Fam's Musculoskeletal Examination and Joint Injection Techniques: Expert Consult

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Jul 6, 2010 - Medical - 152 pages
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Fam’s Musculoskeletal Examination and Joint Injection Techniques provides cutting-edge content and clear, clinical advice on joint injection techniques and performing the musculoskeletal exam. George V. Lawry, Hans J. Kreder, Gillian Hawker, and Dana Jerome present full-color photographs and illustrations demonstrating musculoskeletal (MSK) exam and joint injection techniques for step-by-step guidance...in print and online.

  • Master applied anatomy through discussions of basic biology, anatomy, and functions of the musculoskeletal system.
  • Apply anatomy skills in aspiration/injection techniques of both the joint and periarticular structures.
  • Perform and interpret the physical exam thanks to step-by-step how-to guidance.
  • Visualize anatomic landmarks in precise detail using the rich, full-color photographs and illustrations.
  • Find up-to-date material on common abnormal conditions for every joint and easily identify each one.
  • Access information easily with coverage of examination and injection techniques, organized by body region.
  • Tap into multidisciplinary viewpoints from rheumatology, orthopaedics, and other health professions including physical therapy and chiropractice.
  • Perform exams more effectively with evidence-based findings throughout the text.
  • Apply cutting-edge knowledge on injection techniques to your practice.
  • See physicians performing injections and parts of the musculoskeletal exam in full-color "action" shots.
  • View videos of injection procedures online at expertconsult.com that reinforce concepts from the text.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 ANATOMY OF JOINTS GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS AND PRINCIPLES OF JOINT EXAMINATION
1
Chapter 2 THE SHOULDER
7
Chapter 3 THE ELBOW
21
Chapter 4 THE WRIST AND HAND
29
Chapter 5 THE HIP
45
Chapter 6 THE KNEE
65
Chapter 7 THE ANKLE AND FOOT
89
Chapter 8 THE SPINE
103
Chapter 9 THE TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT
119
Chapter 10 PRINCIPLES OF JOINT AND PERIARTICULAR ASPIRATIONS AND INJECTIONS
127
INDEX
131
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