Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: deBoer, Piet; Buckley, Richard; Hoppenfeld, Stanley
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 92
Demonstrates the surgical approaches used in foot and ankle surgery by orthopaedic surgeons and podiatrists
This reference contains material covering the foot and ankle from the bestselling, Surgical Exposures in Orthopaedics. Forty new approaches added covering ankle, the hindfoot, the mid-foot, and the forefoot have been. Each chapter details the techniques and pitfalls of a surgical approach, gives a clear preview of anatomic landmarks and incisions, and highlights potential dangers of superficial and deep dissection. The approach section concludes with a description of how to enlarge the approach. After the presentation of the approach there is a section on the anatomy of each approach that covers the regional anatomy encountered during the approach. Featuring over 200 full-color illustrations, this atlas provides a surgeon’s-eye view of the relevant anatomy.
Surgical Exposures in Foot & Ankle Surgery: The Anatomic Approach