Green's Operative Hand Surgery E-Book, 8th Edition

By Scott W. Wolfe, MD, William C. Pederson, MD, Scott H. Kozin, MD and Mark S. Cohen, MD
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Widely recognized as the gold standard reference in the field, Green's Operative Hand Surgery, 8th Edition, provides complete coverage of the surgical and nonsurgical management of the full range of upper extremity conditions. In a clearly written and well-illustrated format, it contains both foundational content for residents and fellows as well as new approaches, case-based controversies, and outcomes-based solutions for practitioners. Drs. Scott W. Wolfe,  William C. Pederson, Scott H. Kozin, and Mark S Cohen, along with new, international contributing authors, provide expert perspectives and preferred methods for all aspects of today's hand, wrist, and elbow surgery. 

Key Features
  • Contains thoroughly revised and updated indications and techniques to treat the full spectrum of upper extremity disorders. 

  • Highlights the latest advances and approaches, such as wide-awake local anesthesia no tourniquet (WALANT) hand surgery, nerve transfer techniques, tendon transfer and tendon avulsion repairs, skin grafting techniques, and more. 

  • Offers nearly 140 innovative and high-resolution videos (99 are NEW) that provide real-life, step-by-step guidance on key procedures. 

  • Provides state-of-the-art information on wrist arthritis, hand trauma, new arthroplasties, targeted muscle reinnervation, wrist instability surgeries, fracture management, rehabilitation, congenital disorders, orthotic interventions, and more. 

  • Includes newly updated, high-resolution illustrations, images, and photos throughout.  

  • Presents case-based controversies and unique solutions, plus current views on what works and what does not, based on recent science and outcome measures. 

ISBN 9780323697941
Author Information By Scott W. Wolfe, MD, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Emeritus Chief, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York ; William C. Pederson, MD, Head, Hand and Microsurgery, Texas Children's Hospital, Samuel Stal Endowed Professor of Plastic Surgery, Professor of Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas ; Scott H. Kozin, MD, Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Chief of Staff, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Mark S Cohen, MD, MD, Professor and Director, Hand and Elbow Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Table of Content

Part I: Basic Principles

1. Anesthesia

Part II: Hand

2. Acute Infections of the Hand

3. Chronic Infections

4. Dupuytren's Contracture

5. Extensor Tendon Injury

6. Flexor Tendon Injury

7. Fractures of the Metacarpals and Phalanges

8. Dislocations and Ligament Injuries of the Digits

9. The Perionychium

10. The Stiff Finger

11. Treatment of the Osteoarthritic Hand and Thumb

Part III: Wrist

12. Wrist Arthrodesis and Arthroplasty

13. Carpal Instability

14. The Distal Radioulnar Joint

15. Distal Radius Fractures

16. Fractures of the Carpal Bones

17. Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy

Part IV: Elbow and Forearm

18. Fractures of the Distal Humerus

19. Fractures of the Radial Head

20. Fractures of the Proximal Ulna

21. Disorders of the Forearm

22. Complex Traumatic Elbow Dislocation

23. Chronic Elbow Instability

24. Treatment of the Stiff Elbow

25. Elbow Tendinopathies and Tendon Ruptures

26. Elbow Arthroscopy

27. Total Elbow Arthroplasty

Part V: Nerves

28. Compression Neuropathies

29. Thoracic Outlet Compression Syndrome

30. Nerve Repair

31. Tendon Transfers for Median, Radial and Ulnar Nerve Palsy

32. Spasticity: Cerebral Palsy and Traumatic Brain Injury

33. Tetraplegia

34. Traumatic Brachial Plexus Injury

Part VI: Pediatric Hand

35. Embryology of the Upper Extremity

36. Deformities of the Hand and Fingers

37. Deformities of the Thumb

38. Malformations of the Wrist and Forearm

39. Arthrogryposis

40. Brachial Plexus Birth Injury

41. Hand, Wrist, and Forearm Fractures in Children

Part VII: Bone and Soft Tissue Reconstructions

42. Replantation and Transplantation

43. The Mangled Upper Extremity

44. Nonmicrosurgical Coverage of the Upper Extremity

45. Free Flaps to the Hand and Upper Extremity

46. Vascularized Bone Grafting

47. Toe-to-Hand Transplantation

48. Thumb Reconstruction

Part VIII: Other Disorders of the Upper Extremity

49. Digital Amputations

50. Major Limb Amputations and Prosthetics

51. Compartment Syndrome and Volkmann's Ischemic Contracture

52. Management of Venomous Injuries

53. A Practical Guide for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome in the Acute Stage and Late Stage

54. Factitious Disorders

55. Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Inflammatory Arthropathies

56. Tendinopathy

57. The Burned Hand

58. Skin Tumors of the Hand and Upper Extremity

59. Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors

60. Vascular Disorders of the Hand

Publication Date 03-12-2021
Pages 2352
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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