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Orthopedics of the Upper and Lower Limb

Editors: Iyer, K. Mohan, Khan, Wasim S. (Eds.)

  • Features a step-by-step approach to help the reader easily assimilate the material
  • Details the most recent advances in the field including 3D printing, robot assisted surgery and stem cell therapy
  • Covers techniques used for both upper and lover limb surgeries
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About this book

The second edition of this book provides a practical guide to the latest diagnostic and therapeutic techniques in orthopedics for both the upper and lower limb. Extensively revised chapters provide detailed step-by-step instructions on how to perform basic clinical and surface, anatomy examinations on joints including the hand, elbow and ankle. The application of relevant surgical procedures and post-operative management techniques are also detailed. New topics covered include cruciate ligament injuries, and robot assisted surgery.


Orthopedics of the Upper and Lower Limb is an ideal resource for trainees and junior surgeons seeking an easy to follow clinical manual on how to successfully diagnose and treat patients with orthopedic disorders affecting both limbs. It is also of use to the experienced practitioner seeking a detailed resource on the latest advances in the field. 

About the authors

Wasim Khan was awarded a MRC Clinical Research Training Fellowship to complete his PhD looking at chondrogenesis in MSCs under the supervision of Professor Tim Hardingham at the University of Manchester. He was awarded the Syme Medal by the Royal College of Surgeons. Wasim Khan then completed an Orthopaedic Academic Clinical Training programme at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore and University College London, where he was a Lecturer from 2010-14 under the supervision of Professor David Marsh and Professor Tim Briggs. Wasim Khan has completed national (Bristol and Cardiff) and international (USA, Europe and Australia) clinical and research fellowships. He has authored over 250 papers, 50 chapters and 3 books. His areas of expertise are knee, trauma, orthopaedics, sports medicine, cartilage, meniscus, arthroscopy, stem cells, chondrocytes, chondrogenesis.

K. Mohan Iyer did his MCPS (1971) from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai, India; MBBS (1971) from the University of Mumbai; D’Orth. and FCPS Orth. (1975) from the College of Physicians and Surgeons; MS Orth. (1978) from the University of Mumbai; and M. Ch. Orth. (1981) from the University of Liverpool, UK. During this time, he wrote three theses on fractures of the patella, excision arthroplasty of the elbow, and excision of the trapezium for carpometacarpal arthritis of the thumb.

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eBook £127.50
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: August 15, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-43286-7
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Hardcover £159.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • Due: August 15, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-43285-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Orthopedics of the Upper and Lower Limb
Editors
  • K. Mohan Iyer
  • Wasim S. Khan
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-43286-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-43286-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-43285-0
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXIII, 710
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