Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Foot and Ankle 5

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 5th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Chou, Loretta B.

ISBN: 978-1-62-552279-5

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 90

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Developed in partnership with the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS), this comprehensive resource spans all facets of foot and ankle surgery, with concentrated coverage of significant developments from the past five years, condensed into a single volume for your convenience.

Find evidence-based information, reinforced by recent prospective and randomized studies, on biomechanics and surgical techniques, special problems, and controversial topics, including:

  • Ankle arthritis - expanded into two chapters! Includes joint preservation techniques, arthrodesis, and total ankle arthroplasty

  • Osteochondral lesions of the talus

  • Calcaneal fractures

  • Talus fractures

  • Sports injuries, disorders of the Achilles and peroneal tendons

  • Ankle and foot arthroscopy, including tendoscopy


  • Chapters are written, edited, and peer reviewed by dedicated foot and ankle surgeons - all experts in the field. The result is a complete guide to the diagnosis, treatment and management of orthopaedic foot and ankle injuries and disorders, supported by the latest evidence.

    Sections are:
    • General Foot and Ankle Topics

    • Neuromuscular Disease

    • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle

    • The Forefoot

    • Special Problems of the Foot and Ankle

    • Foot and Ankle Trauma

    • Tendon Disorders and Sports-Related Foot and Ankle Injuries

Details

Platform: Ovid
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Chou, Loretta B.
ISBN: 978-1-62-552279-5
Specialty:
Orthopedics
Language: English
Edition: 5th Ed.
Pages: 421
Year: 2014
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 90

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