Musculoskeletal Examination of the Elbow, Wrist and Hand: Making the Complex Simple

Musculoskeletal Examination of the Elbow, Wrist and Hand: Making the Complex Simple

By: Sidney M. Jacoby (author), Randall W. Culp (author)Paperback

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The physical examination of the elbow, wrist, and hand can be a complex topic for professionals with all levels of clinical experience. How can advance concepts be taught in a user friendly, clear format, while still providing necessary information for effective diagnosis and treatment of the elbow, wrist, and hand? Musculoskeletal Examination of the Elbow, Wrist and Hand: Making the Complex Simple by Dr. Randall Culp answers these questions. Written by experts, this easy-to-carry book provides a thorough review of the most common pathologic elbow, wrist, and hand conditions, techniques for diagnosis, as well as the appropriate treatment for each condition. Musculoskeletal Examination of the Elbow, Wrist and Hand: Making the Complex Simple contains clear photographic demonstrations, tables, sidebars, and charts throughout its pages, allowing a thorough and concise examination of the elbow, wrist, and hand. Musculoskeletal Examination of the Elbow, Wrist and Hand: Making the Complex Simple contains essential information to successfully take a complex subject, and bring it to a level that will be welcomed by all orthopaedic residents, attendings, physical therapists, athletic trainers, medical students in training, and other health care providers.

About Author

Randall W. Culp, MD, is a member of the prestigious Philadelphia Hand Center. He is currently Professor of Orthopaedic, Hand, and Microsurgery at Thomas Jefferson University, and serves on the board of the Hand Rehabilitation Foundation. He has served on the council of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and is now on the board of the American College of Surgeons. ||Sidney M. Jacoby, MD, is a member of the renowned Philadelphia Hand Center and is currently Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is also Chief of Hand Surgery at Phoenixville Hospital and the Clinical Research Coordinator of the Philadelphia Hand Center.

Contents

Section I Physical Examination Chapter 1: Physical Examination of the Elbow: The Basics and Specific Tests, Taruna Madhav Crawford, MD and Uzoma Ukomadu, MD Chapter 2: Physical Examination of the Wrist: The Basics and Specific Tests, Brandon J. Valentine, MD and Randall W. Culp, MD Chapter 3: Physical Examination of the Hand: The Basics and Specific Tests, John J. Fernandez, MD, FAAOS Section II General Imaging Chapter 4: General Imaging of the Elbow, Hiu Yan Miranda Lai, MBChB, FRCR, MMed; Amy F. Austin, MD; Kristen E. McClure, MD; and William B. Morrison, MD Chapter 5: General Imaging of the Wrist, Frank E. Mullens, MD, MPH and William B. Morrison, MD Chapter 6: General Imaging of the Wrist, John Shum Sing Fai, MBBS, FRCR and William B. Morrison, MD Section III Common Conditions of the Elbow, Wrist, and Hand Chapter 7: Elbow Instability, John Shum Sing Fai, MBBS, FRCR and William B. Morrison, MD Chapter 8: Ligament Injuries of the Wrist and Hand , Danielle Scher, MD and Jennifer Wolf, MD Chapter 9: Neuropathy, Jason M. Erpelding, MD and A. J. Lauder, MD Chapter 10: Common Tendinopathies of the Wrist and Elbow, David Essig, MD and Seth Dodds, MD Chapter 11: Ulnar Wrist: Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex and Distal Radio-Ulnar Joint, Min Jung Park, MD, MMSc and Jeffrey Yao, MD Chapter 12: Arthritis of the Elbow, Wrist, and Hand, Brian Adams, MD Chapter 13: Examination of Elbow, Wrist, and Hand Fractures, David Ring, MD Chapter 14: Wounds and Soft-Tissue Injuries, Jeffrey Friedrich, MD Chapter 15: Vascular Evaluation of the Upper Extremity, Diane Payne, MD and Marc J. Richard, MD Financial Disclosures Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781556429187
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 275
  • ID: 9781556429187
  • ISBN10: 1556429185

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