Publication Year: 2019
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Hayton, M.; Ng, C.-Y.; Funk, L.; Watts, A.; Walton, M.
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 98
Basic guide to common hand and wrist sports injuries and their management
Easy reference to etiology, diagnosis, relevant pathology, management principles, and outcomes
Offers key learning points for easy and quick memorization
his book provides insights into sports medicine addressing trauma of the hand and wrist. This collection of injuries invites readers to trace aetiology, diagnosis, relevant pathology, management principles, and outcomes of numerous injuries in elite and non-elite athletes. The authors present management principles and outcomes. It is an ideal reference for postgraduate musculoskeletal doctors and therapists for Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine postgraduate degrees. Each approach to deal with an injury is underlined by case reports. Readers will also find valuable questions and answers fro self-assessment purpose.
Sports Injuries of the Hand and Wrist is aimed at sports doctors, musculoskeletal doctors, senior orthopedic trainees with an interest in upper limb, orthopedic trainees preparing for the FRCSOrth exam and similar international exams, as well as upper hand and wrist surgeons in the earlier years of their practice.