Description

Hypothetical case scenarios presented at the beginning of each chapter.
Topics covered in the 1st edition have been retained, expanded, and refurbished. These topics include orthoses and prosthesis; biomechanics, clinical examination, operative details, and surgical exposure for individual joint disorders; brachial plexus injuries; and bone tumors.
Management of skeletal tuberculosis, polytrauma, compound fractures, and soft-tissue injuries has been thoroughly updated as per revised guidelines.
Topics new to this edition comprise gender-related dimorphism in orthopedics, gene therapy, instruments used in orthopedics, and arthroscopic management of knee and shoulder disorders.
Chapter on "Clinical research" has updated to aid the postgraduates in their research and publication efforts.
Key points given at the end of each chapter for quick review.

More Details about Orthopedics and Trauma: Principles and Practice 2nd edition

General Information  
Author(s)M N Kumar
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Edition2nd Edition
ISBN9789351295082
Pages1050
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMay 2016