Fracture Reduction and Fixation Techniques

Upper Extremities

  • Peter V. Giannoudis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. General Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ippokratis Pountos, Peter V. Giannoudis
      Pages 3-17
    3. Ippokratis Pountos, K. Newman, Peter V. Giannoudis
      Pages 19-29
  3. Innovations in Fracture Reduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Rami Mosheiff, Amal Khoury
      Pages 43-49
    3. Peter V. Giannoudis, Theodoros Tosounidis
      Pages 51-58
    4. Theodoros H. Tosounidis, Peter V. Giannoudis
      Pages 59-67
    5. David J. Hak
      Pages 69-76
    6. Charalampos G. Zalavras
      Pages 77-85
  4. An Anatomical Based Approach: Upper Extremity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. Paul Cowling
      Pages 89-91
    3. Harish Kapoor, Osman Riaz, Adeel Aqil
      Pages 93-96
    4. Makoto Kobayashi, Takashi Matsushita
      Pages 97-100
    5. David Limb
      Pages 101-108
    6. Mark Philipson
      Pages 109-111
    7. Harish Kapoor, Adeel Aqil, Osman Riaz
      Pages 113-120
    8. Anthony Howard, Theodoros Tosounidis, Peter V. Giannoudis
      Pages 121-131
    9. Stefaan Nijs
      Pages 133-142
    10. Odysseas Paxinos, Theodoros H. Tosounidis, Peter V. Giannoudis
      Pages 143-149
    11. Mark Philipson
      Pages 151-155
    12. Austin Hill, David Ring
      Pages 157-161
    13. Katharina Sommer, Ingo Marzi
      Pages 173-190
    14. Theodoros H. Tosounidis, Paul J. Harwood
      Pages 191-200
    15. Georg Gradl
      Pages 201-225
    16. Tristan E. McMillan, Alan J. Johnstone
      Pages 227-236
    17. Anica Herlyn, Alice Wichelhaus
      Pages 237-245
    18. Laurent Obert, Francois Loisel, Daniel Lepage
      Pages 247-254
    19. Sam Vollans
      Pages 255-259
    20. Laurent Obert, Gauthier Menu, Daniel Lepage, Francois Loisel
      Pages 261-269
    21. Laurent Obert, Margaux Delord, Gauthier Menu, Damien Feuvrier, Isabelle Pluvy, Francois Loisel
      Pages 271-276
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 277-282

About this book


In this highly illustrated book, the techniques of fracture reduction are clearly demonstrated using a step-wise approach with real time intra-operative photographs. Tips and tricks for how to avoid pitfalls are presented by a panel of experts and all upper extremity anatomical sites are included to give the readers a complete overview of how to perform reduction techniques for different fracture types. This book will be an essential guide for surgeons to utilise the available reduction instruments and preserve the vitality of the surrounding soft tissues and bone.​


Acromioclavicular Joint Dislocation Clavicle Fracture Scapula Fracture Coronoid fracture Galeazzi Fracture Lumbar spine

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter V. Giannoudis
    • 1
  1. 1.School of MedicineUniversity of LeedsLeeds, YorkshireUK

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-68627-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-68628-8
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