Distal Radius Fractures: Current Concepts by Leiv M. HoveDistal Radius Fractures: Current Concepts by Leiv M. Hove

Distal Radius Fractures: Current Concepts

byLeiv M. HoveEditorTommy Lindau, Per Holmer

Hardcover | August 8, 2014

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This textbook aims to provide the reader with a complete understanding of distal radius fractures, their inherent problems, and how to manage them successfully. It is written by widely published experts from a part of the globe where distal radius fractures are very common, especially during the winter months. Clear guidance is provided on diagnostic imaging, classification, and assessment of fracture instability. The complete spectrum of operative and nonoperative treatment options are then clearly explained with the aid of step-by-step illustrations. Extensive information is also provided on complications and their treatment. Both students and experienced practitioners will find this book to be an enlightening, practice-oriented reference on the management of these challenging fractures.
Leiv M. Hove, MD, Dr. med. sc., is Head of the Department of Surgical Sciences at the University of Bergen, Norway, and Head of the Norwegian Centre for Reconstructive Surgery in Tetraplegia . He is also a Senior Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and is Senior Consultant in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Haukeland University H...
Title:Distal Radius Fractures: Current ConceptsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:421 pagesPublished:August 8, 2014Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:364254603X

ISBN - 13:9783642546037

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Diagnosis.- Treatment.- Complications and treatment of complications.- Miscellaneous.