Rockwood and Wilkins Fractures in Children – 9th Edition
With contributions from experts in orthopaedic surgery, the latest edition of this comprehensive resource presents up-to-date technical procedures for treating a wide range of fractures in children and adolescents. Content and chapters are easier to read than ever before. How? All clinical sections follow a templatized format—as in previous editions—and now you’ll find even more treatment algorithms, checklists, charts, and tables, helping you quickly identify and apply critical information in a care situation.
Easy-to-read tables outlining non-operative treatments, adverse outcomes, and operative techniques.
Authors’ preferred treatment options are now highlighted and as precise and detailed algorithms.
Preoperative planning procedures now presented in a checklist format.
Ideal for pediatric orthopaedic surgeons and residents in orthopaedics.
SECTION ONE Fundamentals of Pediatric Fracture Care
Chapter 1 Epidemiology of Fractures in Children
Chapter 2 The Injured Immature Skeleton
Chapter 3 Cast and Splint Immobilization
Chapter 4 Management of the Multiply Injured Child
Chapter 5 Compartment Syndrome in Children
Chapter 6 Pathologic Fractures and Nonaccidental Injuries
SECTION TWO Upper Extremity
Chapter 7 Fractures and Dislocations of the Hand and Carpal Bones in Children
Chapter 8 Fractures of the Distal Radius and Ulna
Chapter 9 Diaphyseal Radius and Ulna Fractures
Chapter 10 Radial Neck and Olecranon Fractures
Chapter 11 Monteggia Fracture–Dislocation in Children
Chapter 12 Evaluation of the Injured Pediatric Elbow
Chapter 13 Supracondylar Fractures of the Distal Humerus
Chapter 14 T-Condylar Fractures of the Distal Humerus
Chapter 15 Dislocations of the Elbow and Medial Epicondylar Humerus Fractures
Chapter 16 Lateral Condylar and Capitellar Fractures of the Distal Humerus
Chapter 17 Distal Humeral Physeal, Medial Condyle, Lateral Epicondylar, and Other Uncommon Elbow Fractures
Chapter 18 Shoulder Dislocation and Fractures of the Proximal Humerus and Humeral Shaft
Chapter 19 Clavicle and Scapula Fractures and Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular Injuries
SECTION THREE Spine
Chapter 20 Cervical Spine Injuries in Children
Chapter 21 Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures
SECTION FOUR Lower Extremity
Chapter 22 Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures
Chapter 23 Fractures and Traumatic Dislocations of the Hip in Children
Chapter 24 Femoral Shaft Fractures
Chapter 25 Fractures of the Distal Femoral Physis
Chapter 26 Proximal Tibial Physeal Fractures
Chapter 27 Intra-Articular Injuries of the Knee
Chapter 28 Fractures of the Shaft of the Tibia and Fibula
Chapter 29 Ankle Fractures
Chapter 30 Fractures, Dislocations, and Other Injuries of the Foot