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Orthopedic Trauma Call for the Attending Surgeonis a clinically focused book that will help guide the orthopedic surgeon through the most commonly encountered injuries when on call. Drs. David J. Hak, Kyros R. Ipaktchi and Steven Morgan are joined by over 50 leading experts to provide a succinct and quick review of the key points that will allow you to provide patients with expert and immediate care. Inside Orthopedic Trauma Call for the Attending Surgeoneach chapter is written in an easy to read bulleted format that will allow for a quick review of the key facts you need to know while taking call. Chapters also cover emergent and definitive management and provide guidelines for when to consider referral to a higher level of care. The authors also share their tips and tricks for successful outcomes, while highlighting potential pitfalls and how to avoid them. Since it can be difficult to find time to read a traditional textbook or review article, Orthopedic Trauma Call for the Attending Surgeonis perfect for orthopedic surgeons, physician assistants, extenders who cover ER call, and orthopedic trainees.

Author Biography

David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS graduated from the University of Michigan and received his medical degree from Ohio State University. His postdoctoral training included an orthopedic residency at the University of California at Los Angeles and an orthopedic trauma fellowship at the University of California at Davis. He received his MBA in health care administration from Auburn University. He has been on the faculty of the University of Michigan, the University of California at Davis, and the University of Colorado. Dr. Hak is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. He serves in various leadership roles in the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the International Society for Fracture Repair. 

Kyros R. Ipaktchi, MD received his medical degree from the Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Germany and went on to complete his residency training in general surgery and orthopedic trauma surgery at the Free University in Berlin. He completed his fellowship training in orthopedic traumatology and hand surgery at the Charite University Hospital in Berlin, Germany and was a postgraduate researcher at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where he also completed a surgical critical care fellowship. Dr. Ipaktchi worked as faculty in orthopedic traumatology and plastic surgery at the Charite University Hospital in Berlin and at Hannover Medical Center in Hannover, Germany prior to his appointment at the University of Colorado, where he heads the hand/microvascular service at the Denver Health Medical Center. 

Steven J. Morgan, MD, FACS graduated from the University of Colorado and received his medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine University of Southern California. Residency training took place at the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center and was followed by an orthopedic trauma fellowship at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. He served for over a decade as a faculty member at the University of Colorado and was the Residency Program Director before proceeding into a nonacademic practice at the Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado. Dr. Morgan is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. He serves in various leadership roles in the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the Western Orthopaedic Association.

Table of Contents

About the Editors  
Contributing Authors  
Foreword by J. Tracy Watson, MD  

Chapter 1 Introduction and Additional Educational Resources  David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS 

Chapter 2 Medico-Legal Issues for the On-Call Orthopedic Surgeon  Michael Suk, MD, JD, MPH, FACS and Ryan Zitzke, MD 

Chapter 3 On-Call Contracts and Stipends Peter L. Althausen, MD, MBA and Rafael Neiman, MD  

Chapter 4 Inpatient Admission   Kimberly Broughton, Capt, USAF MC and Patrick M. Osborn, Lt Col, USAF MC  

Chapter 5 When to Transfer for a Higher Level of Care   Michael A. Miranda, MD  

Chapter 6 Temporary External Fixation Principles  Nirmal C. Tejwani, MD 

Chapter 7 Medical Management of the Trauma Patient   Jules A. Dumais, MD 

Chapter 8 Compartment Syndrome  Charles Moon, MD 

Chapter 9 Open Fractures  Chukwunenye K. Osuji, MD and Mark A. Lee, MD 

Chapter 10 Vascular Injuries   David Dromsky, MD, CDR, MC, USN  

Chapter 11 Distal Radius Fractures   Kyros R. Ipaktchi, MD 

Chapter 12 Hand Fractures  Kagan Ozer, MD 

Chapter 13 Adult Both Bone Forearm Fractures  Steven J. Morgan, MD, FACS 

Chapter 14 Radial Head Fractures  Milan K. Sen, MD 

Chapter 15 Olecranon Fractures  David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS 

Chapter 16 Elbow Dislocations  William Min, MD, MS, MBA and Philip R. Wolinsky, MD 

Chapter 17 Adult Bicolumnar Distal Humerus Fractures David E. Ruchelsman, MD and David C. Ring, MD, PhD 

Chapter 18 Humeral Shaft Fractures  Bruce H. Ziran, MD; Stephen Becher, MD; and David Robinson, MD 

Chapter 19 Proximal Humerus Fractures  Matthew D. Karam, MD and Andrew H. Schmidt, MD 

Chapter 20 Shoulder Dislocations and Shoulder Fracture-Dislocations  Ivan A. Garcia, MD and John M. Itamura, MD 

Chapter 21 Clavicle Fractures  Benjamin B. Barden, MD and Kyle J. Jeray, MD 

Chapter 22 Scapula Fractures Brett D. Crist, MD, FACS 

Chapter 23 Foot Fractures: Talus and Calcaneus  John E. Femino, MD and Phinit Phisitkul, MD 

Chapter 24 Foot Fractures: Metatarsal and Lisfranc John E. Femino, MD and Phinit Phisitkul, MD 

Chapter 25 Ankle Fractures  C. Tate Hepper, MD and Michael J. Gardner, MD 

Chapter 26 Pilon Fractures for the Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon Michael Sirkin, MD 

Chapter 27 Tibial Shaft Fractures  David C. Teague, MD and William J. Ertl, MD 

Chapter 28 Tibial Plateau Fractures  Donald A. Wiss, MD 

Chapter 29 Patella Fractures Daniel J. Stinner, MD and Cory Collinge, MD 

Chapter 30 Knee Dislocations  James P. Stannard, MD 

Chapter 31 Supracondylar Femur Fractures David J. Merriman, MD and William M. Ricci, MD 

Chapter 32 Femoral Shaft Fractures  James F. Mautner, MD and Michael J. Bosse, MD 

Chapter 33 Intertrochanteric Femur Fractures  Michael P. Leslie, DO and Michael R. Baumgaertner, MD 

Chapter 34 Femoral Neck Fractures  Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FRCS and Steven J. Morgan, MD, FACS 

Chapter 35 Hip Dislocations  Jeffrey M. Smith, MD and Emily Benson, MD 

Chapter 36 Low-Energy Pelvic Ring Injuries  Rupen Dattani, BSc(Hons), MBBch, MD, MRCS, FRCS(TR & Orth) and Pierre Guy, MDCM, MBA, FRCS(C) 

Chapter 37 High-Energy Pelvic Fractures  Kaan Irgit, MD; Zhiyong Hou, MD; and Wade R. Smith, MD 

Chapter 38 Acetabular Fractures  David Stephen, MD, FRCS(C) 

Chapter 39 Vertebral Burst Fractures  Hiroyuki Yoshihara, MD, PhD; Todd F. VanderHeiden, MD; Sebastian Weckbach, MD; and Philip F. Stahel, MD, FACS

Chapter 40 Spine Fracture-Dislocations  Todd F. VanderHeiden, MD and Philip F. Stahel, MD, FACS 

Chapter 41 Low-Energy Spine Trauma: Low Back Pain, Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures, and Cauda Equina Syndrome  Todd F. VanderHeiden, MD and Philip F. Stahel, MD, FACS 

Chapter 42 Pediatric Fracture Principles and Growth Plate Injuries  Alfred A. Mansour III, MD and Robert E. Eilert, MD 

Chapter 43 Pediatric Forearm Fractures Brian K. Brighton, MD, MPH and Steven L. Frick, MD 

Chapter 44 Pediatric Elbow Fractures: Supracondylar Fractures, Lateral Condyle Fractures, Transphyseal Fractures 
Nicholas A. Beck, MD and John M. Flynn, MD 

Chapter 45 Pediatric Femoral Shaft Fractures  Susan A. Scherl, MD 

Chapter 46 Pediatric Tibia Fractures  John D. Polousky, MD 

Chapter 47 Periprosthetic Fractures of the Hip  George J. Haidukewych, MD and Charles Stewart Jr, MD 

Chapter 48 Periprosthetic Fractures: Knee  E. Mark Hammerberg, MD 

Chapter 49 Soft Tissue Injuries  Randy Sherman, MD, FACS and Kamil Erfanian, MD 

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