Continuing the tradition of excellence that began in 1972, this latest edition of Tachdjian's PediatricOrthopaedics offers the detailed visual guidance and unmatched expertise you need to effectively diagnose and treat pediatric musculoskeletal disorders. Extensive updates offer you the latest knowledge on etiology, imaging, differential diagnosis, and non-operative and surgical techniques for a wide range of pediatric orthopaedic conditions.
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Perfect your technique with the visual guidance of nearly 2,500 full-color illustrations and 60 videos of pediatric surgical procedures, including a number that highlight clinical examination and unusual clinical findings.
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Produce the best possible outcomes using today's most effective approaches for management of severe spinal deformities, hip impingement, early-onset scoliosis, and other pediatric musculoskeletal conditions.
See exactly how to proceed step-by-step with instructional videos demonstrating repair of bilateral dislocated hips, triple arthrodesis for planovalgus foot, patellofemoral ligament reconstruction, elbow arthroscopy, and more.
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3 The Orthopaedic Examination: A Comprehensive Overview
4 The Orthopaedic Examination: Clinical Application
5 Gait Analysis
6 The Limping Child
7 Back Pain
9 Management of Children with Developmental Disabilities
Section II Anatomic Disorders
11 Disorders of the Neck
14 Other Anatomic Disorders of the Spine
15 Disorders of the Upper Extremity
16 Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
17 Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
18 Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
19 Congenital Coxa Vara
20 Disorders of Femur
21 Disorders of the Knee
22 Disorders of the Leg
23 Disorders of the Foot
24 Limb Length Discrepancy
Section III Common Orthopaedic Disorders
25 Limb Deficiencies
26 Arthritis and Bone
27 Infections of the Musculoskeletal System
Section IV Musculoskeletal Tumors
28 General Principles of Tumor Management
29 Benign Musculoskeletal Tumors
30 Malignant Bone Tumors
Section V Injuries
31 General Principles of Managing Orthopaedic Injuries
32 Spinal Injuries
33 Upper Extremity Injuries
34 Lower Extremity Injuries
The following sections are web-only
Section VI Neuromuscular Disorders
35 Disorders of the Brain
36 Disorders of the Spinal Cord
38 Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System
39 Muscle Diseases
Section VII Other Orthopaedic Disorders
40 Skeletal Dysplasias
41 Orthopaedic-Related Syndromes
42 Metabolic and Endocrine Bone Diseases
43 Hematologic Disorders
By John A. Herring, MD, Chief of Staff Emeritus,
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery,
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center,
276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Please allow 3 - 4 weeks for delivery.
" This book continues to build on previous editions by using new technology to deliver very important educational information for all. I highly recommend this to all the present and future orthopedic surgeons. It must be available on the reference shelf of all medical science libraries."-Edward Abraham, MD(University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine) Doody Review: 4 stars