Paediatric Orthopaedics: A System of Decision-Making, Second Edition, 2nd Edition (e-Book) book cover

Paediatric Orthopaedics

A System of Decision-Making, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

By Benjamin Joseph, Selvadurai Nayagam, Randall Loder, Ian Torode

CRC Press

600 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Pack - Book and Ebook: 9781498708401
pub: 2016-01-22
SAVE ~$41.00
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429153402
pub: 2016-01-05
from $102.50

FREE Standard Shipping!


Mastering the art and science of paediatric orthopaedics entails the acquisition of theoretical knowledge, the development of surgical dexterity and learning the process of clinical decision-making. Of these three components, clinical decision-making is arguably the most important.Featuring a practical focus, Paediatric Orthopaedics: A System of De

Table of Contents

Deformities. Dislocations. Deficiencies. Discrepancies of Limb Length. Decreased Joint Mobility. Paralyses. Epiphyseal and Physeal Problems. Infections. Acquired Defects in Bone.

About the Authors

Benjamin Joseph, MS (Orth), MCh Orth, FRCS Ed, adjunct professor of paediatric orthopaedics, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India; and consultant paediatric orthopaedic surgeon Aster Medcity, Kochi, India

Selvadurai Nayagam, BSc, MCh(Orth), FRCS Ed (Trauma and Orth), consultant orthopaedic surgeon, Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital; and honorary reader, University of Liverpool, UK

Randall T. Loder, MD, garceau professor of orthopaedic surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis; and chief of orthopaedics, James Whitcomb Riley Children's Hospital, Indianapolis, USA

Ian Torode, MBBS, FRCS (C), FRACS, former director of clinical orthopaedics and deputy director of orthopaedics, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

Subject Categories

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