Key Features

  • Unique — no other text of this nature has been written for podiatrists and rheumatologists.
  • Comprehensive — all major aspects of the disease in relation to the foot and ankle are covered.
  • Companion DVD contains many video clips of examination and injection techniques and gait analyses, additional downloadable images, assessment tools and an interactive injection resource.
  • Practical and evidence-based approach.
  • Up-to-date text incorporates the latest findings from experts in the field.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction and current concepts
2. Pathomechanics and the application of gait analysis
3. Clinical features
4. Clinical assessment
5. Imaging
6. Treatment (medical and podiatric)
7. Surgical management
8. Evaluating care
9. Organising Care


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© 2007
Churchill Livingstone
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About the authors

Philip Helliwell

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer in Rheumatology, Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease; University of Leeds, Leeds, UK Senior Lecturer & Consultant Rheumatologist

James Woodburn

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinician Scientist Fellow, Podiatrist, Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease School of Medicine, University of Leeds; Leeds, UK

Anthony Redmond

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer in Rheumatological Podiatry, Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds; Leeds, UK

Deborah Turner

Affiliations and Expertise

Arthritis Research Campaign Senior Lecturer in Podiatry, School of Health and Social Care, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

Heidi Davys

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Assistant, Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK; Senior Rheumatology Podiatrist, Foot Health Department, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust