Orthopaedic Pathology

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Item#: 9781451192025
Edition 03
Author Vigorita, Vincent J
Cover Hardback
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Ideal for orthopaedic, pathology, and radiology residents and practitioners, the updated third edition ofOrthopaedic Pathologyis a comprehensive, practical guide to diagnosing musculoskeletal disorders, offering details on the pathologic and radiologic characteristics of all bone and joint diseases. Highlighted by more than 1,700 high-quality illustrations, it focuses on helping you reach an accurate diagnosis for virtually any orthopaedic disorder you're likely to encounter, including cysts, arthritis, synovial lesions, fi
ous lesions, metastatic cancer, metabolic bone disease such as osteoporosis and Paget's disease, fractures, osteomyelitis, tumors and tumor-like lesions and developmental bone disorders. A separate section on soft-tissue pathology discusses meniscal injuries, bursa, ligaments, and tendons.Key FeaturesNew sectionsinclude a review of common orthopaedic proceduresExpanded sectionson joint replacement surgery, prosthetic joint infections, osteosarcoma and its variants, cartilage tumors and the pathologies associated with bisphosphonate therapy to keep you up to date with timely topics.More than 1,700 illustrations- including full-color photomicrographs, drawings, and radiographs - provide superb depictions of bone and joint disease.Useful appendicesdiscuss tissue banking in the use of bone grafts and cover special techniques such as immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology. Aglossarydefines specific orthopaedic disorders and to addresses the often unique terms, eponyms, and names of orthopaedic diseases.Relevant laboratory and clinical findings as well astherapeuticsuggestionsare included throughout.Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like:Complete content with enhanced navigationPowerful search tools and smart navigation cross-linksthat pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the webCross-linked pages, references, and morefor easy navigationHighlighting toolfor easier reference of key content throughout the textAbility totake and share noteswith friends and colleaguesQuick reference tabbingto save your favorite content for future use

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Ideal for orthopaedic, pathology, and radiology residents and practitioners, the updated third edition ofOrthopaedic Pathologyis a comprehensive, practical guide to diagnosing musculoskeletal disorders, offering details on the pathologic and radiologic characteristics of all bone and joint diseases. Highlighted by more than 1,700 high-quality illustrations, it focuses on helping you reach an accurate diagnosis for virtually any orthopaedic disorder you're likely to encounter, including cysts, arthritis, synovial lesions, fi
ous lesions, metastatic cancer, metabolic bone disease such as osteoporosis and Paget's disease, fractures, osteomyelitis, tumors and tumor-like lesions and developmental bone disorders. A separate section on soft-tissue pathology discusses meniscal injuries, bursa, ligaments, and tendons.