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Acetabular Fractures in Older Patients

Assessment and Management

Editors: Manson, Theodore T. (Ed.)

  • Focuses on acetabular fractures in older patients, an increasingly common injury
  • Covers both non-surgical and surgical techniques, including ORIF, ORIF + THA, and percutaneous procedures
  • An excellent resource for both orthopedic and trauma surgeons
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About this book

Acetabular fractures in older adults are increasing in frequency and present unique challenges to the surgeons charged with their treatment. This text provides the clinician tools for deciding who is an operative candidate and reviews in detail the various surgical treatments available for management. Opening chapters discuss the scope of the problem, the functional status of older patients and the risks involved with any surgical approach. After a chapter discussing non-operative approaches to acetabular fractures, the remaining chapters present the various surgical techniques and include a critical assessment of the outcomes of these treatment choices. ORIF techniques for posterior and anterior wall and column fractures are followed by percutaneous treatment and total hip arthroplasty, both alone and in combination with ORIF. 
Presenting the most current strategies for these increasingly common injuries, Acetabular Fractures in Older Patients is an excellent resource for all orthopedic and trauma surgeons. 

About the authors

Theodore T. Manson, MD, Associate Professor of Orthopedics, University of Maryland Medical Center, Timonium, MD, USA

Buy this book

eBook 14,99 €
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  • à paraître: 2 janvier 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-25105-5
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  • Included format:
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Hardcover 126,59 €
price for France (gross)
  • à paraître: 2 janvier 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-25104-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Acetabular Fractures in Older Patients
Book Subtitle
Assessment and Management
Editors
  • Theodore T. Manson
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-25105-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-25105-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-25104-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 168
Number of Illustrations
61 b/w illustrations, 69 illustrations in colour
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