An Operative Manual of Proximal Femoral Fractures

by Dhananjay Gupta , Sumit Banerjee

The book on "An Operative Manual of Proximal Femoral Fractures" provides knowledge of the current best methods of repair of injury of the proximal femur to the young orthopedic surgeons. The proximal femur is the geometric structural support of the hip joint. The hip joint is the center of the body. It links the proximal trunk to the legs below. It is the principal joint of the body. Different chapters have been written by different contributors to give excellent knowledge and in-depth perspective. Chapters on Operative Techniques in difficult and rare fractures such as femoral head fractures and subtrochanteric fractures will be beneficial for young surgeons. The role of hip replacement in femoral neck fracture is also discussed, which will help readers to decide best replacement modality for their elderly patients. The book will be helpful for its readers, not only to improve their techniques and outcomes but also to resolve some of the controversies surrounding management of proximal femoral fractures.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Gupta  Dhananjay
Fortis Flt Lt Rajan Dhall Hospital, New Delhi, India
2. Banerjee Sumit Stuttgart, Germany; Darlington Memorial Hospital, Durham, UK
ISBN 9789351524854
Speciality Orthopedics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12809
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 186
Book Type Professional


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