1st Edition

Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine Pivotal Papers Revealed

By Mark Miller, Cyril Mauffrey, David Hak Copyright 2015

    As medical information expands at an exponential pace, the ability to quickly identify relevant articles becomes increasingly difficult.
    Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed by Drs. Mark D. Miller, Cyril Mauffrey and David J. Hak offers a simple way to access and review the key points from the most relevant and important published articles.
    With Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed orthopedic trainees may be able to quickly review several articles in preparation for a morning conference presentation of patients with a specific injury, while practicing surgeons may be able to advise patients on the relative benefits of one treatment over another.
    Key references include:
    • Classic articles
    • Landmark articles
    • Up-to-date reviews
    • Important clinical trials
    Each article is formatted to include an article citation, a summation of the abstract, a summary of key points, and author commentary. This enables readers to quickly review “bottom-line” information from the most important articles and clinical trials in orthopedic sports medicine in order to effectively plan and guide treatment.
    Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed is a great literary reference that will prove highly useful to orthopedic residents, fellows, and physician assistants.


    About the Editors Introduction

    Section I Knee

    Chapter 1 Knee Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Clinical Rating Systems

    Chapter 2 Meniscal Tear Debridement and Repair

    Chapter 3 Meniscal Transplantation

    Chapter 4 Osteochondral Lesions

    Chapter 5 Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury and Reconstruction

    Chapter 6 Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury and Reconstruction

    Chapter 7 Posterolateral Corner Injuries

    Chapter 8 Medial Collateral Ligament Injuries

    Chapter 9 Lateral Collateral Ligament Injuries

    Chapter 10 Knee Dislocations

    Chapter 11 Patellofemoral Disorders and Dislocations

    Chapter 12 Miscellaneous Knee Topics

    Section II Hip

    Chapter 13 Hip Labral Tears

    Chapter 14 Femoroacetabular Impingement

    Chapter 15 Miscellaneous Hip Topics

    Section III Shoulder

    Chapter 16 Shoulder Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Clinical Rating Systems

    Chapter 17 Shoulder Instability

    Chapter 18 Shoulder Dislocation

    Chapter 19 Impingement Syndrome

    Chapter 20 Rotator Cuff Tears

    Chapter 21 Proximal Biceps Tendon Injuries

    Chapter 22 Acromioclavicular Disorders

    Chapter 23 Adhesive Capsulitis

    Section IV Elbow

    Chapter 24 Lateral Epicondylitis

    Chapter 25 Medial Epicondylitis

    Chapter 26 Distal Biceps Rupture

    Chapter 27 Throwing Injuries

    Chapter 28 Little Leaguer's Elbow

    Chapter 29 Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Capitellum

    Chapter 30 Miscellaneous Elbow Topics

    Section V Ankle

    Chapter 31 Ankle Sprains

    Chapter 32 Achilles Tendon Injuries

    Section VI Miscellaneous Topics

    Chapter 33 Concussion, Stress Fractures, Muscle Injury, Performance-Enhancing Drugs, and Sudden Cardiac Death Financial Disclosures


    Mark D. Miller, MD is the Head of the Division of Sports Medicine and the S. Ward Casscells Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia. He is a Distinguished Graduate of the Air Force Academy and the Uniformed Services University F. Edward Hebert’ School of Medicine. Dr. Miller is a highly decorated retired Colonel in the US Air Force and former team physician for the US Air Force Academy. He currently serves as team physician for James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Dr. Miller has over 25 orthopaedic textbooks that he has written and/or edited including the “best selling” Review of Orthopaedics (now in its 7th Edition) and is the author of over 200 peer reviewed articles. He is the Founder/Director of the popular Miller Review Course, and is a highly sought after speaker.
    Dr. Miller has been very active in several professional societies including the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), and is the former chair for three different committees in that society. He was an American Orthopaedic Association North American Traveling Fellow and both a Traveling Fellow and a Godfather for the AOSSM Traveling Fellowship program. Dr. Miller has been named as a “Top Doctor” for numerous regional, national, and international programs. Although widely known for his expertise in knee surgery, Dr. Miller is also an accomplished shoulder surgeon and sports medicine specialist. He is married to his wife, Ann, and has four grown children and two grandchildren.
    Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FACS, FRCS is the director of Orthopaedic Trauma at Denver Health Medical Center. He was trained in the United Kingdom and obtained his Orthopaedic boards through the Royal College of Surgeons. Following a year at the University Hospital of Louisville as an Orthopaedic Trauma fellow, he joined Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado School of Medicine where he is an Associate Professor. Dr. Mauffrey’s research and clinical interest include novel strategies for the management of long bone infections in addition to pelvic and acetabular fractures. Dr. Mauffrey is the Editor in Chief for the European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology and on the board of directors of the International Society for Fracture Repair (ISFR) alongside other organizations such as SICOT and the OTA.
    David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS graduated from the University of Michigan and received his medical degree from Ohio State University. His postdoctoral training included an orthopedic residency at the University of California at Los Angeles and an orthopedic trauma fellowship at the University of California at Davis. He received his MBA in health care administration from Auburn University. He has been on the faculty of the University of Michigan, the University of California at Davis, and the University of Colorado. Dr. Hak is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. He serves in various leadership roles in the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the International Society for Fracture Repair.

    “This is a great effort that provides the majority of essential studies in one concise book…I really enjoyed this book. As a young surgeon, I can use this as a quick reference and review. When I was in training, I would have loved a collection of pivotal papers like this one.”

    - Matthew S.  Marcus, M.D., University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Doody’s Review Service