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Imaging of Pediatric Bone and Joint Trauma

  • Fabio Martino
  • Claudio Defilippi
  • Roberto Caudana

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. F. Martino, L. Falcone, M. Indolfi, F. M. Matarazzo, G. Martino
    Pages 1-33
  3. C. Defilippi, P. Pautasso, C. Faletti
    Pages 35-48
  4. M. Valle, A. Tagliafico, L. Oppezzi, N. Gandolfo, P. Tomà, C. Martinoli
    Pages 49-67
  5. E. Genovese, A. Leonardi, L. Callegari, M. G. Angeretti, M. Albrizio, E. Spanò et al.
    Pages 69-81
  6. E. Pacciani, F. Randisi, C. Orazi, M. Valle, C. Martinoli
    Pages 83-95
  7. D. Barbuti, E. Pacciani, M. Cirillo, A. Magistrelli, L. Tanturri de Horatio
    Pages 125-150
  8. D. Barbuti, E. Pacciani, A. Magistrelli, M. Cirillo, F. Fassari, L. Tanturri de Horatio
    Pages 151-177
  9. C. Defilippi, B. Santoro, P. Pautasso
    Pages 179-182
  10. C. Defilippi, B. Santoro, P. Pautasso
    Pages 183-186
  11. C. Defilippi, B. Santoro, P. Pautasso
    Pages 187-202
  12. M. Solarino, B. Solarino
    Pages 203-209

About this book


Imagingof Pediatric Bone and Joint Trauma is a multiauthored work dealing comprehensivelywith the various aspects of imaging of pediatric musculoskeletal trauma. Thebook is ideally subdivided in three main sections: an overview of traumaticlesions; imaging of traumatic injuries according to body region; typical traumaticinjuries of early infancy. This latter section also presents a review of thelegal aspects of dealing with child abuse (with specific focus on the ‘batteredchild’), including current international medico-legal guidelines.

The book’sdidactic approach and its wide-ranging account of the subject makes it of valueto practitioners from the full range of disciplines involved in the diagnosis andmanagement of pediatric bone and joint trauma.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Fabio Martino
    • 1
  • Claudio Defilippi
    • 2
  • Roberto Caudana
    • 3
  1. 1.Radiology DepartmentPoliclinico - Giovanni XXIII HospitalBariItaly
  2. 2.Pediatric Radiology ServiceRegina Margherita Children’s HospitalTurinItaly
  3. 3.Medical Imaging ServiceMilanItaly

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From the reviews:

“This book covers all the topics relating to paediatric bone and joint trauma. It is clearly written and describes succinctly the pathophysiology, clinical features, imaging findings and treatment options for different types of injuries. … There are over 400 radiographic, ultrasound, CT and MR images and, where relevant, excellent schematic representations accompany the images. … its wide ranging up-to-date account makes it highly relevant to all health-care professionals … . also recommended for radiologists in training who would like a good overview of the subject.” (S. Haque, RAD Magazine, September, 2011)