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Surgical Atlas of Sports Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology

  • Andreas B. Imhoff
  • Matthias J. Feucht


  • Clearly presents and describes more than 75 arthroscopic and open techniques for dealing with sports-related injuries and problems

  • Includes coverage of the latest arthroscopic techniques

  • More than 500 illustrations comprising arthroscopic views, artist drawings, X-rays and clinical and operative photographs


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Shoulder

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Matthias J. Feucht, Sepp Braun
      Pages 11-24
    3. Matthias J. Feucht, Sepp Braun, Philipp Minzlaff, Nikolaus Rosenstiel, Mohamed Aboalata
      Pages 25-53
    4. Matthias J. Feucht, Sepp Braun, Nikolaus Rosenstiel
      Pages 55-86
    5. Andreas Schmitt, Stephan Vogt
      Pages 87-95
    6. Ingo J. Banke, Stephan Lorenz
      Pages 97-100
    7. Stephan Lorenz, Matthias J. Feucht, Tobias M. Kraus
      Pages 101-110
  3. Elbow

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Johannes E. Plath, Andreas Lenich, Stephan Vogt
      Pages 113-118
    3. Johannes E. Plath, Stephan Vogt
      Pages 119-122
    4. Johannes E. Plath, Stephan Vogt, Andreas Lenich
      Pages 123-140
  4. Hip and pelvis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. Claudio Mella
      Pages 143-172
    3. Tim Saier, Peter U. Brucker, Killian Müller-Wohlfahrt
      Pages 173-182
  5. Knee

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 183-183
    2. Matthias J. Feucht, Stefan Döbele, Stefan Hinterwimmer
      Pages 185-192
    3. Stefan Döbele, Stefan Hinterwimmer, Gebhart Meidinger
      Pages 193-210
    4. Matthias J. Feucht, Stefan Hinterwimmer, Stefan Döbele, Gebhart Meidinger
      Pages 211-244

About this book


This atlas depicts and describes the newest arthroscopic and open techniques for dealing with sports orthopaedic injuries and problems. More than 75 surgical procedures are presented step by step with the aid of superb illustrations. Arthroscopic views, artist drawings, X-rays, and clinical and operative photographs are all included to demonstrate exactly how each procedure should be performed. Individual sections are devoted to the shoulder, elbow, pelvis/hip, knee, and ankle/foot. By offering complete illustrated guidance on the surgical management of sports-related injuries, the Surgical Atlas of Sports Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology will prove invaluable to both novice and experienced surgeons.


Ankle Elbow Hip Knee Shoulder

Editors and affiliations

  • Andreas B. Imhoff
    • 1
  • Matthias J. Feucht
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Orthopaedic Sports MedicineHospital Rechts der IsarMunichGermany
  2. 2.Dept. of Orthopaedic Sports MedicineHospital Rechts der IsarMünchenGermany

About the editors

Andreas B. Imhoff, MD, is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director of the Department of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at the Technical University Munich, Germany. He took up this position in 1996, having previously worked at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Balgrist Hospital, University of Zurich. Dr. Imhoff has occupied a number of leading positions in societies. He has been President and General Secretary of the German Society of Arthroscopic Surgery (AGA), an Executive Board member for the German Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, and a Board member and Chairman of the Program Committee for ISAKOS (International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine). Dr. Imhoff has been the editor of several journals and is currently on the editorial boards for Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, European Journal of Trauma, Sportorthopädie – Sporttraumatologie and Deutsche Zeitschrift für Sportmedizin. He is the author or editor of 22 books in the field and has authored more than 120 papers in peer-reviewed journals.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Surgical Atlas of Sports Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology
  • Editors Andreas B. Imhoff
    Matthias J. Feucht
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-662-43775-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-662-50854-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-662-43776-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXIII, 372
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 459 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Surgical Orthopedics
    Traumatic Surgery
    Sports Medicine
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Industry Sectors
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“This is probably the best atlas/textbook on sports orthopaedics available. … I recommend this book to traumatologists and orthopedic surgeons, residents, and students. It is also helpful to sports and rehabilitation specialists.” (Joseph J. Grenier,, May, 2015)

“This surgical atlas on sports orthopedics is divided into anatomic areas, detailing the most common operations for each. … The appropriate audience is practicing sports medicine orthopedic surgeons as well as trainees … . The illustrations are consistently top notch, and the book covers a wide range of sports medicine operative problems … .” (Scott A. Magnes, Doody's Book Reviews, April, 2015)