Churchill's Pocketbook of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rheumatology

1st Edition

Editors:

  • Andrew Duckworth
  • Daniel Porter
  • Stuart Ralston
  • Table of Contents

    1. ANATOMY
    Shoulder
    Arm and elbow
    Forearm, wrist and hand
    Hip, thigh and knee
    Leg and foot
    Spine

    2. HISTORY AND EXAMINATION
    History taking
    Wrist and hand
    Elbow and forearm
    Shoulder
    Hip
    Knee
    Ankle and foot
    Spine

    3. INVESTIGATIONS
    Basic haematological and biochemical investigations
    Immunological tests
    Joint aspiration and synovial fluid analysis
    Radiology
    Other imaging techniques

    4. REGIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMA
    Shoulder and arm
    Elbow and forearm
    Wrist and hand
    Pelvis, hip and knee
    Ankle and foot
    Head, neck and spine
    Bone and joint infections
    Bone tumours
    Nerve injury

    5. RHEUMATOLOGY
    Rheumatoid arthritis
    Seronegative spondyloarthritis
    Systemic vasculitis
    Connective tissue disease
    Fibromyalgia
    Crystal induced arthritis
    Osteoarthritis
    Diseases of bone

    6. PAEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS AND RHEUMATOLOGY
    Bone structure and injury
    Disorders of the hip
    Disorders of the knee
    Disorders of the foot
    Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)

    7. INJURY CLASSIFICATION AND PERI-OPERATIVE CARE
    Trauma assessment, classification and treatment
    Pre-operative management
    Post-operative management and complications

    8. THERAPEUTICS
    Analgesia
    Steroids
    Disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs(DMARDs)
    Prevention and treatment of osteoporosis
    Gout

    Details

    No. of pages:
    268
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443068492
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702050596