regional injuries.

    Rheumatology

    Generalized musculoskeletal problems. Osteoarthritis and crystal arthropathies. Inflammatory arthritis. Systemic diseases. Systemic complications of rheumatic diseases and rare arthropathies. Bone disorders.

    Orthopaedics

    Tumours of the musculoskeletal system and pathological fractures. Upper limb. Cervical and lumbar spine. Lower limb.

    Paediatrics

    Normal variants in children. Upper limb disorders in children. Lower limb disorders in children. The paediatric spine and neuromuscular conditions. Arthritis in children.

    Developing World

    Musculoskeletal problems in the developing world.

    Problem-orientated section:

    Cases. Answers.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    496
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780723433897
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780723436102

    About the authors

    Raashid Luqmani

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Rheumatology/Consultant Rheumatologist, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Science, University of Oxford Rheumatology Dept, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road, Oxford OX3 7LD UK

    Raashid Luqmani

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Rheumatology/Consultant Rheumatologist, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Science, University of Oxford Rheumatology Dept, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road, Oxford OX3 7LD UK

    James Robb

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh; Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh; Senior Lecturer in Surgery, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    James Robb

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh; Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh; Senior Lecturer in Surgery, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Daniel Porter

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director of Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Tsinghua University Hospital, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tsinghua University Medical Centre, Beijing, China

    Daniel Porter

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director of Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Tsinghua University Hospital, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tsinghua University Medical Centre, Beijing, China

    John Keating

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, UK