The Radiology of Orthopaedic Implants : An Atlas of Techniques and Assessment
Kurzbeschreibung The use of orthopaedic implants in both fracture repairs and arthroplasties has increased dramatically in the last few decades. The Radiology of Orthopaedic Implants: An Atlas of Techniques and Assessment is your definitive guide to imaging these implants and interpreting what you see.
This timely new atlas is the ONLY resource solely dedicated to implant radiology and describes which modalities to use for any given situation and how to obtain the most revealing images. It also shows you how to read and accurately interpret these images and communicate your findings to other specialists.
Over 450 high-quality photographs depict a full range of common and rare orthopaedic implants in detail. The atlas-style format provides easy access to the information you need.
Synopsis Dedicated to implant radiology, this book offers coverage on hand and upper extremity, shoulder, hip, knee, spine, foot and ankle, and trauma implants in adults, as well as a special chapter on the use of implants in children. Emphasis is placed on the accurate interpretation of radiographs and the specific language necessary to communicate findings to other specialists. Details of operative techniques and procedures are provided as background where appropriate, and there are photographs of...