Physiotherapy in Orthopaedics

2nd Edition

A Problem-Solving Approach

Editors:

  • Karen Atkinson
  • Anne-Marie Hassenkamp
  • Fiona Coutts
  • Key Features

    • Chapter summaries emphasize key areas of importance.
    • Case studies illustrate problem-solving approaches and demonstrate how to manage specific client groups.
    • Objectives and prerequisites are included for each section, alerting readers to what they should know before and after reading.
    • Reading and practice assignments include recommended prerequisite knowledge and experience.
    • Well-illustrated text includes line diagrams, photographs, and radiographs to clarify important concepts.

    Table of Contents

    1. Introduction to Problem Solving
    2. Changes in the Musculoskeletal System
    3. Recognition of Change in the Musculoskeletal System:Assessment
    4. Decision Making and Clinical Reasoning in Orthopaedics
    5. Management of Fractures
    6. Soft Tissue Injuries
    7. Rheumatic Conditions
    8. Total Joint Replacement
    9. Bone Diseases
    10. Gait Analysis in the Clinical Situation
    11. Hydrotherapy

    Details

    No. of pages:
    376
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702037818
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702060489