© 2012

ESSKA Instructional Course Lecture Book

Geneva 2012

  • Jacques Menetrey
  • Stefano Zaffagnini
  • Daniel Fritschy
  • Niek van Dijk
  • A collection of instructional course lectures given during the 15th ESSKA Congress in 2012

  • Covers most of the hot topics in the field

  • Presents up-to-date core knowledge with a didactic orientation


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Mohsen Hussein, Jürgen Höher, Rainer Sieboldl, Peter Faunø, Svend Erik Christiansen, Bent Lund et al.
    Pages 1-9
  3. Gregorz Adamczyk, Maciej Miszczak, Mustafa Karahan, Radovan Mihelic, Manos Antonogiannakis, Vojtech Havlas et al.
    Pages 11-22
  4. Ulunay Kanatli, Antonio Cartucho, Angel Calvo, Boris Poberaj
    Pages 23-30
  5. G. Deschamps, C. Dodd, P. Hernigou, A. Franz, S. Parratte, J. M. Aubaniac et al.
    Pages 31-40
  6. P. Golanó, J. Vega, P. A. J. de Leeuw, C. Niek van Dijk, T. Ögüt, P. d’Hooghe et al.
    Pages 41-63
  7. Tom Van Hoof, Michiel Cromheecke, Thomas Tampere, Katharina D’herde, Jan Victor, Peter C. M. Verdonk et al.
    Pages 65-86
  8. C. Hantes, Magnus Forssblad, Andreas Weiler, A. Amendola, M. Denti, C. Bait et al.
    Pages 87-97
  9. Antonio Cartucho, Pascal Gleyze, Antoon Van Raebroeckx, Bruno Toussaint, Roman Brzoska, Adrian Blasiak et al.
    Pages 99-137
  10. Daniel Whelan, Iftach Hetsroni, Lars Engebretsen, Robert G. Marx
    Pages 139-149
  11. R. J. van Heerwaarden, S. Spruijt, P. Niemeyer, D. Freiling, S. Schröter
    Pages 151-162
  12. Asbjørn Årøen, Einar Andreas Sivertsen, Britt Elin Øiestad, Sverre Løken, Lars Petter Granan
    Pages 163-171
  13. Ferdinando Battistella, Grzegorz Adamczyk, Maciej Miszczak, Christophe Rizzo, Christophe Mathoulin, Eva-Maria Baur et al.
    Pages 173-202
  14. Andrew G. Geeslin, Casey M. Pierce, Robert F. LaPrade, Lars Engebretsen
    Pages 203-213
  15. Mats Brittberg, Alberto Gobbi, Anup Kumar, Henning Madry, Andreas H. Gomoll, Deepak Goyal
    Pages 215-234
  16. Victoria B. Duthon, Fredrik K. Almqvist, Peter C. M. Verdonk, Paolo Adravanti, Philippe Neyret, Jean-Louis Briard et al.
    Pages 235-251
  17. W. Jaap Willems, Luigi Pederzini, Paolo Arrigoni, François Kelberine, Marc R. Safran
    Pages 253-265
  18. Tiburtius V. S. Klos, Stefano Zaffagnini, Philippe D. Colombet, Andrea Ferretti, Edoardo Monaco, Antonio Vadala
    Pages 267-286
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 287-293

About this book


This book contains a collection of instructional course lectures given during the 15th ESSKA (European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy) Congress, held in Geneva during May 2012. The lectures cover a wide range of hot topics in the field, including diverse injuries and management techniques. Each lecture has a practical focus and provides an up-to-date synthesis of core knowledge on the subject in question with the aid of high-quality illustrations. Take home messages and key recommendations are highlighted. This book will be of value to practitioners and researchers alike.


Biology Knee arthroplasty Research Shoulder Sport medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Jacques Menetrey
    • 1
  • Stefano Zaffagnini
    • 2
  • Daniel Fritschy
    • 3
  • Niek van Dijk
    • 4
  1. 1., Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity Hospital of GenevaGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Clinica Ortopedica Traumatologica IIIIstituti Ortopedico RizzoliBolognaItaly
  3. 3., Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity Hospital of GenevaGenevaSwitzerland
  4. 4.Academic Medical Centre, Orthopedic SurgeryUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamNetherlands

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title ESSKA Instructional Course Lecture Book
  • Book Subtitle Geneva 2012
  • Editors Jacques Menetrey
    Stefano Zaffagnini
    Daniel Fritschy
    C. Niek van Dijk
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information ESSKA 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-642-29445-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-662-50875-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-29446-4
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 293
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Surgical Orthopedics
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