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Fracture Reduction and Fixation Techniques

Upper Extremities

Editors: Giannoudis, Peter V. (Ed.)

  • Provides an overview of both minimal invasive and open reduction approaches 
  • Clearly presents all types of reduction tools and equipment and their appropriate use
  • Includes step-by-step guidance for preserving the biology of the surrounding soft issues in upper extremity
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eBook $149.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-68628-8
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Hardcover $189.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-68627-1
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

In this highly illustrated book, the techniques of fracture reduction are clearly demonstrated using a step-wise approach with real time intra-operative photographs. Tips and tricks for how to avoid pitfalls are presented by a panel of experts and all upper extremity anatomical sites are included to give the readers a complete overview of how to perform reduction techniques for different fracture types. This book will be an essential guide for surgeons to utilise the available reduction instruments and preserve the vitality of the surrounding soft tissues and bone.

About the authors

Peter V. Giannoudis, MD, PhD is Professor and Chairman within Academic Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Leeds, School of Medicine, UK. 

Reviews

“This book covers fracture reduction and fixation techniques for the treatment of adult fractures of the upper extremities. … The audience is orthopedic and trauma surgeons such as general, hand, elbow, and shoulder specialists, as well as trainees in these areas. … Each chapter is supported with radiographs, illustrations, and color photographs of good quality.” (Edward Abraham, Doody's Book Reviews, August, 2018)

Table of contents (29 chapters)

  • Fracture Healing: Back to Basics and Latest Advances

    Pountos, Ippokratis, M.B., M.D., E.E.C. (et al.)

    Pages 3-17

  • Instruments Used in Fracture Reduction

    Pountos, Ippokratis, M.B., M.D., E.E.C. (et al.)

    Pages 19-29

  • Direct and Indirect Reduction: Definitions, Indications, and Tips and Tricks

    Aitken, Stuart, M.B.Ch.B., M.D., F.R.C.S.Ed. (et al.)

    Pages 31-39

  • Innovations in Fracture Reduction Computer-Assisted Surgery

    Mosheiff, Rami, M.D. (et al.)

    Pages 43-49

  • Inflatable Bone Tamp (Osteoplasty) for Reduction of Intra-articular Fractures

    Giannoudis, Peter V., M.D., F.R.C.S. (et al.)

    Pages 51-58

Buy this book

eBook $149.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-68628-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $189.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-68627-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Fracture Reduction and Fixation Techniques
Book Subtitle
Upper Extremities
Editors
  • Peter V. Giannoudis
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-68628-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-68628-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-68627-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 282
Number of Illustrations and Tables
112 b/w illustrations, 208 illustrations in colour
Topics