MIS Techniques in Orthopedics

Hardcover | August 25, 2005

EditorGiles R. Scuderi, Alfred J. Tria, Richard A. Berger

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The technique-based text is geared for the orthopedic surgeon who is familiar with the features of MIS and now wants to master the approach. The book covers the shoulder and elbow, the hip, unicondylar knee arthroplasty, and MIS total knee arthroplasty, which are the four main focus areas for MIS joint replacement surgery. Chapters written by leading authorities in the field include usage techniques for the latest instrumentation, and they guide surgeons step-by-step through procedures. In addition, a section is devoted to computer-guided total hip and knee arthroplasty. More than 300 detailed line drawings and photographs supplement the discussion by clearly illustrating how the techniques are performed. This practical resource is a great tool for orthopedic surgeons, residents, and fellows who want to confidently learn and apply cutting-edge MIS techniques. Although the text has value as a stand-alone reference, it also complements Drs. Scuderi and Tria's MIS of the Hip and Knee: A Clinical Perspective.

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The technique-based text is geared for the orthopedic surgeon who is familiar with the features of MIS and now wants to master the approach. The book covers the shoulder and elbow, the hip, unicondylar knee arthroplasty, and MIS total knee arthroplasty, which are the four main focus areas for MIS joint replacement surgery. Chapters wri...

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This technique-based text is geared for the orthopedic surgeon who is familiar with the features of MIS and now wants to master the approach. Edited by distinguished authorities in the field, the book covers four main areas for MIS joint replacement surgery: the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. Contributors share their valued expertise ...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:450 pages, 10 × 7.01 × 0 inPublished:August 25, 2005Publisher:SpringerLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0387242104

ISBN - 13:9780387242101

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Table of Contents

*The Shoulder and Elbow *Mini-Incision Bankart Repair for Shoulder Instability *Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair *Mini-Incision Fixation of Proximal Humeral Four-Part Fractures *Minimally Invasive Approach for Shoulder Arthroplasty *Mini-Incision Medial Collateral Ligament Reconstruction of the Elbow *Mini-Incision Distal Biceps Tendon Repair *The Hip *A Technique for the Anterolateral Approach to MIS Total Hip Replacement *The Anterior Approach for Total Hip Replacement: Background and Operative Technique *Posterolateral Minimal Incision for Total Hip Replacement: Technique and Early Results *Minimally Invasive Total Hip Arthroplasty Using the Two-Incision Approach *Minimally Invasive Metal-on-Metal Resurfacing Arthroplasty of the Hip *The Knee: Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty *MIS Unicondylar Arthroplasty: The Bone-Sparing Technique *Minimally Invasive Surgery for Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty: The Intramedullary Technique *The Extramedullary Tensor Technique for Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty *MIS Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty with the Extramedullary Technique *MIS Arthroplasty with the Unispacer *Minimally Invasive Technique for Insertion of a Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty *The Knee: Total Knee Arthroplasty *Minimal Incision Total Knee Arthroplasty with a Limited Medial Parapatellar Arthrotomy *Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement with the Quadriceps-Sparing Subvastus Approach *Mini-Midvastus Total Knee Arthroplasty *Minimally Invasive Lateral Approach to Total Knee Arthroplasty *Minimally Invasive Total Knee Arthroplasty Using the Quadriceps Sparing Approach *Computer Navigation *Computer-Guided Total Hip Arthroplasty *Computer-Guided Total Knee Arthroscopy

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From the reviews:"Springer has released this book, MIS Techniques in Orthopedics, edited by three renowned surgeons in the field, in an attempt to introduce, summarize and evaluate the MIS technique. . MIS is a hot-and controversial-subject today, and books on this technique are . certainly welcome. . This book will be useful . to experienced surgeons who want to embark upon minimally invasive surgery." (Tord Röstlund, Acta Orthopaedica, Vol. 77 (4), 2006)