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Biomaterials in Hand Surgery

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat28347
edited by Antonio Merolli, Thomas J. Joyce. --Milan: Springer-Verlag , c2009.
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Merolli, Antonio
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Joyce, Thomas J
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edited by Antonio Merolli, Thomas J. Joyce
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2009
ISBN
9788847011953
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroplasty, Replacement - methods
Biocompatible Materials
Hand Joints - surgery
Joint Prosthesis
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedic surgery
Biomaterials
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International Advances in Foot and Ankle Surgery

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat30814
Amol Saxena, editor. --London: Springer , c2012.
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A comprehensive textbook of some of the most common and difficult to deal with pathologies. The first truly international, multidisciplinary manual of foot and ankle surgery by the specialty's leaders and most experienced surgeons. The management of various conditions in the foot and ankle will be approached by authors in different parts of the world. Authors will be invited to provide radiographs, diagrams, and intra-operative pictures to illustrate the procedures described. Current up to date…
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Saxena, Amol
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Amol Saxena, editor
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 548 p. : 510 ill., 377 ill. in color)
ISBN
9780857296092
Subjects (MeSH)
Ankle - surgery
Foot - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedic surgery
Abstract
A comprehensive textbook of some of the most common and difficult to deal with pathologies. The first truly international, multidisciplinary manual of foot and ankle surgery by the specialty's leaders and most experienced surgeons. The management of various conditions in the foot and ankle will be approached by authors in different parts of the world. Authors will be invited to provide radiographs, diagrams, and intra-operative pictures to illustrate the procedures described. Current up to date trends and techniques using a scientific approach including evidence based guidelines where applicable. The reader will be exposed to a step-by-step approach to each procedure presented. No outcome research has been performed in this area, and the book may serve as a reference in this respect.
Contents
Distal First Metatarsal Osteotomy -- Hallux Valgus: Proximal First Metatarsal Osteotomies -- The Lapidus Procedure -- Hallux Rigidus: The Valenti Arthroplasty -- Hallux Rigidus: Distal First Metatarsal Osteotomy/Hohmann Procedure -- Hallux Rigidus: Proximal Phalangeal Osteotomy/Enclavement Procedure -- Arthrodesis of the First Metatarsalphalangeal Joint -- Hallux Rigidus: First Metatarsal Head Resurfacing -- Revision Hallux Valgus Surgery -- Second Metatarsophalangeal Joint Arthropathy -- Tailor's Bunionectomy -- Surgical Treatment of Hammer Toe, Claw Toe, and Mallet Toe Deformity -- Current Techniques of Toenail Surgery -- Forefoot Trauma -- Fractures of the Calcaneus -- Fractures of the Talus -- Percutaneous Plating of Ankle Fractures -- Ankle Instability -- Insertional and Midsubstance Achilles Tendinopathy -- Peroneal Tendinopathy -- First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Sesamoidopathy -- Turf Toe Injuries -- Lisfranc's and Midfoot Injuries -- Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle in Athlete -- Plantar Fasciitis -- Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus -- Os Trigonum Injuries -- Syndesmosis Injuries -- Acute Repair of Ruptured Foot and Ankle Tendons in Athletic Patients -- Chronic Compartment Syndrome of Leg and Foot -- Pedal Amputations in Diabetes -- Charcot Foot and Ankle Disease -- Rheumatoid Foot Reconstruction -- The Pediatric Foot -- Surgical Treatment of Flexible Flatfoot in Adolescents with Bioabsorbable Implant -- Acquired Adult Flatfoot Deformity -- Cavus Foot -- Advances in Anterior Ankle and Subtalar Arthroscopy -- Posterior Ankle Arthroscopy and Endoscopy -- Endoscopic Gastrocnemius Recession -- Use of External Fixation in the Lower Extremity -- Intramedullary Nail Fixation for Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis -- Total Ankle Arthroplasty: The U.S. Experience -- Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions of the Foot and Ankle: Diagnosis and Treatment -- Post-Operative Physical Therapy for Foot and Ankle Surgery.
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Minimally invasive surgery for achilles tendon disorders in clinical practice

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Nicola Maffuli, Mark Easley, editors. --London: Springer , c2013.
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Minimally Invasive Surgery for Achilles Tendon Disorders in Clinical Practice is a collection of procedures presented by experts and pioneers in foot and ankle surgery who share an interest in developing less invasive methods of treating disorders of the foot and ankle. The rate of complications of traditional surgery is extremely high: in the management of tendinopathy, traditional techniques result in 10% of patients experiencing a complication related to skin healing. It is therefore not sur…
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Maffuli, Nicola
Easley, Mark
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Nicola Maffuli, Mark Easley, editors
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 80 p. : 38 ill., 28 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781447144984
Subjects (MeSH)
Endoscopy
Foot - surgery
Ankle - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedics
Orthopedic surgery
Abstract
Minimally Invasive Surgery for Achilles Tendon Disorders in Clinical Practice is a collection of procedures presented by experts and pioneers in foot and ankle surgery who share an interest in developing less invasive methods of treating disorders of the foot and ankle. The rate of complications of traditional surgery is extremely high: in the management of tendinopathy, traditional techniques result in 10% of patients experiencing a complication related to skin healing. It is therefore not surprising that less invasive techniques have been advocated. This book will serve as an excellent pocket reference when repairing disorders of the Achilles and aimed general orthopedic surgeons and specialist who require a useful easy reference for these procedures.
Contents
1. Endoscopic Assisted Percutaneous Achilles Tendon -- 2. Percutaneous Repair of Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures: The Maffulli Procedure -- 3. Minimally Invasive Semitendinosus Tendon Graft Augmentation for Reconstruction of Chronic Tears of the Achilles Tendon -- 4. Minimally Invasive Achilles Tendon Reconstruction Using the Peroneus Brevis Tendon Graft -- 5. Free Hamstrings Tendon Transfer and Interference Screw Fixation for Less Invasive Reconstruction of Chronic Avulsions of the Achilles Tendon -- 6. Percutaneous Longitudinal Tenotomies for Chronic Achilles -- 7. Minimally Invasive Stripping for Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy -- Index.
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