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Title Severe traumatic defects of the upper limb / edited by Alain C. Masquelet, Acacio C. Ferreira
Published London ; New York : Martin Dunitz, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 333 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1. What is a severe defect?; Soft tissue repair: flap techniques; 2. Pedicled fasciocutaneous and adipofascial flaps; 3. Pedicled muscle and musculocutaneous flaps; 4. Free flaps; 5. Emergency free flaps for the reconstruction of open injuries of the upper limb; Bone reconstruction; 6. Bone auto- and allografts in post-traumatic reconstruction of the upper limb; 7. Massive bone defects of the upper limb: reconstruction by vascularized bone transfer; 8. Loss of the post-traumatic infected substance of the upper limb
Summary Severe mutilation from injury to the upper limb can have devastating consequences for the patient's daily life. This book assembles international experts to present the latest thinking on surgical management
Notes Published in association with The Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Arm -- Surgery.
Arm -- Wounds and injuries.
Form Electronic book
Author Ferreira, Acacio C.
Masquelet, Alain C.
Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand.
ISBN 0203633113 (electronic bk.)
9780203633113 (electronic bk.)