Lecture Notes: Orthopaedics and Fractures, 4th Edition
March 2010, Wiley-Blackwell
Featuring an extensive collection of X-rays and photographs of orthopaedic conditions, Lecture Notes: Orthopaedics and Fractures is ideal for any medical students, junior doctors, nurses or allied health professionals who want a core introduction to this important specialty.
Review of the previous edition
"It provides excellent grounding and preparation for the attachment."
5th Year Medical Student
Preface to fourth edition.
Preface to first edition.
Part 1: General principles.
1 Musculoskeletal structures and function.
2 Soft tissue injuries and healing.
3 Nerve injuries and repair.
4 Fractures and healing.
5 Fractures — principles of management.
6 Complications of fractures.
7 Major trauma.
8 Congenital malformations.
9 Generalised orthopaedic conditions.
10 Inflammatory conditions.
11 Degenerative conditions.
12 Neoplastic conditions of bone and soft tissue.
14 Metabolic diseases of bone.
15 Examination of the musculoskeletal system.
Part 2: Regional orthopaedics.
16 The forearm, wrist and hand.
17 The elbow.
18 The shoulder and upper arm.
19 The spine.
20 The pelvis.
21 The hip and thigh.
22 The knee and lower leg.
23 The foot and ankle.
24 Orthopaedic techniques.
- A new edition of a core introduction to this important speciality
- Provides a sound understanding of musculoskeletal structures and repair and management techniques
- Covers both general principles and regional orthopaedics through an integrated approach
- Contains up-to-date management techniques as well as brand new x-rays and digital photos