Orthopaedic Knowledge Update

  • eBook: Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Sports Medicine 5
    Author(s): Mark D. Miller, MD
    Keyword(s): sports medicine
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    Developed in partnership with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

     

    OKU: Sports Medicine 5 brings together the most relevant literature and the latest research, including extensive updates in knee and shoulder, from the past five years. Top notch experts collaborated on this succinct review of pertinent advances in sports medicine. Find brand-new content on bone loss instability, proximal biceps injuries, ACL reconstruction, meniscal posterior horn tears, and much more.

    In-depth illustrations help you fully comprehend new concepts, while expert section and chapter editors ensure a thorough, yet unbiased presentation of relevant literature. Key study points are presented at the end of each chapter so you can quickly assess important content. Whether you are an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, physician assistant, physiatrist, or primary care physician, this is your go-to guide for diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and beyond.

    Online Access to Surgical Techniques Video
    In addition to providing guidance for managing challenging patient cases, this edition includes a link to access videos on the most in-demand and innovative surgical techniques in sports medicine. Close the time gap between reading content and applying innovative skills while expanding your surgical options.

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    Publication Date: 2016
    Editor(s): Mark D. Miller, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Hip and Knee Reconstruction 5
    Author(s): Michael A. Mont, MD; Michael Tanzer, MD, FRCSC
    Keyword(s): surgery; arthroplasty; hip reconstruction; knee reconstruction
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    Explore the many changes in hip and knee arthroplasty in recent years with completely new information on implants, bearing surfaces, surgical approaches, alternate approaches, risk reduction, and blood management. Expand your knowledge with the standard in adult hip and knee reconstruction, while you advance patient care with the best practices available.

    Developed in partnership with The Hip Society and The Knee Society, this comprehensive update examines current research and reviews of the most relevant topics chosen by recognized authorities. Find a wealth of information on cutting-edge developments and approaches for surgically challenging conditions.

    Orthopaedic surgeons with a specialty interest in hip and knee reconstruction, and physicians and allied health interested in staying up-to-date on best practices will benefit from this edition. Residents in training can review key topics paired with helpful guidelines and images.

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    Publication Date: Sept 19, 2016
    Editor(s): Michael A. Mont, MD; Michael Tanzer, MD, FRCSC
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Spine 5
    Author(s): Eeric Truumees, MD; Heidi Prather, DO
    Keyword(s): orthopaedic medicine; oku 5; spine; trauma
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    OKU: Spine 5 is a balanced review of the vastly expanding body of increasingly specialized spine clinical and surgical knowledge to keep you in the forefront of adult and pediatric spine care. World renowned contributors offer a critical evaluation of the latest approaches and techniques, including an overview of treatments available for patients trying to avoid surgery, preparing for surgery, or following surgery.

    All new content is organized into 8 sections, providing an accessible reference for both ongoing review, but also for practical application with patients. The book integrates both interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches to spine care to help ensure the highest level of patient care.

    Explore rapidly evolving treatment areas such as idiopathic sacroiliac joint pain (and the new minimally invasive stabilization procedures), evolving concepts in spinal deformity (such as new ways to assess sagittal balance), and new concepts in the assessment and management of spinal trauma and tumors. An extensive annotated reference section allows easy exploration of topics of special interest.

    Developed in partnership with the North American Spine Society (NASS).

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    Publication Date: September 2017
    Editor(s): Eeric Truumees, MD; Heidi Prather, DO
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 12
    Author(s): Jonathan N. Grauer, MD
    Keyword(s): oku 12
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    New knowledge to advance your clinical practice.

    OKU 12 brings you a comprehensive synthesis of the latest clinical thinking and best practices across all orthopaedic specialty areas. Keep pace with the rapidly changing body of orthopaedic knowledge and clinical practice with OKU’s objective, balanced coverage in easily accessible formats, including new on-demand, fully-searchable digital versions.

    Backed by clinical research, informed by practical experience and rigorously edited by specialty thought leaders, OKU 12 is the most up-to-date resource available anywhere for delivering high-quality orthopaedic patient care today.

    An essential resource at every level of orthopaedic specialization:

    • Daily practice – enhance patient care with clinical guidelines and best practices supported by the latest evidence
    • Ongoing learning – explore vast amounts of new knowledge and clinical thinking across all orthopaedic specialty areas
    • First-time board certification – access information you need to know but won’t find in most textbooks
    • Maintenance of Certification (MOC) – prepare with confidence with objective, unbiased coverage of key topics and concepts

    All-new content from the top minds in orthopaedics:

    • 800 pages of new content
    • Person-centered care
    • Pain management
    • Traumatic bone loss
    • Orthopaedic infection
    • Vertebral compression fractures
    • High-tech genomics, proteomics, and metabolomics
    • Completely new chapters on Bone Grafting, Shoulder Arthritis, and Regulation Approval of Orthopaedic Products
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    Publication Date: February 2017
    Editor(s): Jonathan N. Grauer, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Pediatrics 5
    Author(s): Jeffrey E. Martus, MD, MS
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    This update reflects the substantial number of high-quality studies in pediatric orthopaedics, as well as the most recent clinical practice guidelines and AUCs. This comprehensive multispecialty resource explores the latest advances in pediatric trauma, sports-related injuries, and upper and lower extremity conditions, with a brand new section on Neuromuscular, Metabolic, and Inflammatory Disorders.

    Developed by the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and published by AAOS, this concentrated guide to new techniques, new approaches, and current controversies is ideal for anyone who see pediatric musculoskeletal injuries.

    Recognized section editors and contributors bring new content, approaches and perspectives to this completely new edition, with a focus on delivering a well-rounded update of a rapidly evolving subspecialty.

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    Publication Date: August 2016
    Editor(s): Jeffrey E. Martus, MD, MS
  • Book & Video: Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Sports Medicine 5
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    Developed in partnership with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

    OKU: Sports Medicine 5 brings together the most relevant literature and the latest research, including extensive updates in knee and shoulder, from the past five years. Top notch experts collaborated on this succinct review of pertinent advances in sports medicine.

    Find brand-new content on bone loss instability, proximal biceps injuries, ACL reconstruction, meniscal posterior horn tears, and much more. In-depth illustrations help you fully comprehend new concepts, while expert section and chapter editors ensure a thorough, yet unbiased presentation of relevant literature. Key study points are presented at the end of each chapter so you can quickly assess important content. Whether you are an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, physician assistant, physiatrist, or primary care physician, this is your go-to guide for diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and beyond.

    New! Online Access to Surgical Techniques Video In addition to providing guidance for managing challenging patient cases, this edition includes a link to access videos on the most in-demand and innovative surgical techniques in sports medicine. Close the time gap between reading content and applying innovative skills while expanding your surgical options

     

     

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    Editor(s): Mark D. Miller, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 1-12 eBook Collection
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    Imagine searching all 12 volumes of OKU on your tablet or phone, anytime, anywhere. Now you can with the brand new OKU 1 – 12 eBook collection. Access more than 30 years of collective orthopaedic knowledge and best practices, anytime, anywhere.

     • Study on your schedule — Convenient, mobile access to the entire OKU collection
     • Complete information at your fingertips — explore all 12 OKU volumes online or download to your device
     • Ideal for libraries, institutions, or practitioners

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  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Musculoskeletal Tumors 3
    Author(s): J. Sybil Biermann, MD
    Keyword(s): musculoskeletal conditions; musculoskeletal tumors; orthopaedic surgery; orthopaedic residents; surgical procedures
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    Leading orthopaedic surgeons and other specialists collaborated to provide this multi-disciplinary perspective on musculoskeletal tumors. Through their eyes and insights, you'll gain a big picture view of the latest innovations in tumor care and optimized treatment. Explore leading-edge research and clinical innovations in pathology, radiology and emerging treatments—in a single, concise volume.

    Especially recommended for practitioners of radiology, pathology, and orthopaedic surgery, this new volume provides deep insight as well as practical, actionable knowledge based on real-world patient care scenarios, and best practices supported by the most current literature.

    New and enhanced content includes: 

    • Special considerations in tumor management
    • Bone grafting and bone graft substitutes
    • Surgical management of skeletally immature patients
    • Amputations
    • Developed in partnership with the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS), this OKU specialty volume is a valuable addition to any body of new orthopaedic knowledge.

     

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    Publication Date: December 2013
    Editor(s): J. Sybil Biermann, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Shoulder and Elbow 4
    Author(s): Gregory P. Nicholson, MD
    Keyword(s): shoulder and elbow; upper extremity; Glenoid bone loss in instability; Biomechanics of reverse shoulder replacement; Acromioclavicular reconstruction; Complex regional pain syndrome; Elbow and humerus trauma
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    World class shoulder and elbow innovations for your practice

    Area of Focus: Shoulder & Upper Extremity

    Some of today's most respected orthopaedic surgeons have researched and reviewed the latest, most compelling orthopaedic shoulder and elbow content from around the world to give practicing professional easy access to actionable information, new techniques, and though provoking perspectives.

    You'll discover the latest advances—along with controversial topics—that impact how you practice today. Gain practical insights from the recent literature on: rotator cuff repair and graft augmentation, collagen patches, biologic issues, and much more. Dive deep into groundbreaking evaluation and treatment options for:

    • Glenoid bone loss in instability
    • Biomechanics of reverse shoulder replacement
    • Acromioclavicular reconstruction
    • Complex regional pain syndrome
    • Elbow and humerus trauma

    Published in collaboration with the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES), this new OKU specialty volume brings you up-to-speed in this fast-paced, dynamic field.

     

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    Publication Date: 2013
    Editor(s): Gregory P. Nicholson, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Trauma 5
    Author(s): William M. Ricci, MD; Robert F. Ostrum, MD
    Keyword(s): trauma
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    OKU – your trusted ‘consult’ for trauma management
    Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Trauma 5 brings together relevant knowledge and new breakthroughs in orthopaedic trauma treatment and management. Developed by the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) and published by AAOS, this new edition features chapters on computer-assisted surgery, new technologies, and the diagnosis and management of infection associated with fractures and nonunions.

    Explore a completely new section on Nonunions, Malunions and Infections, as well as expanded coverage of pediatric trauma and new chapters on osteoporosis and pathologic bone, DVT prophylaxis in fracture patients, degloving injuries, management of traumatic nerve injuries, femoral neck fractures in the younger patient, and much more.

    Whether you focus on orthopaedic trauma or rotate on trauma call, OKU’s objective, evidence-based coverage of all aspects of orthopaedic trauma care will help you decide the best approach for every situation. Chapters on the delivery of orthopaedic trauma care, and career and practice management issues augment the clinical content.

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    Publication Date: 2016
    Editor(s): William M. Ricci, MD; Robert F. Ostrum, MD