Pediatric Lower Limb Deformities: Principles and Techniques by Sanjeev Sabharwal

By Sanjeev Sabharwal

Comprehensive and generously illustrated, this article highlights either common ideas and particular innovations for coping with the spectrum of pediatric reduce limb deformities. it really is divided thematically into 5 sections, although any bankruptcy can stand by itself to steer the clinician in particular occasions. half I covers basic rules and methods, together with etiology, medical review, imaging in addition to assorted surgical equipment. half II, masking comparable recommendations and administration ideas, discusses smooth tissue contractures, amputations and dealing in austere and resource-challenged settings. Underlying stipulations include half III – particular metabolic, neuromuscular and tumor-related stipulations, in addition to arthrogryposis, Osteogenesis Imperfecta and diverse skeletal dysplasias. half IV provides congenital and developmental issues, similar to congenital femoral deficiency, hemimelias, tibial pseudoarthrosis and Blount disorder, whereas half V rounds out the e-book with chapters on sequelae with regards to assorted etiologies and their remedy. protecting all features of the administration of pediatric reduce limb deformities and written via well known specialists within the box, this textbook should be a useful source for orthopedic surgeons and trainees worldwide.

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Pediatric Lower Limb Deformities: Principles and Techniques of Management

Entire and generously illustrated, this article highlights either normal rules and particular ideas for coping with the spectrum of pediatric reduce limb deformities. it's divided thematically into 5 sections, notwithstanding any bankruptcy can stand by itself to lead the clinician in particular occasions.

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Sometimes children walk in a certain pattern as instructed by their parents when aware that the physician is watching. Thus, it is helpful to watch the child walk from the waiting area to the exam room when he or she is unaware of being examined. One should watch the child walk both with shoes and barefoot because shoes may hide dynamic conditions such as searching toes or dynamic forefoot adduction, two conditions attributed to contraction of the abductor hallucis creating a concave medial border of the foot during gait.

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