ISBN 7-80005-144-7Binding: Hardcover, 216 Pages, 270mm x 195mm ( 8 x 11 in )New World Press Beijing
China's New Achievements in Orthopaedic Surgery
Author: Feng Chuanhan B.S., M.D.
Chen Baoxing M.D.
Gare LeCompte M.D. (hc), Ph.D.
This book is a symposium of 28 articles by leading Chinese authors, reflecting the progress in orthopaedic surgery and research in China. The contents cover the following area:
- Spinal surgery with idiopathic scoliosis & cervical spondylosis in particular;
- Biomechanics & renovated designs of implants for internal fixation of fractures;
- Interesting topics in general orthopaedics, including new approach to causalgia & nerve defect bridging, investigation on repair & regeneration of knee menisci & the evolution of discoid menisci, & endemic disorders like fluorosis with spinal cord compression & dendrolimus arthritis;
- Hand surgery & podiatry;
- Basic research on giant cell tumour of bone, cellular activities in fracture healing, inductive osteogenesis biomaterials, collagen in cartilage forming tumours & oxygen free radicals in osteoarthritis.
Most of the articles in this work have been presented in international forums & have won wide recognition. All articles are appropriately illustrated.