Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery

Publication Year: 2016

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Tornetta, III, Paul; Wiesel, Sam W.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-45-119329-9

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 91

Doody Core Title:

  • Score: 2.53 (Orthopedics)
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Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery contains the chapters on trauma from Sam W. Wiesel's Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery and provides full-color, step-by-step explanations of all operative procedures in orthopaedic trauma surgery.

In one convenient place, you’ll find the entire Trauma section, as well as relevant chapters from the Shoulder and Elbow; Hand, Wrist, and Forearm; and Foot and Ankle sections of Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Superb full-color illustrations and step-by-step explanations help you master surgical techniques, select the best procedure, avoid complications, and anticipate outcomes.

Key features:

- Step-by-step procedures are illustrated with outstanding full-color intraoperative photographs and drawings that demonstrate how to perform each technique.
- Each clinical problem is discussed in the same concise format: definition, anatomy, physical exams, pathogenesis, natural history, contraindications, imaging and diagnostic studies, differential diagnosis, non-operative management, surgical management, pearls and pitfalls, postoperative care, outcomes, and complications.
- Detailed descriptions of surgical anatomy help you master even the most challenging and highly technical procedures.
- Extensive use of bullet points and a highly templated format allow for quick and easy reference.
- Ideal for quick preoperative review of the steps of a procedure, whether a familiar standard or a new and evolving technique.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Tornetta, III, Paul; Wiesel, Sam W.
ISBN: 978-1-45-119329-9
Language: English
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Pages: 752
Year: 2016
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 91

Doody Core Title:
  • 2.53 (Orthopedics)

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