Key Features

  • A uniform format guides you through every step of the most common injection techniques, from treating musculoskeletal and neurologic disorders to performing alternative procedures such as acupuncture.
  • Recommendations for the most effective number of injections, as well as what medications and how much to inject, help you stay up to date and provide state-of-the-art care.
  • Extensive coverage of common principles specific to each injection area helps you conquer even your toughest cases.
  • Clinical pearls in each chapter provide easy access to key concepts and techniques.
  • Detailed line drawings highlighting major landmarks paired with photographs provide vivid, visual guidance for accurate needle placement.
  • A handy, portable size makes need-to-know information accessible at any time.

Details

No. of pages:
224
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750675277
Electronic ISBN:
9780702038983

About the authors

Lyn Weiss

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman and Director of Residency Training, Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Director of Electrodiagnostic Services, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, USA

Julie Silver

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Ted Lennard

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR; Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Springfield Neurological and Spine Institute, Springfield, MO

Jay Weiss

Affiliations and Expertise

Long Island Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Jericho, NY; Associate Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Stony Brook College of Medicine Stony Brook, NY, USA