Key Features

  • '5-books-in-1' format combines essential content on foundational knowledge, clinical reasoning, orthopedic pathologies, common clinical questions, and pharmacology all in one place for fast, efficient reference.
  • UNIQUE: Expert insight and decision-making strategies for the rehabilitation of musculoskeletal pathologies help you apply sound clinical reasoning to determine the needs of patients with musculoskeletal disorders.
  • UNIQUE: Succinct, bulleted text organizes information consistently for easy access.
  • Clinician-oriented profiles cover 200 orthopedic pathologies with considerations specific to your needs in orthopedic rehabilitation practice.
  • 51 drug class monographs detail indications, dosages, contraindications and physical therapy implications to help you better understand drug interactions and more effectively manage patients.

Table of Contents

SECTION I: Foundational Knowledge

1. Tissue Injury and Healing

2. Pain Mechanisms

3. Radiology

4. Biomechanics

SECTION II: Orthopedic Reasoning

1. Clinical Reasoning and Decision Making in Orthopedic Rehabilitation

2. Upper Cervical Spine

3. Cervical Spine

4. Thoracic Spine

5. Lumbar Spine

6. Sacroiliac Joint

7. Temporomandibular and Craniofacial Dysfunction

8. Shoulder

9. Elbow

10. Wrist and Hand 11. Hip and Thigh

12. Knee

13. Foot and Ankle

14. Pelvic Pain

15. Nerve

16. Chronic Pain

17. Red Flags and Non Musculoskeletal Pain

SECTION III: Orthopedic Pathology

1. Upper Cervical Spine

2. Cervical Spine

3. Thoracic Spine

4. Lumbar Spine

5. Sacroiliac Joint

6. Craniofascial and Temporomandibular Joint

7. Shoulder

8. Elbow

9. Hand and Wrist

10. Hip and Thigh

11. Knee

12. Ankle and Shin

13. Foot

14. Pediatric

15. Pelvic Pain and Women's Health

16. Nerve

17. Chronic Pain

SECTION IV: Rehabilitation and Common Clinical Questions

1. Cervical Spine

2. Thoracic Spine

3. Lumbar Spine

4. Temporomandibular Joint

5. Upper Extremity

6. Lower Extremity

7. Nerve Rehabilitation

SECTION V: Pharmacology

Details

No. of pages:
984
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Electronic ISBN:
9780323168359
Electronic ISBN:
9780323072526
Print ISBN:
9780323057103

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