Pocket Tutor Orthopaedics

Item Information
Item#: 9781907816994
Edition 01
Author Blucher Et Al
Cover Paperback
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Titles in thePocket Tutorseries give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”, at a highly affordable price that puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Common investigations (ECG, imaging, etc) Clinical skills (patient examination, etc.) Clinical specialties that students perceive as too small to merit a textbook (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key points Practical, accessible introduction to a subject that students find daunting, but which juniors will encounter as part of orthopaedic and emergency rotations Logical, sequential content: relevant basic science; then chapters devoted to the clinical essentials of orthopaedics and the disorders and injuries seen most commonly in practice Descriptions of common disorders are enhanced by Clinical Scenarios (Patient presents with...), which help students and trainees to recognise and manage common presenting problems

Short Description
Highly affordable, pocket-sized guide to Orthopaedics for junior doctors and medical trainees.

Table of Contents
Ch 01 General principles Ch 02 Clinical essentials Ch 03 Spine Ch 04 Shoulder Ch 05 Elbow Ch 06 Wrist and hand Ch 07 Hip Ch 08 Knee Ch 09 Foot and ankle Ch 10 Pelvis Ch 11 Paediatrics Ch 12 Trauma Ch 13 Infections