Textbook of orthopaedics, trauma, and rheumatology / edited by Raashid Luqmani [and others].
Contributor(s): Luqmani, RaashidSeries: ClinicalKey: Publisher: Edinburgh : Elsevier, 2013Edition: 2nd edDescription: 1 online resource (xviii, 446 pages) : illustrations (some color)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780723437697; 0723437696Subject(s): Orthopedics | Musculoskeletal system -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment | Rheumatology | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General | MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine | MEDICAL -- Diseases | MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine | MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine | Musculoskeletal system -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment | Orthopedics | Rheumatology | Spier-beenderstelsel | Orthopedie | Reumatologie | Traumatologie | Kindergeneeskunde | Ontwikkelingslanden | Musculoskeletal Diseases -- therapy | Musculoskeletal Diseases -- diagnosis | Musculoskeletal System -- injuriesGenre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Textbook of orthopaedics, trauma, and rheumatology.DDC classification: 616.7 LOC classification: RD731 | .T47 2013Online resources: Click here for the e-copy
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Clinical History and Examination -- Physiology and pathology of the musculoskeletal system -- Epidemiology and genetics of rheumatic diseases -- Investigations -- Medical management of arthritis -- Musculoskeletal infection -- Role of the allied health professional -- Surgical management of joint disorders -- Fracture management -- Management of multiple trauma -- Children's fractures -- Regional injuries -- Sport and exercise associated problems in adults -- Generalized musculoskeletal problems -- Osteoarthritis and crystal arthropathies -- Inflammatory arthritis -- Systemic diseases -- Systemic complications of rheumatic diseases and rare arthropathies -- Bone disorders -- Tumours of the musculoskeletal system and pathological fractures -- Upper limb -- Cervical and lumbar spine -- Lower limb -- Normal variants in children -- Upper and lower limb disorders in children -- The paediatric spine and neuromuscular conditions -- Arthritis in children -- Sport and exercise associated problems in children and adolescents.
Print version record.
Winner of the prize for New Edited Book at The Royal Society of Medicine & The Society of Authors' Medical Book Awards, this textbook for medical students covers orthopaedics, trauma and rheumatology in one volume. It offers both core information regarding what the student needs to know about these specialties and an extensive series of cases with questions and answers that illustrate the thinking behind common everyday practice. The book offers a standard approach to history taking and physical examination, and relevant anatomy, highlighting the reasons for the different approaches within each specialty as required. -- Publisher.
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