Injection techniques in musculoskeletal medicine : a practical manual for clinicians in primary and secondary care / Stephanie Saunders, Steve Longworth ; foreword by Jonathan Botting.

By: Saunders, Stephanie (Physical therapist) [author.]
Contributor(s): Longworth, Steve [author.]
Publisher: Edinburgh : Elsevier, 2019Edition: Fifth editionDescription: 1 online resource (xi, 306 pages) : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780702077265; 0702077267Subject(s): Injections -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Orthopedics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Sports medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Physical therapists -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Musculoskeletal system -- Wounds and injuries -- Chemotherapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Injections | Orthopedics | Physical therapists | Sports medicine | MEDICAL / Pharmacology | Injections -- methods | Musculoskeletal Diseases -- drug therapy | Anesthetics, Local -- administration & dosage | Anti-Inflammatory Agents -- administration & dosage | Athletic Injuries -- drug therapy | Pain -- drug therapy | Steroids -- administration & dosageGenre/Form: Handbooks and manuals. | Handbooks and manuals. | Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:Saunders, Stephanie (Physical therapist).: Injection techniques in musculoskeletal medicine.DDC classification: 615/.6 LOC classification: RM169Online resources: Click here for the e-copy
Contents:
Section 1: Injection therapy: the evidence. The evidence base for injection therapy -- Corticosteroids and local anaesthetics -- Other substances used for injection therapy -- Landmark and image guided injections -- Aspiration and miscellaneous injections -- Safety, drugs and sport, medicolegal issues -- Section 2: Practical guidelines for injection therapy. Overview -- How to use this book -- Contraindications to injection therapy -- Preparation protocol -- Injection technique flowchart -- Section 3: Upper limb injections. Examination of the upper limb -- The shoulder -- The elbow -- The wrist and hand -- Temporomandibular joint -- Summary of suggested upper limb dosages -- Section 4: Lower limb injections. Examination of the lower limb -- The hip -- The knee -- The ankle and foot -- Summary of suggested lower limb dosages -- Section 5: Spinal injections. Spinal injection guidelines -- Examination of the spine -- Spinal injection techniques -- Summary of suggested spinal dosages -- References -- Appendices. Landmark technique accuracy and outcome studies -- Injection survey.
Summary: "The fully updated fifth edition of Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine is a trusted step-by-step guide for a wide range of practitioners who deal with the management of painful joints and soft tissues, particularly in relation to sports and overuse injuries. Area by area guidance is given for each lesion on appropriate patient selection and delivery of the drug. Every technique has its own two-page spread; the first consisting of a detailed but easy to follow description of the causes, positive assessment findings, anatomical details and injection procedure. The facing page shows an anatomical illustration of the region and a photograph showing the landmarks for the injection. This edition features brand new full colour photographs and case studies"--Publisher's description.
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Revised edition of: Injection techniques in musculoskeletal medicine : a practical manual for clinicians in primary and secondary care / Stephanie Saunders, Steve Longworth. 4th ed. 2012.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Section 1: Injection therapy: the evidence. The evidence base for injection therapy -- Corticosteroids and local anaesthetics -- Other substances used for injection therapy -- Landmark and image guided injections -- Aspiration and miscellaneous injections -- Safety, drugs and sport, medicolegal issues -- Section 2: Practical guidelines for injection therapy. Overview -- How to use this book -- Contraindications to injection therapy -- Preparation protocol -- Injection technique flowchart -- Section 3: Upper limb injections. Examination of the upper limb -- The shoulder -- The elbow -- The wrist and hand -- Temporomandibular joint -- Summary of suggested upper limb dosages -- Section 4: Lower limb injections. Examination of the lower limb -- The hip -- The knee -- The ankle and foot -- Summary of suggested lower limb dosages -- Section 5: Spinal injections. Spinal injection guidelines -- Examination of the spine -- Spinal injection techniques -- Summary of suggested spinal dosages -- References -- Appendices. Landmark technique accuracy and outcome studies -- Injection survey.

"The fully updated fifth edition of Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine is a trusted step-by-step guide for a wide range of practitioners who deal with the management of painful joints and soft tissues, particularly in relation to sports and overuse injuries. Area by area guidance is given for each lesion on appropriate patient selection and delivery of the drug. Every technique has its own two-page spread; the first consisting of a detailed but easy to follow description of the causes, positive assessment findings, anatomical details and injection procedure. The facing page shows an anatomical illustration of the region and a photograph showing the landmarks for the injection. This edition features brand new full colour photographs and case studies"--Publisher's description.

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