Key Features

· Emphasizes the prevention of disability.

· Offers expanded coverage of specific disorders · new topics, including whiplash · and a new section on outcome evaluation.

· Includes Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies in every body segment chapter.

Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION

Chapter 1: Introduction to Epidemiological Concepts in Musculoskeletal Disorders
Chapter 2: Models for Treating Musculoskeletal Disorders: Non-Medical Factors Contributing to Chronicity

PART II: MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

Section A: The Spine
Chapter 3: Neck
3a. Epidemiology: Incidence, Prevalence, Risk Factors
3b. Biomechanics of the Cervical & Thoracic Spine
3c. Evaluation
3d. Treatment Options
3e. Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies
Chapter 4: Lower Back
4a. Epidemiology. Incidence, Prevalence, Risk Factors
4b. Biomechanics of the Lumbar Spine
4c. Evaluation
4d. Treatment Options
4e. Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies
Section B: The Upper Extremity
Chapter 5: Shoulder and Elbow
5a. Epidemiology. Incidence, Prevalence, Risk Factors
5b. Biomechanics of the Shoulder Complex and Elbow
5c. Evaluation
5d. Treatment Options
5e. Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies
Chapter 6: Wrist and Hand
6a. Epidemiology. Incidence, Prevalence, Risk Factors
6b. Biomechanics of the Wrist and Hand
6c Evaluation
6d. Treatment Options
6e. Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies
Section C: The Lower Extremity
Chapter 7: Hip and Knee
7a. Epidemiology. Incidence, Prevalence, Risk Factors
7b. Biomechanics of the Lower Extremity
7c. Evaluation
7d. Treatment Options
7e. Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies
Chapter 8: Ankle and Foot
8a. Epidemiology. Incidence, Prevalence, Risk Factors
8b. Biomechanics of the Ankle and Foot
8c. Evaluation
8d. Treatment Options
8e. Workplace Adaptations with Case Studies

PART 3: ABILITY EVALUATION

Chapter 9: Functional Capacity Testing
Chapter 10: Disability Evaluation

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323026222
Electronic ISBN:
9780323070263