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Foot and Ankle Sports Orthopaedics

  • Extensive and comprehensive review of the diagnosis, management and treatment of sports injuries to foot and ankle

  • Superb illustrations defining the cause of foot and ankle injuries in athletes

  • World-renowned authorship providing a thorough review of this most common musculoskeletal injury

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Table of contents (71 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv
  2. General Aspects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Clinical Anatomy

      • Alexandre Leme Godoy-Santos, Stefan Rammelt, Alejandro Carri Zoboli
      Pages 3-24
    3. Biomechanical Principles of Foot and Ankle

      • Matthias G. Walcher, Ryan du Sart
      Pages 25-34
    4. Overview and Epidemiology of Foot and Ankle Problems in Sports

      • John S. Lewis Jr., Mark E. Easley
      Pages 35-38
    5. Clinical Examination

      • Alexander J. Lampley, Christopher E. Gross, Mitchell Klement, Mark E. Easley
      Pages 39-48
    6. Sports Medicine of the Foot & Ankle, the Role of Imaging

      • John Wesley Latting, Charles E. Spritzer
      Pages 49-61
    7. Biomechanical Functional Imaging

      • Thomas Jöllenbeck, Juliane Pietschmann
      Pages 63-73
    8. Management of Injured Athletes at the Field

      • Thilo Hotfiel, Hans-Dieter Carl, Casper Grim, Martin Engelhardt
      Pages 81-87
    9. Sports and Osteoarthritis

      • Thomas Schlemmer, Thomas Hügle, Victor Valderrabano, Jochen Paul
      Pages 89-95
    10. Sports in Children and Young Age

      • Bernhard Speth, Carlo Camathias
      Pages 97-103
    11. Sports in Seniors

      • Krit Prugsawan, Monika Horisberger
      Pages 105-109
    12. Sports for Disabled and Handicapped People

      • Michèle Kläusler, Erich Rutz
      Pages 111-117
    13. Orthobiologics in Foot & Ankle

      • Ethan S. Krell, Nicholas J. Montemurro, Kristen P. Pacific, Lionel Emele, Sheldon S. Lin
      Pages 119-125
    14. Rehabilitation, Back to Sports and Competition

      • Abdulhameed Alattar, Shaju Kareem
      Pages 127-144
  3. Clinics, Lesions, and Diseases

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 145-145
    2. Acute Fractures (Lower Leg, Ankle, Hindfoot, Midfoot, Forefoot)

      • Milena M. Ploeger, Christof Burger, Matthias D. Wimmer
      Pages 147-155
    3. Acute Ankle Osteochondral and Chondral Lesions

      • Martin Wiewiorski, Alexej Barg, Markus Wurm, Victor Valderrabano
      Pages 157-160
    4. Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle

      • William Melton, J. Benjamin Jackson III
      Pages 161-169

About this book

This book provides a comprehensive review of the diagnosis, management and treatment of sports injuries to the foot and ankle. The editors have assembled a list of contributors at the top of their field to define the medical management, treatment and surgery for the most common and highly debilitating sports injuries. Currently, foot and ankle injuries are the most common musculoskeletal injuries, thus this book fills the clear need for a state-of-the art resource that focuses upon this growing area of orthopaedic practice.

Foot and Ankle Sports Orthopaedics is highly relevant to orthopaedic surgeons, sports orthopaedic surgeons and medical professionals dealing with sports injuries around the F&A. With clear and didactic information and superb illustrations, this book will prove to be an indispensable learning tool for readers seeking expert guidance to further their surgical skills in this area.  

Keywords

  • Achilles Tendon
  • Ankle Instability
  • Compartment syndromes
  • Joint Arthroplasty
  • Stress fractures
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome

Editors and Affiliations

  • Swiss Medical Network Basel, Orthopaedic Department SWISS ORTHO CENTER Schmerzklinik Basel, Basel Stadt, Switzerland

    Victor Valderrabano

  • Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, USA

    Mark Easley

About the editors

Professor Valderrabano performed his medical studies in Zurich, Switzerland. He received his MD degree for the experimental work “Structural Adaptations of the Pars Convoluta of the Distal Tubulus of the Mouse Nephron under Thiazide Treatment” at the Institute of Anatomy in Zurich. He then completed his residency in Orthopaedics & Traumatology with achievement of the “Swiss Medical Degree for Orthopaedics and Traumatology”. Subsequently, he performed his curriculum in Sports Medicine with achievement of the “Swiss Federal Sports Medicine Medical Degree” in 2005. Professor Valderrabano obtained his Ph.D. (Dr. phil.) in Biomechanics at the Human Performance Laboratory at the University of Calgary in Canada in 2009.  From 2009 to 2014 he was elected as Chairman and Director of the Orthopaedic Department at the University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. He is currently Chairman of the SWISS ORTHO CENTER in Basel and Professor for Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery at the University of Basel in Switzerland. Professor Valderrabano is author of numerous scientific papers and was honoured by several international scientific and clinical awards. 

 

Buying options

eBook USD 149.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-15735-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 199.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 279.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)