Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic
Surgical Oncology

Publication Date: 
February 13, 2012 | ISBN-10: 1451176287 | ISBN-13: 978-1451176285 | Edition: 1 Har/Psc

Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgical Oncology provides full-color, step-by-step explanations of all operative procedures in orthopaedic oncology.  This text contains the chapters from the oncology section in Sam W. Wiesel's Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Written by experts from leading institutions around the world, this superbly illustrated volume focuses on mastery of operative techniques and also provides a thorough understanding of how to select the best procedure, how to avoid complications, and what outcomes to expect.  Accompanying the book is a companion website with the fully searchable text and procedural videos.

The user-friendly format is ideal for quick preoperative review of the steps of a procedure. Each procedure is broken down step by step, with full-color intraoperative photographs and drawings that demonstrate how to perform each technique. Extensive use of bulleted points and tables allows quick and easy reference.

Each clinical problem is discussed in the same format: definition, anatomy, physical exams, pathogenesis, natural history, physical findings, imaging and diagnostic studies, differential diagnosis, non-operative management, surgical management, pearls and pitfalls, postoperative care, outcomes, and complications.

TABLE OF CONTENTS Click on link to download chapter in PDF format (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

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Chapter 1:  Overview of Musculoskeletal Tumors and Preoperative Evaluation

Chapter 2:  Biopsy of Musculoskeletal Tumors

Chapter 3:  Overview of Endoprosthetic Reconstruction

Chapter 4:  Expandable Prostheses

Chapter 5:  Surgical Management of Metastatic Bone Disease: General Considerations

Chapter 6:  Cryosurgical Ablation of Bone Tumors

Chapter 7:  Overview of Resections Around the Shoulder Girdle

Chapter 8:  Total Scapular Resections with Endoprosthetic Reconstruction

Chapter 9:  Proximal Humeral Resection with Allograft Prosthetic Composite

Chapter 10:  Proximal Humerus Resection with Endoprosthetic Replacement: Intra-articular and Extra-articular Resections

Chapter 11:  Distal Humeral Resection with Prosthetic Reconstruction

Chapter 12:  Surgical Management of Metastatic Bone Disease: Humeral Lesions

Chapter 13:  Axillary Space Exploration and Resections

Chapter 14:  Forequarter Amputation

Chapter 15:  Above-Elbow and Below-Elbow Amputations

Chapter 16:  Primary and Metastatic Tumors of the Spine: Total En Bloc Spondylectomy

Chapter 17:  Overview on Pelvic Resections: Surgical Considerations and Classifications

Chapter 18:  Surgical Technique for Resection and Reconstruction of Supra-acetabular Metastatic Lesions

Chapter 19:  Buttockectomy

Chapter 20:  Surgical Management of Metastatic Bone Disease: Pelvic Lesions

Chapter 21:  Posterior Flap Hemipelvectomy

Chapter 22:  Anterior Flap Hemipelvectomy

Chapter 23:  Hip Disarticulation

Chapter 24:  Proximal and Total Femur Resection with Endoprosthetic Reconstruction

Chapter 25:  Distal Femoral Resections with Endoprosthetic Replacement

Chapter 26:  Proximal Tibia Resection with Endoprosthetic Reconstruction

Chapter 27:  Fibular Resections

Chapter 28:  The Use of Free Vascularized Fibular Grafts for Reconstruction of Segmental Bone Defects

Chapter 29:  Use of Allografts and Segmental Prostheses for Reconstruction of Segmental Bone Defects

Chapter 30:  Quadriceps Resections

Chapter 31:  Adductor Muscle Group (Medial Thigh) Resection

Chapter 32:  Hamstrings Muscle Group (Posterior Thigh) Resection

Chapter 33:  Overview of Surgical Resection of Space Sarcomas

Chapter 34:  Popliteal Resections

Chapter 35:  Soleus Resection

Chapter 36:  Surgical Approach and Management of Tumors of the Sartorial Canal

Chapter 37:  Surgical Management of Metastatic Bone Disease: Femoral Lesions

Chapter 38:  Foot and Ankle Amputations: Ray Resections

Chapter 39:  Creating an Above-Knee Amputation Stump After Hip Disarticulation

Chapter 40:  Above-Knee Amputation

Chapter 41:  Below-Knee Amputation

Chapter 42:  Foot and Ankle Amputations: Lisfranc/Chopart

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