Foundations for Osteopathic Medicine / Edition 2

Foundations for Osteopathic Medicine / Edition 2

by American Osteopathic American Osteopathic Association, Robert C. Ward, Raymond J. Hruby, John A. Jerome
     
 

Thoroughly revised for its Second Edition, Foundations for Osteopathic Medicine is the only comprehensive, current osteopathic text. It provides broad, multidisciplinary coverage of osteopathic considerations in the basic sciences, behavioral sciences, family practice and primary care, and the clinical specialties and demonstrates a wide variety of

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Thoroughly revised for its Second Edition, Foundations for Osteopathic Medicine is the only comprehensive, current osteopathic text. It provides broad, multidisciplinary coverage of osteopathic considerations in the basic sciences, behavioral sciences, family practice and primary care, and the clinical specialties and demonstrates a wide variety of osteopathic manipulative methods. This edition includes new chapters on biomechanics, microbiology and infectious diseases, health promotion and maintenance, osteopathic psychiatry, emergency medicine, neuromusculoskeletal medicine, rehabilitation, sports medicine, progressive inhibition of neuromuscular structures, visceral manipulation, A.T. Still osteopathic methods, treatment of acutely ill hospital patients, somatic dysfunction, clinical research and trials, outcomes research, and biobehavioral interactions with disease and health.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781734974
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
1472
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 11.28(h) x 2.23(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributing Authors
Mission Statement
Preface
Preface to the First Edition
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Sect. IOsteopathic Philosophy and History1
1Osteopathic Philosophy3
2Major Events in Osteopathic History19
Sect. IIOsteopathic Considerations in the Basic Sciences31
Introduction32
3Rules of Anatomy37
4Anatomy44
5Biomechanics: An Osteopathic Perspective63
6Autonomic Nervous System90
7Neurophysiologic Mechanisms of Integration and Disintegration120
8Nociception, the Neuroendocrine Immune System, and Osteopathic Medicine137
9Tissue Respiration and Circulation157
10Microbiologic Considerations and Infectious Diseases165
11Endocrine System and Body Unity: Osteopathic Principles at a Chemical Level179
12Pharmacologic and Osteopathic Basic Principles189
Sect. IIIOsteopathic Considerations in the Behavioral Sciences195
Introduction196
13Health Promotion and Maintenance197
14Introduction to Psychoneuroimmunology208
15Pain Management212
16Life Phases and Health227
17Stress Management in Primary Care233
18Osteopathic Psychiatry245
Sect. IVOsteopathic Considerations in Clinical Problem Solving255
19Clinical Problem Solving257
Sect. VOsteopathic Considerations in Family Practice and Primary Care281
Introduction282
20Osteopathic Family Practice: An Application of the Primary Care Model289
21General Internal Medicine298
22General Pediatirics305
23Geriatrics327
Sect. VIOsteopathic Considerations in the Clinical Specialties339
Introduction340
24An Osteopathic Perspective on Cardiology345
25Osteopathic Management of Ear, Nose, and Throat Disease370
26Osteopathic Medicine in the Practice of Emergency Medicine383
27General Surgery399
28Gynecology409
29Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine420
30Neurology435
31Obstetrics450
32Oncology462
33Orthopedics477
34Pulmonology500
35Osteopathic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation516
36Rheumatology526
37An Osteopathic Approach to Sports Medicine534
Sect. VIIOsteopathic Considerations in Palpatory Diagnosis and Manipulative Treatment551
Introduction552
38Palpatory Skills and Exercises for Developing the Sense of Touch557
39Examination and Diagnosis: An Introduction566
40Diagnosis and Plan for Manual Treatment: A Prescription574
41Consideration of Posture and Group Curves580
42Radiographic Aspects of the Postural Study591
43Postural Considerations in Coronal, Horizontal, and Sagittal Planes603
44Musculoskeletal Examination for Somatic Dysfunction633
45Head: Diagnosis and Treatment660
46Cervical Spine684
47Upper Extremities690
48Thoracic Region705
49The Rib Cage718
50Lumbar Region727
51The Abdominal Region751
52Pelvis and Sacrum762
53Lower Extremities784
54Soft Tissue Techniques819
55Articulatory Techniques834
56Thrust (High-Velocity/Low-Amplitude) Techniques852
57Muscle Energy Techniques881
58Fascial-Ligamentous Release: Indirect Approach908
59Balanced Ligamentous Tension Techniques916
60Integrated Neuromusculoskeletal Release and Myofascial Release931
61Functional Technique: An Indirect Method969
62Osteopathy in the Cranial Field985
63Strain and Counterstrain Techniques1002
64Facilitated Positional Release1017
65Progressive Inhibition of Neuromuscular Structures Technique1026
66Myofascial Trigger Points as Somatic Dysfunction1034
67Chapman Reflexes1051
68Lymphatic System: Lymphatic Manipulative Techniques1056
69Visceral Manipulation1078
70Treatment of Somatic Dysfunction with an Osteopathic Manipulative Method of Dr. Andrew Taylor Still1094
71Treatment of the Acutely Ill Hospitalized Patient1115
72Efficacy and Complications1143
73Somatic Dysfunction1153
Sect. VIIIBasic and Clinical Research For Osteopathic Theory and Practice1163
Introduction1164
74Foundations for Osteopathic Medical Research1167
75The Research Status of Somatic Dysfunction1188
76Outcomes Research and Design1194
77Biobehavioral Interactions with Disease and Health1203
78Clinical Research and Clinical Trials1215
79Osteopathic Research: Challenges of the Future1219
Glossary of Osteopathic Terminology1229
App. I1255
App. II1258
Subject Index1263

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