Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Spine
Steven R. Garfin, Alexander R. Vaccaro
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Jan 1, 1997 - Spine - 356 pages
This work provides an in-depth look at developments in spine care in the last five years. It includes chapters on outcomes measurement and anatomy, and a glossary of spine terminology. Topics include physical rehabilitation of patients with low back pain, the paediatric spine, whiplash injuries, and psychosocial factors in spinal disorders.
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Biomechanics of the Spine
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