Orthopedics & Orthopedic Surgery
Area of Focus: Spine and Pediatric Orthopaedics
This monograph focuses on the most common form of scoliosis occurring in otherwise normal adolescents, affecting spinal alignment, growth, and function.
This comprehensive monograph discusses:
- Patient evaluation
- Anatomy, eitology, natural history of scoliosis
- Treatment algorithm: observation, bracing, surgery
- Surgical treatment options with posterior, open anterior, and thorascopic instrumentation
- Radiographic and functional outcomes of treatment
The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.
Complications in Orthopaedics is a richly illustrated, in-depth case-based discussion of treatment options for specific orthopaedic complications - and how to prevent the complications from occurring in the first place!
Together, they will enhance your diagnostic and treatment skills for a range of conditions and help you prepare for common complications.