About this book
This tenth volume in the EUROPEAN INSTRUCTIONAL LECTURES series continues the
format of educational chapters from across Orthopaedics and Traumatology contributed
by notable surgeons in Europe. It provides up-to-date material and major advances
covering a range of topics including: -General Orthopaedics -Musculo-Skeletal
Tumours -Paediatric Orthopaedics -Trauma -Spine -Upper Limb -Hip -Knee -Ankle
and Foot All the lectures were presented at the 11th EFORT Congress in Madrid,
Spain. The lectures are an authoritative source of information illustrated by
radiographs, MRI and CT Scans, operative photographs, tables and line drawings.
They are a valuable source of instruction for Surgeons and Trainees alike. This
book has been edited by Professor George Bentley. Chairman of Scientific Publications
Committee of EFORT.
Content Level » Professional/practitioner
Related subjects » Orthopedics
Table of Contents
Necrotising fasciitis.- Non-union: New trends.- Bone tumour: Workup in 2009.- Diagnosis and treatment of soft tissue sarcomas.- Management of the lower limb deformities.- THR in the dysplastic hip.- Management of the acute fracture dislocation of the elbow.- Scaphoid fractures: Diagnosis and management.- Thoraco-lumbar fractures.- The rheumatic cervical spine.- Partial tears rotator cuff.- Massive tears of the rotator cuff.- Hip resurfacing.- TKA in extraarticular deformities.- Unicondylar knee arthroplasty.- Isolated patello femoral osteoarthritis.- Achilles tendinopathy.- Painful flatfoot.
Professor George Bentley is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director of the Institute of Orthopaedics, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Brockley Hill, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA 4LP, UK. He is Director of Clinical Studies, Clinical Training and Research Advisor. Furthermore, he is Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust, Stanmore. He is Past President of EFORT, Chairman Awards and Prizes Com., and Chairman Scientific Publ. Com.