Oxford University Press
This Oxford University Press app-book, Orthopaedic Emergencies, improves your performance with relevant, valid material that you can access quickly and with minimum effort in the palm of your hand using Indextra's patented technology.
THIS APP-BOOK includes unique functions such as:
- A powerful search
- Complete set of medical calculators; Body Mass Index, Peak Expiratory Flows, Dehydration Correction Calculator and more
- High-resolution pictures
- Notes and picture-notes
About this title:
A rapid reference guide to the approach and management of orthopaedic emergencies, this book provides quick differential diagnosis and treatment guidance for the emergency physician and orthopaedic resident and trainee.
Following the Introduction, eight comprehensive chapters detail the initial management of musculoskeletal injuries, including reduction, splinting, and casting techniques for specific fractures and soft tissue injuries. A stepwise, how-to approach - rounded off with a quick-reference guide - ensures easy learning, and an abundance of images provide clarity in instruction.
This book also helps the reader to identify those patients who can be appropriately treated as outpatients and those patients who require urgent and emergent orthopaedic consultation.
- Short summaries and bullet-point format enable easy reading
- Includes common pitfalls and highlights important knowledge
- Contains more than 250 figures and numerous tables to facilitate learning
"This book is a great addition to the libraries of Accident and Emergency practitioners." - Orthopaedic Products News Journal
Readership: Emergency physicians and orthopaedic residents and trainees.
Editors: Casey J Humbyrd, Benjamin Petre, Arjun S Chanmugam, and Dawn M LaPorte