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

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.‚Äč


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, YorkshireUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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