Emergency Orthopedic Evaluation -- True Orthopedic Emergencies -- Spine -- Shoulder and Upper Arm -- Wrist and Hand -- Pelvis and Lower Extremity -- Foot and Ankle -- Pediatrics -- Emergency Sideline Management of Athletic Conditions -- Appendix A: Physical Exam Overview -- Appendix B: Procedure Guides.
This book is a one-stop guide to managing acute orthopedic injuries. Unlike other handbooks, this reference provides a comprehensive, yet concise, set of diagnostic and management tools to help readers deliver optimal, evidence-based, and efficient patient care. Additional focus on physical exam techniques, emergency room orthopedic procedures, and on-field athletic management strategies empowers readers with real tips and tricks used by orthopedic surgeons at top-tier institutions. This guide is a must have for emergency medicine providers, orthopedic surgeons, and other clinicians, trainees, and students caring for adult or pediatric patients in the emergency setting. ..