ISBN 9780865777385,Current Techniques in Arthroscopy

Current Techniques in Arthroscopy



Thieme Medical Publishers

Publication Year 1998

ISBN 9780865777385

ISBN-10 0865777381


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 208 Pages
Language (English)


The third edition of Current Techniques in Arthroscopy brings you up-to-date on the latest advances in this important and rapidly growing specialty. Featuring nearly 300 color illustrations and contributions from recognized experts, the book provides complete information on twenty new procedures including meniscal and rotator cuff repair, advanced hip and elbow surgery, ligament reconstruction, and arthroscopy in joint replacement.

Each chapter covers an important new procedure in detail, beginning with indications, pathology, and instrumentation and progressing to surgical technique, complications, and postoperative care.

Among this work's special features you'll find:

Step-by-step coverage of the most important recent advances in arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee, ankle, shoulder, elbow, and wrist
An efficient, easy-to-use format and more than 250 outstanding color drawings and photographs that lead you through each procedure from start to finish
Contributions from recognized authorities in the field
A complete list of references and additional readings for each procedure
Concise, up-to-date, and superbly illustrated, Current Techniques in Arthroscopy is essential for orthopedic surgeons who wish to stay at the leading edge of the profession.

Table of Contents

1. Meniscal Repairs: Indications, Techniques, and Long-term Results
2. Management of Avascular Meniscal Tears
3. Outpatient ACL Surgery
4. Complications in ACL Surgery
5. Revision ACL Surgery
6. ACL Reconstruction in the Skeletally Immature Patient
7. Allograft in Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
8. Arthroscopic Debridement and Tibial Osteotomy of the Knee
9. Suture Anchors: An Update
10. Arthroscopic Cuff Repair
11. Arthroscopic Cuff Repair
12. Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair
13. How to Avoid Complications Associated with Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression, Distal Clavicle Resection, and Cuff Repair
14. Elbow Arthroscopy: Advanced Techniques
15. Role of Arthroscopy in the Management of TFCC Injuries and Wrist Fractures
16. Hip Arthroscopic Techniques: State of the Art
17. Subtalar Joint Arthroscopy
18. Translaminar Epidural Endoscopic Technique
19. Arthroscopy in Joint Replacement
20. Ankle Arthroscopic Techniques: Recent Advances