The first resource of its kind to address minimally invasive procedures in orthopaedic trauma surgery, this essential reference details a range of emerging techniques designed to reduce patient recovery and rehabilitation time. Stepwise coverage addresses the latest approaches, including indirect fracture reduction and fixation, leading to less tissue and vascular damage and more complete recovery. Twenty chapters, each devoted to a single procedure, highlight relevant anatomy, tools, and techniques in a straightforward style applicable directly to practice. Authoritative perspectives from leaders in the field assure readers of current, accurate information. Detailed step-by-step guidance takes readers through each procedure to help build understanding and minimize error. Detailed line drawings highlight underlying anatomy to help optimize results.
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• Authoritative perspectives from leaders in the field assure you of current, accurate information.
• Detailed step-by-step guidance takes you through each procedure to help build understanding and minimize error.
• Unique coverage makes this the first resource to address minimally invasive orthopaedic trauma.
• Detailed line drawings highlight underlying anatomy to help optimize results.
Holly Tyler-Paris Pilson and Eben A. Carroll
Biological Basis (Nailing, Plating)
Percutanous Pinning of Distal Radius Fractures
Peter H. DeNoble and Louis W. Catalano, III
Sang Ki Lee
Percutaneous Sub-muscular Plating of the Humerus
Bruce H. Ziran and David W. Robinson
Chapter 6Percutaneous Plating of the Proximal Humerus
G. Yves Laflamme and Stephane Leduc
Minimally Invasive Operative Treatment of Displaced Midclavicular Fractures with a Titanium Elastic Nail
Percutaneous Pelvic Ring Fixation
Jason M. Evans
Minimally Invasive Reduction and Fixation Techniques for Acetabular Fractures
Gil R. Ortega and Hrayr Basmajian
Minimally Invasive Hip Fracture
Yoram A. Weil and Rami Mosheiff
Minimally Invasive Fixation of Fractures of the Distal Femur
Minimally Invasive Plating of the Distal Tibia
Daniel J Stinner, Michael J Beltran, and Cory A Collinge
Minimally Invasive Treatment of Ankle Fractures