Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation / Edition 1

Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation / Edition 1

by S. Brent Brotzman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815110340

ISBN-13: 9780815110347

Pub. Date: 12/15/1995

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This text is a practical, clinical guide that provides guidance on the evaluation, differential diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients with orthopaedic problems. In an easy to use format, it covers all orthopaedic conditions and procedures from intial examination through the postoperative or post-injury period, including arthroplasty, fractures, and

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This text is a practical, clinical guide that provides guidance on the evaluation, differential diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients with orthopaedic problems. In an easy to use format, it covers all orthopaedic conditions and procedures from intial examination through the postoperative or post-injury period, including arthroplasty, fractures, and sports injuries. Each chapter is written jointly by an orthopaedic surgeon and therapist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815110347
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/15/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
416

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Hand and Wrist Injuries1
Trigger Finger (Stenosing Flexor Tenosynovitis)12
Flexor Digitorum Profundus Avulsion ("Jersey Finger")13
Fifth Metacarpal Neck Fracture (Boxer's Fracture)29
Injuries to the Ulnar Collateral Ligament of the Thumb Metacarpophalangeal Joint (Gamekeeper's Thumb)32
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome34
Splinting for Nerve Palsies44
Scaphoid Fractures50
Fracture of the Distal Radius55
Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Injury67
De Quervain's Tenosynovitis72
Intersection Syndrome of the Wrist74
Dorsal and Volar Carpal Ganglion Cysts75
Ch. 2Elbow Injuries85
Medial Collateral Ligament (Ulnar Collateral Ligament) Injuries93
A Basic Elbow Exercise Program (Performed Three Times a Day)98
Treatment and Rehabilitation of Elbow Dislocations101
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis104
Post-Traumatic Elbow Stiffness118
Ch. 3Shoulder Injuries125
Scapular Dyskinesis244
Ch. 4Knee Injuries251
The Painful Knee: Evaluation, Examination, and Imaging251
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries266
Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries293
Medial Collateral Ligament Injury308
Meniscal Injuries315
Patellofemoral Disorders319
Patellar Tendon Ruptures345
Articular Cartilage Procedures of the Knee350
Baker's Cyst (Popliteal Cyst)355
Patella Fractures357
Ch. 5Foot and Ankle Injuries371
Ankle Sprains371
Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability: Rehabilitation after Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction390
Inferior Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)393
Achilles Tendon Dysfunction405
Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency412
Metatarsalgia416
Hallux Rigidus422
First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Sprain (Turf Toe)429
Ch. 6The Arthritic Lower Extremity441
Ch. 7Special Topics475
Hamstring Injuries in Athletes475
Quadriceps Strains and Contusions490
Groin Pain493
Aquatic Therapy for the Injured Athlete503
Running Injuries511
Shin Splints in Runners522
Return to Play after a Concussion527
Osteoporosis: Evaluation, Management, and Exercise530
Ch. 8Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy543
Ch. 9Low Back Injuries555
Ch. 10Common Terms, Modalities, and Techniques Employed in Rehabilitation of Orthopaedic Injuries603
Glossary621
Index625

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