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Foot and ankle surgery.


Foot and ankle surgery.

Parekh, Selene G.

Jaypee Bros.


541 pages




For students and clinicians, Parekh (orthopedic surgery, Duke U. Medical Center) assembles a group of orthopedic surgeons, oncologists, and foot and ankle specialists from the US and India for 25 chapters on surgical and nonsurgical options for foot and ankle pathologies. They cover surgical anatomy and considerations; the basics of the foot and ankle; the diagnosis, treatment, and features of various disorders (with photos and images), such as nerve and tendon disorders, plantar heel pain, tumors, toenail disorders, foot and ankle arthritis, deformities, and the diabetic and neuropathic foot; orthotics and prosthetics; amputations; athletic injuries; stress fractures; arthroscopy; pediatric issues; soft tissue and skin disorders; infections; and trauma.

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Date:Aug 1, 2012
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