Lippincott's Primary Care Orthopaedics

Lippincott's Primary Care Orthopaedics

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Lippincott's Primary Care Orthopaedics

The first volume in our new Primary Care series, this book will help family practitioners, internists, nurse practitioners, and osteopathic and chiropractic physicians diagnose and treat musculoskeletal problems seen in the primary care office setting. This full-color book contains quick hit information for the practitioner on the go, as well as in-depth text, more than 500 illustrations, and patient education handouts.

Chapters are consistently formatted with headings of Case, Clinical Presentation, Physical Findings, Studies, Treatment, Clinical Course, When to Refer, and ICD-9 Codes. Each chapter contains boxed elements: "Clinical Points," "Patient Assessment," "Not to Be Missed," and "Treatment."

A companion Website includes the fully searchable text, an image bank, patient education handouts, and videos of examination and injection procedures.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780781771825
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 06/01/2008
Series: Primary Care Series
Edition description: Includes Office Chart
Pages: 512
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

Series Preface




Section 1 Lumbosacral Spine: Chapter 1 Degenerative Disc Disease / Chapter 2 Herniated Disc /Chapter 3 Lumbar Sacral Strain /Chapter 4 Spinal Stenosis

Section 2 Thoraco-Lumbar Spine: Chapter 5 Scoliosis /Chapter 6 Compression Fracture
Section 3 Cervical Spine: Chapter 7Cervical Strain - Whiplash / Chapter 8 Cervical Disc Degeneration / Chapter 9 Cervical Disc Herniation / Chapter 10 Spinal Stenosis
Section 4 Hip: Trochanteric Bursitis / Osteoarthritis of the Hip / Coxa Saltans: The Snapping Hip / Meralgia Paresthetica / Nontraumatic Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head
Section 5 Knee: Swollen Knee/Effusion / Chondromalacia Patella - Anterior Knee Pain in the Young Patient / Pre Patellar Bursitis - Housemaid Knee / Overuse Syndrome / Medial Collateral Ligament Sprain / Pes Anserinus Bursitis / Torn Meniscus / Degenerative Joint Disease/Osteoarthritis / Baker's Cyst
Section 6 Ankle: Achilles Tendon / Ankle Sprains / Fractured Fibula - Nondisplaced/Avulsion Fracture / Retrocalcaneal Bursitis
Section 7 Foot: Bunion/Hallux Valgus / Metatarsalgia / Plantar Fasciitis / Morton's Neuroma / Hammer Toes and Cockup Toes / Pronation/Adult Flat Foot/Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction / Osteoarthritis Foot/Ankle Joints / Third Metatarsal Stress Fracture / Fractures of the Fifth Metatarsal / Diabetic Foot
Section 8 Shoulder: Tendonitis - Bursitis - Subacromial Impingement / Calcific Tendonitis / AC Joint Arthritis / Rotator Cuff Tear / Shoulder Instability (Multidirectional and Unidirectional) / Glenohumeral Arthritis / Frozen Shoulder
Section 9 Elbow: Lateral Epicondylitis / Olecranon Bursitis / Radial Head and Neck Fractures
Section 10 Wrist: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome / DeQuervain's Tendonitis / Ganglion Cyst
Section 11 Hand: Trigger Finger / Ganglia of the Hand / Herberden's Nodes / Osteoarthritis Base of the Thumb (CMC Joint) / Dupuytren's Contracture / Finger Dislocation / Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Hand / Skin and Soft Tissue Injury
Section 12 Common Pediatric Orthopaedic Problems: Intoeing / Bowed Legs / Flatfoot / Perthes Disease / Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis / Septic Arthritis of the Hip
Section 13 General Medical Problems: Osteoporosis / Crystal-Induced Arthritis / Rheumatoid Arthritis / Fibromyalgia and Regional Pain Syndromes / The Use of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) / The Use of Cortisone Preparations: Intraarticular and Soft Tissue Injections
Section 14 Technical Injections and Casts/Splints: Injection Techniques for Joints and Bursa / Splint and Braces
Section 15 Rehabilitation and Home Physical Therapy: Cervical Spine Rehabilitation / Shoulder Exercises / Elbow Exercises / Hand and Wrist Exercises / Lumbar Exercises / Hip Exercises / Knee Exercises / Foot and Ankle Exercises
Section 16 Patient Information Sheets: Patient Information Sheets


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