Rockwood and Green's Fractures in Adults, 8th Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469884828
  • ISBN-13: 9781469884820
  • DDC: 617.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 2774 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Need the go-to reference on adult bone and joint injuries? Get the definitive, two volume guide on fracture treatment, written by the world's top orthopaedic surgeons: Rockwood And Green's Fractures In Adults. This fully updated and expanded 8th edition offers up-to-the-minute research and recommendations from more than 80 leading orthopaedic experts from around the world. An essential resource on fractures for every orthopaedic surgeon or resident.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Halftitle Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: General Principles Basics.
2: Biomechanics of Fractures and Fracture Fixation.
3: Classification of Fractures.
4: The Epidemiology of Fractures and Dislocations.
5: Bone and Cartilage Healing.
6: Biologic and Biophysical Technologies for the Enhancement of Fracture Repair.
7: Principles of Treatment.
8: Principles of Nonoperative Fracture Treatment.
9: Principles of Internal Fixation.
10: Principles of External Fixation.
11: Management of the Multiply Injured Patient.
12: Initial Management of Open Fractures.
13: Gunshot and Wartime Injuries.
14: Principles of Mangled Extremity Management.
15: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
16: Amputations.
17: Bone and Soft Tissue Reconstruction.
18: Outcome Studies in Trauma.
19: Imaging Considerations in Orthopedic Trauma.
20: Computer-Aided Orthopedic Surgery in Skeletal Trauma.
21: Osteoporosis.
22: Fracture Types.
23: Fractures in the Elderly Patient.
24: Stress Fractures.
25: Pathologic Fractures.
26: Periprosthetic Fractures.
27: Complications.
28: Venous Thromboembolic Disease in Patients with Skeletal Trauma.
29: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.
30: Orthopedic Infections and Osteomyelitis.
31: Principles of Nonunion Treatment.
32: Principles of Malunions.
33: Acute Compartment Syndrome.
34: Upper Extremity.
35: Hand Fractures and Dislocations.
36: Carpus Fractures and Dislocations.
37: Fractures of the Distal Radius and Ulna.
38: Diaphyseal Fractures of the Radius and Ulna.
39: Elbow Fractures and Dislocations.
40: Distal Humerus Fractures.
41: Humeral Shaft Fractures.
42: Proximal Humeral Fractures.
43: Clavicle Fractures.
44: Scapular Fractures.
45: Glenohumeral Instability.
46: Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries.
47: Injuries to the Sternoclavicular Joint.
Title Page.
1: Spine.
2: Principles of Spine Trauma Care.
3: Cervical Spine Fractures and Dislocations.
4: Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures and Dislocations.
5: Lower Extremity.
6: Pelvic Ring Fractures.
7: Acetabulum Fractures.
8: Hip Dislocations and Fractures of the Femoral Head.
9: Femoral Neck Fractures.
10: Intertrochanteric Fractures of the Hip.
11: Subtrochanteric Femur Fractures.
12: Femoral Shaft Fractures.
13: Distal Femur Fractures.
14: Patella Fractures and Extensor Mechanism Injuries.
15: Tibial Plateau Fractures.
16: Knee Dislocations.
17: Tibia and Fibula Shaft Fractures.
18: Pilon Fractures.
19: Ankle Fractures.
20: Fractures and Dislocations of the Talus.
21: Calcaneus Fractures.
22: Fractures and Dislocations of the Midfoot and Forefoot.