European Instructional Lectures

Volume 15, 2015, 16th EFORT Congress, Prague, Czech Republic

  • George Bentley

Part of the European Instructional Lectures book series (EICL, volume 15)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. General Orthopaedics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Lorenzo Drago
      Pages 3-10
    3. Olivier Borens, Ulrika Furustrand Tafin
      Pages 11-19
    4. Konstantinos N. Malizos, Konstantinos Bargiotas, Sokratis Varitimidis
      Pages 21-26
    5. Radovan Kubes
      Pages 27-40
  3. Tumours

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Zdenek Matejovsky Jr.
      Pages 55-61
  4. Trauma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Zdenek Klezl, Navjot Singh Bhangoo, Jan Stulik
      Pages 65-88
    3. Morten Schultz Larsen
      Pages 89-100
    4. Pol Maria Rommens, Alexander Hofmann
      Pages 109-123
  5. Hip

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Ricardo Jorge Gomes de Sousa, Paulo Amaral Rego
      Pages 127-141
    3. Maik Stiehler, Klaus-Peter Günther
      Pages 143-151
  6. Knee

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Joan C. Monllau, Pedro Hinarejos, Joan Leal, Raul Torres-Claramunt, Lluis Puig-Verdié
      Pages 155-168
    3. Michael E. Hantes, Alexander Tsarouhas
      Pages 169-183
  7. Paediatric Orthopaedics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Bernd Bittersohl, Christoph Zilkens, Bettina Westhoff, Rüdiger Krauspe
      Pages 187-202
  8. Foot and Ankle

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
    2. Yves Tourné, Christian Mabit, François Bonnel, Jean Luc Besse, Eric Toullec
      Pages 205-232

About this book


This fifteenth volume in the EUROPEAN INSTRUCTIONAL LECTURES series continues the format of educational chapters from across Orthopaedics and Traumatology contributed by distinguished Orthopaedic Educators in Europe.


It provides current material and major advances covering a range of topics including:


•          General Orthopaedics, Basic Science and Technology

•          Musculo-skeletal Tumours

•          Infections

•          Paediatric Orthopaedics

•          Trauma

•          Spine

•          Upper Limb

•          Hip

•          Knee

•          Lower Leg


All the chapters are based on lectures presented at the 16th EFORT Congress in Prague, Czech Republic.


The lectures are an authoritative source of information illustrated by radiographs, MRI, CT and PET Scans, operative photographs, tables and line drawings as appropriate. They are an invaluable source of instruction for Surgeons and Trainees alike.


This book was edited by Professor George Bentley, Chairman, Scientific Publications Committee of EFORT.


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Editors and affiliations

  • George Bentley
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital TrustStanmoreUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information EFORT 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-46286-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-46287-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-9812
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-9820
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