ORTHOPAEDIC KNOWLEDGE UPDATE (OKU). MUSCULOSKELETAL INFECTION

ORTHOPAEDIC KNOWLEDGE UPDATE (OKU). MUSCULOSKELETAL INFECTION

Editorial:
AAOS
Año de edición:
Materia
Traumatología
ISBN:
978-1-9751-2161-7
Páginas:
300
N. de edición:
1
Idioma:
Inglés
Disponibilidad:
Disponible en 2-3 semanas

Descuento:

-5%

Antes:

175,80 €

Despues:

167,01 €

• Section 1 - General Considerations
Chapter 1. The Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Infections
Chapter 2. The Microbiology of Musculoskeletal Infections
Chapter 3. Biofilm, Biomaterials, and Bacterial Adherence
Chapter 4. Procedure-Related Reduction of the Risk of Infection
• Section 2 - Diagnostic Modalities
Chapter 5. Clinical and Laboratory Evaluation
Chapter 6. Diagnostic Imaging of Periprosthetic Joint Infections
Chapter 7. The Microbiologic and Histopathologic Diagnosis of Orthopaedic Infections
• Section 3 - Approach to Treatment
Chapter 8. Surgical Débridement and Lavage
Chapter 9. Local Antimicrobial Treatment
Chapter 10. Systemic Antimicrobial Treatment
• Section 4 - Specific Situations
Chapter 11. Open Fractures
Chapter 12. Adult Osteomyelitis
Chapter 13. Septic Arthritis
Chapter 14. Prosthetic Joint Infections
Chapter 15. Bite Wounds and Infections
Chapter 16. Hand Infections
Chapter 17. Spine Infections
Chapter 18. Musculoskeletal Infections Caused by Mycobacterial, Fungal, and Atypical
Microorganisms
Chapter 19. The Treatment of Surgical Site Infections
Chapter 20. Diabetic Foot Infections

The increasing responsibility placed on physicians and hospitals to reduce postoperative infection makes this OKU specialty topic particularly relevant.

Developed in partnership with the Musculoskeletal Infection Society, OKU: Musculoskeletal Infection is the first orthopaedic literature survey devoted to the identification, prevention, and treatment of bone, joint, and soft-tissue infections.

This book is edited by orthopaedic surgeons and infectious diseases internists – a collaboration that is critical to management of musculoskeletal infections cases. These authorities include both educators and clinicians who clearly convey the fundamental biology in a way that will logically help you understand diagnosis, management, and outcomes.

Find a breadth of information from general considerations and fundamental biology to factual content and specific situations. Anyone who practices any area of orthopaedics can use this book to safely manage cases and learn “best practices” associated with favorable outcomes.

Sections are:
• General Considerations
• Diagnostic Modalities
• Approaches to Treatment
• Specific Situations
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