About the book
This book aims to include common orthopedic problems of all age groups, patient presentation, diagnosis methods and evidence based treatment and guidelines. Including common orthopedics problems for children, adolescent , adult and seniors will make the volume interesting and attractive reference material for all age groups. In pediatric group, foot problems like club feet, in-toeing, flatfeet, bunions, toe walker, metatarsus adductus etc. are very common. Some of those problems require treatment whilst some get better with age. Other conditions like developmental dysplasia, limb length, Perthes disease, Slipped capital femoral epiphysis also occur frequently. The book will also include topics dealing with adult group sport injuries mechanism, diagnosis and evidence based treatment as well as rheumatoid arthritis and other forms of arthritis. New medication has changed the outcome of rheumatoid disease as such and we do not see many deformities nowadays, which will also be addressed in the volume. Furthermore, the book aims to also include insight into osteoarthritis in adult to senior population, guidelines from various societies, association and evidence based approach, geriatric fractures in osteoporotic bone, osteoporosis, osteomalacia, and rickets.