Elbow Arthroscopy, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3642381030
  • ISBN-13: 9783642381034
  • DDC: 617.574059
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 127 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book, which derives from an initiative of the Education Committee of The International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS), addresses all aspects of elbow arthroscopy. Anatomy is thoroughly introduced, referencing safe portals and describing techniques to minimize risk of complications. Subsequent chapters focus on the use of arthroscopy in a range of conditions, including osteochondritis dissecans, stiff elbow, epicondylitis, elbow instability, and elbow fractures. Guidance is provided on diagnosis and indications for arthroscopy, and arthroscopic technique is clearly detailed. A key chapter describes complications and how to avoid them. The authors are experts and pioneers in the field from North America, Australia, and Europe who have in common the ability to teach complex procedures in a simple way. This book will be an invaluable aid for the developing surgeon and an excellent reference for the experienced surgeon.‚Äč

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Anatomy and Portals.
2: Arthroscopic Technique.
3: Osteochondritis Dissecans Lesion and Loose Bodies of the Elbow.
4: Arthroscopic Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis.
5: Elbow Arthroscopy in Stiff Elbow.
6: The Role of Arthroscopy in Elbow Instability.
7: Endoscopy Around the Elbow.
8: Arthroscopic Treatment of Elbow Fractures.
9: Elbow Arthroscopy Complications.
10: Elbow Arthroscopy: The Future.