Essentials of Orthopedic Surgery

  • Sam W. Wiesel
  • John N. Delahay

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. John N. Delahay, Scott T. Sauer
    Pages 40-83
  3. Steven C. Scherping Jr., Alan D. Aaron
    Pages 84-105
  4. Martin Malawer, Kristen Kellar-Graney
    Pages 106-168
  5. John N. Delahay, William C. Lauerman
    Pages 169-256
  6. John J. Klimkiewicz
    Pages 257-275
  7. Sam W. Wiesel, William C. Lauerman, Steven C. Scherping Jr.
    Pages 276-332
  8. Raymond M. Carroll
    Pages 333-363
  9. Mustafa A. Haque
    Pages 364-386
  10. Mustafa A. Haque
    Pages 387-414
  11. Brian G. Evans
    Pages 415-453
  12. Brian G. Evans
    Pages 454-471
  13. Scott T. Sauer, Paul S. Cooper
    Pages 472-504
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 505-615

About this book


Essentials of Orthopedic Surgery, Third Edition, is a comprehensive guide to the most commonly observed orthopedic problems in both adults and children. Whether utilized for study or for clinical reference, this concise and richly illustrated text is filled with focused information crucial to formulating accurate orthopedic diagnoses and treatment plans.

Just as in the popular prior editions of this book, expert contributors introduce and explore each topic in depth. Chapters are full of specific, clinically relevant material and include multiple-choice review questions based on Board exam topics. Timely and dependable, Essentials of Orthopedic Surgery, Third Edition, is an indispensable reference for medical students, residents, surgeons, nurses, and physician assistants.

Special features in the Third Edition include:

-New case studies section

-Recommended readings

-More than two hundred figures, illustrations, and photos

-Glossary of orthopedic terms

-A focus on need to know information


Orthopedic Orthopedic diagnosis Orthopedic infection Orthopedic injury Orthopedic surgery Orthopedic trauma infection sports medicine surgery trauma

Editors and affiliations

  • Sam W. Wiesel
    • 1
  • John N. Delahay
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryGeorgetown University Medical CenterWashington, DCUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-32165-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-38328-6
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