Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Paperback | October 2, 2010

EditorGavin Bowden, Martin McNally, Simon Thomas

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The Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma offers junior doctors, medical students, and all those with an interest in the field the practical and up-to-date information needed for clinical practice. It presents the essentials of orthopaedics and trauma in a concise and user-friendly stylefor use with patients, in the operating room, and in tutorials. As well as covering the basic principles and conditions of both adult and paediatric orthopaedics and trauma, it also contains a comprehensive overview of anatomy and surgery. Helpful illustrations and diagrams guide the reader, aiding the understanding of movements and anatomical relationships, which are of particular importance in establishing a diagnosis. Information is extensively referenced with further reading materials, providing a structured basis in for alllevels of training. Emergency topics are highlighted for quick access and the appendix provides information on common drugs in orthopaedics and trauma, as well as fracture diagrams. The book is clearly laid out, and written in an easily readable note-based style. Blank pages are included for thereader, so that notes, observations, and local protocols can be included, thereby individualising the Handbook. Written by trainees and qualified surgeons, the Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma is an accessible and informative tool for all junior doctors and students in the field.

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The Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma offers junior doctors, medical students, and all those with an interest in the field the practical and up-to-date information needed for clinical practice. It presents the essentials of orthopaedics and trauma in a concise and user-friendly stylefor use with patients, in the operating room...

Gavin Bowden is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgeon at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust and the John Radcliffe Hospital, a position held since 2000. His main clinical interests are spine and hip surgery especially the management of degenerative disorders, deformity and tumours of the spine. His major research interest...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:656 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 1.06 inPublished:October 2, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198569580

ISBN - 13:9780198569589

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Principles of orthopaedics and trauma1. Orthopaedic history and examination2. Orthopaedic investigations3. Orthopaedic management4. Perioperative care5. Biomaterials and implantsSection 2: Anatomy and surgery6. Anatomy7. Surgical approachesSection 3: Adults8. Adult orthopaedics9. Adult traumaSection 4: Paediatrics10. Child orthopaedics11. Child traumaSection 5: Rehabilitation12. Rehabilitation