Paediatric Orthopaedics

An Evidence-Based Approach to Clinical Questions

  • Sattar Alshryda
  • James S. Huntley
  • Paul A. Banaszkiewicz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. General Guidance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sattar Alshryda, James S. Huntley, Paul Banaszkiewicz
      Pages 3-4
    3. Raymond Pollock, Arkan S. Sayed-Noor
      Pages 5-16
  3. The Hip

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Richard O. E. Gardner, Sattar Alshryda, Simon P. Kelley, John Wedge
      Pages 27-42
    3. Daniel Perry, David Bodansky
      Pages 43-49
    4. Sattar Alshryda, Kai Tsang, Gavin De Kiewiet
      Pages 51-70
    5. Anthony Cooper, James A. Fernandes
      Pages 71-76
    6. Claire F. Murnaghan, Kim Ferguson
      Pages 77-81
    7. Sarah Rubin, Manoj Ramachandran
      Pages 83-89
  4. The Knee

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Abdelsalam Hegazy, Talal Ibrahim
      Pages 109-113
    3. Andrew Wheelton, Farhan Ali, Paul A. Banaszkiewicz
      Pages 115-124
    4. Charles A. Popkin, M. Lucas Murnaghan
      Pages 125-132
    5. Sonia Chaudhry, Paul A. Banaszkiewicz
      Pages 133-140
    6. Ibrar Majid, Talal Ibrahim
      Pages 141-148
  5. The Foot and Ankle

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Munier Hossain, Naomi Davis
      Pages 151-160
    3. Munier Hossain, Naomi Davis
      Pages 161-166
    4. Munier Hossain, Naomi Davis
      Pages 167-170
    5. Farhan Alvi, Neil Wilson
      Pages 171-174
    6. Anastasios Chytas, Samena Chaudhry, Sattar Alshryda
      Pages 175-182
    7. Munier Hossain, James S. Huntley
      Pages 183-192
    8. Kenan Dehne, Amy Robinson, Sattar Alshryda
      Pages 193-203
  6. The Spine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Jason J. Howard, Jane Farrelly
      Pages 213-228
    3. Athanasios I. Tsirikos, George Mataliotakis
      Pages 237-254
    4. Emmanouil Morakis, James Wright
      Pages 255-261
    5. Morag Harris, Peter Millner, Odhrán Murray
      Pages 263-276
  7. The Shoulder

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 277-277
    2. Talal Ibrahim, Abdelsalam Hegazy
      Pages 287-293
  8. The Elbow

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 295-295
    2. Emily J. Mounsey, Andrew Howard
      Pages 305-315
    3. David H. Hawkes, Matthew F. Nixon
      Pages 317-321
    4. Wei Y. Leong, Matthew F. Nixon
      Pages 323-328
  9. The Wrist and Hand

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 329-329
    2. Oluwarantimi O Ayodele, Alwyn Abraham
      Pages 347-352
    3. Assad A. Qureshi, Alwyn Abraham
      Pages 353-357
  10. Neuromuscular Diseases

About this book


This book provides a refined clinical guide for evidence-based recommendations in paediatric orthopaedics. Focusing on specific body regions (hip, knees, ankle and feet, spine, shoulder, elbow and wrist and hand) this resource addresses clinical questions related to conditions in these areas. A background section in each chapter sets the scene for the best available practice and also appraises the evidence for its strength and weakness. At the end of each chapter, the authors’ provide recommendations on future research.

Paediatric Orthopaedics: An Evidence-Based Approach to Clinical Questions has been edited by a team of surgeons with a great interest in evidence-based practice, who have brought together a group of international experts to produce this timely book. A wide spectrum audience including paediatric orthopaedic surgeons, trauma surgeons, orthopaedic residents, emergency department doctors, general practitioners and medical students looking for an evidence based approach to paediatric orthopaedics will find this book to be an essential guide for clinical practice.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Sattar Alshryda
    • 1
  • James S. Huntley
    • 2
  • Paul A. Banaszkiewicz
    • 3
  1. 1.Royal Manchester Children’s HospitalManchesterUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Sidra Medical and Research CenterDohaQatar
  3. 3.Queen Elizabeth HospitalGatesheadUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-41140-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-41142-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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