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Fracture management for primary care /
M. Patrice Eiff, Robert Hatch ; Mariam K. Higgins, medical illustrator.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Philadelphia, PA : Saunders/Elsevier, c2012.
description
xiii, 384 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
143770428X (pbk.), 9781437704280 (pbk.)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Philadelphia, PA : Saunders/Elsevier, c2012.
isbn
143770428X (pbk.)
9781437704280 (pbk.)
contents note
Fracture management by primary care providers / Patrice Eiff -- General principles of fracture care / Patrice Eiff -- Finger fractures / Ryan Petering -- Metacarpal fractures / Charles Webb -- Carpal Fractures / Ryan Petering -- Radius/ulna fractures / Adam Prawer -- Elbow fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Humerus fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Clavicle and scapula fractures / Robert Hatch -- Spine fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Femur and pelvis fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Patellar, tibial, and fibular fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Ankle fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Calcaneus and other tarsal fractures / Patrice Eiff -- Metatarsal fractures / Michael Seth Smith -- Toe fractures / Robert Hatch -- Facial and skull fractures / John Malaty -- Rib fractures / Patrice Eiff.
catalogue key
7813331
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Doody's Reviews, March 2012
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
This text aims to explain everything a primary care clinician needs to know to effectively evaluate and treat common fractures and to identify those that should be referred. Each fracture is discussed in a systematic sequence.
Main Description
Fracture Management for Primary Care provides the guidance you need to evaluate and treat common fractures, as well as identify uncommon fractures that should be referred to a specialist. Drs. M. Patrice Eiff and Robert Hatch emphasize the current best guidelines for imaging and treating fractures so that you can make accurate identifications and select appropriate treatment. Detailed descriptions and illustrations combined with evidence-based coverage give you the confidence you need to make the right decisions. Online access to procedural videos and patient handouts at expertconsult.com make this quick, practical resource even more convenient for primary care clinicians who manage fractures.
Main Description
Fracture Management for Primary Care provides the guidance you need to evaluate and treat common fractures, as well as identify uncommon fractures that should be referred to a specialist. Drs. M. Patrice Eiff and Robert Hatch emphasize the current best guidelines for imaging and treating fractures so that you can make accurate identifications and select appropriate treatment. Detailed descriptions and illustrations combined with evidence-based coverage give you the confidence you need to make the right decisions. Online access to procedural videos and patient handouts at expertconsult.com make this quick, practical resource even more convenient for primary care clinicians who manage fractures. Access the information you need, the way you need it with a template format for presenting each type of fracture. Diagnose fractures accurately with the many high-quality images. Clearly see the anatomic relationships of bones and joints through schematic illustrations. Reference key information quickly and easily thanks to one-page management tables that summarize pertinent aspects of diagnosis and treatment. Treat displaced fractures using detailed, step-by-step descriptions of the most common reduction techniques. Access the fully searchable text online at expertconsult.com, along with video clips of reduction maneuvers and downloadable patient education and rehabilitation instruction handouts. Accurately identify fractures using optimal imaging guidelines. Apply splints and casts with confidence thanks to detailed descriptions and illustrations of technique. Tap into the latest best practices through more evidence-based coverage and updated references. Effectively manage emergency situations using guidelines for emergent referral, greater detail regarding methods for closed reductions for fractures and dislocations, and more. Know how and when to treat fractures and when to refer your patients to a specialist
Table of Contents
Fracture Management By Primary Care Providersp. 1
General Principles Of Fracture Carep. 5
Finger Fracturesp. 36
Metacarpal Fracturesp. 63
Carpal Fracturesp. 84
Radius And Ulna Fracturesp. 102
Elbow Fracturesp. 130
Humerus Fracturesp. 154
Clavicle And Scapula Fracturesp. 175
Spine Fracturesp. 187
Femurand Pelvis Fracturesp. 214
Patellar, Tibial, And Fibular Fracturesp. 234
Ankle Fracturesp. 258
Calcaneus And Other Tarsal Fracturesp. 276
Metatarsal Fracturesp. 299
Toe Fracturesp. 319
Facial And Skull Fracturesp. 327
Rib Fracturesp. 341
Appendix (Casting And Splinting)p. 346
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