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Title Clinical classification in orthopaedics trauma / Yingze Zhang, editor
Published Singapore : Springer, 2018


Description 1 online resource (vii, 704 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Classifications of shoulder girdle fractures -- Classifications of humeral fractures -- Classifications of radius and ulna fractures -- Classifications of hand and wrist fractures -- Classifications of dislocation of shoulder and upper limb -- Classifications for spine fractures -- Classifications of pelvic ring fracture and dislocation -- Classifications of femoral fractures -- Classifications of patellar fracture -- Classifications of tibial and fibular fractures -- Classifications of foot fractures -- Classifications of hip joint and lower extremity dislocations -- Classifications of soft-tissue injuries -- Fracture and dislocation classification for children
Summary This book covers common fracture and dislocation classifications for nearly every part of the human body. For each part, it introduces readers to the historical evolution of fracture classifications, as well as the commonly used classifications, with likelihood from high to low. To describe these classifications, the book combines extensive descriptions, tree and schematic diagrams, elegant drawings and detailed radiological images. This structure will help readers recognize the differences between various classifications, and make proper decisions on the basis of their specific research purposes. As such, the book offers a valuable reference guide for orthopedists, radiologists and medical students alike
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed November 30, 2018)
Subject Orthopedics -- Diagnosis.
Musculoskeletal system -- Wounds and injuries.
Fractures, Bone -- classification
Joint Dislocations -- classification
Musculoskeletal system -- Wounds and injuries.
Orthopedics -- Diagnosis.
Form Electronic book
Author Zhang, Yingze, editor.
ISBN 9789811060441