Just released: Pathophysiology of Orthopaedic Diseases
Written and edited by renowned orthopaedic surgeon and educator Henry J. Mankin, MD, Pathophysiology of Orthopaedic Diseases gives orthopaedic surgeons and residents an in-depth understanding of the nature and characteristics of musculoskeletal diseases.
Each chapter presents a unique story, detailing the history, incidence, biologic cause, characteristics and management of the disease.
This new Academy publication covers endocrine pathology, skeletal development, and bone and soft-tissue development. The book will prove helpful in the investigation of disease abnormalities, including characteristics of more recently evolved musculoskeletal diseases. Dr. Mankin’s remarkable book distills a lifetime of work and teaching in this field.
Published this month, the 200-page book is available for $75 to AAOS members ($95 for nonmembers and $50 for residents and orthopaedic faculty). To order, go online or call AAOS customer service at (800) 626-6726.