Orthopaedic Surgery/Basic Sciences

Orthopaedic Surgery

INTRODUCTION · AUTHORS · ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS · NOTE TO AUTHORS
1.Basic Sciences · 2.Upper Limb · 3.Foot and Ankle · 4.Spine · 5.Hand and Microsurgery · 6.Paediatric Orthopaedics · 7.Adult Reconstruction · 8.Sports Medicine · 9.Musculoskeletal Tumours · 10.Injury · 11.Surgical Procedures · 12.Rehabilitation · 13.Practice


Basic Sciences
<<Note To Authors Bone>>


CHAPTER 1: Basic Sciences

BoneEdit

JointsEdit

Articular TissuesEdit

  1. Cartilage
  2. Synovium
  3. Meniscus

Extra-articular TissuesEdit

  1. Capsule
  2. Ligaments

ArthrosesEdit

Non-InflammatoryEdit

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Neuropathic Arthropathy
  • Acute Rheumatic Fever
  • Ochronosis
  • Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteochondromatosis

InflammatoryEdit

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Spondyloarthropathies
    1. Ankylosing Spondylitis
    2. Reiter's Syndrome
    3. Psoriatic Arthropathy
    4. Enteropathic Arthropathy
  • Crystalline Arthropathies
    1. Gout
    2. Chondrocalcinosis
    3. Calcium Hydroxyapatite Deposition

InfectionsEdit

  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Tuberculous Arthritis
  • Fungal Arthritis
  • Lyme Arthritis

HaemorrhagicEdit

  • Haemophilic Arthropathy
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis

Neuromuscular TissueEdit

Connective TissuesEdit

  • Tendons
  • Ligaments
  • Orthopaedic Surgery/Intervertebral Discs
  • Soft Tissue Healing
  • Soft Tissue Implants

Molecular BiologyEdit

Orthopaedic InfectionsEdit

  • Soft Tissue Infections
    1. Cellulitis
    2. Erysipelas
    3. Necrotising Fascitis
    4. Gas Gangrene
    5. Toxic Shock Syndrome
    6. Surgical Wound Infection
    7. Bite Injuries
    8. Marine Injuries
  • Bone Infections
    1. Acute Haematogenous Osteomyelitis
    2. Acute Osteomyelitis
    3. Subacute Osteomyelitis
    4. Chronic Osteomyelitis
    5. Chronic Sclerosing Osteomyelitis
    6. Chronic Multifocal osteomyelitis
    7. Osteomyelitis with Unusual Organisms
  • Joint Infections
    1. Septic Arthritis
    2. Septic Bursitis
    3. Infected Total Joint Arthroplasty
  • Other Infections
    1. Tetanus
    2. Rabies
    3. Puncture Wounds of Foot
    4. Diabetic Foot
    5. Paronychia
    6. Fungal Infestations
    7. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
    8. Hepatitis
    9. Allograft Infections
  • Antibiotics

Perioperative ConsiderationsEdit

Imaging and Special StudiesEdit

  • Decision Making
  • Radiography
  • Computed Tomography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Arthrography
  • Nuclear Medicine
    1. Bone Scan
    2. Gallium Scan
    3. WBC Scan
    4. Other Scans
  • Electrodiagnostic Studies
  • Ultrasonography
  • Bone Density Measurement

BiophysicsEdit

  • Basic Concepts
  • Biomaterials
    1. Metals
      • Screws
      • Plates
      • Intramedullary Nails
      • Dynamic Compression Screw
      • External Fixator
      • Total Hip Arthroplasty
      • Total Knee Arthroplasty
    2. Polyethylene
    3. Polymethlymethacrylate
    4. Silicones
    5. Ceramics
    6. Bone
    7. Ligaments and Tendons
    8. Articular Cartilage
  • Biomechanics
    1. General Concepts
    2. Hip
    3. Knee
    4. Ankle and Foot
    5. Spine
    6. Shoulder
    7. Elbow
    8. Wrist and Hand

Clinical AnatomyEdit

  • Shoulder
  • Arm
  • Forearm
  • Wrist and Hand
  • Spine
  • Hip
  • Thigh
  • Knee
  • Ankle
  • Foot
  • Surgical Approaches
Last modified on 16 July 2009, at 20:47