Computer-Assisted Musculoskeletal Surgery

Thinking and Executing in 3D

  • Lucas E. Ritacco
  • Federico E. Milano
  • Edmund Chao

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Preoperative Planning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Lucas E. Ritacco
      Pages 3-8
    3. Habib Bousleiman
      Pages 9-16
    4. Simon Lee, Asheesh Bedi, Shane J. Nho, Alejandro A. Espinoza Orías
      Pages 17-28
    5. Ingela Nyström, Pontus Olsson, Johan Nysjö, Fredrik Nysjö, Filip Malmberg, Stefan Seipel et al.
      Pages 29-42
  3. Surgical Navigation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Kwok-Chuen Wong
      Pages 59-70
    3. Lee Jeys, Philippa L. May
      Pages 71-87
    4. German L. Farfalli, Luis A. Aponte-Tinao
      Pages 89-97
    5. O. Andres Barrera, H. Haider
      Pages 99-113
    6. Joseph H. Schwab
      Pages 115-128
    7. Andrea Ensini, Michele d’Amato, Paolo Barbadoro, Claudio Belvedere, Andrea Illuminati, Alberto Leardini
      Pages 129-149
    8. Jasper G. Gerbers, E. D. Dierselhuis, P. C. Jutte
      Pages 151-160
  4. Custom Implants

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Paul Laurent
      Pages 163-179
    3. Paul S. Unwin, Abtin Eshraghi
      Pages 181-198
    4. Paolo D. Parchi, Gisberto Evangelisti, Valentina Cervi, Lorenzo Andreani, Marina Carbone, Sara Condino et al.
      Pages 199-215
  5. Robotics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Nathan A. Netravali, Martin Börner, William L. Bargar
      Pages 219-234
    3. Tian Zhou, Maria E. Cabrera, Juan P. Wachs
      Pages 235-255
  6. Validation in Computer-Assisted Surgical Workflows

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Federico E. Milano, Olivier Cartiaux
      Pages 259-268
  7. Emerging Trends

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. Marcelo Elias de Oliveira, Daniel Brandenberger, Daniel Studer, Jacques Schneider, Carol-Claudius Hasler, Philippe Büchler
      Pages 293-302
    3. Kate A. Gavaghan, Matteo Fusaglia
      Pages 303-313
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 315-326

About this book


This book presents the latest advances in computer-aided methods for musculoskeletal surgery. Topics including preoperative planning, navigational tools, patient-specific resections, and robotic devices used in computer-assisted surgery are discussed. The various simulation and training materials currently available are described.

Computer-Assisted Musculoskeletal Surgery: Thinking and Executing in 3D is aimed at surgeons, oncologists, and research and development scientists, especially those working with computer-assisted technologies.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Lucas E. Ritacco
    • 1
  • Federico E. Milano
    • 2
  • Edmund Chao
    • 3
  1. 1.Computer-Assisted Surgery UnitHospital Italiano de Buenos AiresBuenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.BioengineeringInstituto Tecnologico de Buenos AiresBuenos AiresArgentina
  3. 3.Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-12942-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-12943-3
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