Lippincott's Primary Care Musculoskeletal Radiology

Lippincott's Primary Care Musculoskeletal Radiology

by George Bridgeforth
     
 

This book helps family practitioners, internists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants identify and diagnose patient injuries based on the radiologic findings most seen in the office setting. The book emphasizes what tests to order when and shows side by side images of what is normal and what is abnormal. Each chapter follows a consistent format:

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Overview

This book helps family practitioners, internists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants identify and diagnose patient injuries based on the radiologic findings most seen in the office setting. The book emphasizes what tests to order when and shows side by side images of what is normal and what is abnormal. Each chapter follows a consistent format: Clinical Presentation, Mechanism of Injury, Patient Assessment, What to Order, Not to Be Missed, Radiographic Evaluation, Treatment, and When to Refer. An anatomical wall chart for the office is also included.

A companion website includes fully searchable text, an image bank, and patient education handouts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781793773
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/25/2010
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1: Degenerative Disc Disease

2: Spondylolysis vs. Spondylolisthesis

3: Comminuted Vertebral Body Fractures

4: Wedge Fractures

5: Burst Fractures

6: Chance Fractures

7: Unilateral Facet Dislocations

8: Bilateral Facet Dislocations

9: Teardrop Fractures

10: Metastatic Cancer

11: Degenerative Hip Disease (Osteoarthritis)

12: Hip Dislocations & Fractures

13: Avascular Necrosis

14: Patella Fracture

15: Patella Dislocations

16: Tibial Plateau Fracture

17: Tibia Spine Fractures

18: Degenerative Joint Disease (Osteoarthritis)

19: Osgood-Schlatter's Disease

20: Bipartite Patella

21: Torn Collateral Ligaments (Ankle)

22: Unimalleolar Ankle Fracture

23: Bimalleolar (Trimalleolar) Ankle Fractures

24: Spiral Ankle Fractures

25: Accessory Ossification Center(s)

26: Fifth Metatarsal Fractures

27: (Other) Metatarsal Fractures

28: Lisfranc Injury

29: Phalangeal Foot Fractures

30: Calcaneal Fractures

31: Shoulder Dislocation

32: Clavicle Fractures

33: A-C Joint Dislocation

34: Elbow Fractures

35: Elbow Dislocations

36: Olecranon Fractures

37: Galeazzi and Monteggia Fractures

38: Radial and Ulnar Fractures

39: Scaphoid Fractures

40: Scaphoid - Lunate Dislocation

41: Avascular Necrosis (Scaphoid)

42: Avascular Necrosis of the Lunate (Kienböck's Disease)

43: Perilunate Dislocation

44: Boxer's Fracture

45: Volar Plate Fractures

46: Phalangeal Fractures

47: Tuft Fracture

48: Mallet Finger

49: Thumb Fractures

50: Rib Fractures

51: Rheumatoid Arthritis

52: Psoriatic Arthritis

53: Gout

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