Fractures Around the Knee

  • Filippo Castoldi
  • Davide Edoardo Bonasia

Part of the Fracture Management Joint by Joint book series (FMJJ)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Stefano Zaffagnini, Federico Raggi, Alberto Grassi, Tommaso Roberti di Sarsina, Cecilia Signorelli, Maurilio Marcacci
    Pages 1-12
  3. Jessica Hanley, Annunziato Amendola
    Pages 13-24
  4. Seth R. Yarboro, Robert F. Ostrum
    Pages 25-37
  5. Mario Ronga, Giuseppe La Barbera, Marco Valoroso, Giorgio Zappalà, Jacopo Tamini, Paolo Cherubino
    Pages 39-52
  6. Federica Rosso, Davide Blonna, Antonio Marmotti, Gianluca Collo, Roberto Rossi
    Pages 77-84
  7. Qiugen Wang, Lei Cao, Jianhong Wu, Jian Lin, Xiaoxi Ji
    Pages 85-97
  8. Gabriele Pisanu, Alessandro Crosio, Filippo Castoldi
    Pages 99-112
  9. Daniele Santoro, Laura Ravera, Corrado Bertolo, Domenico Aloj, Bruno Battiston
    Pages 113-128
  10. Davide Edoardo Bonasia, Filippo Castoldi, Massimiliano Dragoni, Annunziato Amendola
    Pages 129-149
  11. Federica Rosso, Umberto Cottino, Matteo Bruzzone, Federico Dettoni, Roberto Rossi
    Pages 151-161

About this book


This comprehensive book is more than a complete reference on knee fractures and associated injuries: it is also a decision-making and surgical guide that will assist trauma, knee, sports medicine, and total joint surgeons in planning and executing specific procedures for different traumatic conditions of the knee. Each chapter addresses a particular condition and its management, explaining the traumatic mechanism and preoperative workup and then describing in detail the surgical steps, from patient positioning to the postoperative regimen. Guidance is also provided on complications and their management, and to complete the coverage, results from the relevant literature are described. The authors are world-renowned experts keen to share their knowledge and expertise regarding specific traumatic conditions of the knee. Both experienced surgeons and orthopedic residents will find this book to be an invaluable tool that will improve their practice when dealing with knee fractures.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Filippo Castoldi
    • 1
  • Davide Edoardo Bonasia
    • 2
  1. 1.CTO HospitalUniversity of TorinoTorinoItaly
  2. 2.University of TorinoAO Ordine MaurizianoTorinoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-28804-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-28806-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2364-3250
  • Series Online ISSN 2364-3269
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