This open access book aims to provide a comprehensive but practical overview of the knowledge required for the assessment and management of the older adult with or at risk of fragility fracture. It considers this from the perspectives of all of the settings in which this group of patients receive nursing care.
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.
Provides comprehensive coverage of primary and revision arthroplasty procedures for the upper and lower extremities. This definitive text is written by world-renowned experts from the Mayo Clinic and other leading institutions and includes data from the Mayo Clinic's extensive patient records from 1969 through 2009.
Osteoporosis aims to bridge the gap between the present state of knowledge about osteoporosis and the practical management of patients with this disease. It offers busy clinicians easily accessible, reliable, succinct and unbiased information to help them provide state of the art management to patients with osteoporosis.
This practical book covers all aspects of diseases of bones and joints in one easily readable volume. Richly illustrated in color with abundant photographs and diagrams, each disease category includes a short introduction, discussion of clinical, radiographic and pathologic features, and treatment suggestions.
Physical Therapy Management of Low Back Pain: A Case-Based Approach addresses one of the most common complaints treated by physical therapists. This comprehensive reference covers the theory and practice of all the major approaches to physical therapy intervention for back pain rather than focusing on just one approach.