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Title The poly-traumatized patient with fractures : a multi-disciplinary approach / Hans-Christoph Pape, Roy Sanders, Joseph Borrelli, Jr. (editors)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 361 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents The Impact of Trauma on Society -- Economic Aspects of Trauma Care -- Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Trauma Care -- Local Inflammatory Changes Induced by Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries -- Pathophysiology of Polytrauma -- Head Injuries: Neurosurgical and Orthopaedic Strategies -- Nerve Injuries in Traumatic Head Injury: When To Explore/Suture/Transplant? -- Chest Trauma: Classification and Influence on the General Management -- Abdominal Injuries: Indications for Surgery -- Management of Pelvic Ring Injuries -- Urological Injuries in Polytrauma -- Fracture Management -- Mangled Extremity: Management in Isolated Extremity Injuries and in Polytrauma -- Management of Spine Fractures -- The Management of the Multiply Injured Elderly Patient -- Polytrauma in Young Children -- Fracture Management in the Pregnant Patient -- Open Fractures: Initial Management -- Vascular Injuries: Indications for Stents, Timing for Vascular and Orthopaedic Injuries -- Management of Articular Fractures -- Techniques of Soft Tissue Coverage in Open Fractures -- Outcome and Management of Primary Amputations, Subtotal Amputation Injuries, and Severe Open Fractures with Nerve Injuries -- High-Energy Injuries Caused by Penetrating Trauma -- Management of Traumatic Bone Defects -- Acute Soft Tissue and Bone Infections -- Chronic Osteomyelitis -- Reconstructive Strategies for Skeletal Complications in the Polytrauma Patient -- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Psychological Sequelae After Severe Trauma -- Late Outcome After Severe Fractures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fractures -- Treatment.
Bones -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Fractures, Bone -- therapy.
Fractures, Bone -- complications.
Orthopedic Procedures -- methods.
Trauma, Nervous System -- therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Pape, Hans-Christoph, 1962-
Sanders, Roy (Roy W.)
Borrelli, Joseph, Jr.
LC no. 2011921943
ISBN 9783642179860 (electronic bk.)
364217986X (electronic bk.)