Monday, January 28, 2013

McRae Clinical Examination 6th Edition

June 24, 2010 0702033936 978-0702033933 6
A new edition of a now classic, highly-illustrated textbook of clinical orthopaedic examination suitable for specialist trainee orthopaedic surgeons, rheumatologists, medical students and physiotherapists.
  • A new edition of an internationally respected textbook of orthopaedic examination
  • The unique 'strip cartoon' artwork programme provides an easy-to-read approach to the subject affording an effective way to learn
  • A highly praised book by reviewers for its clear and lucid writing style
  • The text reflects the classic 'look, feel, move' approach to patient evaluation
  • Provides practical guidance on interpretation of radiographs
  • Almost 1000 drawings produced by the author himself provide a unique means of teaching.

  • The updated text includes a number of new tests and methods of assessing overall limb function.

  • More information has been added in the section on back pain.

  • There is an expanded description on the interpretation of the ankle jerk and more information on tracking the progress of skeletal maturation.
  • A new up-to-date design reflects that of the sister volume Practical Fracture Techniques 5e

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update-Spine 4

  • Quickly find the most up-to-date research and new developments in the rapidly-evolving field of spine care. World renowned editors give you an unbiased perspective of the most important literature from the past five years. Developed by the North American Spine Society (NASS) and published by AAOS, 
  • OKU: Spine 4 is a focused compilation of basic science, alternative treatment and management techniques, new technology, and much more. Featuring 7 sections - 2 more than its predecessor - this new OKU specialty covers the gamut of pediatric and adult spine care and helps support your clinical decision making. 
  • Product Highlights: -Basic Science of the Spine -Nonsurgical Care of the Spine -Spine Trauma -The Adult Spine -The Pediatric Spine -Spine Disorders -Spine Care Policy and Research

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgical Oncology

  • Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgical Oncology provides full-color, step-by-step explanations of all operative procedures in orthopaedic oncology.  
  • This text contains the chapters from the oncology section in Sam W. Wiesel's Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Written by experts from leading institutions around the world, this superbly illustrated volume focuses on mastery of operative techniques and also provides a thorough understanding of how to select the best procedure, how to avoid complications, and what outcomes to expect.  Accompanying the book is a companion website with the fully searchable text and procedural videos.
  • The user-friendly format is ideal for quick preoperative review of the steps of a procedure. 
  • Each procedure is broken down step by step, with full-color intraoperative photographs and drawings that demonstrate how to perform each technique.
  •  Extensive use of bulleted points and tables allows quick and easy reference.
  • Each clinical problem is discussed in the same format: definition, anatomy, physical exams, pathogenesis, natural history, physical findings, imaging and diagnostic studies, differential diagnosis, non-operative management, surgical management, pearls and pitfalls, postoperative care, outcomes, and complications.

Monday, January 7, 2013

Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery: Management of Complications 2/e

World-renowned surgeon Dr. Mark S. Myerson returns with a Second Edition of Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery. This surgical technique reference delivers step-by-step guidance on the essential elements of complex foot and ankle surgery and is packed with full-color illustrations, pearls, and pitfalls. New chapters focus on the complications management of complications, aimed to help you select the right procedure for challenging conditions to ensure optimal outcomes. You can access the book online to viewwith video demonstrations which are also included on a bound-in DVD.
  • Learn from one of the very best - world-renowned surgeon Dr. Mark S. Myerson shares his innovative approaches to the reconstructive surgical techniques and complications management most frequently seen in practice.
  • Quickly reference essential topics with a templated, focused format emphasizing procedures rather than basic science.
  • Make a confident diagnosis and select the correct treatment with the help of easy-to-use "Techniques, Tips and Pitfalls" sections found in each chapter.
  • Properly avoid and manage commonly seen complications with the guidance from the "Complications Considered" feature.
  • Get step-by-step instruction on surgical technique accompanied by color intraoperative photographs.
  • Access the full text online with regular updates and video demonstrations narrated by Dr. Myerson.

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopaedic Oncology and Complex Reconstruction

Franklin H. Sim (Editor), Peter F.M. Choong (Editor), Kristy L. Weber
  • Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopaedic Oncology and Complex Reconstruction focuses on bone and soft tissue tumors, which are among the most challenging problems for orthopaedic surgeons to manage. 
  • The book is broad in scope and includes coverage of massive reconstruction following trauma. The international authorship includes outstanding surgeons from Germany, Austria, Italy, Australia, and Great Britain in addition to the United States.
  • The contributors describe their preferred techniques in step-by-step detail, point out pertinent anatomy, and offer pearls and tips for improving results. 
  • The book is thoroughly illustrated with full-color, sequential, surgeon's-eye view intraoperative photographs, as well as drawings by noted medical illustrators.