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Title Orthopedic emergencies / Melvin C. Makhni, Eric C. Makhni, Eric F. Swart, Charles S. Day, editors
Published Switzerland : Springer, 2017


Description 1 online resource
Contents Emergency Orthopedic Evaluation -- True Orthopedic Emergencies -- Spine -- Shoulder and Upper Arm -- Wrist and Hand -- Pelvis and Lower Extremity -- Foot and Ankle -- Pediatrics -- Emergency Sideline Management of Athletic Conditions -- Appendix A: Physical Exam Overview -- Appendix B: Procedure Guides
Summary This book is a one-stop guide to managing acute orthopedic injuries. Unlike other handbooks, this reference provides a comprehensive, yet concise, set of diagnostic and management tools to help readers deliver optimal, evidence-based, and efficient patient care. Additional focus on physical exam techniques, emergency room orthopedic procedures, and on-field athletic management strategies empowers readers with real tips and tricks used by orthopedic surgeons at top-tier institutions. This guide is a must have for emergency medicine providers, orthopedic surgeons, and other clinicians, trainees, and students caring for adult or pediatric patients in the emergency setting
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed January 18, 2017)
Subject Orthopedic emergencies.
Fractures, Bone -- surgery
Emergency Treatment
Joint Dislocations -- therapy
Orthopedic Procedures -- methods
Orthopaedics & fractures.
Accident & emergency medicine.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Orthopedic emergencies.
Form Electronic book
Author Makhni, Melvin C., editor
Makhni, Eric C., editor
Swart, Eric F., editor
Day, Charles S., editor
ISBN 9783319315249