Representing the vanguard in the field with practical case studies, authoritative recommendations, and a collection of best practices in operative and non-operative treatment, this reference offers step-by-step guidance in the correction and care of fractures affecting the actabulum and pelvis. Detailing procedures in pre- and postoperative planning, fracture imaging, reconstruction, and fixation, this source will serve the needs of specialists in orthopedic surgery and trauma, sports medicine, and emergency room settings.
Table of Contents
Basic Anatomy of the Pelvis. Imaging of the Pelvis and Radiographic Anatomy. Classification of Pelvis Fractures. Acute Management of Pelvic Fracture. Indications and Preoperative Planning for Pelvis Fracture Reconstruction. Reconstruction of the Injured Pelvis: Surgical Approaches.
Reconstruction of the Injured Pelvis: Fixation Techniques. Acetabular Fracture Classification.
Imaging of the Acetabulum and Radiographic Anatomy. Indications and Preoperative Planning for Acetabular Fracture Reconstruction. Acetabular Reconstruction: Surgical Approaches.
Acetabular Reconstruction: Fixation Techniques in Simple Patterns. Associated Patterns.
Acetabular Reconstruction: The Geriatric Patient. Reconstruction of Acetabular Malunions and Nonunions. Management of Perioperative Complications. Psychosocial Aspects of Pelvic and Acetabular Injuries