Apley's Concise System of Orthopaedics and Fractures: 3rd Edition (e-Book) book cover

Apley's Concise System of Orthopaedics and Fractures

3rd Edition

By Louis Solomon, David Warwick, Selvadurai Nayagam

CRC Press

416 pages

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pub: 2005-03-31
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This leading introductory textbook of orthopaedics provides medical students, trainee surgeons and other health professionals with an invaluable overview of this important specialty. Praised in previous editions for the systematic approach, balanced content and easy-to-read style, the new edition has been brought fully up to date, with additional d

Table of Contents

Part 1. General orthopaedics 1. Diagnosis in orthopaedics 2. Infection 3. Rheumatic disorders 4. Gout and pseudogout 5. Osteoarthritis and related disorders 6. Osteonecrosis and osteochondritis 7. Metabolic and endocrine disorders 8. Genetic disorders, dysplasias and malformations 9. Tumours 10. Neuromuscular disorders 11. Peripheral nerve injuries 12. Principles of operative treatment Part 2. Regional orthopaedics 13. The shoulder 14. The elbow 15. The wrist 16. The hand 17. The neck 18. The back 19. The hip 20. The knee 21. The ankle and foot Part 3. Fractures and joint injuries 22. Management of major injuries 23. Fractures and joint injuries 24. Fractures a principles of treatment 25. Complications of fractures 26. Injuries of the shoulder and upper arm 27. Injuries of the elbow and forearm 28. Injuries of the wrist and hand 29. Injuries of the spine and thorax &n

About the Authors

Louis Solomon MB ChB MD FRCS FRCSEd
Emeritus Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Bristol

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Southampton University Hospitals; and
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton

Selvadurai Nayagam BSc MCh(Orth) FRCS(Orth)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital; and Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool

Selvadurai Nayagam, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital & Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Surgery / General