Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices
Bertram Goldberg, John D. Hsu, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Mosby, 1997 - Medical - 704 pages
The third edition incorporates the changes and advances in the filed of orthoses. This text will once again help the health care professional select the best orthosis according to weight bearing, activity level, material selection, expense, and unique considerations. The contributors include both orthopaedists and orthotist.
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Basics Section Three Spinal Orthoses
Orthoses for SportRelated John A Reister and Robert E Eilert
Biomechanics of the Spine
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