Fundamentals of Orthopedic Radiology (Contemporary Perspectives in Rehabilitation) / Edition 1

Fundamentals of Orthopedic Radiology (Contemporary Perspectives in Rehabilitation) / Edition 1

by Lynn McKinnis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803601395

ISBN-13: 9780803601390

Pub. Date: 01/01/1997

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

This unique book teaches students how to read and interpret x-rays and other imaging techniques of the musculoskeletal system. 599 illustrations help the reader understand the capabilities, limitations, and diagnostic value of imaging. This book will help the reader:
understand the capabilities, limitations, and diagnostic value of imaging
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Overview

This unique book teaches students how to read and interpret x-rays and other imaging techniques of the musculoskeletal system. 599 illustrations help the reader understand the capabilities, limitations, and diagnostic value of imaging. This book will help the reader:
understand the capabilities, limitations, and diagnostic value of imaging
read a radiologist's report
integrate this information into the physical therapy evaluation
differentiate between normal and abnormal anatomy and recognize age-related bone and joint changes
recognize common disease progressions, acute musculoskeletal trauma, and fracture characteristics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803601390
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Series:
Contemporary Perspectives in Rehabilitation
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
429
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.36(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1General Principles of Orthopedic Radiology1
Ch. 2Radiographic Evaluation of Normal Versus Pathologic Bone30
Ch. 3Radiographic Evaluation of Fracture71
Ch. 4Cervical Spine97
Ch. 5Thoracic Spine, Sternum, and Ribs135
Ch. 6Lumbosacral Spine and Sacroiliac Joints168
Ch. 7Pelvis and Proximal Femur210
Ch. 8Knee244
Ch. 9Ankle and Foot284
Ch. 10The Shoulder Joint Complex325
Ch. 11The Elbow364
Ch. 12Hand and Wrist386
Answers to Self-Test Questions419
Index423

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