This is a well-organized and well-written text that provides a quick synopsis of orthopedic oncology and basic science. The editors and the contributing authors are experts in their fields. The text is divided into 2 major sections. The first half overviews both soft tissue and bone pathology, while the second is dedicated to orthopedic science. The bullet-point format allows for rapid review of a subject for students, residents, and fellows. This text is useful for orthopedic in-training and certification examinations.
Luu HH. Oncology and Basic Science. JAMA. 2008;299(7):838. doi:10.1001/jama.299.7.838-a