Description

Practical and authoritative, this new edition delivers easy access to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders and other common conditions requiring rehabilitation. Each topic is presented in a concise, focused, and well-illustrated two-color format featuring a description of the condition, discussion of symptoms, examination findings, functional limitations, and diagnostic testing. The treatment section is extensive and covers initial therapies, rehabilitation interventions, procedures, and surgery. From sore shoulders in cancer patients to spinal cord injuries, Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2nd Edition provides you with the knowledge you need to face every challenge you confront.


Key Features:-

  • Offers practical, clinically relevant material for the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal co
  • Discusses physical agents and therapeutic exercise in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehab
  • Presents a consistent chapter organization that delivers all the content you need in a logical, prac
  • Presents a new co-editor, Thomas D. Rizzo, Jr., MD, and a pool of talented contributors who bring yo
  • Offers current evidence and expert guidance to help you make more accurate diagnoses and chose the b
  • Features an entirely new section on pain management so you can help your patients reach their full r

More Details about Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2e (Hard Back)

General Information  
Author(s)Frontera
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition2
ISBN9781416040071
Pages935
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2008