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The Little Ortho Book : The Bare Bones of Orthopedics, Paperback / softback Book

The Little Ortho Book : The Bare Bones of Orthopedics Paperback / softback


The Little Ortho Book: The Bare Bones of Orthopedics is a pocket-sized, easy-to-understand introduction into the field of orthopaedics.

Written with the non-specialist in mind, The Little Ortho Book provides the basics of orthopaedics for residents, medical students, front office staff, and industry sales force.

Dr. Antonia Chen takes complicated orthopaedic terms and conditions and explains them in ways that are understandable to all.

By focusing on common orthopaedic diagnoses and relevant anatomy, The Little Ortho Book: The Bare Bones of Orthopedics answers the questions that arise from orthopaedic conditions in user-friendly language that is understandable to everyone.

Portable and handy and supplemented with images and diagrams, this conversational-style book packs a big punch!

What is Inside:Descriptions of joint biomechanics and bone and muscle compositionCommonly performed exams are explained with a description of the condition being testedSports injuries, fractures, arthritis, and orthopaedic conditions in childrenDescription of medications that are commonly prescribed in orthopaedicsCommonly performed orthopaedic surgeries, including indications for surgery and descriptions of the procedures performed - all described in simplistic detailThe Little Ortho Book: The Bare Bones of Orthopedics is an easy-to-read resource for a wide variety of audiences who work in the orthopaedic industry or with orthopaedic patients, but isn't an orthopaedic surgeon.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 136 pages, 30 black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Musculoskeletal medicine
  • ISBN: 9781617110863



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