10 ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON BOOKS YOU NEED TO READ
As the world is moving so fast so much lastest researches and technologies have been introduced for the treatment of various diseases. In the field of orthopedics, we can see modern equipment and methods for replacing and treating bones. For doctors, especially surgeons research never ends, he has to read the latest researches and books written by medical experts, throughout his medical practice. This would help them to give their patient the latest treatment. Here we will discuss 10 Orthopedic Surgeon books you need to read. Most importantly orthopedic surgeons in Pakistan and the medical students should consult these books to get the best out of it.
Netter’s Concise Orthopedic Anatomy
The book is written by John.C Thompson who gathered almost every important information relating to orthopedics in this book. You can give a glance at the important information you need with the help of the table format. This makes the book convenient to keep in hand while you are on rotation, doing house job or practicing in a clinic. All the chapters are designed on the same pattern containing information regarding clinics on trauma, history of the topic, physical examination, surgical methods, radiology and other procedures to take under certain circumstances.
Useful knowledge about bones, joints, muscles, and nerves is presented in a form of table along with the colored images for making things clear to you. To ease the reader, important information has been highlighted in different colors like precious points in green color while warnings in red color. To get a thorough visual study of the materials both CT scan and MRI images have been used along with their cross-sectional anatomy.
Stoller’s Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
This book encloses 25 years of research and clinical experience which helps you to diagnose hip disorders quickly. Information gathered in the form of bullet points helps in getting a quick overview of the things. An anatomical survey of the hip can be done with the help of so many line drawings as well as colored illustrations. Also, the high-resolution 3T images help in diagnosing hip disorders easily. In the key concept section, you can get more critical and emphasized information. Moreover, the arthroscopic images of the hip give you a further clear vision of the hip disorders. This is an essential book for the deep study of the hip-related problems.
Harborview Illustrated Tips and Tricks in Fracture Surgery
The book is written by the graduates of Harborview from the department of Orthopedic trauma program. You will find the tips and tricks applied by these graduates in the professional practice in university. The unique method of treating fractures technically is given in the book that can be applied instantly with the help of trauma team. To get to the point solutions for the problems concerning the treatment of fractures like those in knee, arm, foot, neck, wrist, ankle and leg, you should read this book.
To get a visual approach to the techniques, illustrations and tables along with description has been added. Bullet points and organized structure is used for understanding critical points. It is a perfect book for consultation by trauma surgeons and orthopedic surgeons in Pakistan.
Orthopedic Knowledge Update: Musculoskeletal Tumors 3
It is the best guide for the treatment of musculoskeletal tumors with modern techniques. The orthopedic surgeons, pathologists, and radiologists must read it. The content of the book is written by famous orthopedic surgeons and specialists providing information on musculoskeletal tumors from different points of view. By reading this book you will come to know the innovations made in treating tumors.
The new volume of the book gives you the authentic and practical information based on patients in the real world and modern literature supporting the best practices. The book contains discussions on tumor management, bone grafting, and substitutes of bone graft, surgical treatment of immature skeletal and amputations. This book got a special position in Orthopedic knowledge as it is developed in coordination with the Muskoseletal Tumor Society. So all information enclosed in the book is authentic and can be applied for treating patients.
Operative Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery Second Edition
The book is best for surgeons who want to specialize in the field of ankle and foot surgery. It contains information that will lead you step by step through the problems and their solutions. The colorful illustrations and photographs give you the visual details while the bullet points help you to go through the topic easily. Brief descriptions let you to get a quick overview. All these things help in what to look for and how to proceed. You will be able to find the best procedures and techniques for the treatment of patients having forefoot, midfoot, ankle, hindfoot problems along with sports injuries. Furthermore, you can go through studies regarding anatomical studies and physical examination procedures.
Trauma and Orthopedics at a Glance 1st Edition
It is a good guide for senior medical students and junior doctors who need help in the professional field. The book is very helpful in revising the basic concepts of the musculoskeletal system. Things are described in an understandable way that makes the book easy to read. Pictorial representations help in grasping the anatomy of the musculoskeletal system. You will find the diagnosis and investigation of musculoskeletal problems such as trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, and tumors. Also provided is the management and treatment of these issues in the best possible way. There is a section in the book giving tips for the professional build-up of foundation doctors. Another section with heading “how to” gives complete guidelines in handling fractures, casting plaster on the fractured bone and fixing joints.
Orthopedic Surgery Essentials: Spine (Orthopedic Surgery Essentials Series)
An amazing book with the latest information about the spine surgery. It gives you the modern and innovative techniques in spine surgery and multi-dimensional solutions to spine-related problems. This can be read before a spine surgery as a reference or by an on rotation doctor as it provides a glance through the topics quickly. All essential information regarding the spine has been provided in the book and the book is revised and updated by authentic authorities. Writers of the book are some of the prominent figures in the respective field. It not only highlights the problem but also gives a practical solution to the spinal issues. Charts, tables, bullet points, and illustrations have been used to convey the information in the best possible way.
Proprioception in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
The book gives a detailed knowledge about the proprioceptive rehabilitation of body after the orthopedic or sports surgery. It shows how important is proprioception relative to the injuries, anatomy and surgical procedures. A complete understanding of the neurophysiology has been given in the book. This is the first-ever book written on proprioception concerning orthopedics, which is an unclear topic to most of the doctors and scientists. You will be able to learn proprioception relating to different fields in orthopedics. Book is made interesting with photographs, descriptions of exercises and tables giving out strategies to follow for rehabilitation.
Surgical Exposures in Orthopaedics: The Anatomic Approach Fifth Edition
If you have been through the last four editions of the book you will find this one as more understanding and upgraded. Information from the perspective of an orthopedic surgeon is added in the book. The anatomy has been analyzed through a surgeons’ point of view. This book brings you innovative techniques that can be employed in surgeries. Specially designed to enhance the knowledge of anatomy, safety measures and improve output by patients. The anatomical description is very easy to follow with a large number of colorful illustrations that keep the interest of the reader intact.
Manual of Soft-Tissue Management in Orthopaedic Trauma (AO Trauma Handbooks)
When we get a fracture, we not only get our bone damaged but the soft tissues covering the bones and skin also damages. So an orthopedic surgeon needs to have basic knowledge of the soft tissues and the right decision to make at right time for curing the injury as a first-aid procedure. This book gives information about handling daily clinical cases. The main focus is on strategies to make for interdisciplinary treatments and basic knowledge of techniques related to soft tissue management. High-quality videos and almost 20 case studies have been incorporated in the book to clarify the topic and help in the decision making process. Reading this book will be a new experience for Orthopedic surgeons. They will be then able to assess soft tissue injury, making the right decision, manage the emergency department and would have options for wound closure and its covering.
The above-mentioned books are among the best orthopedic surgeon books which should be read by orthopedic surgeons in Pakistan. These books will give you a multidimensional perspectives for dealing with the orthopedic problems. Reading is beneficial so read books to enhance knowledge and apply them in your daily practice.