Courtroom Medicine: Hip and Thigh

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•  Detailed discussion of injuries and diseases of structures of this area, including total hip replacement
•  Explanations of diagnosis, diferential diagnosis, causation, disability evaluation, complications, rehabilitation and surgical procedures
•  Techniques of examination and cross-examination
•  Pertinent medico-legal case annotations, bibliography, authoritative medical statements, illustrations and index

First published in 1972.

3 Volumes, looseleaf; updated annually with revisions and supplements.

Co-Authored by Jules R. Kalisch, LL.B., Harold Williams, M.D., LL.B., and other contributors.

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Table of Contents

VOLUME 7



PART 1: HIP AND THIGH INJURIES--IN THE COURTROOM

Chapter 1 Techniques of Examination of Witnesses



PART 2: BASIC MEDICAL CONSIDERATIONS

Chapter 2 Anatomy of Hip Region

Chapter 2A Examination of the Hip

Chapter 2B Hip Palpation Test

Chapter 2C Auscultatory-Percussion Test for Fractures of the Hip and Pelvis

Chapter 2D Musculoskeletal Causes of Hip Pain

Chapter 2E Malingerer's Tests for Sciatica

Chapter 2F Tests of the Hip: Flexion Contracture

Chapter 2G Mensuration Tests (Physical Measurements)

Chapter 3 Dislocations and Fracture-Dislocations of the Hip

Chapter 3A Fractures of the Hip and Pelvis

Chapter 4 Fracture of the Acetabelum

Chapter 5 Epiphyseal Injuries

Chapter 5B Hip Fractures in Children and Adolescents

Chapter 5C Hip Fractures in the Elderly

Chapter 5D Hip Arthroscopy



VOLUME 7A



PART 2: HIP AND THIGH INJURIES--IN THE COURTROOM

Chapter 6 Fractures of the Femoral Neck

Chapter 7 Trochanteric Fractures

Chapter 8 Fractures of the Shaft of the Femur

Chapter 8A Multiple Fractures of the Lower Extremity

Chapter 9 Avascular Necrosis and Osteochondrosis

Chapter 9A Infections that Complicate Surgery

Chapter 10 Osteomyelitis

Chapter 10A Bone Growth and Metabolism

Chapter 10B Metabolic Disease of the Bone

Chapter 10C Paget's Disease

Chapter 10D Fibrocystic Disease of Bone

Chapter 11 Arthrodesis of the Hip and Thigh

Chapter 12 Total Hip Replacement (Arthroplasty)

Chapter 12A Minimally Invasive Surgery

Chapter 13 Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases

Chapter 13A Rheumatoid Arthritis and Related Conditions

Chapter 13B Osteoarthritis

Chapter 13C Infectious Arthritis

Chapter 13D Traumatic Arthritis and Related Disorders

Chapter 14 Vascular Injuries

Chapter 14A Fat Embolism

Chapter 14B Venous Thrombosis



VOLUME 7B



PART 2: BASIC MEDICAL CONSIDERATIONS

Chapter 15 Miscellaneous Disorders of the Hip

Chapter 15A Bone Tumors

Chapter 16 Amputations About the Hip

Chapter 17 Nerve Injuries of the Hip and Thigh

Chapter 18 Sports-Related Injuries of the Hip and Thigh

Chapter 19 Osteoporosis

Chapter 20 Common Diagnostic Laboratory Tests

Chapter 21 Spinal Fluid Examination

Chapter 22 Congenital Bone Dysplasias

Chapter 23 Physical Exam Reports

Chapter 24 Medical Records

Chapter 25 Evaluation of Impairment

Chapter 26 Orthopedic Surgery: Qualifications and Board Certification

Chapter 27 Casts, Tractions, and Orthopedic Appliances: Errors in Application and Complications



PART 3: AUTHORITATIVE STATEMENTS FROM MEDICAL LITERATURE

Chapter 50 Aphorisms--Hip and Thigh Injuries



PART 4: MEDICO-LEGAL ANNOTATIONS

Damages Awards Charts

Chapter 100 Amounts of Awards

Chapter 111 Cases Involving Specific Injuries

Appendix: Glossary of Pertinent Medical Terms Used in This Work

Master Bibliography

Legal Bibliography

Index