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  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Spine 5
    Author(s): Eeric Truumees, MD; Heidi Prather, DO
    Keyword(s): orthopaedic medicine; oku 5; spine; trauma
    Abstract:

    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
  • AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review 2
    Author(s): Martin I. Boyer, MD, MSc, FRCS(C)
    Abstract:

    Study to prepare for your Board Exam!
    CORE2 is designed to prepare orthopaedic residents for the Orthopaedic In Training Exam (OITE), and the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) Board Certification examination, delivering sweeping coverage of the core of orthopaedic knowledge that spans the spectrum of the orthopaedic specialties. Dr. Boyer and his editorial team of Board-certified orthopaedic surgeons edited and present this thorough text in a concise outline format, giving you ready access to the important facts as a quick bulleted review of the concepts you need to know.

    Study to retain knowledge!
    With content developed by over 200 physician contributors, you can reinforce what youve learned on your daily rounds and skills labs. Organized by specialty, each of the 143 chapters is loaded with color images, illustrations, tables, and charts to support the material and help you retain the information.

    Study to achieve proficiency!
    Pinpoint areas for further study by self-testing with nearly 500 multiple-choice companion study questions – none repeated from the first edition. Each question includes the preferred response with additional discussion and explanation of the topics.

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    Publication Date: 2014
    Editor(s): Martin I. Boyer, MD, MSc, FRCS(C)
  • 2018 Complete Global Service Data for Orthopaedic Surgery
    Abstract:

    Edited by the AAOS Coding, Coverage, and Reimbursement Committee

    Denied claims? Document your appeal and get results.

    Read it both ways!

    Read your AAOS eBooks online or download for offline reading and annotation on the AAOS Access app. Get the free AAOS Access app for Android or iOS and log in with your AAOS credentials.

    Quickly find what to bill separately—and what not to. The 2018 edition offers comprehensive global billing guidelines to help you eliminate denied or delayed claims for more than 1,800 musculoskeletal procedures, with a full page devoted to each Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code.

    CPT is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association

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    Publication Date: March 1, 2018
  • 2018 AAOS Musculoskeletal Coding Guide
    Keyword(s): coding; practice management
    Abstract:

    Avoid penalties and increase revenue!

    This portable guide provides a solid foundation for the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) coding system and clarifies E&M coding. Easy-to-use tables help you avoid penalties and increase revenue.

    • The only book that combines E&M coding guidelines with more than 1,800 musculoskeletal CPT codes
    • Find Medicare Facility, Nonfacility, and Work RVUs, and Global Fee Periods

    CPT is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association

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    Publication Date: March 1, 2018
  • Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 67
    Author(s): Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS; James I. Huddleston, MD
    Abstract:

    Lead innovation and raise the standard of care in your OR with new techniques and proven practical approaches presented at the definitive orthopaedic educational event of 2017 – the AAOS Annual Meeting.

    Direct from the 2017 AAOS Annual Meeting into your OR – Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 67 offers solutions for the most current issues and challenges faced at all stages of your career.

    Proven Techniques for Tough Challenges

    Broaden your treatment options with experience-based solutions from some of today's most respected surgeons and specialty experts. From patient care to practice in the digital age - learn new techniques for solving the tough challenges you encounter in your practice.

    Cultivate Your Skills

    • Expand your general, specialty, and practice knowledge
    • Learn new approaches from thought leaders
    • Update your action plans for rehabilitative care

    Understand. Visualize. Watch.

    Enhance your learning with quick content previews and hundreds of vivid images, illustrations, and streaming surgical video.

     

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    Publication Date: February 1, 2018
    Editor(s): Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS; James I. Huddleston, 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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  • Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 66
    Author(s): Tad L. Gerlinger, MD; Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS
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    From patient care to practice in the digital age, these are the new techniques and proven practical solutions presented at the definitive orthopaedic educational event in 2016 – the AAOS Annual Meeting.

    • INSPIRE your craft.
    • CULTIVATE your skills.
    • LEARN proven techniques.

    Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 66 inspires you to lead innovation and improve the standard of care in your OR at every step of your career with proven, practical, experience-based solutions.

    NEW INSIGHTS CULTIVATE YOUR SKILLS
    Expand your general orthopaedic, specialty, and practice knowledge

    • Sharpen your techniques and learn new approaches from thought leaders
    • Update your action plans for rehabilitative care with expert insights

    PROVEN TECHNIQUES FOR TOUGH CHALLENGES
    Broaden your treatment options with innovations and insights from some of today’s most respected surgeons and subspecialty experts. Learn new techniques and apply practical solutions for solving the tough challenges you encounter in your practice every day.

    UNDERSTAND, VISUALIZE, WATCH
    Organized by orthopaedic specialty interests ICL enhances your understanding with quick content previews and hundreds of vivid images and streaming surgical video.

     

       
    Purchase by Section:
    /ICL-66-s01/" icl66_book_and_videos="">Section 1: Trauma
    Section 2: Shoulder and Elbow
    Section 3: Hand and Wrist
    Section 4: Adult Reconstruction: Hip and Knee
    Section 5: Foot and Ankle
    Section 6: Spine
    Section 7: Pediatrics
    Section 8: Sports Medicine
    Section 9: Orthopaedic Medicine
    Section 10: The Practice of Orthopaedics
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    Publication Date: February 15, 2017
    Editor(s): Tad L. Gerlinger, MD; Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS
  • Let's Discuss: Biologics in Orthopaedics
    Author(s): Stuart B. Goodman, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS, FBSE; Wellington K. Hsu, MD; Scott A. Rodeo, MD
    Keyword(s): biologics
    Abstract:

    Best Value! 
    Let’s Discuss Year-Round Access
    Immediately access all 8 eBooks in the Let’s Discuss collection, including over 70 surgical videos, and up to 53 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

    Experts discuss the latest information on this new and quickly expanding field of orthopaedics. Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties. Earn 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.TM

    This enduring material can help fulfill the CME requirements mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

     

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       Let's Discuss: Biologics in Orthopaedics Videos

     

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    Publication Date: December 2016
    Editor(s): Stuart B. Goodman, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS, FBSE; Wellington K. Hsu, MD; Scott A. Rodeo, MD
  • Advanced Reconstruction: Hip 2
    Author(s): Jay R. Lieberman, MD; Daniel J. Berry, MD
    Keyword(s): advanced reconstruction; adult reconstruction; surgery; surgical procedures
    Abstract:

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    Expert insight and practical guidance help you master every technique and make the best decisions for each patient.

    Developed in partnership with The Hip Society:

    • More than 150 leading surgeons share wisdom and expertise for 70+ surgical challenges.
    • Strategies and step-by-step guidance from a master of each surgical technique
    • Comprehensive start-to-finish coverage for virtually every challenge you are likely to encounter
    • Make confident decisions with the latest evidence and the rigorous AAOS peer-review process

    These all-new chapters bring you the latest thinking and techniques:

    • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty Through the Direct Anterior Approach With the Use of a Specialized Surgical Table
    • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty Through the Anterior-Based Muscle-Sparing Approach on a Standard Surgical Table
    • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty With Short Stems
    • Evaluation of the Infected Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: The Evaluation of Metal-on- Metal Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: Revision of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants
    • Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: Taper Corrosion After Total Hip Arthroplasty: Evaluation and Management
    • Acetabular Revision With Cup-Cage Constructs

    70 chapters within these major sections:

    • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Complex Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Complications After Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Alternative Reconstruction Procedures

     

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       Advanced Reconstruction: Hip 2 Videos

     

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    Publication Date: November 2016
    Editor(s): Jay R. Lieberman, MD; Daniel J. Berry, 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
    Abstract:

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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
  • Advanced Reconstruction: Elbow 2
    Author(s): David Ring, MD, PhD; Scott Steinmann, MD
    Keyword(s): elbow; reconstruction; advanced reconstruction
    Abstract:

    Area of focus: Shoulder and Elbow, Joint Reconstruction, Trauma, Sports Medicine, Hand

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    The latest evidence, thinking, and surgical techniques

    Developed in collaboration with the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons.

     •  Techniques, tips, and strategies from more than 35 leading surgeons

     •  Step-by-step guidance through 30+ surgical challenges

     •  The latest evidence to support solid decision making

    More than 35 leading surgeons guide you through 30+ surgical challenges. Benefit from a balanced presentation of the latest evidence, thinking, and techniques, as well as the authors’ perspectives on points of debate where more evidence is needed.

    Intraoperative photos, illustrations, and surgical videos demonstrate the fine points of the surgical technique.

    Thirty chapters within these major sections:The clear and concise chapter organization makes it easy to find what you are looking for.

     •  Elbow arthroscopy

     •  Enthesopathy and tendon rupture

     •  Elbow arthroplasty

     •  Posttraumatic reconstruction

     

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       Advanced Reconstruction: Elbow 2 Videos

     

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    Publication Date: July 20, 2016
    Editor(s): David Ring, MD, PhD; Scott Steinmann, MD
  • Let's Discuss: Hip Fractures—Including Osteoporosis
    Author(s): Geoffrey S. Marecek, MD; Susan V. Bukata, MD
    Keyword(s): hip; adult reconstruction; osteoporosis
    Abstract:

    Best Value! 
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    Immediately access all 8 eBooks in the Let’s Discuss collection, including over 70 surgical videos, and up to 53 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

    Sample a free chapter of Let's Discuss: Hip Fractures—Including Osteoporosis

    Explore the latest treatments for several types of hip fractures, including those in the young patient, and for osteoporosis. Review detailed surgical techniques augmented by streaming video that visually explains concepts. Bulleted key points and CME test questions ensure a solid understanding of relevant knowledge.

    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

    Earn 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.TM

    This enduring material can help fulfill the CME requirements mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

     

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       Let's Discuss: Hip Fractures—Including Osteoporosis Videos

     

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    Publication Date: December 2016
    Editor(s): Geoffrey S. Marecek, MD; Susan V. Bukata, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Pediatrics 5
    Author(s): Jeffrey E. Martus, MD, MS
    Abstract:

    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
  • Let's Discuss Adolescent Sports Injuries
    Author(s): Robert F. LaPrade, MD, PhD; Mininder S. Kocher, MD, MPH
    Abstract:

    Best Value! Let’s Discuss Year-Round Access
    Immediately access all 8 eBooks in the Let’s Discuss collection, including over 70 surgical videos, and up to 53 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

    This installment reviews the latest information on how to identify, diagnose, and treat sports injuries in adolescents for specific anatomic areas and for common athletic activities. Review detailed surgical techniques augmented by streaming video that visually explains concepts. Bulleted key points and CME test questions ensure a solid understanding of relevant knowledge.

    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

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    Earn up to 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

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       Let's Discuss Adolescent Sports Injuries Video

     

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    Publication Date: Aug 18, 2016
    Editor(s): Robert F. LaPrade, MD, PhD; Mininder S. Kocher, MD, MPH
  • Advanced Reconstruction: Shoulder 2
    Author(s): Jeffrey S. Abrams, MD; Robert H. Bell, MD; John M. Tokish, MD
    Keyword(s): shoulder; reconstruction; advanced reconstruction; orthopedics; orthopaedics
    Abstract:

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    Master the technical pearls that get these surgeries right

    Developed in collaboration with the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, here is the complete state of the art for shoulder surgery in 2016.

    • Techniques, tips, and strategies from more than 130 leading surgeons
    • Step-by-step guidance through 60+ surgical challenges
    • The latest evidence to support solid decision making

    More than 130 leading surgeons guide you through 60+ surgical challenges, including minimally invasive techniques for instability, rotator cuff pathology, and arthritis. Now in a case-based format: each author describes the case, addresses alternative approaches and controversies, and offers evidence and experience to support the recommended approach.

    Intraoperative photos, illustrations, and in many cases, the author’s own narrated video demonstrate the technical pearls and accelerate your learning curve. Yet the clear and concise chapter organization allows you to find specific answers quickly.

    Sixty-two chapters within these major sections:

    • The solid foundations for successful shoulder surgery
    • Glenohumeral instability and labral pathology
    • Rotator cuff pathology
    • Acromioclavicular pathology
    • The stiff shoulder
    • Glenohumeral arthritis
    • Proximal humerus fractures
    • Clavicular trauma
    • Scapular fractures
    • Management of neuromuscular deficits

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       Advanced Reconstruction: Shoulder 2 Videos

     

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    Publication Date: May 2016
    Editor(s): Jeffrey S. Abrams, MD; Robert H. Bell, MD; John M. Tokish, MD
  • Atlas of Amputations and Limb Deficiencies, Fourth Edition
    Author(s): Joseph Ivan Krajbich, MD; Michael S. Pinzur, MD; LTC Benjamin K. Potter, MD; Phillip M. Stevens, MEd, CPO
    Keyword(s): amputations
    Abstract:

    Joseph Ivan Krajbich, MD; Michael S. Pinzur, MD; LTC Benjamin K. Potter, MD; Phillip M. Stevens, MEd, CPO; Editors

    Area of Focus: General Orthopaedics

    The leading and definitive reference on the surgical and prosthetic management of acquired and

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    This new edition of the Atlas of Amputations and Limb Deficiencies is written by recognized experts in the fields of amputation surgery, rehabilitation, and prosthetics.

    Discover the best in contemporary thinking, the most recent advances and future developments in prosthetic technology, with in-depth treatment and management recommendations for adult and pediatric conditions.

    • Hundreds of new illustrations, photographs, and images give you insights into the many advances and high-tech surgical techniques and prosthetic solutions.
    • Support your difficult decisions on amputation versus limb salvage including: treatment, management, and alternatives for all levels of limb loss.

    This eBook edition combines all three volumes of the text into one book. Volumes not sold separately.

    Volume 1 – General Topics, Upper Limb
    Volume 2 – Lower Limb, Management Issues
    Volume 3 – Pediatrics

    This text is a valuable guide and treatment overview for surgeons, physicians, prosthetists, physiatrists, therapists, and those with an interest in this field. Use this expanded and updated resource to help you and your treatment team understand and select the best approaches for your patients.

     

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    Publication Date: Feb. 15, 2016
    Editor(s): Joseph Ivan Krajbich, MD; Michael S. Pinzur, MD; LTC Benjamin K. Potter, MD; Phillip M. Stevens, MEd, CPO
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Trauma 5
    Author(s): William M. Ricci, MD; Robert F. Ostrum, MD
    Keyword(s): trauma
    Abstract:

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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
  • Book & Video: Instructional Course Lectures Volume 65
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    From patient care to practice in the digital age, these are the new techniques and proven practical solutions presented at the definitive orthopaedic educational event in 2015 – the AAOS Annual Meeting.

     

       
    Purchase by Section:
    Section 1: Trauma
    Section 2: Shoulder and Elbow
    Section 3: Adult Reconstruction: Hip and Knee
    Section 4: Spine
    Section 5: Foot and Ankle
    Section 6: Pediatrics
    Section 7: Sports Medicine
    Section 8: Orthopaedic Medicine
    Section 9: The Practice of Orthopaedics
    Purchase Full Text:
    Instructional Course Lectures Volume 65

     

     

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    Editor(s): Thomas (Quin) Throckmorton, MD; Tad L. Gerlinger, MD
  • Book & Video: Let's Discuss Common Orthopaedic Emergencies—Surviving the Night
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    Best Value! Let’s Discuss Year-Round Access
    Immediately access all 8 eBooks in the Let’s Discuss collection, including over 70 surgical videos, and up to 53 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

    Area of Focus: Trauma

    Any on-call orthopaedic surgeon will find this a valuable resource for managing urgent clinical situations. Topics cover various common emergencies including open fractures, compartment syndrome, fractures associated with vascular injuries, and more!

    Chapters are systematically laid so you can quickly understand the evaluation and management of these orthopaedic emergencies and include videos where appropriate and available. Each chapter is summarized with key points that reinforce the author’s message to the reader. Test questions ensure a solid understanding of relevant knowledge.

    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are concerned about and interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

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    Earn up to 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

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    Editor(s): Kenneth J. Koval, MD; Paul Tornetta III, MD
  • Book & Video: Let's Discuss Surgical Site Infections
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    Area of Focus: General Orthopaedics

    This all-digital program explores surgical site infections, a top-of-mind issue for every orthopaedic surgeon today. Your experience begins with an evidence-based literature review of significant developments spanning multiple orthopaedic specialty areas. Trusted experts in the field provide a balanced perspective so you can feel confident your decision-making aligns with best practices.

    Review detailed surgical techniques augmented by streaming video that visually explains concepts. Bulleted key points and test questions ensure a solid understanding of relevant knowledge.

    Explore controversial topics and treatment options, including:
    •Vancomycin powder as an intrawound application
    •Use of routine preoperative patient optimization measures
    •Timeline for surgical intervention for periprosthetic joint infections

     
    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are concerned about and interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

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    Editor(s): Wellington K. Hsu, MD, Alex C. McLaren, MD, and Bryan D. Springer, MD
  • Book & Video: Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 11
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    The most important knowledge for orthopaedic surgeons in training or in practice

    Area of Focus: General Orthopaedics

    Every three years, OKU condenses the most critical issues and developments shaping orthopaedic medicine at the moment: the latest advances in clinical thinking, controversial topics and trends, clinical guidelines and best practices, and objective reviews of the most relevant literature across all specialties.

    New topics in this edition include professionalism and ethics; medical issues for the athlete; geriatric patient care; disease footprints in high-tech genomics, proteomics and metabolomics; soft-tissue coverage options for open fractures and complications of open fractures; musculoskeletal oncology; traumatic bone loss; and vertebral compression fractures.

    Access the latest research on metal-on-metal hip replacement, platelet-rich plasma therapy, SLAP lesions of the shoulder, and more. Extensive annotated references and key study points at the end of each chapter help you review and retain the information. High quality images, illustrations and a bonus videos bring key concepts and procedures to life.

    Supported by clinical research, informed by practical experience, and rigorously edited, OKU 11 is the most relevant and up-to-date resource in orthopaedic patient care today. Find all new content from the top minds in orthopaedics, the latest research compiled and peer reviewed, and knowledge on demand, designed for each access and use.

    • Daily practice—enhance patient care with current clinical thinking and best practices, supported by the latest evidence
    • Ongoing learning—the most efficient way to access and absorb a vast amount of new information
    • Maintenance of Certification (MOC)—prepare with confidence using key study points and testable facts at the end of each chapter
    • Complete and submit the OKU 11 Scored and Recorded Self-Assessment Examination (SAE) after purchasing OKU 11 and earn a maximum of up to 70 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

     

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    Editor(s): Lisa K. Cannada, MD
  • Book & Video: Let's Discuss: Joint Preservation of the Knee
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    Area of Focus: Joint Replacement

    This easily accessible digital resource provides an important overview of established and new procedures to treat the knee joint for cartilage damage ranging from focal defects to early arthritis.

    The current population is increasingly active, both at the early and later stages in life. Biologic treatment options for young arthritic knees or patients with focal cartilage loss who want to maintain an active lifestyle is a topic of interest for every orthopaedic surgeon.

    Follow along as leaders in the field of knee preservation explore new areas of research, technical advances, and current approaches for the spectrum of disorders, including rationale, treatment algorithms, and patient evaluation. Through an evidence-based review of current literature, augmented by surgical technique videos, you will learn:
    •The importance of preoperative planning and assessing the joint condition to determine the extent of cartilage loss, alignment, and meniscal status.
    •Indications for combined procedures during cartilage resurfacing, realignment, meniscal transplantation, and biologic enhancement (such as stem cells).
    •Innovative methods of articular cartilage resurfacing including free cell methods, particulate cartilage fragments, osteoarticular autografts and allografts.

    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

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    Earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

    This enduring material can help fulfill the CME requirements mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

    Cover Image URL: http://digital.aaos.org/05460E/~stream
    Editor(s): Annunziato Amendola, MD; Andreas H. Gomoll, MD
  • Book & Video: Let's Discuss: Management of Common Fractures
    Intro Text:

    Best Value!
    Subscribe to the Let’s Discuss Collection - Annual Access  Immediately access all 8 eBooks in the Let’s Discuss collection, including over 70 surgical videos, and up to 48 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

    Area of Focus: Trauma

    This succinct eBook provides quick access to the most current treatment options for commonly encountered traumatic injuries. Each chapter covers state-of-the-art treatment options, including brief discussions of surgical indications, surgical exposures, and reduction and fixation techniques. Recent references are provided for each section.

    Video demonstrations of surgical techniques visually explain concepts, while bulleted key points and test questions ensure a solid understanding of relevant knowledge. The authors are all well-respected members of both the AAOS and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and are recognized as experts in their field.

    Let’s Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

    CLICK HERE for a free preview of Let's Discuss Management of Common Fractures.

    Earn up to 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

    This enduring material can help fulfill the CME requirements mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

    Cover Image URL: http://digital.aaos.org/05465E/~stream
    Editor(s): Kenneth A. Egol, MD
  • Book & Video: Let's Discuss: Revision Shoulder
    Intro Text:

    Best Value!
    Subscribe to the Let’s Discuss Collection - Annual Access  Immediately access all 8 eBooks in the Let’s Discuss collection, including over 70 surgical videos, and up to 48 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

    Area of Focus: Shoulder & Upper Extremity

    Shoulder surgery is commonly performed for arthritis, instability, rotator cuff tear, and rotator cuff tear arthropathy. Although most surgeries are successful, a subset of patients does not have optimal results following the index surgery. This enhanced eBook serves as a tremendous resource for surgeons interested in managing challenging and complex shoulder problems. World-renowned editors provide a step-by-step approach for a multitude of shoulder conditions to ensure optimal diagnosis and management of patients with failed or painful shoulder surgery.

    Review detailed surgical techniques augmented by streaming video that visually explains concepts. Bulleted key points and CME test questions ensure a solid understanding of relevant knowledge.

    Explore controversial topics and treatment options, including:
    •Reverse shoulder arthroplasty 
    •Latarjet procedure for instability
    •Arthroscopic management of rotator cuff tears

    Let's Discuss is an enhanced eBook series designed to keep you on top of the medical advances that you and your colleagues are interested in right now. Each title in the series provides clear, concise, and up-to-date information on the most relevant topics for orthopaedic surgeons of all specialties.

    CLICK HERE for a free preview of Let's Discuss Revision Shoulder.

    Earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

    This enduring material can help fulfill the CME requirements mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

    Cover Image URL: http://digital.aaos.org/05450E/~stream
    Editor(s): Seth C. Gamradt, MD; John W. Sperling, MD, MBA; Leesa M. Galatz, MD; Adam J. Schwartz, MD
  • HIPAA Security and Risk Assessment Manual
    Author(s): Developed by AAOS Practice Management Committee
    Keyword(s): practice management
    Abstract:

    This concise e-book provides the knowledge you need to be HIPAA compliant, from managing requirements embodied in the Affordable Care Act (ACA), to HIPAA requirements for Stage 2 EMR Meaningful Use. The manual also provides step-by-step guidance for conducting and documenting a security and risk assessment—an essential requirement of the HIPAA regulations.

    • Learn to use the standard risk assessment tool from the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology
    • Understand guidelines to customize the standard tools
    • Gain strategies to address risks and vulnerabilities to avoid breaches and violations

    Tools to structure and manage a breach include:

    • Policy and procedure templates for breach notification
    • Sample breach notification documents to patients
    • Sample script for addressing media requests
    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/HIPAA_Manual.jpg
    Publication Date: 2015
  • Surgical Atlas of the Musculoskeletal System
    Author(s): Miguel Cabanela, MD, Sergio A. Mendoza, MD, and Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD
    Keyword(s): Surgical Atlas of the Musculoskeletal System
    Abstract:

    Containing over 960 beautiful anatomic images and full color photographs, this English edition of the original Manual y Atlas Fotográfico de Anatomía del Aparato Locomotor by Llusá, Merí, and Ruano, is a superb visual presentation of musculoskeletal anatomy.

    Preparing for MOC or primary certification? Use this excellent reference for a thorough review of musculoskeletal anatomy.

    Follow the images and amazing anatomic photographs as they are presented alongside corresponding MRIs or CT scans, creating a multiplanar presentation with views of the anatomic areas in the coronal, frontal, and sagittal planes. Scores of beautiful line drawings summarize the concepts and create a visual interconnectivity between anatomic preparations, anatomic cuts, and images, demonstrating how different areas work together.

    Sections cover the osteology, arthrology, myology, neurology and angiology of:

    • Scapular Girdle and Upper Limb
    • Head and Trunk
    • Pelvic Girdle and Lower Limb

     

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    Publication Date: 2008
    Editor(s): Miguel Cabanela, MD, Sergio A. Mendoza, MD, and Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Foot and Ankle 5
    Author(s): Chou, Loretta B., MD
    Keyword(s): foot and ankle
    Abstract:

    Upgrade to the Print + eBook Combo for only $50 more, click here.  For the print book only, click here.

    OKU: Foot and Ankle 5 provides a precise blend of relevant information, the current application of knowledge, and supporting references in an all-inclusive foot and ankle resource that will carry you from pre to post op, and everything in between.

    Developed in partnership with the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS), this comprehensive resource spans all facets of foot and ankle surgery, with concentrated coverage of significant developments from the past five years, condensed into a single volume for your convenience.

    Find evidence-based information, reinforced by recent prospective and randomized studies, on biomechanics and surgical techniques, special problems, and controversial topics, including:

    • Ankle arthritis—expanded into two chapters! Includes joint preservation techniques, arthrodesis, and total ankle arthroplasty
    • Osteochondral lesions of the talus
    • Calcaneal fractures
    • Talus fractures
    • Sports injuries, disorders of the Achilles and peroneal tendons
    • Ankle and foot arthroscopy, including tendoscopy

    Chapters are written, edited, and peer reviewed by dedicated foot and ankle surgeons—all experts in the field. The result is a complete guide to the diagnosis, treatment and management of orthopaedic foot and ankle injuries and disorders, supported by the latest evidence.

     

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    Publication Date: 2014
    Editor(s): Loretta B. Chou, MD
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
    Author(s): James L. Carey, MD, MPH
    Keyword(s): pediatric orthopaedics; pediatrics
    Abstract:

    Experts on osteochondritis dissecans explain the best methods for clinical evaluation and diagnosis, as well as surgical treatment options for skeletally immature and skeletally mature patients. Although osteochondritis dissecans occurs mostly in the knee, chapters also discuss osteochondritis dissecans in the elbow and talus.

     

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    Publication Date: 2014
    Editor(s): James L. Carey, MD, MPH
  • Book, Video and QuickRef®: Atlas of Essential Orthopaedic Procedures
    Intro Text:

    Be confident that you’re “Ready for Anything”

    A fresh and unique approach for reviewing and solidifying your foundation in 107 essential surgical procedures across the orthopaedic specialties. This technique-focused visual reference is a one-stop source for busy practicing orthopaedic surgeons and a must have for orthopaedic residency.

    • Heavily illustrated with radiographs, intraoperative photographs, and line drawings to help you visualize the 107 procedures
    • Detailed easy-to-follow format from patient selection and step-by-step procedures, to authors’ surgical pearls
    • 70 accompanying surgical videos complement select chapters throughout the book

    Purchase includes:

    • Access to the videos online via the convenient Video Index for the Atlas of Essential Orthopaedic Procedures.
    • Access to the QuickRef® Orthopaedic Procedures Atlas eBook: 107 chapters summarized and rewritten in a quick-read bullet format with selected images. (Also sold separately)
    Cover Image URL: http://digital.aaos.org/05347E/~stream
    Editor(s): Flatow, Evan MD; Colvin, Alexis Chiang MD, Editors
  • Total Ankle Arthroplasty
    Author(s): Steven L. Haddad, MD
    Keyword(s): joint replacement; foot and ankle
    Abstract:

    Developed with the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS), this in-depth monograph details the design and implementation of specific implants, as well as their advantages and disadvantages. In addition, the basics of ankle arthritis are covered, including alternative treatment options, along with polyethylene wear and the ever-challenging deformity correction. Finally, the future of TAA is examined to provide the reader with what may lie ahead by building on current design issues.

    Prostheses include:

    • The Agility Total Ankle Prosthesis
    • The Scandinavian Total Ankle Replacement Prosthesis
    • The Salto and Salto Talaris Prosthesis
    • The Hintegra Prosthesis
    • The INBONE and INBONE II Prostheses
    • The Mobility Prosthesis
    • The Trabecular Metal Prosthesis

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-55.jpg
    Publication Date: December 2014
    Editor(s): Steven L. Haddad, MD
  • Advanced Reconstruction Spine
    Author(s): Wang, Jeffrey C., MD
    Keyword(s): spine; cervical; thoracic; lumbar
    Abstract:

    Developed in collaboration with the North American Spine Society (NASS), this techniques-oriented book provides concise procedural guidance – from surgical approach to wound closure.

    Each chapter is liberally illustrated with full color intraoperative photographs and includes pearls from master spine surgeons.

    Chapters are clearly organized for efficient pre-surgical review and include:

    • Indications
    • Contraindications
    • Alternative Treatments
    • Results
    • Techniques
      Setup and Exposure
      Instruments, Equipment, Implants Required
      Procedure
      Wound Closure
    • Postoperative Regimen
    • Avoiding Pitfalls and Complications
    • Bibliography

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/AR Spine.jpg
    Publication Date: 2011
    Editor(s): Jeffrey C. Wang, MD
  • Orthopaedic Basic Science: Foundations of Clinical Practice, Fourth Edition
    Author(s): O'Keefe, Regis, MD, PhD; Jacobs, Joshua J., MD; Chu, Constance R., MD; Einhorn, Thomas A., MD"
    Keyword(s): Resident Information; general orthopaedics; Musculoskeletal Disease; Clinical Science; Physiology of Musculoskeletal Tissues; Basic Principles of Orthopaedic Surgery; ethics in research; evidence-based medicine
    Abstract:

    Area of Focus: General Orthopaedics and Resident Information

     Build your Foundation of Basic Science – from Research to Clinical Application 

    A great tool for MOC preparation! A 'must have' for residency!

    ORS Members! Please contact AAOS Customer Service to ensure your exclusive member price. Call 1-800-626-6726 or +1-847-823-7186.

    The new, fourth edition of Orthopaedic Basic Science, developed in partnership with the Orthopaedic Research Society, is your concise and clinically relevant resource for the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases and conditions.

    This completely rewritten edition explains the functions and limitations of the science behind the decisions, treatments, and procedures you perform in your practice every day. Use it to build and reinforce your foundation of knowledge for applying advances in scientific discovery to your decision-making in the clinic and the OR.

    The new Clinical Science section covers ethics in research, evidence-based medicine, defining and using best-practice in orthopaedic decision-making, interpreting and evaluating clinical studies and more.

    Sections include:

    • Basic Principles of Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Physiology of Musculoskeletal Tissues
    • Basic Principles and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Disease
    • New! Clinical Science

     

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    Editor(s): Regis O'Keefe, MD, PhD; Joshua J. Jacobs, MD; Constance R. Chu, MD; and Thomas A. Einhorn, MD
  • Insufficiency Fractures
    Author(s): Joseph M. Lane, MD; Anas Saleh, MD
    Keyword(s): insufficiency fractures
    Abstract:

    Review the treatment of insufficiency fractures in detail. Pathogenesis, diagnosis, and imaging are discussed, along with nonsurgical and surgical management options. Treatment specific to stress fractures of the spine, pelvis, and lower extremity is reviewed, as well as fractures that occur in specific patient groups such as those in the military or those using prostheses.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-56.jpg
    Publication Date: 2014
    Editor(s): Joseph M. Lane, MD; Anas Saleh, MD
  • Spine Trauma 2
    Author(s): Jack E. Zigler, MD; Frank J. Eismont, MD; Steven R. Garfin, MD; Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD
    Keyword(s): spine trauma 2
    Abstract:

    This comprehensive new title covers the many elements of spinal injury care, including epidemiology, emergency evaluation, diagnosis of spine injury in the polytrauma patient—and reflects advancements and options in radiologic imaging, pharmacologic management, and surgical treatment, and rehabilitation.

    For a variety of upper and lower cervical spine injuries—as well as the major thoracic, lumbar, and sacral injuries—the editors offer a consistent and practical resource. For each injury, they provide a full review of the anatomy and evaluation methods, followed by discussion of the appropriate techniques for operative and non-operative care, concluding with the expected results of treatment, as well as potential complications.

    Spine Trauma 2nd. Edition, explores:

    • Anatomy and pathophysiology of spinal trauma and spinal cord injury
    • Detailed initial evaluation of the patient who has potential spinal injury
    • Up-to-date treatment algorithms, surgical techniques, and instrumentation
    • Specific injuries of the upper and lower cervical spine
    • Major thoracic, lumbar, and sacral injuries
    • Rehabilitation of the spinal cord injury patient and the common long-term complications

     

    The team approach is a hallmark of spinal injury care. From stabilization and evaluation through surgical treatment and on to rehabilitation, this text addresses all the health professionals involved in the complex spectrum of care of spinal injury patients.

    The AAOS will donate 12.5% of net revenues from the sale of this book to the Alan M. Levine Educational Fund.

     

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    Publication Date: 2011
    Editor(s): Jack E. Zigler, MD, Frank J. Eismont, MD, Steven R. Garfin, MD, and Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
    Author(s): Steve K. Lee, MD
    Keyword(s): hand and wrist arthritis
    Abstract:

    Explore the many joints in the hand and wrist, as well as surgical techniques for the treatment of arthritis that can occur in each joint. Chapters written by experts in the field feature surgical topics including arthrodesis, arthroplasty, and excision, and provide details on the evaluation and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, pediatric arthritis, and other inflammatory conditions.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-57.jpg
    Publication Date: 2014
    Editor(s): Steve K. Lee, MD
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement
    Author(s): Rafael J. Sierra, MD
    Keyword(s): Femoroacetabular Impingement; hip; hip and knee; knee; lower extremity
    Abstract:

    Femoroacetabular Impingement provides current information on the evaluation and management of this condition. Explore the advantages and disadvantages of various treatment methods including surgical hip dislocation, arthroscopy, and the mini-open approach. Gain expert advice about the evaluation of a young patient with FAI and interpretation of image findings, regardless of patient age. A comprehensive treatment algorithm is provided, as well as detailed surgical techniques and rehabilitation recommendations.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-52.jpg
    Publication Date: 2013
    Editor(s): Rafael J. Sierra, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Hip and Knee Reconstruction 4
    Author(s): Glassman, Andrew H., MD; Lachiewicz, Paul F., MD; Tanzer, Michael, MD
    Keyword(s): hip; knee; hip and knee; lower extremity; orthopaedics; orthopaedic surgery; orthopaedic residents; surgical procedures
    Abstract:

    Archived publications can only be accessed by previous purchasers. To see the latest available eBooks go to www.digital.aaos.org.

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/OKU Hip Knee 4.jpg
    Publication Date: 2012
    Editor(s): Andrew H. Glassman, MD, Paul F. Lachiewicz, MD, and Michael Tanzer, MD
  • Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Musculoskeletal Tumors 3
    Author(s): J. Sybil Biermann, MD
    Keyword(s): musculoskeletal conditions; musculoskeletal tumors; orthopaedic surgery; orthopaedic residents; surgical procedures
    Abstract:

    Upgrade to the Print + eBook Combo for only $50 more, click here.  For the print book only, click here.

    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
  • Women's Sports Injuries
    Author(s): Kimberly J. Templeton, MD
    Keyword(s): women's sports injuries
    Abstract:

    This new monograph helps you manage and prevent sports-related injuries, for which there is increasing evidence of sex-based differences. Women's Sports Injuries addresses sex-based and gender-based differences in incidence, risk factors, and etiology and identifies areas for potential intervention or prevention. The conditions explored in this resource represent areas for continued investigation to reduce the risk of short-term and long-term effects of sports-related injuries.

    The concise chapters provide insight regarding the treatment recommendations for each condition as well as how injuries occur differently in women than in men. Recognized experts in their respective specialties provide current concepts of management and offer advances, tips, and pitfalls related to the treatment of common injuries.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-50.jpg
    Publication Date: 2013
    Editor(s): Kimberly J. Templeton, MD
  • The Young Adult With Hip Pain
    Author(s): Paul E. Beaulé, MD
    Abstract:

    Learn techniques to successfully diagnose and treat young adults and physically active patients with pre-arthritic and degenerative hip pain. This in-depth monograph will build your clinical knowledge and improve your understanding of the causes of labral tears and various new and rapidly evolving treatments in joint preserving and arthroplasty hip surgery.

    Experts in the field provide a concise, yet comprehensive overview of the pathophysiology of degenerative hip pain and explore different options of management, including use of NSAIDs and vicosupplementation, arthroscopy, hip resurfacing, and total hip arthroplasty. This monograph will prove to be an excellent resource to anyone with an interest in treating the patient with hip pathology. 
    Sections include:

    • Diagnosing the Young Adult with Hip Pain
    • Current Recommendations on Medical Management of Noninflammatory Hip Pain
    • Residual Pediatric Hip Deformities and Its Impact on the Adult Hip
    • Arthroscopic Management of Hip Pain
    • Current Management of Acetabular Dysplasia
    • Femoroacetabular Impingment
    • Current Designs and Survivorship of Modern Total Hip Replacements in Young Adults
    • Hip Resurfacing: Indications and Results

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO 38 - Young Adult.jpg
    Publication Date: 2007
    Editor(s): Paul E. Beaulé, MD
  • Disorders of the Proximal Biceps Tendon: Evaluation and Treatment
    Author(s): Samer S. Hasan, MD, PhD; Augustus D. Mazzocca, MD, MS
    Keyword(s): biceps; proximal biceps tendon; disorders; evaluation; treatment
    Abstract:

     From the Monograph Series—always current, concise, and clinically relevant

    Area of Focus: Shoulder & Upper Extremity

     Further your understanding of the proximal biceps tendon and its disorders. Experienced surgeons provide instruction on the best methods of treatment. Chapter topics range from normal anatomy and pathoanatomy of the labrum and biceps to surgical and nonsurgical treatment. Both open and arthroscopic procedures are discussed in detail, as well as preoperative and postoperative rehabilitation.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-54.jpg
    Publication Date: 2013
    Editor(s): Samer S. Hasan, MD, PhD; Augustus D. Mazzocca, MD, MS
  • 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
    Abstract:

    Upgrade to the Print + eBook Combo for only $50 more, click here.  For the print book only, click here.

    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
  • Adult Consequences of Pediatric Orthopaedic Conditions
    Author(s): Peter D. Pizzutillo, MD, and Martin J. Herman, MD
    Keyword(s): pediatric orthopaedics; pediatrics; adult consequences
    Abstract:

    Learn the latest treatments for adults facing the effects of orthopaedic conditions they experienced in childhood, including developmental dysplasia of the hip, clubfoot and tarsal coalition, and upper extremity conditions. Experts in the field will guide you through childhood incidence and interventions, adult sequelae, and interventions for the adult patient.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-51.jpg
    Publication Date: 2013
    Editor(s): Peter D. Pizzutillo, MD, and Martin J. Herman, MD
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Evolving Concepts
    Author(s): Orr Limpisvasti, MD; Neal S. ElAttrache, MD
    Keyword(s): Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction; evolving concepts; ACL
    Abstract:

    Stay abreast of the latest surgical and nonsurgical methods of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, including information on graft types and bundle-specific techniques. Starting with epidemiology and functional anatomy, chapters written by experts in the field provide detailed knowledge on recovery and potential complications.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-53.jpg
    Publication Date: 2013
    Editor(s): Orr Limpisvasti, MD; Neal S. ElAttrache, MD
  • Shoulder Instability: Current Concepts
    Author(s): William N. Levine, MD
    Keyword(s): shoulder; upper extremity; arthroscopy
    Abstract:

    Improve your techniques for arthroscopic management of the unstable shoulder. This resource aids in your preparation for both nonsurgical and surgical patient care, as well as your understanding of the anatomy, techniques for physical examination, pathology, and rehabilitation. Explore technical advances that have contributed to improved patient outcomes.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO 41 - Shoulder_Instability.jpg
    Publication Date: 2009
    Editor(s): William N. Levine, MD
  • Book & Video: Instructional Course Lectures Volume 64
    Intro Text:

     

    Upgrade to the Print + eBook Combo for only $50 more, click here. 

    Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 64 inspires you to lead innovation in your OR with these hands-on, experience-based solutions. Cultivate your skill set with innovations and insights from some of today's most respected surgeons and subspecialty experts. Learn new, proven techniques for solving the tough challenges you face in your practice every day.

    These are hands-on, experience-based solutions from the experts that you can apply in your practice and on call immediately. Quick-read abstracts and hundreds of vivid images and illustrations help you visualize these contemporary techniques.

     

     

     

       
    Purchase by Section:
    Section 1: Orthopaedic Medicine and Practice
    Section 2: Trauma
    Section 3: Shoulder and Elbow
    Section 4: Hand and Wrist
    Section 5: Adult Reconstruction: Hip
    Section 6: Adult Reconstruction: Knee
    Section 7: Spine
    Section 8: Foot and Ankle
    Section 9: Pediatrics
    Section 10: Sports Medicine
    Purchase Full Text:
    Instructional Course Lectures Volume 64

     

    Cover Image URL: http://digital.aaos.org/05427E/~stream
    Editor(s): Craig J. Della Valle, MD
  • Management of Glenohumeral Arthritis in the Active Patient
    Author(s): Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA
    Keyword(s): glenohumeral arthritis; shoulder; upper extremity
    Abstract:

    Learn to manage the challenging condition of symptomatic glenohumeral arthritis in the relatively young active patient. The entire scope of patient management is covered in this monograph, including prosthetic replacement of the humerus and the complication of glenoid loosening. Explore constantly evolving and provocative treatment options, including nonarthroplasty options for patients who present with symptoms related to glenohumeral arthritis. The world-renowned authors specifically chosen based on their training and experience in this area have carefully summarized the available evidence that supports or contraindicates various treatments for this condition.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

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    Publication Date: 2012
    Editor(s): Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA
  • Principles and Techniques in Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty
    Author(s): Javad Parvizi, MD
    Keyword(s): total knee arthroplasty; hip; hip and knee; lower extremity
    Abstract:

    This comprehensive guide covers common and uncommon etiologies of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) failure and provides detailed, step-by-step descriptions of the surgical management for each condition. Richly illustrated chapters summarize available evidence regarding management of failed TKA, from basic principles of TKA and preoperative planning to prosthesis selection and management of infection.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-48-2.jpg
    Publication Date: 2012
    Editor(s): Javad Parvizi, MD
  • Shoulder Arthroplasty
    Author(s): Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD, PhD
    Keyword(s): shoulder arthroplasty; adult reconstruction; arthroplasty; shoulder; shoulder and elbow; orthopaedic surgery; orthopaedics
    Abstract:

    Learn techniques for successful shoulder arthroplasty in the setting of various conditions, including osteoarthritis, inflammatory disease, proximal humerus fractures, and rotator cuff tears. This monograph offers a focused look at current concepts in shoulder surgery, from resurfacing to reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.

    The Monograph Series draws on current literature to support diagnosis, initial treatment, and management decision making for specific orthopaedic conditions.

     

    Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/MONO-47.jpg
    Publication Date: 2012
    Editor(s): Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD, PhD
  • Book & Video: Instructional Course Lectures Volume 62
    Intro Text:

    This is not theory.
    This is the most comprehensive compilation of current, clinically relevant presentations from the 2012 AAOS Annual Meeting. These are hands-on, experience-based solutions you can apply to your daily practice.

    Through text and streaming video, more than 130 of today's most respected surgeons and subspecialty experts give you direct insight. Learn how they solve some of the toughest challenges facing orthopaedic surgeons today. Organized by orthopaedic specialty area, ICL 62 is easy to follow and enhances your understanding with quick content previews and hundreds of vivid images and illustrations.

    Make these lectures yours to refresh your general orthopaedic and subspecialty knowledge, sharpen your technique, learn new skills, and update your action plans for rehabilitative care. Includes over 90 minutes of streaming surgical demonstration videos related to select chapters.

    Cover Image URL: http://digital.aaos.org/ICL62CoverImage/~stream
    Editor(s): Mark W. Pagnano, MD and Robert A. Hart, MD