ISBN 9788131240052,Basics in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

Basics in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty






Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9788131240052

ISBN-10 8131240053


Number of Pages 420 Pages
Language (English)


Basics in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty is a comprehensive compilation of basic steps to be regimented before, during and after primary hip and knee reconstruction in arthritic patients. Often this information is scattered and difficult to acquire even after exploring Internet and multiple references. It should benefit fellows, beginners and once-in-a-while Arthroplasty Surgeons of hip and knee to plan surgery, select correct implant and execute the job to the level of perfection.


A comprehensive text with an international roster of experts in joint replacement to cover the basic and more complex techniques in proper surgical and perioperative management of patients undergoing joint replacement. The chapters are beautifully illustrated and accompanying videos help to instruct the reader in the latest in surgical techniques - Thomas P. Sculco MD Surgeon-in-Chief, Emeritus Hospital for Special Surgery New York, N. Y., USA.

About the Editor

Shrinand V. Vaidya is a keen teacher and examiner who taught UG and PG students and continues to train fellows, Senior Residents in the science and art of Arthroplasty and conducts fellowship programmes on regular basis for the last 25 years. Professor at one of the 'Ivy league' medical schools of the country, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital & Seth G. S. Medical College, Mumbai, Dr. Vaidya has been pursuing his interest in knee & hip joint replacement. A fellow of American College of Surgeons - Chicago, USA, he has been one of the founder Trustees (And afterwards National President) of the Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHKS).