Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy,
Edition 2
By David J. Slutsky, MD, FRCS

Publication Date: 06 Dec 2016

For step-by-step, easy-to-follow guidance from an expert in the field, turn to Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy, 2nd Edition. Dr. David J. Slutsky describes the utility and applications of wrist and small joint arthroscopy for a variety of clinical conditions. Each chapter contains a large literature review section which provides perspective as to the expected outcomes of any given procedure, in addition to multiple clinical examples.

Key Features

  • Covers hand and wrist arthroscopy in great detail, helping you enhance your arthroscopic skills in the surgical management of patients with chronic wrist pain, carpal instability, triangular fibrocartilage tears, distal radioulnar joint instability, arthroscopic resection arthroplasty of the trapeziometacarpal and scaphotrapezial joints, arthroscopic partial wrist fusions, and proximal row carpectomy, to name just a few.
  • Offers detailed instruction in the use of arthroscopy as an adjunctive procedure to the open treatment of distal radius fractures, scapholunate ligament reconstruction, perilunate injuries, and more.
  • Includes hundreds of high-quality color photographs.
  • Uses a consistent, templated format so you can find the guidance you need quickly.
  • Provides online access to over 100 videos of clinical case examples and anatomical demonstrations showcasing the application and technique of a variety of procedures.
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, videos, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
About the author
By David J. Slutsky, MD, FRCS, Chief of Reconstructive Hand Surgery, The Hand and Wrist Center, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
Table of Contents

Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy, 2e
I. Wrist Arthroscopy Portals
 1. Wrist Arthroscopy Portals
 2. Trapeziometacarpal and Scaphotrapezial Arthroscopy Portals

II. Ulnocarpal Joint
 3. Triangular Fibrocartilage Tears
 4. Foveal Tears and Arthroscopy of the Distal Radioulnar Joint
 5. Ulnocarpal Impaction Syndrome and Ulnar Styloid Impaction Syndrome

III. Carpal Ligament Injury
 6. The Role of Wrist Arthroscopy in Scapholunate Instability
 7. Lunotriquetral Injuries: Arthroscopic Management
 8. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears
 9. The Role of Arthroscopy in Midcarpal Instability

IV. Wrist and Carpal Fractures
 10. Arthroscopic Treatment of Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions
 11. Arthroscopic Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures
 12. Arthroscopic Treatment of Intra-Articular Malunions of the Distal Radius
 13. The Role of Arthroscopy in Perilunate Injuries

V. Arthritis and Degenerative Disorders
 14. Arthroscopic Wrist Capsulotomy
 15. Arthroscopy in Arthritis
 16. The Use of Arthroscopy in Kienböck’s Disease
 17. Arthroscopic Wrist Ganglionectomy
 18. Arthroscopic Radial Styloidectomy
 19. Arthroscopic Partial Scaphoidectomy for Schaphoid Nonunion
 20. Arthroscopic Partial Wrist Fusions
 21. Arthroscopic Proximal Row Carpectomy

VI. Small Joint Arthroscopy
 22. Metacarpophalangal Joint Arthroscopy
 23. Arthroscopic Treatment of First Metacarpal Base Fractures
 24. Arthroscopic Reduction and Percutaneous Fixation of 5th Carpometacarpal Fracture Dislocations
 25. Arthroscopic Treatment of Trapeziometacarpal Osteoarthritis
 26. Arthroscopic Treatment of Scaphotrapezial-trapezoidal Osteoarthritis


Book details
ISBN: 9780323392662
Page Count: 280
Retail Price : £221.99