Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - 2nd Edition

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

2nd Edition

Authors: Walter Frontera Julie Silver Thomas Rizzo
Imprint: Saunders

Description

Practical and authoritative, this new edition delivers easy access to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders and other common conditions requiring rehabilitation. Each topic is presented in a concise, focused, and well-illustrated two-color format featuring a description of the condition, discussion of symptoms, examination findings, functional limitations, and diagnostic testing. The treatment section is extensive and covers initial therapies, rehabilitation interventions, procedures, and surgery. From sore shoulders in cancer patients to spinal cord injuries, Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2nd Edition provides you with the knowledge you need to face every challenge you confront.

Key Features

  • Offers practical, clinically relevant material for the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Discusses physical agents and therapeutic exercise in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders that produce pain, impairment, and disability.
  • Presents a consistent chapter organization that delivers all the content you need in a logical, practical manner.

Table of Contents

Part 1 - Musculoskeletal Disorders

Section 1: Head and Neck

1 Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
Avital Fast, MD and Miriam Segal, MD
2 Cervical Facet Arthropathy
Ted A. Lennard, MD
3 Cervical Degenerative Disease
Avital Fast, MD and Miriam Segal, MD
4 Cervical Radiculopathy
Isaac Cohen, MD and Cristin Jouve, MD
5 Cervical Sprain/Strain
Thomas H. Hudgins, MD, Lena Shahban, MD, and Joseph T. Alleva, MD
6 Cervical Stenosis
Alec L. Meleger, MD
7 Cervicogenic Vertigo
Joanne Borg-Stein, MD
8 Trapezius Strain
Isaac Cohen, MD and Cristin Jouve, MD


Section 2: Shoulder

9 Acromioclavicular Injuries
Thomas D. Rizzo, Jr., MD
10 Adhesive Capsulitis
Brian J. Krabak, MD, MBA and Norman L. Banks, MS, MD
11 Biceps Tendinitis
Brian J. Krabak, MD, MBA and William Moore, MD
12 Biceps Tendon Rupture
Michael F. Stretanski, DO
13 Glenohumeral Instability
William Micheo, MD and Edwardo Ramos, MD
14 Rotator Cuff Tendinitis
Jay E. Bowen, DO and Gerard A. Malanga, MD
15 Rotator Cuff Tear
Gerard A. Malanga, MD and Jay E. Bowen, DO
16 Scapular Winging
Peter M. McIntosh, MD
17 Shoulder Arthritis
Michael F. Stretanski, DO


Section 3: Elbow and Forearm

18 Elbow Arthritis
Charles Cassidy, MD and Chien Chow, BA
19 Epicondylitis
Lyn D. Weiss, MD and Jay M. Weiss, MD
20 Median Neuropathy
Francisco H. Santiago, MD and Ramon Vallarino Jr., MD
21 Olecranon Bursitis
Charles Cassidy, MD and Sarah Shubert, MD
22 Radial Neuropathy
Lyn D. Weiss, MD and Thomas E. Pobre, MD
23 Ulnar Neuropathy (Elbow)
Lyn D. Weiss, MD and Jay M. Weiss, MD


Section 4: Hand and Wrist

24 de Quervain's Tenosynovitis
Carina O’Neill, DO
25 Dupuytren's Contracture
Michael F. Stretanski, DO
26 Extensor Tendon Injuries
Jeffrey S. Brault, DO

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437721751

About the Author

Walter Frontera

Affiliations and Expertise

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Physiology, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Peurto Rico; Editor-in-Chief of The American Journal of PM&R

Julie Silver

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Thomas Rizzo

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinc, Jacksonville, Florida