European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology https://doi.org/10.1007/s00590-018-2261-4 BOOK ANALYZES Günter Germann, Levin Scott, Randolph Sherman: Reconstructive surgery of the hand and upper extremity Thieme Verlag, New York, Stuttgart, Delhi, Rio de Janeiro, 2017, 328 pp. 209 figs., 280.0 mm, Softcover (GEB), EUR (D) 169,99 EUR (A) 174,80 CHF 195,00, ISBN: 978-1-62623-601-1 1 1 Alain G. Graftiaux · Pierre Kehr Received: 8 April 2018 / Accepted: 20 May 2018 © Springer-Verlag France SAS, part of Springer Nature 2018 This book (15 years after its first edition) is addressed more The book ends in the protocols of rehabilitation and particularly to the surgeons who begin in the surgery recon- classifications. structive from the upper limb allowing them to find algo - On the whole it is a rich book, sometimes a little bulky, rithms simple as well as an atlas of the scraps available. which will be useful in all the emergency services to decide The first chapter relates to the algorithms adapted at the in an adequate way of the action to be taken front, during and same time at the various stages of the diagnosis but also to after the surgical assumption of responsibility. the choices of the various techniques and also at the stages of the treatment (lesion of the flexor tendons for example). Compliance with ethical standards Illustrated examples are used as a basis for the algorithms Conflict of interest The author declares that he has no competing in- of lesions more complex as, for example, for a wound by terests. firearm. It follows a large chapter from there on the various scraps running, abundantly illustrated more by drawings and photographs. * Pierre Kehr Strasbourg, France Vol.:(0123456789) 1 3
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