Emergency Orthopedics Handbook

  • Daniel Purcell
  • Sneha A. Chinai
  • Brandon R. Allen
  • Moira Davenport

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Eric M. Steinberg, Salvador Forte, Bryan A. Terry, Daniel Purcell
    Pages 1-39
  3. Daniel Purcell, Eric M. Steinberg, Bryan A. Terry
    Pages 41-77
  4. Daniel Purcell, Bryan A. Terry, Brian R. Sharp
    Pages 79-85
  5. Daniel Purcell, Bryan A. Terry, Brian R. Sharp
    Pages 87-104
  6. Daniel Purcell, Bryan A. Terry, Brandon R. Allen
    Pages 105-155
  7. Sneha A. Chinai, Laura Walker, Matthew R. Rebesco, Bryan A. Terry, Daniel Purcell
    Pages 157-210
  8. Daniel Purcell, Bryan A. Terry
    Pages 211-234
  9. Daniel Purcell, Bryan A. Terry
    Pages 235-272
  10. Daniel Purcell, Justin Chapman, Bryan A. Terry
    Pages 273-324
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 325-331

About this book


This handbook provides a comprehensive, yet succinct guide to the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of various musculoskeletal/extremity disorders in the emergency department. It covers a wide variety of common patient presentations, advanced imaging interpretation, proper anesthetic implementation, and associated extremity reduction/immobilization techniques. Richly illustrated, it assists clinical decision making with high-yield facts, essential figures, and step-by-step procedural instruction. Emergency Orthopedics Handbook is an indispensable resource for all medical professionals that manage emergent orthopedic, musculoskeletal, and local extremity injury care.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Daniel Purcell
    • 1
  • Sneha A. Chinai
    • 2
  • Brandon R. Allen
    • 3
  • Moira Davenport
    • 4
  1. 1.Emergency DepartmentNew York University Langone Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Department of Emergency MedicineUniversity of Massachusetts Medical SchoolWorchesterUSA
  3. 3.Department of Emergency MedicineUniversity of FloridaNewberryUSA
  4. 4.Allegheny General HospitalTemple UniversityPittsburghUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-00706-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-00707-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site