Musculoskeletal Examination and Joint Injections Techniques

1st Edition

Authors: Adel Fam George Lawry Hans Kreder
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323030038
eBook ISBN: 9780323070393
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 15th November 2005
Page Count: 208

Description

Musculoskeletal Physical Examination and Joint Injections and Aspirations: A Practical Guide provides a comprehensive, up-to-date, hands-on, concisely written, richly illustrated resource outlining applied anatomy, physical examination, interpretation of physical signs, common regional MSK disorders and injection techniques of the joint and spine. The result is a detailed yet practical step-by-step guide to clinical skills and best practice.

Key Features

  • Provides ‘pain pattern' recognition for each region.
  • Provides practical guide to aspiration/injection techniques of both the joint and periarticular structures.
  • Emphasizes applied anatomy of each joint and the spine.
  • Explains regional examination techniques in detail.

Table of Contents

Principles of musculoskeletal (MSK) examination

Aspiration & injection of joints: general considerations

Shoulder

Elbow

Wrist & Hand

Hip

Knee

Ankle & Foot

Spine

Details

No. of pages:
208
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323070393
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323030038

About the Author

Adel Fam

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus of Medicine, Department of Medicine (Rheumatology), University of Toronto, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

George Lawry

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Clinical Internal Medicine, Rheumatology Division, University of Iowa, University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA

Hans Kreder

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Health Policy Evaluation and Management; Chair, Orthopaedic Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto; Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Sciences Centre; Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada