Handbook of Splinting and Casting

1st Edition

Mobile Medicine Series

Editors:

  • Stephen Thompson
  • Dan Zlotolow
  • Key Features

    • Stabilize any break or injury at the point of care by referring to this portable, pocket-sized reference.
    • Perform each procedure flawlessly by following nearly 500 step-by-step illustrations and concise accompanying instructions.
    • Get all the guidance you need with complete sections on Orthopaedic Analgesia, Reduction Maneuvers, Splints and Casts, and Traction Maneuvers.

    Table of Contents

    PART I: Analgesia

    1. Basic Principles of Analgesia

    2. Hematoma Block

    3. Elbow Block

    4. Wrist Block

    5. Digital Block

    6. Ankle Block

    7. Intra-articular Ankle Block

    PART 2: Reduction Maneuvers

    8. Basic Principles of Reduction Maneuvers

    9. Shoulder and Elbow Reduction

    10. Forearm, Wrist, and Hand Reduction

    11. Pelvis and Lower Extremity Reduction

    PART 3: Splints and Casts

    12. Basics of Splinting and Casting

    13. Upper Extremity Splints and Casts

    14. Lower Extremity Splints and Casts

    PART 4: Traction Maneuvers

    15. Femoral Skeletal Traction

    16. Tibial Skeletal Traction

    17. Calcaneal Skeletal Traction

    18. Cervical Spine Traction with Gardner Wells Tongs

    Details

    No. of pages:
    320
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2012
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323078023
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323086660