Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation

ISBN-10: 0323011861

ISBN-13: 9780323011860

Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)

Authors: S. Brent Brotzman, Kevin E. Wilk

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The 2nd Edition of this respected reference continues to provide state-of-the-art, practical guidance on the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients with orthopaedic problems. Organized by anatomic region, this resource covers everything from initial examination and differential diagnosis...through treatment and postoperative rehabilitation. Its user-friendly organization offers fast access to protocols developed by internationally recognized othopaedists as well as physical and occupational therapists. Thoroughly covers examination techniques for common orthopaedic injuries. Presents a wealth of algorithms on criteria-based treatment as well as rehabilitation protocolsfor patients with acute injuries and those recovering from orthopaedic procedures. Provides useful criteria on when a patient may safely return to sports or work. Features extensive coverage of both nonoperative and postoperative othropaedic injuries that are difficult to find. Presents fresh perspectives from a new co-editor, renowned physical therapist Kevin Wilk, PT. Features comprehensive coverage of hot topics such as hamstring injuries strains and contusions of the quadriceps groin pain aquatic therapy for injured athletes running injuries shin splints in runners returning to sports after concussions osteoporosis and more. With 24 additional contributors.
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Book details

List price: $129.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 1/24/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 672
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 4.224
Language: English

Hand and Wrist Injuries
Flexor Tendon Injuries
Trigger Finger (Stenosing Flexor Tenosynovitis)
Flexor Digitorum Profundus Avulsion ("Jersey Finger")
Extensor Tendon Injuries
Fractions and Dislocations of the Hand
Fifth Metacarpal Neck Fracture (Boxer's Fracture)
Injuries to the Ulnar Collateral Ligament of the Thumb Metacarpophalangeal Joint (Gamekeeper's Thumb)
Nerve Compression Syndromes
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Nerve Injuries
Splinting for Nerve Palsies
Dupuytren's Contracture
Wrist Disorders
Scaphoid Fractures
Fracture of the Distal Radius
Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Injury
De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
Intersection Syndrome of the Wrist
Dorsal and Volar Carpal Ganglion Cysts
Elbow Injuries
Medial Collateral Ligament (Ulnar Collateral Ligament) Injuries
Ulnar Nerve Injury at the Elbow (Cubital Tunnel)
Treating Flexion Contracture (Loss of Extension) in Throwing Athletes
A Basic Elbow Exercise Program (Performed Three Times a Day)
Treatment and Rehabilitation of Elbow Dislocations
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis
Isolated Fracture of the Radial Head
Elbow Arthroplasty
Olecranon Bursitis
Post-Traumatic Elbow Stiffness
Shoulder Injuries
General Principles of Shoulder Rehabilitation
Intake Evaluation
The Importance of History-Taking in Evaluating Shoulder Pain
General Shoulder Rehabilitation Goals
Impingement Syndrome
Rotator Cuff Tendinitis in the Overhead Athlete
Rotator Cuff Tears
Shoulder Instability
Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
Rehabilitation after Shoulder Arthroplasty (Replacement)
Biceps Tendon Disorders
Acromioclavicular Joint Injury
Scapular Dyskinesis
Knee Injuries
The Painful Knee: Evaluation, Examination, and Imaging
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
Medial Collateral Ligament Injury
Meniscal Injuries
Patellofemoral Disorders
Evaluation of the Patellofemoral Joint
Patellar Tendon Ruptures
Articular Cartilage Procedures of the Knee
Baker's Cyst (Popliteal Cyst)
Patella Fractures
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Ankle Sprains
Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability: Rehabilitation after Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Inferior Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)
Achilles Tendon Dysfunction
Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency
Hallux Rigidus
First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Sprain (Turf Toe)
Morton's Neuroma (Interdigital Neuroma)
The Arthritic Lower Extremity
The Arthritic Hip
The Arthritic Knee
Special Topics
Hamstring Injuries in Athletes
Quadriceps Strains and Contusions
Groin Pain
Aquatic Therapy for the Injured Athlete
Running Injuries
Shin Splints in Runners
Return to Play after a Concussion
Osteoporosis: Evaluation, Management, and Exercise
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Symptoms and Signs
Diagnostic Criteria
Special Patient Categories
Low Back Injuries
Definitions and Common Terms
Incidence of Low Back Pain
False-positive Radiographic Studies in Low Back Pain Evaluation
Risk Factors Previously Associated with the Development of Low Back Pain
Predictors of Return-to-Work Status of Patients with Back Pain (Chronicity)
Evaluation of Patients with Low Back Pain
Clinical Pearls for Low Back Pain
Physical Therapy Approaches in Low Back Pain--Overview of Extension-Flexion Bias
Common Terms, Modalities, and Techniques Employed in Rehabilitation of Orthopaedic Injuries
Terminology for Muscle Contractions
Terminology for Muscle Activity
Therapeutic Techniques Used in Rehabilitation
Modalities Used in Rehabilitation
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