The Pediatric Upper Limb

Published in association with the Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand

By Piero L. Raimondi, Guy Foucher

Edited by Steven E.R Hovius

© 2002 – CRC Press

300 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9781841841342
pub: 2002-05-30

e–Inspection Copy

About the Book

This is a comprehensive guide to the clinical management of the pediatric upper limb, with special emphasis on the hand. A special feature is the general discussion of some clinical cases by various contributors.

Table of Contents

Syndromic Hand Abnormalities. Clinical Genetics of the Upper Limb. Patho-Embryology of the Upper Limb. Grip Development in the Growing Child. Psychological Behaviour of the Child with a Congenital Hand Difference. Approach to the Child with a Congenital Difference at the Outpatient Clinic. Syndactyly. Polydactyly. Synbrachydactyly. Camptodactyly. Thumb Hypoplasia. Radial Club. Cerebral Palsy. Ischemic Volkmann's Contracture. Reimplantation. Late Results in Growth Following Treatment of the Pediatric Upper Limb.

About the Authors/Editor

[MD] - Plastic Surgery

Subject Categories

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