Neale's Disorders of the Foot

8th Edition

Editors:

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

    • All essential material on common foot disorders and their management is covered, which is required by those studying for their first degree in podiatry
    • Quick and easy access to information is offered through a detailed contents list, comprehensive index, and clear layout with good use of headings
    • Quick and easy learning features make this an ideal text for self-directed study and revision
    • Up-to-date information covers the conditions most commonly encountered in day-to-day practice

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1: Examination and diagnosis in clinical management

    Chapter 2: The skin and nails in podiatry

    Chapter 3: Dermatological conditions of the foot and leg

    Chapter 4: Adult foot disorders

    Chapter 5: Circulatory disorders

    Chapter 6: Neurological disorders in the lower extremity

    Chapter 7: Podiatry in the management of leprosy and tropical diseases

    Chapter 8: Musculoskeletal disorders

    Chapter 9: Metabolic disorders

    Chapter 10: Management of high-risk patients

    Chapter 11: Podiatric management of the elderly

    Chapter 12: Paediatric podiatry and genetics

    Chapter 13: Sports medicine and injuries

    Chapter 14: Basic biomechanics of gait

    Chapter 15: Structure and function of the foot

    Chapter 16: Clinical therapeutics

    Chapter 17: Orthoses

    Chapter 18: Footwear

    Chapter 19: Pain control

    Chapter 20: Local anaesthesia

    Chapter 21: Nail surgery

    Chapter 22: Diagnostic imaging

    Chapter 23: Podiatric surgery

    Chapter 24: Principles of infection control

    Chapter 25: Medical emergencies in podiatry

    Chapter 26: Evolution and its influence on human foot function

    Chapter 27: Health promotion and patient education

    Chapter 28: Clinical governance

    Chapter 29: Health and safety in podiatric practice

    Details

    No. of pages:
    648
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702030291
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702044281