Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed

Mark Miller, MD; Cyril Mauffrey, MD; David J. Hak, MD, MBA
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Book Description

As medical information expands at an exponential pace, the ability to quickly identify relevant articles becomes increasingly difficult.
Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed by Drs. Mark D. Miller, Cyril Mauffrey and David J. Hak offers a simple way to access and review the key points from the most relevant and important published articles.
With Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed orthopedic trainees may be able to quickly review several articles in preparation for a morning conference presentation of patients with a specific injury, while practicing surgeons may be able to advise patients on the relative benefits of one treatment over another.
Key references include:
• Classic articles
• Landmark articles
• Up-to-date reviews
• Important clinical trials
Each article is formatted to include an article citation, a summation of the abstract, a summary of key points, and author commentary. This enables readers to quickly review “bottom-line” information from the most important articles and clinical trials in orthopedic sports medicine in order to effectively plan and guide treatment.
Rapid Reference Review in Sports Medicine: Pivotal Papers Revealed is a great literary reference that will prove highly useful to orthopedic residents, fellows, and physician assistants.

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About the Editors 

Section I  Knee 

Chapter 1  Knee Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Clinical Rating

Chapter 2  Meniscal Tear Debridement and Repair 

Chapter 3  Meniscal Transplantation 

Chapter 4  Osteochondral Lesions 

Chapter 5  Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury and

Chapter 6  Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury and

Chapter 7  Posterolateral Corner Injuries 

Chapter 8  Medial Collateral Ligament Injuries 

Chapter 9  Lateral Collateral Ligament Injuries  

Chapter 10  Knee Dislocations 

Chapter 11  Patellofemoral Disorders and Dislocations 

Chapter 12  Miscellaneous Knee Topics  

Section II  Hip 

Chapter 13  Hip Labral Tears  

Chapter 14  Femoroacetabular Impingement  

Chapter 15  Miscellaneous Hip Topics  

Section III Shoulder  

Chapter 16  Shoulder Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Clinical
 Rating Systems  

Chapter 17  Shoulder Instability  

Chapter 18  Shoulder Dislocation  

Chapter 19  Impingement Syndrome  

Chapter 20  Rotator Cuff Tears  

Chapter 21  Proximal Biceps Tendon Injuries 

Chapter 22  Acromioclavicular Disorders  

Chapter 23  Adhesive Capsulitis 

Section IV Elbow 

Chapter 24  Lateral Epicondylitis  

Chapter 25  Medial Epicondylitis 

Chapter 26  Distal Biceps Rupture 

Chapter 27  Throwing Injuries  

Chapter 28  Little Leaguer’s Elbow  

Chapter 29  Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Capitellum 

Chapter 30  Miscellaneous Elbow Topics  

Section V Ankle 

Chapter 31  Ankle Sprains  

Chapter 32  Achilles Tendon Injuries  

Section VI Miscellaneous Topics  

Chapter 33  Concussion, Stress Fractures, Muscle Injury, Performance-Enhancing Drugs, and Sudden Cardiac Death  

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“This is a great effort that provides the majority of essential studies in one concise book…I really enjoyed this book. As a young surgeon, I can use this as a quick reference and review. When I was in training, I would have loved a collection of pivotal papers like this one.”

- Matthew S.  Marcus, M.D., University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Doody’s Review Service

About the Editors

Mark D. Miller, MD is the Head of the Division of Sports Medicine and the S. Ward Casscells Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia. He is a Distinguished Graduate of the Air Force Academy and the Uniformed Services University F. Edward Hebert’ School of Medicine. Dr. Miller is a highly decorated retired Colonel in the US Air Force and former team physician for the US Air Force Academy. He currently serves as team physician for James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Dr. Miller has over 25 orthopaedic textbooks that he has written and/or edited including the “best selling” Review of Orthopaedics (now in its 7th Edition) and is the author of over 200 peer reviewed articles. He is the Founder/Director of the popular Miller Review Course, and is a highly sought after speaker.
Dr. Miller has been very active in several professional societies including the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), and is the former chair for three different committees in that society. He was an American Orthopaedic Association North American Traveling Fellow and both a Traveling Fellow and a Godfather for the AOSSM Traveling Fellowship program. Dr. Miller has been named as a “Top Doctor” for numerous regional, national, and international programs. Although widely known for his expertise in knee surgery, Dr. Miller is also an accomplished shoulder surgeon and sports medicine specialist. He is married to his wife, Ann, and has four grown children and two grandchildren.
Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FACS, FRCS is the director of Orthopaedic Trauma at Denver Health Medical Center. He was trained in the United Kingdom and obtained his Orthopaedic boards through the Royal College of Surgeons. Following a year at the University Hospital of Louisville as an Orthopaedic Trauma fellow, he joined Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado School of Medicine where he is an Associate Professor. Dr. Mauffrey’s research and clinical interest include novel strategies for the management of long bone infections in addition to pelvic and acetabular fractures. Dr. Mauffrey is the Editor in Chief for the European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology and on the board of directors of the International Society for Fracture Repair (ISFR) alongside other organizations such as SICOT and the OTA.
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.