Rapid Reference Review in Orthopedic Trauma: Pivotal Papers Revealed

David J Hak, MD MBA

  • $50.95
  • ISBN 10 1617110485
  • ISBN 13 978-1617110481
  • 336 pp Soft Cover
  • Pub. Date: 2013
  • Order# 10481
Are you spending valuable time searching through hundreds of article citations in search of information on a particular injury or treatment?

Look to Rapid Reference Review in Orthopedic Trauma: Pivotal Papers Revealed for a quick and succinct way to find the key information and quick facts you need to know instantly.

Medical literature continues to expand at an exponential pace and finding the most important information is becoming increasingly difficult. Rapid Reference Review in Orthopedic Trauma: Pivotal Papers Revealed by Dr. David J. Hak offers a simple way to access and review the key points from the most relevant and important published articles.

Key references include:
• Classic articles
• Landmark articles
• Up-to-date reviews
• Important clinical trials

Each article is formatted to include an article citation, a summation of the abstract, a summary of key points, and author commentary. This enables readers to quickly review key facts from the most important articles and clinical trials in order to effectively plan and guide treatment.

Rapid Reference Review in Orthopedic Trauma: Pivotal Papers Revealed is a great literary reference that will prove highly useful to orthopedic residents, fellows, and medical students, as well as practicing and academic orthopedic surgeons.
About the Author 

Chapter 1  Calcaneus Fractures 

Chapter 2  Lisfranc and Metatarsal Fractures 

Chapter 3  Talus Fractures (Neck, Body, Lateral Process)

Chapter 4  Tibial Pilon Fractures 

Chapter 5  Ankle Fractures 

Chapter 6  Tibial Shaft Fractures 

Chapter 7  Tibial Plateau Fractures 

Chapter 8  Knee Dislocations 

Chapter 9  Patella Fractures 

Chapter 10  Supracondylar Femur Fractures 

Chapter 11  Femoral Shaft and Subtrochanteric Femur Fractures 

Chapter 12  Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures 

Chapter 13  Femoral Head Fractures 

Chapter 14  Femoral Neck Fractures 

Chapter 15  Hip Dislocations

Chapter 16  Acetabular Fractures 

Chapter 17  Pelvic Fractures 

Chapter 18  Distal Radius Fractures 

Chapter 19  Forearm Fractures 

Chapter 20  Radial Head Fractures 

Chapter 21  Olecranon Fractures 

Chapter 22  Elbow Dislocations 

Chapter 23  Supracondylar Humerus Fractures 

Chapter 24  Humeral Shaft Fractures 

Chapter 25  Proximal Humerus Fractures 

Chapter 26  Scapula and Glenoid Fractures 

Chapter 27  Clavicle Fractures 

Chapter 28  Compartment Syndrome 

Chapter 29  Polytrauma

Chapter 30  Open Fractures 

Chapter 31  Periprosthetic Fractures 
“While the focus is on medical research, it highlights ‘pivotal papers’ with respect to orthopaedic trauma and presents interesting reading in relation to trauma care and outcomes. This is a book that could be picked up at any time and the reader could focus on an area of trauma that was of particular interest to them at the time. As the complete reference for the given article is available, the reader can then choose to obtain the article to further expand their knowledge.” 

            - Rosemary Masterson, The International Journal of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing
“The information in this book can help orthopedic residents quickly shine in conferences and in the operating room…This book is important and useful for the intended audience.” 

            -Samuel J. Chmell, MD, Doody’s Review Service

David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS graduated from the University of Michigan and received his medical degree from Ohio State University. His postdoctoral training included an orthopedic residency at the University of California at Los Angeles and an orthopedic trauma fellowship at the University of California at Davis. He received his MBA in health care administration from Auburn University. He has been on the faculty of the University of Michigan, the University of California at Davis, and the University of Colorado. Dr. Hak is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. He serves in various leadership roles in the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the International Society for Fracture Repair.

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