The gold standard comprehensive reference in pediatric orthopaedics is a must-have resource for physicians and
residents treating infants, children, and adolescents with orthopaedic problems. Lovell and Winter’s Pediatric
Orthopaedics, 8th Edition, brings you fully up to date in the field with new content, a new editor, and many new
contributing authors who cover all aspects of basic science, clinical manifestations, and management.
You’ll find complete, expert coverage of normal musculoskeletal development and the causes, diagnosis, and
treatment of the entire range of abnormalities, with emphasis on evidence-based decision making in treatment selection.
Features a new chapter on Pain Management in Pediatric Orthopaedics and newly consolidated chapters on
neuromuscular disorders and early-onset spine deformities.
Includes many more contributing authors from outside North America who share their knowledge and expertise in this
complex field, as well as new editor Dr. Haemish Crawford from Starship Children’s Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand.
Incorporates full-color, step-by-step, atlas-type illustrations of surgical techniques throughout the text.
Includes pearls and pitfalls and the authors’ preferred approach in many clinical chapters.
1 Embryology and Development of the Musculoskeletal System
2 Genetic Aspects of Orthopaedic Conditions
3 Imaging in Pediatric Orthopaedics
4 The Pediatric Orthopaedic Examination
5 Pain Management in Pediatric Orthopaedics
6 Metabolic and Endocrine Abnormalities
7 The Skeletal Dysplasias
8 Syndromes of Orthopaedic Importance
9 Localized Disorders of Skin and Soft Tissue
10 Diseases of the Hematopoietic System
11 Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
12 Musculoskeletal Infection
13 Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
14 Cerebral Palsy
15 Other Neuromuscular Disorders
16 Idiopathic Scoliosis
17 Early-Onset Spine Deformities
18 Adolescent Kyphosis
19 Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis
20 The Cervical Spine
21 The Upper Limb
22 Developmental Hip Dysplasia and Dislocation
23 Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease and Other Conditions of the Hip
24 Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
25 The Adolescent Hip
26 The Lower Extremity
27 Limb-Length Discrepancy
28 The Foot
29 The Child with a Limb Deficiency
30 Sports Medicine in the Growing Child
31 The Principles of Pediatric Fracture and Trauma Care
32 Upper Extremity Fractures
33 Pediatric Thoracolumbar Spine and Lower Extremity Fractures