Orthopaedic Surgical Approaches

Orthopaedic Surgical Approaches

By Mark D. Miller, MD, Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Head, Division of Sports Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA; Team Physician, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA; A. Bobby Chhabra, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA; Shepard R. Hurwitz, MD, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Head, Division of Foot and Ankle, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA; and Francis H. Shen, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Spine Surgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA


Introduction: Approach to the Surgical Patient

The Shoulder and Humerus

The Elbow and Forearm

The Wrist and Hand

The Spine

The Hip and Pelvis

The Knew and Lower Leg

The Foot and Ankle