This book is a valuable tool for studying and reviewing key concepts in
orthopedic surgery. Written in a question-and-answer format, this review tests
readers’ knowledge of surgical anatomy, biomechanics, and the principles of
diagnosis and treatment of common and rare pathologies.
Each chapter covers a different anatomic region, enabling quick reference to topics of interest.
The book also features additional chapters on basic science as well as important
clinical concepts related to oncologic management, pediatric surgery, and
- 5,276 questions and answers that provide comprehensive
coverage of essential concepts
- Two-column format with questions on the left and
answers on the right for rapid review
- Emphasis on specific details that are frequently tested
in a closing chapter, “Last-Minute Rapid Review of Selected Topics”
Designed for residents, orthopedic surgeons, and medical students, this book is ideal as a supplemental study aid in preparation for board examinations and as a refresher prior to performing surgeries.
Paperback: 344 pages
Publisher: Thieme; 1 edition (February 2, 2009)