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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Introduction

1-1 Psoriasis, 5

1-2 Burns, 6

1-3 Langer's Lines, 6

1-4 Fractures, 12

1-5 Degenerative Joint Disease, 13

1-6 Atherogenesis, 18

1-7 Asthma, 22

1-8 Potential Spaces, 38

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1-9 Myasthenia Gravis

Chapter 2 - Back

2-1 Scoliosis, 51

2-2 Cervical Fractures, 53

2-3 Osteoarthritis, 55

2-4 Osteoporosis, 58

2-5 Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis, 59

2-6 Intervertebral Disc Herniation, 59

2-7 Back Pain Associated with the Zygapophysial (Facet) Joints, 61

2-8 Low Back Pain, 62

2-9 Whiplash Injury, 64

2-10 Herpes Zoster, 75

2-11 Lumbar Puncture and Epidural Anesthesia, 77

2-12 Spina Bifida, 83

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2-13 Myofascial Pain

2-14 Acute Spinal Syndromes

Chapter 3 - Thorax

3-1 Thoracic Cage Injuries, 92

3-2 Fibrocystic Breast Disease, 96

3-3 Breast Cancer, 97

3-4 Partial Mastectomy, 98

3-5 Modified Radical Mastectomy, 99

3-6 Chest Drainage Tubes, 103

3-7 Pulmonary Embolism, 105

3-8 Lung Cancer, 106

3-9 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 107

3-10 Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, 107

3-11 Cardiac Tamponade, 110

3-12 Dominant Coronary Circulation, 112

3-13 Angina Pectoris (the Referred Pain of Myocardial Ischemia), 115

3-14 Coronary Bypass, 115

3-15 Coronary Angiogenesis, 116

3-16 Myocardial Infarction, 118

3-17 Cardiac Auscultation, 119

3-18 Valvular Heart Disease, 120

3-19 Cardiac Pacemakers, 122

3-20 Cardiac Defibrillators, 123

3-21 Mediastinal Masses, 127

3-22 Ventricular Septal Defect, 136

3-23 Atrial Septal Defect, 137

3-24 Pat

Details

No. of pages:
568
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455770083
Electronic ISBN:
9781455770632