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EFOST Surgical Techniques in Sports Medicine - Shoulder Surgery, Volume 1: Instability and Trauma
Francesco Oliva, Howard Cottam
Published: March 2017
Edition: 1

EFOST Surgical Techniques in Sports Medicine – Shoulder Surgery Vol.1: Instability and Trauma provides orthopaedic surgeons with a collection of step by step surgical techniques for correcting shoulder injuries commonly encountered in sports and orthopaedic trauma.

Each chapter explains how to perform a single surgical procedure in its entirety, from diagnosis, preparation, surgical technique to closure and rehabilitation, while also detailing pre and post-operative complications and how best to avoid them. The practical, easy to use format makes this book an invaluable resource for all surgeons involved with treating orthopaedic and sports trauma injuries of the shoulder.

Key points

  • EFOST – easy to reference surgical techniques written in a simple stepwise format
  • Easy to follow ‘cook book’ chapter style
  • Easy to navigate content allows rapid review of techniques
  • Large number of high quality colour photographs
  • Written by highly experienced orthopaedic and sports trauma surgeons

Author information

Francesco Oliva MD PhD
Specialist in Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome"Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy

Howard Cottam BSc (Hons) MBBS MSc FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Consultant Upper Limb Surgeon, Medway Maritime Hospital, Gillingham, UK

Product details
ISBN: 9781909836556
Size: 241x171
Pages: 140
Number of illustrations: 40
Number of images: 200
Cover type: Hardback
Subject area: Orthopaedics, Medicine
Readership: Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons
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