Handbook of Fractures - Kenneth A. Egol, Kenneth J. Koval & Joseph D. Zuckerman

Handbook of Fractures

By Kenneth A. Egol, Kenneth J. Koval & Joseph D. Zuckerman

  • Release Date: 2014-09-29
  • Genre: Medical


This practical handbook covers the diagnosis and management of fractures in adults and children. Each chapter is organized as follows: Epidemiology, Anatomy, Mechanism of Injury, Clinical Evaluation, Radiologic Evaluation, Classification, treatment, Complications. Section 1 also covers Multiple Trauma, Gunshot Wounds, pathologic and periprosthetic fractures, and orthopedic analgesia. The new edition will be in full color and will include a new chapter on the basic science of fracture healing, as well as a new section on intraoperative Imaging. Features: Bulleted format allows quick access and easy reading Consistent format for targeted reading Covers adult and pediatric fractures Covers fractures in all anatomic areas Heavily illustrated Portable In Full color New chapter: Basic Science of Fracture Healing New Section: Intraoperative Imaging.