General Orthopaedics and Basic Science

  • Nikolaos K. Paschos
  • George Bentley

Part of the Orthopaedic Study Guide Series book series (ORTHSTUDY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Musculoskeletal System Anatomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. William D. Long III, Todd J. Albert
      Pages 3-8
    3. Gregory Pereira, Nikolaos K. Paschos, John D. Kelly IV
      Pages 9-15
    4. Jason Somogyi, Jonathan Twu, J. Martin Leland III
      Pages 17-29
    5. Nikolaos K. Paschos, Chadwick C. Prodromos
      Pages 31-36
    6. Nicola Maffulli, Alessio Giai Via, Francesco Oliva
      Pages 37-49
  3. Musculoskeletal System Physiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Ann Marie Kelly, Nikolaos K. Paschos, Dimitrios Giotis, John D. Kelly IV
      Pages 53-56
    3. Simone Cerciello, Philippe Neyret
      Pages 57-61
    4. Simone Cerciello, Philippe Neyret
      Pages 63-67
    5. Ann Marie Kelly, Nikolaos K. Paschos, Dimitrios Giotis, John D. Kelly IV
      Pages 69-70
  4. Musculoskeletal System Pathology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Miguel Botton, António Robalo Correia, Manuel Cassiano Neves
      Pages 73-82
    3. António Robalo Correia, Miguel Botton, Manuel Cassiano Neves
      Pages 83-94
    4. Theofanis Kalathas, Nikolaos K. Paschos
      Pages 95-104
    5. Avraam Ploumis, Ioannis Gkiatas
      Pages 105-110
    6. K. Osman, Ayman Gabr, Fares S. Haddad
      Pages 111-119
    7. Ayman Gabr, Sunil Gurpur Kini, Fares S. Haddad
      Pages 121-131
    8. Gregory Pereira, Nikolaos Paschos, John Kelly IV
      Pages 153-158
    9. Theofanis Kalathas, Nikolaos K. Paschos
      Pages 159-164
    10. Ian Pressney, Asif Saifuddin
      Pages 165-182
    11. Michael K. D. Benson
      Pages 183-189

About this book


This volume of the Orthopaedic Study Guide Series provides the foundation of general orthopedic and basic science. Chapters of this book cohere around three aspects of the musculoskeletal system, anatomy, physiology, and pathology. Next to basic principles, case reports underline key information relating to disorders, diagnosis, and treatment options. 

Written by leading experts, this volume is a concise guide designed as quick reference, thereby it presents a useful resource for orthopedic residents and fellows.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Nikolaos K. Paschos
    • 1
  • George Bentley
    • 2
  1. 1.Harvard Medical SchoolBoston Children’s HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculo-Skeletal Science, U.C.LondonStanmoreUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-92191-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-92193-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2520-1115
  • Series Online ISSN 2520-1123
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