With contributions from an established team of experts on the subject, this reference illustrates current practices and techniques in the care of patients with foot and ankle fractures-demonstrating treatment methods for fractures and dislocations, pediatric injuries, soft tissue management, crush injury, and post-traumatic reconstruction.
Table of Contents
Fractures and Dislocations. Ankle Fractures. Pilon Fractures. Talus Fractures. Calcaneus Fractures. Midfoot/Lisfranc Fractures. Metatarsal/Phalangeal Fractures. Dislocations. Pediatric Fractures. Soft Tissue Management. Crush Injury. Compartment Syndrome. Flaps and Soft Tissue Coverage. Burns. Tendon Ruptures/Lacerations. Post-Traumatic Management. Chronic Infection. Causalgia/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy. Post-Traumatic Reconstruction. Amputations. Orthotic Management. Ilizarov Technique
"…one of the only studies of its kind to dedicate itself to a complete dissection of injury and disease as it relates to the foot/ankle region of the human anatomy. Well defined and impeccable researched, this text compiles the most recent scientific research and thinking on the foot."