eBook Rockwood and Wilkins' Fractures in Children, 8th Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469884674
  • ISBN-13: 9781469884677
  • DDC: 617.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1252 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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For the gold-standard resource on pediatric fractures, reach for Rockwood And Wilkins' Fractures In Children. Written by leading orthopaedic surgeons from around the world, the revised and expanded 8th edition of this classic bestselling text presents complete, up-to-date coverage of all types of children's fractures. A must-read for pediatric orthopedic surgeons and orthopedic residents.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: Contents.
2: Basic Principles.
3: Epidemiology of Fractures in Children.
4: The Immature Skeleton.
5: Pain Management and Procedural Sedation for the Injured Child.
6: Cast and Splint Immobilization, Remodeling and Special Issues of Children’s Fractures.
7: Management of the Multiply Injured Child.
8: Compartment Syndrome in Children.
9: Physeal Injuries and Growth Disturbances.
10: Pathologic Fractures.
11: The Orthopedic Recognition of Child Maltreatment.
12: Upper Extremity.
13: Fractures and Dislocations of the Hand and Carpal Bones in Children.
14: Fractures of the Distal Radius and Ulna.
15: Diaphyseal Radius and Ulna Fractures.
16: Radial Neck and Olecranon Fractures.
17: Monteggia Fracture-Dislocation in Children.
18: Evaluation of Pediatric Distal Humeral Fractures.
19: Supracondylar Fractures of the Distal Humerus.
20: T-Condylar Distal Humerus Fractures.
21: Dislocations of the Elbows, Medial Epicondylar Humerus Fractures.
22: Lateral Condylar and Capitellar Fractures of the Distal Humerus.
23: Distal Humeral Physeal, Medial Condyle, Lateral Epicondylar, and Other Uncommon Elbow Fractures.
24: Humeral Shaft and Proximal Humerus, Shoulder Dislocation.
25: Clavicle and Scapula Fractures: Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular Injuries.
26: Spine.
27: Cervical Spine Injuries in Children.
28: Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures.
29: Lower Extremity.
30: Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures.
31: Fractures and Traumatic Dislocations of the Hip in Children.
32: Femoral Shaft Fractures.
33: Fractures of the Distal Femoral Physis.
34: Proximal Tibial Physeal Fractures.
35: Intra-Articular Injuries of the Knee.
36: Fractures of the Shaft of the Tibia and Fibula.
37: Ankle Fractures.
38: Fractures and Dislocations of the Foot.