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The Foot and Ankle is a volume in Arthritis and Arthroplasty-the first comprehensive series dealing with arthritis and arthroplasty in orthopaedic surgery. J. Chris Coetzee and Shepard R. Hurwitz present guidance on everything from patient selection and pre-operative planning to surgical approach and techniques. Clear, evidence-based coverage details which technology and methodology used for total ankle replacement (TAA) or foot and ankle reconstruction is best for each patient. Access discussions of debates, including the challenging primary TAA; revision TAA; treatment strategies for subtalar arthritis; acquired flatfoot; great toe (MTPJ) arthritis; and more. Explore alternatives to TAA in younger arthritic patients (e.g. anthroscopy, osteotomies, allograft resurfacing, distraction arthroplasty, interpostional grafts, arthrodesis) and view expertly narrated video demonstrations of surgical techniques. In addition to providing practical, pragmatic advice in a concise, readable format, this Expert Consult title offers the full text of the book, as well as links to PubMed and periodic content updates, online at www.expertconsult.com.


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  • Provides evidence-based, clinically focused guidance on patient selection, pre-operative planning, s
  • Discusses variations in technique, including component removal, impaction grafting, conversion to fu
  • Explores alternatives to TAA in younger arthritic patients such as arthroscopy, osteotomies, allogra
  • Includes a review page in every chapter for quick reference to pearls and pitfalls for each topic.
  • Presents photographs and interpretive drawings of surgical techniques in full color to bring out int

More Details about Arthritis and Arthroplasty The Foot and Ankle With DVD (Hard Back)

General Information  
Author(s)Coetzee
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition1
ISBN9781416049722
Pages360
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010