Essentials of Orthopaedics & Applied Physiotherapy - E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Nov 2, 2016 - Medical - 1000 pages
Essentials of Orthopaedics & Applied Physiotherapy - E-Book
 

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Contents

1 Orthopaedics and physiotherapy
1
2 The bones and the joints
25
3 Inflammation and soft tissue injuries
30
4 Fractures general
57
5 Injuries around the shoulder
86
6 Injuries of the arm
102
7 Injuries of the elbow
106
8 Injuries of the forearm
125
22 Metabolic bone diseases
251
23 Bone tumours
260
24 Arthrodesis arthroplasty and osteotomy
270
25 Amputations
296
26 Lesions of the brachial plexus
318
27 Peripheral nerve injuries
326
28 Poliomyelitis
354
29 Arthritides
371

9 Injuries of the WRIST
130
10 Injuries of the hand
140
11 Injuries of the spine
147
12 Injuries of the pelvis
173
13 Injuries of the hip
176
14 Injuries of the thigh
190
15 Injuries of the knee
194
16 Injuries of the leg
204
17 Injuries of the ankle and the foot
208
18 Common paediatric and adolescent musculoskeletal disorders and fractures
218
19 Prevention of fractures
223
20 Emergency management of a polytrauma patient
226
21 Infections of the bones and joints
230
30 Deformity
401
31 Locomotion and gait
422
32 Spine
433
33 Regional orthopaedic soft tissue lesions of the shoulder elbow forearm WRIST and hand
510
34 Hand
529
35 Regional orthopaedic conditions at the hip
556
36 Regional orthopaedic conditions at the knee
567
37 Regional orthopaedic conditions at the ankle and foot
591
38 Yoga yoga and physiotherapy
607
39 Sports medicine
615
Index
625
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About the author (2016)

Jayant Joshi is a well-known Physiotherapist with decades of experience in the field of physiotherapy. He was formerly the Superintendent in the Department of Physiotherapy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He was also a Consultant in the Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation at Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research, New Delhi.

Prakash Kotwal attained his MS (Orthopaedics) from M G M. Medical College, Indore, India in 1977 and joined the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. After serving in the department of Orthopaedics at AIIMS in various positions, he is presently working as Professor and Head of the department. He is recipient of WHO Fellowship, Indo-German Fellowship and IOA Travelling Fellowship. He has been a visiting Professor in Orthopaedics to the B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal in 2001. He has authored two text books, published over 100 scientific articles in national and international journals and has contributed more than 26 chapters in various text books.

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