Illustrated Tips and Tricks for Intraoperative Imaging in Fracture Surgery

Publication Year: 2017

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Mamczak, Christiaan N.; Smith, Christopher S.; Gardner, Michael J.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-49-632896-0

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 87

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Description

An optimal view on the fluoroscope screen simplifies the procedure for the surgeon and improves the outcome for the patient.

Here's a unique resource that expertly covers the use of intra-operative fluoroscopy in fracture surgery, bridging the gap between strategic patient positioning and maximizing the efficiency of fluoroscopy.

Using an easy-to-follow, reader-friendly format, it provides a real-world understanding of the intra-operative C-arm’s capabilities and limitations, considering factors such as the fracture type, the operating table, positioning adjuncts, patient body habitus, and the functional range of the fluoroscope.

Features:
- Emphasizes pre-operative planning in order to achieve the ideal relationship between positioning the patient correctly and obtaining accurate imaging.
- Offers a concise review of the radiographic bony anatomy and what should be seen during fracture reduction and instrumentation.
- Follows the successful Tips and Tricks format, focusing on detailed descriptions of technical tips and tricks for intraoperative imaging in fracture surgery.
- Features a succinct bulleted text and hundreds of illustrations, clearing demonstrating what to do at every step of the procedure.
- Ideal for everyone on the OR team, including the surgeon, technicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nursing staff.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Mamczak, Christiaan N.; Smith, Christopher S.; Gardner, Michael J.
ISBN: 978-1-49-632896-0
Specialty:
Radiology
Surgery
Orthopedics
Imaging Technology
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 328
Year: 2017
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 87

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