Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery in Clinical Practice

  • Paul R. Wood
  • Peter F. Mahoney
  • Julian P. Cooper

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. The Orthopedic Ward, Orthopedic Patients, and Procedures

    1. Pages 21-22
    2. Pages 23-25
  3. Patient Management

  4. Special Patient Groups

  5. Problems and Complications: The Patient

    1. Pages 103-107
    2. Pages 113-114
    3. Paul R. Wood, Peter F. Mahoney, Julian P. Cooper
      Pages 115-117
    4. Paul R. Wood, Peter F. Mahoney, Julian P. Cooper
      Pages 119-129
    5. Paul R. Wood, Peter F. Mahoney, Julian P. Cooper
      Pages 131-134
  6. Problems and Complications: The Doctor

    1. Paul R. Wood, Peter F. Mahoney, Julian P. Cooper
      Pages 137-139
  7. When Treatment Stops

    1. Paul R. Wood, Peter F. Mahoney, Julian P. Cooper
      Pages 143-145

About this book

Introduction

Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery in Clinical Practice provides a practical working guide to the most important peri-operative issues and medical problems found in day-to-day ward management.

Designed especially for those who are ‘on-the-move’, this book provides information through use of key points, tables and summaries that is easy to read and clearly laid out. In keeping with the book’s purpose, Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery in Clinical Practice offers a plentiful yet careful selection of references that avoid potential time restrictions. The provision of links to clinical websites provides readers with a gateway to practical know-how tips that remain updated as guidelines change.

This book will be of particular interest to orthopedic and surgical residents and medical trainee doctors in the acute specialties.

Keywords

Orthopedic Surgery Trauma Care complication computed tomography (CT) fracture infection radiology rheumatoid arthritis surgery thrombosis trauma

Authors and affiliations

  • Paul R. Wood
    • 1
  • Peter F. Mahoney
    • 2
  • Julian P. Cooper
    • 1
  1. 1.University HospitalBirmingham NHS Foundation TrustBirminghamUK
  2. 2.Royal Centre for Defence MedicineInstitute of Research and DevelopmentBirminghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-84800-339-2
  • Copyright Information Springer London 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84800-338-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84800-339-2
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