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Practical Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy
by Donald H. Johnson

Practical Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy is a comprehensive, practical guide to diagnosis and treatment of sports-related injuries.


  • Comprehensive, practical guide to diagnosis and treatment of sports-related injuries
  • Covers all the material required for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery's new Subspecialty Certificate in Sports Medicine examination
  • Emphasises detailed, step-by-step descriptions of surgical techniques, including the latest arthroscopic procedures
  • Over 800 full-colour original drawings and photographs illustrate the surgical techniques
  • Authors describe their preferred methods for treating each injury
  • Bulleted key points appear at the beginning of each chapter


Basic Science

  1. Periarticular Ligamentous Tissue: A Biochemical and Physiologic Assessment
  2. Meniscus
  3. Articular Cartilage: A Brief Review of its Structure, Function, and Repair
  4. Skeletal Muscle and Tendon


  1. Cervical Spine Injuries in the Athlete
  2. The Thoracolumbar Spine
  3. Functional Spinal Rehabilitation

Thoracic Area

  1. Scapulothoracic Dysfunction, Burners, Stingers, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, and Miscellaneous Nerve Injuries

Head Injuries

  1. Head Injuries and Concussion


  1. Shoulder Anatomy and Biomechanics
  2. Shoulder Impingement
  3. Shoulder Labral Tears and Instability
  4. The Rotator Cuff
  5. Biceps Tendon
  6. Cartilage
  7. Pectoralis Major Tendon Ruptures
  8. Acute Injuries: Shoulder Fractures and Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular Joint Injuries
  9. Adhesive Capsulitis
  10. Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  11. Thermal Treatment, Sutures, Knots, and Bone Anchors
  12. Throwing Injuries
  13. Principles of Shoulder Rehabilitation

Upper Extremity

  1. Elbow Injuries
  2. Injuries of the Wrist and Hand

Hip and Thigh

  1. Anatomy and Kinematics of the Hip
  2. Hip Arthroscopy
  3. Intra-articular Lesions
  4. Hip Morphology and Related Pathology
  5. Extra-articular Lesions
  6. Snapping Hip Syndrome
  7. Occult Groin Injuries: Athletic Pubalgia, Sports Hernia, and Osteitis Pubis
  8. Sports Related Bony Lesions of the Hip: Fractures, Stress Fractures, Avulsion, AVN, Dislocation, and Subluxation


  1. Basic Science of the Knee
  2. The Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  3. Medial Collateral Ligament
  4. The Posterior Cruciate Ligament
  5. The ACL PCL Injured (Dislocated) Knee
  6. The Meniscus
  7. Meniscus Allografts
  8. Patellar Problems in Athletes
  9. Fractures—Tibial Plateau, Distal Femur, Patella, Avulsions of the Intercondylar Eminence, Osgood-Schlatter Disease
  10. Tendon Disorders
  11. Chondral Injuries and Osteoarthritis
  12. Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction with Patellar Tendon Autograft: Principles of Rehabilitaion

Leg, Ankle, and Foot

  1. Leg, Ankle, and Foot: History, Physical, and Investigations
  2. Muscles Strains and Contusions
  3. Chronic Compartment Sydnrome
  4. Instability of the Ankle
  5. Treatment of Osteochondral Lesions of the Talar Dome
  6. Tendon Disorders in the Lower Extremity
  7. Stress Fractures of the Athletic Leg, Ankle, and Foot
  8. Ligamentous Lisfranc Joint Injuries: Leg/Ankle/Foot: Midfoot Injuries, Lisfranc
  9. Hallux Valgues in the Athlete

General Topics

  1. Stress Fractures in Athletes
  2. Female Issues in Sport: Risk Factors and Prevention of ACL Injuries
  3. Ligament Injuries in Children and Adolescents
  4. Environmental Issues for the Athlete
  5. Team Physician Issues
  6. Traveling Team Physician
  7. Mass Participation Events


  • Team Physician Consensus Statement
  • Sideline Preparedness for the Team Physician
  • Team Physician and Conditioning of Athletes for Sports
  • Team Physician and Return to Play Issues
  • Female Athlete Issues for the Team Physician


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Practical Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy
by Donald H. Johnson
2007 • 1,066 pages • $268.00 + shipping
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