Rheumatology Examination and Injection Techniques

2nd Edition


  • Michael Doherty
  • Brian Hazleman
  • Charles Hutton
  • Peter Maddison
  • Julian Perry
    • Print ISBN 9780702023873

    Table of Contents

    Section I: INTRODUCTION to EXAMINATION. Introduction. The Minimum Rheumatological Examination. Disease Assessment Indices. Section II: EXAMINATION of SPECIFIC REGIONS. The Shoulder. The Elbow. The Hand. The Spine. The Hip. The Knee. The Foot and Ankle. The Temporomandibular Joint. Posture and Gait. Section II: ASPIRATION and INJECTION TECHNIQUES. Principles of Joint Aspiration and Steroid Injection. Examination of Synovial Fluid.


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    About the authors

    Michael Doherty

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Senior Lecturer, Rheumatology Unit, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK

    Brian Hazleman

    Author of Sclera and Systemic Disorders, 2nd Edition, 2004 First Prize winner for the Ophthalmology Section of the British Medical Association Book Awards.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Rheumatologist, Addenbroke's Hospital, Cambridge, Director of Rheumatology Research Group, Addenbroke's Hospital, Cambridge, Associate Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cambridge

    Charles Hutton

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Rheumatologist, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati; formerly Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

    Peter Maddison

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Rheumatologist, Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor, UK

    Julian Perry

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Section Head, Orbital & Oculoplastic Surgery, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH