This concise third edition offers hands-on guidance for identifying and treating the most commonly seen orthopedic problems in children and adults. Convenient as a study source for medical students, its many photographs and illustrations will also serve as a useful clinical reference for young surgeons, residents, nurses, and physician assistants. Each of the many topics is covered in depth and is designed to educate medical students and steer them towards formulating excellent diagnoses and treatment plans. As a further aid, multiple-choice questions are included at the end of each chapter, and there is a section devoted to case studies.When conservative measures fail, surgery consists of debridement of the insertion Achilles tendonopa- thy, and resection of the calcaneal posterior- superior ... Two findings are consistent with complete rupture of the tendon. ... Posterior Tibial Tendon Overuse of the posterior tibial tendon causes conditions that rangeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essentials of Orthopedic Surgery|
|Author||:||Sam W. Wiesel, John N. Delahay|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-09-10|