World Clinics: Orthopedics Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Volume 1, Number 2 examines novel techniques, changing treatment options, and complications related to shoulder and elbow surgery. Each article includes basic and advanced analysis, primarily from the clinician’s point of view.
The articles focus on various surgical aspects of the shoulder and elbow joints, with discussion on complications and associated infections. Each article is followed by comment from the editors, highlighting the most important aspects of each particular topic.
This book is part of the World Clinics: Orthopedics series, focusing on the latest insights in orthopaedic surgery, and exploring new and challenging topics.
- Edited by Charles L. Getz, MD at the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, USA
- Part of the World Clinics Orthopedics series
- Also covered in the series: Current Controversies in Joint Replacement
1. Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Proximal Humerus Fracture 2. Treatment of Shoulder Arthritis in the Young Patient 3. Evaluation and Management of Bone Loss in Anterior Shoulder Instability 4. Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of P. Acnes Infections of the Shoulder 5. Rotator Cuff Repair with Grafting: Where Are We Now? 6. Non-Infectious Complications AfterReverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty 7. Subscapularis Management in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty 8. Rehabilitation After Rotator Cuff Repair 9. Non-Arthroplasty Treatment of Elbow Arthritis 10. SLAP Tears: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 11. What Do I Do with Proximal Humerus Malunions and Non-Unions? 12. Does Impingement Really Exist? 13. Tips and Pearls for Surgical Repair of ProximalHumerus Fractures 14. High Grade AC Joint Injuries: Is Operative Intervention Really Better?
Charles L. Getz MD
Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA