Rheumatology Examination and Injection Techniques - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702023873

Rheumatology Examination and Injection Techniques

2nd Edition

Authors: Michael Doherty Brian Hazleman Charles Hutton Peter Maddison Julian Perry
Hardcover ISBN: 9780702023873
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
Published Date: 8th October 1998
Page Count: 160

Description

This highly illustrated text provides comprehensive coverage of the examination of patients with joint or periarticular disease. It includes full details of joint aspiration, injection techniques and examination of synovial fluid. This 2nd Edition contains more practical procedures than ever before, with new coverage of biopsy and epidural injections. All chapters have been revised and expanded to include more illustrations.

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.

Details

No. of pages:
160
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders Ltd. 1999
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
Hardcover ISBN:
9780702023873

About the Author

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