Essential Orthopaedics

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JP Medical Ltd, Jun 10, 2015 - Medical - 402 pages
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Essential Orthopaedics is the fifth edition of this highly illustrated resource, ideal for undergraduate revision.

Each of the 48 chapters has been thoroughly revised and updated, and an MCQs section has been added to the end of each chapter to aid revision. The chapters begin with a brief review of the relevant anatomy, before discussing basic principles and treatment, with various methods and their indications.

The broad range of topics includes anatomy of bone and fracture healing, deformities and their management, bone tumours, spinal injuries and degenerative disorders. Orthopaedic injuries to specific parts of the body are given individual chapters, for example injuries around the elbow, and injuries to the leg, ankle and foot.

Essential Orthopaedics provides a chapter on recent advances in the treatment of fractures, offering the most up-to-date information in this constantly changing field. Presenting a practical approach to various common emergencies, enhanced by sections on orthopaedic terminology and over 380 full colour images and illustrations, this book is an invaluable revision resource for undergraduate medical students.

Key Points

  • Fifth Edition of orthopaedic revision resource
  • Previous edition published 2012 (9788184655421)
  • MCQ and terminology sections to aid revision
  • 382 full colour images and illustrations
 

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Contents

Ch1
1
Ch2
8
Ch3
13
Ch4
25
Ch5
29
Ch6
36
Ch7
42
Ch8
54
Ch24
205
Ch25
210
Ch26
219
Ch27
226
Ch28
235
Ch29
252
Ch30
258
Ch31
265

Ch9
57
Ch10
61
Ch11
75
Ch12
80
Ch13
87
Ch14
96
Ch15
108
Ch16
117
Ch17
123
Ch18
129
Ch19
141
Ch20
145
Ch21
155
Ch22
168
Ch23
182
Ch32
276
Ch33
280
Ch34
286
Ch35
295
Ch36
301
Ch37
307
Ch38
316
Ch39
321
Ch40
328
Ch41
334
Ch42
338
Annexure
343
Index
377
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About the author (2015)

J. Maheshwari MS Orth (AIIMS)
Formerly: Additional Professor of Orthopaedics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, Presently: Director, Knee and Shoulder Clinic, New Delhi, India

Vikram A Mhaskar MS Orth, MCh Orth (UK)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Knee and Shoulder Clinic, New Delhi, India

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