Handbook of Fractures

Handbook of Fractures

5th edition

Author(s):Kenneth A. Egol, MD, Kenneth J. Koval, MD and Joseph D. Zuckerman, MD

Publisher:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters Kluwer business

Description

An indispensable on-the-spot guide to fracture management and classification. This latest update is based on the 5th edition with additional features, enhanced functionality and ongoing updates.

Intuitive and easy to navigate, this resource provides instant access to information on fractures in adults and children, including epidemiology, anatomy, mechanism of injury, clinical evaluation, radiologic evaluation, classification, treatment, and complications. Handbook of Fractures is the ideal on-the-spot reference for residents and practitioners seeking fast facts on fracture management and classification.

Key Features
  • Visualize key aspects of fracture management with abundant illustrations.
  • Includes latest information on special topics such as multiple trauma, gunshot wounds, pathologic and periprosthetic fractures, and orthopedic analgesia.
  • New chapters on intraoperative imaging and basic science of fracture healing.
  • Chapters organized consistently to provide key information on fractures in adults and in children, including epidemiology, anatomy, mechanism of injury, clinical evaluation, radiologic evaluation, classification, treatment, and management of complications.
  • Concise easy to access format.
  • Numerous charts, tables, diagrams, illustrations, and bulleted lists.

Unique Features

Full color images: This product includes images that help bring the content to life.

Update Policy: Edition-based. New editions are released when the content changes significantly; there is no standard schedule for new editions.
 

Calculators

  • Built-in Medical Calculator: Provide instant access from within clinical topics to the
    • Revised Trauma Score (RTS)
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iOS 7.0 + and Android 4.0 +

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