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Green's Skeletal Trauma in Children. Edition No. 6

  • Book

  • December 2019
  • Elsevier Health Science
  • ID: 4858588
Long considered the "go-to" reference for orthopaedic trauma surgeons and pediatric orthopaedic trauma surgeons, Green's Skeletal Trauma in Children provides comprehensive, practical guidance on the management of traumatic musculoskeletal injuries in children and adolescents. The fully revised 6th Edition covers the latest techniques, procedures, outcomes measures, pearls and pitfalls, and rehabilitation advice for the modern management and understanding of skeletal trauma in children - all provided by "who's who" list of pediatric orthopaedic trauma experts.

- Includes updated, evidence-based information on the impact of trauma to the immature and growing skeleton with comprehensive coverage of incidence, mechanisms of injury, classifications, and treatment options and complications for fractures in all major anatomical regions.

- Employs a new succinct and clear format that emphasizes need-to-know material.

- Features practical, step-by-step videos online.

- Includes hundreds of high-quality line drawings, diagnostic images, and full-color clinical photos that facilitate learning and understanding of complex material.

- Includes separate chapters on key topics such as Nerve Injury and Repair in Children, Skeletal Trauma in Young Athletes, Nonaccidental Trauma, Anesthesia and Analgesia, and Rehabilitation of the Child with Multiple Injuries.

- Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Table of Contents

Mencio, Frick: Green's Skeletal Trauma in Children, 6/e

1. Skeletal Growth, Development, and Healing as Related to Pediatric Trauma

2. Physeal Injuries

3. Casting Techniques

4. Pathologic Fractures in Children

5. The Multiply Injured Child

6. Fractures with Soft Tissue Injuries

7. Complications of Fractures in Children

8. Nerve Injury and Repair in Children

9. Outcomes Assessment in Children with Fractures

10. Fractures of the Spine

11. Fractures and Dislocations About the Hip and Pelvis

12. Fractures of the Femoral Shaft

13. Fractures and Dislocations About the Knee

14. Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula

15. Fractures and Dislocations of the Foot and Ankle

16. Fractures and Dislocations About the Shoulder

17. Fractures and Dislocations About the Elbow

18. Fractures and Dislocations of the Forearm, Wrist, and Hand

19. Skeletal Trauma in Young Athletes

20. Nonaccidental Trauma

21. Anesthesia and Analgesia for the Ambulatory Management of Children's Fractures

22. Rehabilitation of the Child with Multiple Injuries


Gregory A Mencio Neil E Green, Professor and Vice Chairman, Vanderbilt Department of Orthopaedics, Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Monroe Carell Jr Childrens's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee.