Written by rising stars in the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, this volume of our Orthopaedic Surgery Essentials Series presents all the information residents need during foot and ankle surgery rotations. It can easily be read cover to cover during a rotation or used for quick reference before a patient workup or operation. The user-friendly, visually stimulating format features ample illustrations, algorithms, bulleted lists, charts, and tables. Coverage begins with anatomy, biomechanics, physical examination, and orthotics and proceeds to the specific problems encountered in the foot and ankle clinic. A chapter on arthroscopy is also included.P0St0perative Management The patient should follow up 10 to 14 days after surgery for suture removal and application of a short ... Results are generally good with repair and reconstruction of anterior tibialis tendon rupture. ... The pathology is not confined to the posterior tibial tendon but also involves the arch of the foot.
|Title||:||Foot and Ankle|
|Author||:||David B. Thordarson|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2004|