Lower-Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics: Clinical Concepts / Edition 1

Lower-Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics: Clinical Concepts / Edition 1

by Joan E. Edelstein, Akex Moroz
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1556428960

ISBN-13: 9781556428968

Pub. Date: 01/01/2011

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

Lower Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics: Clinical Concepts is a comprehensive overview of lower limb prosthetics and orthotics, covering normal and pathological gait, lower limb biomechanics, clinical applications, as well as prosthetics and orthotic design and components. Joan Edelstein and Alex Moroz have written Lower Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics with the

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Lower Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics: Clinical Concepts is a comprehensive overview of lower limb prosthetics and orthotics, covering normal and pathological gait, lower limb biomechanics, clinical applications, as well as prosthetics and orthotic design and components. Joan Edelstein and Alex Moroz have written Lower Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics with the clinician's perspective in mind. Clinical management is incorporated throughout the text, including basic surgical concepts, postoperative management, and preprosthetic care. Additionally, this text incorporates unique features relevant to physicians such as prescription writing and prosthetic and orthotic construction and modification, as well as, the latest research regarding energy consumption and long-term utilization of prostheses

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556428968
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Contributing Authors
Preface
 
Chapter 1          Normal Gait
 
Chapter 2          Early Management
                             Richard A. Frieden, MD
 
Chapter 3          Transtibial Prostheses
 
Chapter 4          Transtibial Biomechanics
 
Chapter 5          Transtibial Static Evaluation
 
Chapter 6          Transtibial Gait Analysis
 
Chapter 7          Transfemoral Prostheses
 
Chapter 8          Transfemoral Biomechanics
 
Chapter 9          Transfemoral Static Evaluation
 
Chapter 10        Transfemoral Gait Analysis
 
Chapter 11        Partial Foot Amputations and Prostheses
 
Chapter 12        Knee and Hip Disarticulations and Prostheses
 
Chapter 13        Bilateral Amputations and Prostheses
 
Chapter 14        Prosthetic Gait and Activities Training
 
Chapter 15        Lifelong Management of Older Patients
                             Richard A. Frieden, MD
 
Chapter 16        Prosthetic Functional Outcomes
 
Chapter 17        Orthotic Principles
 
Chapter 18        Shoes and Foot Orthoses
 
Chapter 19        Ankle-Foot Orthoses
 
Chapter 20        Knee-Ankle-Foot Orthoses
 
Chapter 21        Hip-Knee-Ankle-Foot and Higher Orthoses
 
Chapter 22        Orthotic Static Evaluation
 
Chapter 23        Pathological Gait Analysis
 
Chapter 24        Orthotic Functional Outcomes
 
Chapter 25        Orthotics in Management of Musculoskeletal and Neuromuscular Disorders
 
Chapter 26        Pediatric Prosthetics and Orthotics
                             Joan T. Gold, MD and Joan E. Edelstein, MA, PT, FISPO, CPed
 
Financial Disclosures
 
Index

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