Neale's Disorders of the Foot Clinical Companion

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Paul Frowen
  • Maureen O'Donnell
  • J. Gordon Burrow
  • Donald Lorimer
  • Key Features

    • Practical – puts key information in clinical context
    • Portable – fits easily into your bag
    • Integrated – referenced back to Neale’s Disorders of the Foot 8E so the two work together

    Table of Contents

    Examination and diagnosis in clinical management. The skin and nail disorders in podiatry. Dermatological conditions of the foot and leg. General foot disorders. Circulatory disorders. Neurological disorders in the lower extremity. Podiatry in the management of Hansen's disease (leprosy) and tropical diseases. Musculoskeletal disorders. Metabolic diseases. Management of high-risk patients. Podiatric management of the eldery. Paediatric podiatry and genetics. Sports medicine and injuries. Clinical Therapeutics. Orthoses. Footwear. Pain control. Local anaesthesia. Nail surgery. Diagnostic imaging. Podiatric surgery.  Principles of infection control. Medical emergencies in podiatry.  

    Details

    No. of pages:
    344
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702031717
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702047787

    About the authors

    Paul Frowen

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Formerly Head of Wales Centre for Podiatric Studies, Principal Lecturer, Podiatry, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, UK

    Maureen O'Donnell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Podiatrist; Formerly Programme Leader, Senior Lecturer, Division of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

    J. Gordon Burrow

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Podiatrist, Senior Lecturer, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Operating Department Practice, Podiatry and Radiotherapy, School of Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

    Donald Lorimer

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Podiatrist, Former Head of School,Durham School of Podiatric Medicine; Past Chairman of Council The Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists; Former Co-ordinator Joint Quality Assurance Committee of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists/Health Professions Council; Health Professions Council Partner, UK