Clinical Examination in Orthopedics
This book has been written step wise by enumerating various aspects of the importance of clinical examination derived by laying one’s hands on the affected part. By a thorough clinical examination, it can help an individual to arrive at a tentative differential diagnosis of the condition and hence help in investigating the same by numerous tests which are relevant to the given condition. The manner in which a given case is handled in this way is far more important than the diagnosis of the condition and this feature comes with practicing the same many times. It is a must for anyone embarking in life on Orthopedics as a career.
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Examination of the Shoulder
Examination of the Elbow
Examination of the Wrist and Hand
Examination of the Hip and Pelvis
Examination of the Knee
Examination of the Foot and Ankle
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abduction abductor ankle joint anteriorly artery arthritis asking the patient axillary nerve Bahrain biceps bone brevis bursa calcaneus carpi radialis cervical spine collateral ligament commonly seen condition congenital Courtesy Dilip Malhotra Courtesy Dushyant deformity deltoid dermatome disc dislocation distal interphalangeal joint dorsiflexion Dushyant H elbow epicondyle Examination in Orthopedics extension external rotation felt femur finger flexion foot forearm fracture gait gluteus hallucis longus hand iliac crest knee joint lateral side lesion mainly medial malleolus medial side median nerve meniscus metacarpal metacarpophalangeal joint metatarsal Muscle testing musculocutaneous nerve Neurologic Level normal osteomyelitis osteotomy pain palmar palpated patella patient lying pelvis plantar plantarflexion pollicis posterior aspect Primary proximal quadriceps radial nerve Radiographs range of movements reflex scapula Sensation testing shoulder spinal stability styloid process supine supplied swelling swing phase tender tendon tested by asking thumb tibia tibial toes treatment tubercle tunnel ulnar nerve ulnar styloid process usually seen valgus wrist Zone