Joseph Bernstein, MD, MS, Editor
2003 494 pages
Laying the Musculoskeletal Foundation
Area of Focus: General Orthopaedics and Resident Information
Musculoskeletal Medicine is the most comprehensive musculoskeletal textbook ever published for students and the first of its kind. It provides fundamental knowledge of and clinical background in musculoskeletal medicine, throughout medical school and beyond.
Its effective student-directed learning format makes it an excellent resource for teaching or providing self-directed study for residents bringing them up to speed as they begin their training. It encompasses the spectrum of musculoskeletal medicine through evaluation and management.
Extensive section with photos on how to perform the physical exam
Explains how the musculoskeletal structure works and why problems occur
Prepares students for Steps 1-3 of the USMLE
Extensive glossary and key terms defined
Highly illustrated and self-explanatory
Great for classroom use and independent study
Complementary CD includes anatomy plates and narrated videos on the physical screening exam and the general musculoskeletal exam
Enhance your musculoskeletal curriculum with Musculoskeletal Medicine. An excellent resource your medical students and residents will refer to for many years.