Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Trauma 4
by Schmidt, Andrew
0892036923 / 9780892036929
Edition 1 , 2010 , AMER ACAD OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS
Access the latest technologies and developments in orthopaedic trauma care from the past five years.
Area of Focus: Trauma
Quickly find the most relevant knowledge and new technologies for all facets of orthopaedic trauma – from pediatrics to geriatrics – and from spine to hand. This completely new OKU specialty distills all the advances from the last five years into in concise, readable volume that will benefit trauma centers and surgeons of all levels in urban and rural settings.
Developed by the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and published by AAOS, OKU: Trauma 4 brings together the work of more than 100 world-renowned authors and editors with a focus on bringing the most relevant information addressing todays concerns. New to this edition are chapters on advances in imaging and image guided surgery, minimally invasive fracture care, amputations and prosthetics, and disaster and mass casualty preparedness.
• General Topics and New Technology
• The Polytrauma Patient and Fracture Healing
• Upper Extremity
• Axial Skeleton – Including Spine and Pelvis
• Lower Extremity
• Geriatric and Pediatric Trauma