Lectures in Pediatric Orthopedics

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Damascus Hospital, Damascus, Syria

 This book was published under the supervision of Dr. Bashar Mirali. It is a collection of 21 subject in pediatric orthopedics prepared by residents in the department of orthopedics in Damascus hospital. These lectures were in Arabic language. This book was registered at Al-Assad National Library, Damascus , Syria, under the number < 331307ص  /98007,617 م ي ر ج >.

     “The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery holds weekly meetings every Tuesday and Thursday since 2001 to present lectures and selected clinical cases. These lectures and cases are prepared and presented by the orthopaedic surgery residents. This book contains selected lectures in pediatric orthopedic surgery, they are of a great value as a source of information in Arabic language. We would like to thank everyone helped in preparation of this book until it was printed and available for all residents.”

 Bashar Mirali, MD

 Table of Content

Physeal Injuries


Septic arthritis

Patellar Recurrent Dislocation

Perthes disease

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

Orthopedic syndromes

Skeletal Dysplasias

Limb Deficiencies

Talipes Equinovarus

Bone Tumours

Charcot joint

Spine disorders

Shoulder Girdle disorders

Cerebral Palsy



Brachial plexus palsy

Paralytic hand

Muscle disorders

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip



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