Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care: Includes DVD and Online Access / Edition 4

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The NEW 4th edition and DVD-Video Supplement bring you: Completely updated and expanded text. Even more rehabilitation instructions! Enhance recovery with detailed instructions and exercises for your patients on personalized, printable forms and more videos! Including all new, step-by-step physical examination instructions on full-screen video. Sharpen your techniques! Online access to the complete text and printable physical examination instructions. PLUS patient education resources from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780892035793
  • Publisher: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Publication date: 10/1/2010
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 1258
  • Sales rank: 61,107
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 2.20 (d)

Table of Contents

General Orthopaedics

Pain Diagram
Overview of General Orthopaedics
Principles of Musculoskeletal Evaluation
Amputations of the Lower Extremity
Anesthesia for Orthopaedic Surgery
Arthritis: Osteoarthritis
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies for Osteoarthritis
Arthritis: Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arthritis: Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies
Compartment Syndrome
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Crystal Deposition Diseases
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis
Drugs: Corticosteroid Injections
Drugs: NSAIDs
Falls and Traumatic Injuries in the Elderly Patient
Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Fracture Evaluation and Management Principles
racture Healing
Fracture Splinting Principles
Imaging: Principles and Techniques
Infection: Osteomyelitis
Infection: Septic Arthritis
Lyme Disease
Overuse Syndromes
Pain: Nonorganic Symptoms and Signs
Preoperative Evaluation of Medical Comorbidities
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Modalities
Musculoskeletal Conditioning: Helping Patients Prevent Injury and Stay Fit
Rehabilitation: Canes, Crutches, and Walkers
Sports Medicine Evaluation and Management Principles
Sprains and Strains
Tumors of Bone


Pain Diagram
Overview of the Shoulder
Physical Examination of the Shoulder
Acromioclavicular Injuries
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Burners and Other Brachial Plexus Injuries
Fracture of the Clavicle
Fracture of the Humeral Shaft
Fracture of the Proximal Humerus
Fracture of the Scapula
Frozen Shoulder
Impingement Syndrome
Procedure: Subacromial Bursa Injection
Overhead Throwing Shoulder Injuries
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rupture of the Proximal Biceps Tendon
Shoulder Instability
Procedure: Reduction of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation
Superior Labrum Anteriorto-Posterior Lesions
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Elbow and Forearm

Pain Diagram
Overview of the Elbow and Forearm
Physical Examination of the Elbow and Forearm
Arthritis of the Elbow
Dislocation of the Elbow
Fracture of the Distal Humerus
Fracture of the Olecranon
Fracture of the Radial Head
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis
Procedure: Tennis Elbow Injection
Olecranon Bursitis
Procedure: Olecranon Bursa Aspiration
Nerve Compression Syndromes
Rupture of the Distal Biceps Tendon
Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear

Hand and Wrist

Pain Diagram
Overview of the Hand and Wrist
Physical Examination of the Hand and Wrist
Animal Bites
Arthritis of the Hand
Procedure: Metacarpophalangeal or Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Injection
Arthritis of the Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint
Procedure: Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Injection
Arthritis of the Wrist
Procedure: Wrist Aspiration/Injection
Boutonnière Deformity
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Procedure: Carpal Tunnel Injection
de Quervain Tenosynovitis
Procedure: de Quervain Tenosynovitis Injection
Dupuytren Contracture
Fingertip Infections
Procedure: Digital Anesthetic Block (Hand)
Fingertip Injuries/Amputations
Flexor Tendon Injuries
Flexor Tendon Sheath Infections
Fracture of the Base of the Thumb Metacarpal
Fracture of the Hook of the Hamate
Fracture of the Distal Radius
Fracture of the Metacarpals and Phalanges
Fracture of the Scaphoid
Ganglion of the Wrist and Hand
Procedure: Dorsal Wrist Ganglion Aspiration
Human Bite Wounds
Kienböck Disease
Mallet Finger
Nail Bed Injuries
Procedure: Fishhook Removal
Sprains and Dislocations of the Hand
Trigger Finger
Procedure: Trigger Finger Injection
Tumors of the Hand and Wrist
Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at the Wrist

Hip and Thigh

Pain diagram
Overview of the Hip and Thigh
Physical Examination of the Hip and Thigh
Dislocation of the Hip (Acute, Traumatic)
Fracture of the Femoral Shaft
Fracture of the Pelvis
Fracture of the Proximal Femur
Hip Impingement
Infl ammatory Arthritis
Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Syndrome
Osteoarthritis of the Hip
Osteonecrosis of the Hip
Snapping Hip
Strains of the Hip
Strains of the Thigh
Stress Fracture of the Femoral Neck
Transient Osteoporosis of the Hip
Trochanteric Bursitis
Procedure: Trochanteric Bursitis Injection

Knee and Lower Leg

Pain diagram
Overview of the Knee and Lower Leg
Physical Examination of the Knee and Lower Leg
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear
Procedure: Knee Joint Aspiration/Injection
Arthritis of the Knee
Bursitis of the Knee
Collateral Ligament Tear
Compartment Syndrome
Fractures About the Knee
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Gastrocnemius Tear
Meniscal Tear
Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Condyle
Patellar/Quadriceps Tendinitis
Patellar/Quadriceps Tendon Ruptures
Patellofemoral Instability and Malalignment
Patellofemoral Pain
Plica Syndrome
Popliteal Cyst
Posterior Cruciate Ligament Tear
Stress Fracture

Foot and Ankle

Pain diagram
Overview of the Foot and Ankle
Physical Examination of the Foot and Ankle
Achilles Tendon Tear
Ankle Sprain
Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
Procedure: Ankle Joint Injection
Procedure: Application of a Metatarsal Pad
Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain
Corns and Calluses
Procedure: Trimming a Corn or Callus
Dance Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
The Diabetic Foot
Procedure: Care of Diabetic Feet
Fracture-Dislocations of the Midfoot
Fractures of the Ankle
Fractures of the Calcaneus and Talus
Fracture of the Metatarsals
Fractures of the Phalanges
Fracture of the Sesamoid
Procedure: Digital Anesthetic Block (Foot)
Hallux Rigidus
Hallux Valgus
Ingrown Toenail
Procedure: Nail Plate Avulsion
Interdigital (Morton) Neuroma
Procedure: Interdigital (Morton) Neuroma Injection
Nail Fungus Infection
Orthotic Devices
Plantar Fasciitis
Procedure: Plantar Fasciitis Injection
Plantar Warts
Posterior Heel Pain
Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction
Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
Shoe Wear
Soft-Tissue Masses of the Foot and Ankle
Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Toe Deformities
Turf Toe


Pain diagram
Overview of the Spine
Physical Examination of the Spine
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spondylosis
Cervical Strain
Fractures of the Cervical Spine
Fractures of the Thoracic or Lumbar Spine
Low Back Pain: Acute
Low Back Pain: Chronic
Lumbar Herniated Disk
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Metastatic Disease
Scoliosis in Adults
Spinal Orthoses
Spondylolisthesis: Degenerative
Spondylolisthesis: Isthmic

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Overview of Pediatric Orthopaedics
Pediatric Physical Examination
Anterior Knee Pain
Back Pain
Elbow Pain
Foot and Ankle Pain
Growing Pain
Accessory Navicular
Calcaneal Apophysitis
Cavus Foot Deformity
Child Abuse
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Congenital Defi ciencies of the Lower Extremity
Congenital Defi ciencies of the Upper Extremity
Congenital Deformities of the Lower Extremity
Congenital Deformities of the Upper Extremity
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
Evaluation of the Limping Child
Procedure: Hip Aspiration
Fractures in Children
Fractures of the Growth Plate
Fractures About the Elbow
Fractures of the Clavicle and Proximal Humerus
Fractures of the Distal Forearm
Fractures of the Proximal and Middle Forearm
Fractures of the Femur
Fractures of the Tibia
Genu Valgum
Genu Varum
Intoeing and Outtoeing
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
Little League Elbow
Metatarsus Adductus
Neonatal Brachial Plexus Palsy
Osgood-Schlatter Disease
Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Pediatric Sports Participation
Preparticipation Physical Evaluation
Septic Arthritis
Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies
Shoes for Children
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Tarsal Coalition
Toe Walking
Transient Synovitis of the Hip

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