book, you'll be able to update your knowledge in the field of foot and ankle
surgery and pathology. This book includes a sport injuries section dedicated to
Achilles tendon injuries in athletes and to ankle injuries in basketball
This sequence presents the fundamental
principles of muscle physiology and clinical problems of abnormal muscle
physiology. Students learn to understand the processes involved in development
of the musculoskeletal system and commonly encountered developmental
In this little book the
attempt is made to present Orthopedic Surgery in a simple way to the student and
practitioner by re-arranging the subject so that the deformities which fall to
the orthopedist are grouped both etiologically and chronologically.
focus of this lecture note is to familiarize the student with the mechanical
considerations underlying the broad range of implants currently used in the
practice of orthopaedic surgery. Particular emphasis will be placed upon
understanding the biomechanical factors involved in device design.