Publisher: CRC Press; 1 edition (September 30, 2002)
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Orthopaedic systems in aged sufferers are demanding and expensive. because the inhabitants a while those bills will proceed to increase. ORTHOPAEDIC concerns IN OSTEOPOROSIS weaves jointly idea and functions to supply the 1st reference to be had at the orthopaedic features of osteoporosis. the point of interest at the administration of sufferers who've had a fracture units this publication aside. that includes huge assurance of surgical administration of osteoporotic fractures, it highlights the demanding situations of inner fix in osteoporotic bone. The chapters mix the elemental and medical necessities of osteoporosis with the newest orthopaedic findings in utilized learn and surgical treatment.Fractures linked to osteoporosis account for almost all of the cash spent in this situation. despite the fact that, the orthpaedic therapy of osteoporotic bone is an impressive surgical challenge, and one now not coated explicitly in any publication - previously. With over three hundred tables, line drawings, equations, and macro or X-ray images, ORTHOPAEDIC concerns IN OSTEOPOROSIS is a protracted past due resource.About the Editor: Yuehuei H. (Huey) An, MD, graduated from the Harbin clinical collage, Harbin, Northeast China in 1983 and used to be informed in orthopaedic surgical procedure on the Beijing Ji Shui Tan medical institution (Residency), and in hand surgical procedure at Sydney clinic (Clinical Fellow), Australia. In 1991, Dr. An joined with Dr. Richard J. Friedman within the division of Orthopaedic surgical procedure on the clinical college of South Carolina to set up the MUSC Orthopaedic study Laboratory, that's now a multifunctional orthopaedic learn middle. Dr. An has released greater than a hundred clinical papers and publication chapters and greater than a hundred abstracts and edited 6 books, together with Animal types in Orthopaedic study (CRC Press 1999) and Mechanical trying out of Bone and the Bone-Implant Interface (CRC Press 2000). he's an lively member of 8 educational societies within the fields of orthopaedics, biomaterials, biomechanics, and tissue engineering.