Orthopaedic Principles – A Review released at IOACON 2010 at Jaipur

http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.js http://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhodaDear Folks,Finally our book Orthopaedic Principles - A Review has been released at IOACON 2010 at Jaipur, it an excellent book for MS/DNB orthopaedics post graduates, chief editor being Dr Hitesh Gopalan U from Cochin, me being associate editor with other 12 senior respectable writers ..for more details -http://orthopaedicprinciples.com/my-books/orthopaedic-principles-a-review/New Features of the book:• THR/TKR- … Continue reading Orthopaedic Principles – A Review released at IOACON 2010 at Jaipur

POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY (PET Scan)

POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHYPET allows the visualisation of the metabolic activity of disease.Helps in diagnosis of malignant tumours and their recurrence.Also helps in the staging of tumours and the monitoring of their response to therapy, and in the diagnosis of osteomyelitis.read more in detail at  Orthopaedic Principles- A Review http://orthopaedicprinciples.com/2010/07/positron-emission-tomographypet-scan/ http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.js http://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhoda

recent advances in bearing surfaces of total hip arthroplasty

Recent advances in bearing surfaces of total hip arthroplastyby viru somahekaraiah » Sun Jun 13, 2010 10:20 pm 1. polyethelene----10 m rad gamma radiation---- annealing at 150* c. ----- results in highly crossed linked polyethelene --- which has very low wear rateso head size can be increased, thus helping in surface replacement arthroplasty also.2. metal on … Continue reading recent advances in bearing surfaces of total hip arthroplasty

SCHEUERMANN’S KYPHOSIS

SCHEUERMANN’S KYPHOSIS June 13, 2010 By Leave a Comment  Hitesh Gopalan U, Senthilnathan T, Ramesh Dalwai, Shamsul HodaIntroductionScheuermann disease is a structural kyphosis of the thoracic or thoracolumbar spine, of unknown aetiology, is characterized by vertebral body wedging, thoracic kyphosis of > 40° & > 5° of anterior wedging of 3 consecutive adjacent vertebral bodies … Continue reading SCHEUERMANN’S KYPHOSIS

Memorial University & Edinburg University Orthopaedics powerpoint presentations

 Memorial University & Edinburg University Orthopaedics powerpoint presentations  1. Pathophysiology of Osteoarthritis 2. - Form and Function of Bone- Bone Metabolism3. Footi) Cavus Footii) Compartment Treatment of the Footiii) Diabetic Footiv) Hallus Valgusv) Hindfoot Trauma4. Osteochondritis i) Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Ankleii) Keinboch's Disease (Lunate)5. Tibialis Posterior Insufficiency6. Hand and Wrist Injuriesiii) Carpal Instability7. Rheumatoid Arthritisi) … Continue reading Memorial University & Edinburg University Orthopaedics powerpoint presentations

VIC- volkmans ischemic contracture

VIC- volkmans ischemic contractureVIC - Result of several different degrees of tissue injury .When established compartment syndrome is untreated or inadequately treated----intracompartmental pressure continously increase---irreversible tissue ischemia.  See details:  ORTHOPAEDIC PRINCIPLES : VIC- volkmans ischemic contracturehttp://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.js http://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhoda