Bone and Joint Injuries: Trauma Surgery III by Hans-Jörg OesternBone and Joint Injuries: Trauma Surgery III by Hans-Jörg Oestern

Bone and Joint Injuries: Trauma Surgery III

EditorHans-Jörg Oestern, Otmar Trentz, Selman Uranues

Paperback | March 27, 2014

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There currently is a clear tendency to an increasing number of accidental injuries in elderly people, in sport injuries and car crashes also in countries which recently joined the European Union and candidates to join the European Union. Patients expect very good functional results even after serious injuries. But in contrast to this development, Trauma Surgery as an independent field, is not yet established in all European countries. Therefore, it seems mandatory to compile a book that covers the state-of-the-art in Trauma Surgery. The book also serves to harmonise the practice of Trauma Surgery within the European Union, and to prepare for the exam of the U.E.M.S.
Professor Hans-Joerg Oestern, Head of the Dept. for Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, General Hospital Celle. Undergrade studies in Bonn and Vienna. From 1972 - 1979 Residency General Surgery and Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, in 1980 Habilitation. From 1978-1985 Senior Registrar and Vicedirector of Trauma Department of Hann...
Title:Bone and Joint Injuries: Trauma Surgery IIIFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pagesPublished:March 27, 2014Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642383874

ISBN - 13:9783642383878

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Table of Contents

Shoulder Injuries.- Clavicular Fractures.- Humeral Shaft Fractures.- Biceps Tendon Injuries.- Elbow Injuries.- Forearmshaft Fractures.- Hand.- Femur.- Knee Joint.- Tibia.- Foot.- Spinal Trauma.- Pelvic Trauma.- Peripheral Nerve.- Muscle Injuries.- Tendon Injuries.- Pediatric Injuries.- Pathological Fractures.- Nonunion.- Osteitis.-