Hand and Wrist Anatomy and Biomechanics: A Comprehensive Guide – eBook


  • Authors: Bernhard Hirt, Harun Seyhan, Michael Wagner
  • File Size: 14 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 116 pages
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • Publication Date: November 9, 2016
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01M8JN97Q
  • ISBN-10: 3132053414
  • ISBN-13: 9783132053410
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There is a proverb that “hand surgery without a tourniquet is like repairing a clock in a barrel full of dark ink.”

Operating minus a sound fundamental knowledge of anatomy can be matched to “stirring around in the soup.” Classic anatomy instruction includes only a fraction of the area of hand surgery: bones, vessels, muscles/ligaments, and nerves. The many different connective-tissue structures are frequently only briefly highlighted. The complex interaction of the many structures remains a mystery to most. Hand and Wrist Anatomy and Biomechanics: A Comprehensive Guide (PDF) presents the specialty of applied anatomy and is planned for medical professionals involved with the hand and its functionality: hand surgeons, plastic surgeons, trauma specialists, orthopaedists, occupational therapists, and physiotherapists.

Key Features:

  • Part 1 talks about the anatomy and functional anatomy of the hand
  • Part 2 is devoted to the surface anatomy of the structures of the wrist, forearm, and hand

Nearly 150 illustrations, anatomical drawings, and photos of anatomy in vivo.

NOTE: The product only includes the ebook, Hand and Wrist Anatomy and Biomechanics: A Comprehensive Guide in PDF. No access codes are included.