Textbook of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rheumatology

1st Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Access

Authors:

  • Daniel Porter
  • Daniel Porter
  • Raashid Luqmani
  • John Keating
  • James Robb
  • James Robb
  • Raashid Luqmani
  • 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