Description

Featuring more than 1,200 illustrations, including over 800 in full color, this book presents a stepwise approach to the surgical management of the most challenging cases in diabetic limb salvage. The book covers acute and chronic diabetic foot and ankle wounds and guides surgical decision-making in different case scenarios, including prophylactic, elective, trauma, and revisional surgery. Emphasis is on the multidisciplinary team approach. Topics covered include surgical reconstruction of the acute and chronic Charcot foot and ankle; local random, muscle and pedicle flaps for soft tissue coverage of the diabetic foot; equinus deformity and the diabetic foot; surgical management of malunions and nonunions; and autogeneous bone grafting and orthobiologics.


Key Features:-

  • More than 1,200 illustrations, including over 800 in full color
  • A stepwise approach to diabetic limb salvage
  • Demonstrates the most challenging surgical case scenarios
  • Covers acute and chronic diabetic foot and ankle wounds
  • Guides surgical decision-making in different case scenarios, including prophylactic, elective, traum
  • Emphasizes the multidisciplinary team approach

More Details about Surgical Reconstruction of the Diabetic Foot and Ankle

General Information  
Author(s)Zgonis
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9780781784580
Pages448
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJune 2009