Current Orthopedic Diagnosis & Treatment
James D. Heckman, Robert C. Schenck, Animesh Agarwal
Current Medicine Group, Dec 16, 1999 - Medical - 212 pages
Dr. James D. Heckman has worked with leading experts in the field to bring to you an integral source of information covering orthopedic trauma, sports medicine, pediatric orthopedics, foot and ankle injuries, the spine, tumors, and infections. Current Orthopedic Diagnosis and Treatment allows the clinician to find quick confirmation of the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of orthopedic ailments and breaks down each topic into an accommodating two-page layout. On the left page physicians can easily locate diagnostic information including the condition’s history, physical findings, imaging and laboratory studies, and complications, as well as differential diagnosis, etiology and epidemiology. Treatment information on the right page allows the reader to promptly analyze both surgical and nonsurgical options, exercise and activity modification, prognosis, and follow-up management. This one-of-a-kind format provides quick understanding and utilization of appropriate treatment to musculoskeletal conditions and if necessary, allows for the appropriate referral to an orthopedic surgeon.
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activity modification acute ankle antibiotics associated Bone Joint Surg bony cause cervical spine chronic Complications compression Computed tomography contracture deformity degenerative Diagnosis History Differential diagnosis disk disease dislocation distal interphalangeal joint elbow Epidemiology Etiology Etiology or pathophysiology Exercise and activity femoral head finger flexion flexor Follow-up and management healing herniated humerus Imaging and laboratory infection injury interphalangeal joint involved Key references knee lateral radiograph ligament lumbar Magnetic resonance imaging medial metatarsal metatarsal head metatarsophalangeal joint muscle neurologic nonoperative Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs nonsurgical treatment occur Orthop osteoarthritis osteomyelitis osteotomy patella patients Physical findings plantar posterior Prognosis proximal Pseudogout radial head radiographs range of motion rheumatoid arthritis rotator cuff rotator cuff tear rupture septic arthritis shaft fracture shoewear shoulder soft tissue spinal spinal stenosis splint spondylolisthesis spondylolysis sprains surgery surgical treatment swelling symptoms syndrome tendon tibial trauma treated Treatment aims Treatment Nonsurgical tumor ulcers usually valgus weight bearing wrist