Orthopedics: Foot and Ankle Surgery

by Matthew S Austin, Gregg R Klein, David I Pedowitz

This edition of “World Clinics: Orthopedics” focuses on what is “new and exciting” in foot and ankle surgery. This book “World Clinics Orthopedics” to show this technique done step by step for the young and practicing orthopedic surgery. The book “World Clinics Orthopedics” is readable and complete enough to meet the students’ needs. The information given in the book is elaborative yet it is concise and to the point. The book deals in detail with foot and ankle surgery in 10 brilliantly carved chapters. This book provides lucid and comprehensive understanding on total ankle arthroplasty in young patients, conservative versus operative treatment for Achilles tendon rupture, Lisfranc injuries: open reduction and internal fixation versus primary arthrodesis, minimally invasive surgical techniques in hallux valgus correction, lateral extensile versus sinus tarsi approach for fixation of calcaneus fractures, new trends in hallux valgus correction, syndesmotic fixation, arthroscopy-assisted ankle fracture fixation, lateral column lengthening for stage ii posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and osteochondral lesions of the talus.

Book Series: World Clinics


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Austin Matthew S
Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
2. Klein Gregg R
Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
3. Pedowitz David I Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
ISBN 9789352501496
Speciality Orthopedics, Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12767
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2015
Pages 144
Book Type Professional


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