Key Features

  • Written specifically for PTs, this book covers the most common film images you will see in your practice and introduces you to some of the not-so-common images.
  • UNIQUE companion DVD helps you hone your diagnostic imaging skills with high-resolution radiographic images and animations.
  • DVD icons in the book direct you to interactive exercises including ABCs, pathologies, case studies, and quizzes that will enhance your understanding of concepts in the text.
  • Provides you with a “systematic” basis for approaching the interpretation of standard films.
  • The body system approach of the chapters makes it easy to find information specific to a body region.
  • Text edited by highly respected experts in musculoskeletal rehabilitation gives you authoritative guidance on the management of musculoskeletal pathology and injury.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Systematic Analysis Using ABCs

Chapter 3: The Physics of Medical Imaging

Chapter 4: The Cervical Spine

Chapter 5: The Lumbar Spine

Chapter 6: The Hip and Pelvis

Chapter 7: The Knee

Chapter 8: The Leg, Ankle and Foot

Chapter 9: The Shoulder

Chapter 10: The Elbow, Wrist and Hand

Chapter 11: An Introduction to MRI

Details

No. of pages:
336
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781455757398
Electronic ISBN:
9781416069508
Electronic ISBN:
9781455777006
Print ISBN:
9781416029038

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