Advanced Examination Techniques in Orthopaedics

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Author: Nick Harris,David Stanley

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781841100739

Category: Medical

Page: 229

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This book covers clinical examination in orthopaedics at an advanced level, bringing together important techniques and concepts that can normally only be found in large, specialist surgical texts. It adopts a systemic approach, taking each region in turn, and uses bullet points, key information tables, algorithms, summary boxes and clear photographs or line drawings to present information in an easy-to-read way and to and highlight important hints and common pitfalls.

Examination Techniques in Orthopaedics

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Author: Nick Harris,Fazal Ali

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107663636

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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Examination Techniques in Orthopaedics comprehensively covers the basic examination skills and important special tests needed to evaluate the adult and paediatric musculoskeletal system. Chapters are presented in an easy-to-read, memorable format, helping readers develop their own detailed framework for patient examination as well as promoting exam success. For this new edition, all of the chapters have been rewritten in a uniform style and a chapter on general principles has been added. Each chapter is illustrated by clinical photographs and photographs demonstrating the techniques on models, and includes a summary of techniques, which readers will find useful in exam preparation. The contributing authors are experienced in teaching clinical examination both in the hospital setting and on national courses, and furthermore, many are examiners with firsthand awareness of what candidates need to know. Invaluable reading for those taking undergraduate and postgraduate examinations, practising orthopaedic surgeons, physiotherapists, general practitioners, medical students and rheumatologists.

Clinical Assessment and Examination in Orthopedics

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Author: C Rex

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350256428

Category: Medical

Page: 196

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This second edition is a concise guide to clinical assessment and examination in orthopaedics. Beginning with an introduction to history taking and clinical examination, the following chapters discusses the examination of different parts of the body. Each chapter discusses clinical diagnostic tests relevant to the specific region, as well as common conditions, symptoms and signs. With almost 250 illustrations on demonstration techniques and clinical pictures with diagnosis and examination techniques, this new edition sets out the sequence of examination in a more practical, step by step way than the previous edition.

Physical Examination in Orthopaedics

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Author: Louis Solomon,A Apley

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780750617666

Category: Medical

Page: 120

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Physical Examination in Orthopaedics is a concise colour illustrated book structured around the three-stage system of examination - LOOK, FEEL and MOVE - advocated by the authors. In recognition of the importance of the positioning of both examiner and patient at every stage, the text is fully illustrated on a point-by-point basis with colour figures. These feature the authors as examiners, and each chapter contains both examination technique details and actual examples of abnormalities that may occur. The chapters are based on examination of specific parts of the body, taking a systematic approach. Extremely clear and easy to use, the text has been designed so that the reader can quickly refer to the specific area of interest.

The Orthopaedic Physical Examination

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Author: Bruce Reider

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9780721602646

Category: Medical

Page: 383

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Organized by body region, the book includes descriptions and illustrations of normal and abnormal anatomy, step-by-step walkthroughs of common, highly useful tests to determine joint and muscle disorders, and extensive photographs of proper physical examination procedure. The fully revised second edition includes Take-Home Points at the end of every chapter--perfect for quick review--and handy differential diagnosis tables based on common patient complaints, and line drawings designed to illustrate difficult-to-picture anatomical structures.

Postgraduate Orthopaedics

The Candidate's Guide to the FRCS (Tr & Orth) Examination

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Author: Paul A. Banaszkiewicz,Deiary F. Kader

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1316586405

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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The third edition of Postgraduate Orthopaedics has been fully updated, revised and expanded to meet the challenges of a continually changing exam format, providing detailed core orthopaedic knowledge and insight into tactics and pre-exam planning to increase a candidate's chance of success. Written by a core of authors chosen specifically for their knowledge of the key factors for exam success, this edition includes more illustrations and diagrams and additional exam-focused material for the trickier areas of the syllabus. The trauma chapter has been separated into four distinct sections to improve the overall trauma content. The book also includes a dedicated chapter on what books to read, reflecting the fact that this area has become more complicated in recent years, and an applied basic science chapter, which focuses on basic science viva questions in detail. This guide continues to evolve and has established itself as the definitive text for the FRCS (Tr & Orth) exam.

Netter's Orthopaedic Clinical Examination E-Book

An Evidence-Based Approach

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Author: Joshua Cleland,Shane Koppenhaver,Jonathan Su

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323340695

Category: Medical

Page: 550

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With its unique combination of classic Netter artwork, exam photos and videos, and rigorous evidence-based approach, Netter's Orthopaedic Clinical Examination, 3rd Edition, helps you get the most clinically significant information from every orthopaedic examination. This new edition, by Drs. Joshua Cleland, Shane Koppenhaver, and Jonathan Su, allows you to quickly review the reliability and diagnostic utility of musculoskeletal physical exams and make it easier to incorporate evidence into your clinical decision making. Extremely user-friendly and well organized, this unique text walks you through the anatomy and clinical exam, then critically reviews all literature for given diagnostic tests. A tabular format provides quick access to test reliability and diagnostic utility, study quality, anatomy and biomechanics, and summary recommendations for applying evidence in practice. Quality ratings for 269 studies, investigating a test’s reliability using the 11-item Quality Appraisal of Diagnostic Reliability Checklist. Evidence-based approach helps you focus on the effectiveness of the clinical tests available and review recent studies quickly to determine which test will best predict a specific diagnosis. 84 new studies, 34 new photos and 25 new videos on Student Consult. QAREL (Quality Appraisal for Reliability Studies) checklists included for each reliability study.

Clinical Examination in Orthopedics

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Author: K. Mohan Iyer

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9780857299710

Category: Medical

Page: 142

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This book has been written step wise by enumerating various aspects of the importance of clinical examination derived by laying one’s hands on the affected part. By a thorough clinical examination, it can help an individual to arrive at a tentative differential diagnosis of the condition and hence help in investigating the same by numerous tests which are relevant to the given condition. The manner in which a given case is handled in this way is far more important than the diagnosis of the condition and this feature comes with practicing the same many times. It is a must for anyone embarking in life on Orthopedics as a career.

Orthopedic Clinical Examination

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Author: Reiman, Michael

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1450459943

Category: Medical

Page: 1152

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Orthopedic Clinical Examination With Web Resource provides readers with fundamental knowledge for developing proficiency at performing orthopedic evaluations and diagnosing conditions. Michael P. Reiman, who is internationally respected for his teaching, clinical practice, and research focused on orthopedic assessment and treatment methods, presents an evidence-based guide on the process of conducting tests and making diagnoses.

Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination

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Author: Jerome A. Isear, Jr.

Publisher: Slack

ISBN: 9781617119828

Category:

Page: 448

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The best-selling Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination has been updated into a contemporary third edition. This concise, pocket-sized handbook is a valuable guide filled with the most current and practical clinical exam techniques used during an orthopaedic examination. This edition takes a simplistic approach to visualizing and explaining more than 150 commonly used orthopaedic special tests. What is new and updated in the Fourth Edition: Includes a video website that provides visually enhanced dimensional and motion analysis of each special test performed. Includes 160 special tests, 6 of which are new to this edition. Includes information on reliability, sensitivity, and specificity presented in a table format New evidence sections highlight systematic reviews, meta-analyses for special tests, where available New colour images for each test Updated references for all tests Bonus Material! Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination, Fourth Edition includes a video website with each new book purchase. This video website offers a unique approach that provides a visually enhanced dimensional and motion analysis of each special test performed. The video segments will help students and clinicians better understand the test motion and to perform the test accurately during an orthopaedic examination.

Examination Schemes in General Surgery and Orthopaedics

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Author: Chris Servant,Shaun Purkiss

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781900151382

Category: Medical

Page: 142

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This book focuses on the clinical section of the new MRCS exam which consists of 'short cases' of surgical specialties.

Textbook of Orthopedics

With Clinical Examination Methods in Orthopedics

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Author: John Ebnezar

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

ISBN: 9788184487442

Category: Medical

Page: 912

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A new edition of this well established textbook for post graduate students and orthopaedic surgeons in training and practice. A thorough revision including many new images, X-Rays and MRI's and new chapters on trauma, arthroscopy and evidence based orthopedics. This new edition includes new clinical images, X-rays and MRI scans, 500 new line diagrams and 250 new X-rays. Every chapter has been thoroughly revised and updated and new chapters on trauma, arthroscopy, common surgical techniques, geriatrics and evidence-based orthopedics have been added.

Basic Orthopaedic Sciences

The Stanmore Guide

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Author: Manoj Ramachandran

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0340885025

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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Basic Orthopaedic Sciences is a brand new book for trainees in orthopaedic surgery covering all aspects of musculoskeletal basic sciences that are relevant to the practice of orthopaedics, as assessed in the FRCS Higher Specialty exams. Based on the authoritative 'Stanmore course' run by the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, the book contains enough information to serve as a concise textbook while its emphasis is on revision. The book is a guide to the basic sciences underpinning the practice of orthopaedic surgery, covering aspects of biomechanics, biomaterials, cell & microbiology, histology, structure & function, immunology, pharmacology, statistics, physics of imaging techniques, and kinesiology as relevant to the subject of orthopaedics. The book will help trainees understand the science that underpins the clinical practice of orthopaedics, an often neglected area in orthopaedic training. It covers the breadth of topics in orthopaedic basic science achieving a balance between readability and comprehensive detail. Basic Orthopaedic Sciences is an invaluable guide for all trainees in orthopaedics and trauma preparing for the FRCS, as well as for surgeons at MRCS level.

Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery

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Author: Sam W. Wiesel

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496314689

Category: Medical

Page: 6068

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Lavishly illustrated, comprehensive in scope, and easy to use, the second edition of Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery guides you to mastery of every surgical procedure you’re likely to perform – while also providing a thorough understanding of how to select the best procedure, how to avoid complications, and what outcomes to expect. More than 800 global experts take you step by step through each procedure, and 13,000 full-color intraoperative photographs and drawings clearly demonstrate how to perform the techniques. Extensive use of bulleted points and a highly templated format allow for quick and easy reference across each of the four volumes.

Postgraduate Orthopaedics

MCQs and EMQs for the FRCS (Tr & Orth)

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Author: Kesavan Sri-Ram

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139503855

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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What do you need to do before sitting the written component of the FRCS (Tr and Orth) examination? Practice, practice, practice. Sadly the MCQs and EMQs in the actual examination are not this straightforward. This book will help the orthopaedic surgeon preparing for the written part of the examination to be ready to face the task ahead. The MCQs and EMQs appear in the same format as the examination and cover the syllabus topics. Divided into subspecialty chapters, including trauma and basic science, this book is ideal for use alongside a revision plan. The questions have detailed answers and selected references, arming readers with the knowledge they need to approach the topic correctly. Written by recent, successful examination candidates, this question-and-answer-based revision guide is ideal preparation for the FRCS (Tr and Orth) examination as well as being helpful for other postgraduate orthopaedic exams.

Orthopaedic Surgery Examination and Board Review

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Author: Manish K. Sethi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071832742

Category: Medical

Page: 496

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Prepare for your orthopaedic surgery board exams with confidence with this all-in-one review, complete with 1000+ board-style questions Orthopaedic Surgery Examination and Board Review is the ideal study guide when you need to prep for the primary and recertification exams in orthopaedic surgery. Presenting more than 1000 board-style questions, the book mirrors the content of the actual AAOS exam so you have the opportunity to experience the exam before you actually take it. This practical study guide is key to exam success: • Surgical case studies that cover all topics and specialty areas of the orthopaedic surgery board exams • Detailed explanations for most answers that cover not only why an answer is right, but also why the other answers are wrong • Color photographs and illustrations to complement the text • Written not only to help you pass your exams, but also to update your knowledge of orthopaedic surgery with state-of-the-art information

Clinical Orthopaedic Examination E-Book

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Author: Ronald McRae

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702047732

Category: Medical

Page: 344

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A new edition of an internationally respected textbook of orthopaedic examination The unique ‘strip cartoon’ artwork programme provides an easy-to-read approach to the subject affording an effective way to learn A highly praised book by reviewers for its clear and lucid writing style The text reflects the classic ‘look, feel, move’ approach to patient evaluation Provides practical guidance on interpretation of radiographs Almost 1000 drawings produced by the author himself provide a unique means of teaching. The updated text includes a number of new tests and methods of assessing overall limb function. More information has been added in the section on back pain. There is an expanded description on the interpretation of the ankle jerk and more information on tracking the progress of skeletal maturation. A new up-to-date design reflects that of the sister volume Practical Fracture Techniques 5e

A System of Orthopaedic Medicine - E-Book

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Author: Ludwig Ombregt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702052957

Category: Medical

Page: 980

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Since its first publication, almost two decades ago, A System of Orthopaedic Medicine has proven to be a reliable resource and guide for those clinicians working in the field of orthopaedic medicine who assess and treat the effects of musculoskeletal pain. This third edition remains focused on clinical reasoning and diagnosis, with detailed guidance on palpation of the anatomical structures and the correct performance of each therapeutic technique. Following the ‘System’, the clinician first completes a systematic clinical assessment of the joints involved, and then, after interpreting the results, groups the disorders and conditions into clinical syndromes. Finally, the natural history and the conservative treatment of each condition are discussed accordingly. NEW! Building on the previous edition, A System of Orthopaedic Medicine now comes with access to online resources designed to support and enhance the learning experience of each and every clinician using the book. The new edition has been streamlined for easier access and handling by transferring all the applied anatomy chapters, references, links and other selected chapters onto the online resources. LOG ON TO www.orthopaedicmedicineonline.com TO START YOUR EXPERIENCE AND ACCESS: x100 video clips of examination and treatment techniques (referenced in the book) all the references with access to the abstracts on Medline online only chapters which includes applied anatomy (referenced in the book) A logical, step-by-step approach to examination and assessment which helps identify the source of the problem more quickly and surely Fully comprehensive – the entire musculoskeletal system is addressed Summary charts and tables facilitate quick reference and easy revision Multiple illustrations supplement and further clarify the text Differential diagnosis flowcharts summarize the deductive thought sequence which should be followed for each joint examination Access to online resources which include videos of techniques and much more! – www.orthopaedicmedicineonline.com

Examination of Orthopedic & Athletic Injuries

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Author: Chad Starkey,Sara D Brown

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803645031

Category: Medical

Page: 960

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Organized by body region, each chapter begins with a review of anatomy and biomechanics; proceeds through clinical evaluation, pathologies, and related special tests; and concludes with a discussion of on-field or initial management of specific injuries