More Details about Handbook of Pediatric Orthopedics 2nd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Sponseller
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition2
ISBN9789382076957
Pages272
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010

Description

Handbook of Pediatric Orthopedics -- now in a fully updated Second Edition -- encapsulates everything an orthopedic surgeon needs to know to make rapid diagnoses and quickly plan treatment for the gamut of common and uncommon pediatric orthopedic problems. The author, a well-respected authority in the field, provides only the most pertinent information on the developmental, genetic, and neurologic etiology of the various conditions. A full chapter concentrates exclusively on core treatment guidelines and algorithms for pediatric trauma management. Each chapter presents information on basic principles, technical skills, and standards of care in an easy-to-reference list format that allows the busy practitioner quick access to key information and thus facilitates faster diagnoses.


Key Features:-

  • Compiles new data on blocks, traction, special casts, aspiration, and arthogram interpretation
  • Includes 164 drawings, graphs, and charts illustrate important concepts
  • Provides must-know radiographic parameters and clinical tips for key developmental disorders
  • Reviews difficult-to-remember levels of innervation, including for the brachial plexus
  • Numerous charts conveniently list medications and dosages based on weight, route, and frequency
  • Helpful graphs track growth predictions for each region of the skeletonOrthopedic surgeons, residen