CURRENT Essentials Orthopedics

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December 6, 2007


Electronic book text, 284 pages

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0071593179 / 9780071593175

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Main description

CURRENT Essentials: Orthopedics -- the ultimate at-a-glance bedside guide!

  • "Nutshell" information on the diagnosis and treatment of the 200 most common orthopedic diseases and disorders
  • One disorder per page, with bulleted lists for easy access
  • Covers all relevant procedures, from adult reconstructive surgery to foot and ankle surgery
  • ICD9-CM codes for each topic, allowing you to code and classify morbidity data after making the diagnosis
  • Included in each topic-- --Essentials of Diagnosis --Differential Diagnosis --Treatment --Pearl --Reference
  • Handy tabs that give you point-of-care answers in an instant

Table of contents

Preface Main Section Headings:
1. Traumatic Injuries
2. Sports Injuries
3. Spinal Problems
4. Neoplasms
5. Adult Joint Problems & Reconstruction
6. Infections
7. Foot Problems
8. Hand Problems
9. Pediatric Problems
10. Rehabilitation Index

Author comments

Harry B. Skinner, MD, PhD
Emeritus Professor and former Chief
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
University of California
Irvine, CA Private Practice
St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
Fullerton, CA

Michael Fitzpatrick, MD
Private Practice
Mission Orthopedic Medical Associates
Mission Viejo, CA

Copyright 2014 McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC


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