Orthopedics in Disasters: Orthopedic Injuries in Natural Disasters and Mass Casualty Events By Nikolaj Wolfson, Alexander Lerner, Leonid Roshal
English | EPUB | 2016 | 591 Pages | ISBN : 3662489481 | 19.7 MB
This book is the first to address specifically the mechanisms and treatment of orthopedic injuries due to natural disasters and other mass casualty events. Casualty management is discussed in a range of contexts, from earthquakes and tsunamis to terror attacks and combat situations. Organizational aspects are addressed, general treatment principles are documented, and the management of a variety of orthopedic injuries is described with the aid of numerous illustrations.