Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 2-Volume Set, 6th Edition
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By Terri M. Skirven, ORT/L, CHT, A. Lee Osterman, MD, Jane Fedorczyk and Peter C. Amadio, MD
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With the combined expertise of leading hand surgeons and therapists, Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 6th Edition, by Drs. Skirven, Osterman, Fedorczyk and Amadio, helps you apply the best practices in the rehabilitation of hand, wrist, elbow, arm and shoulder problems, so you can help your patients achieve the highest level of function possible. This popular, unparalleled text has been updated with 30 new chapters that include the latest information on arthroscopy, imaging, vascular disorders, tendon transfers, fingertip injuries, mobilization techniques, traumatic brachial plexus injuries, and pain management. An expanded editorial team and an even more geographically diverse set of contributors provide you with a fresh, authoritative, and truly global perspective while new full-color images and photos provide unmatched visual guidance. Access the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com along with streaming video of surgical and rehabilitation techniques, downloadable patient handouts, links to Pub Med, and more.
Provide the best patient care and optimal outcomes with trusted guidance from this multidisciplinary, comprehensive resource covering the entire upper extremity, now with increased coverage of wrist and elbow problems
New to This Edition
Apply the latest treatments, rehabilitation protocols, and expertise of leading surgeons and therapists to help your patients regain maximum movement after traumatic injuries or to improve limited functionality caused by chronic or acquired conditions.
Effectively implement the newest techniques detailed in new and updated chapters on a variety of sports-specific and other acquired injuries, and chronic disorders.
Keep up with the latest advances in arthroscopy, imaging, vascular disorders, tendon transfers, fingertip injuries, mobilization techniques, traumatic brachial plexus injuries, and pain management
See conditions and treatments as they appear in practice thanks to detailed, full-color design, illustrations, and photographs.
Access the full contents online with streaming video of surgical and rehabilitation techniques, downloadable patient handouts, links to Pub Med, and regular updates at www.expertconsult.com.
Get a fresh perspective from seven new section editors, as well as an even more geographically diverse set of contributors.
PART I - ANATOMY OF THE UPPER EXTREMITY
PART II - EVALUATION
PART III - WOUND MANAGEMENT
PART IV - INFECTIONS
PART V - FRACTURES AND JOINT INJURIES TO THE HAND
PART VI - TENDON INJURIES
PART VII - ACUTE NERVE INJURIES
PART VIII - COMPRESSION NEUROPATHIES
PART IX - BRACHIAL PLEXOPATHIES
PART X - SURGICAL RECONSTRUCTION FOR NERVE INJURIES
PART XI - VASCULAR AND LYMPHATIC DISORDERS
PART XII - SOFT TISSUE CONDITIONS
PART XIII - CUMULTIVE TRAUMA DISORDERS
PART XIV - STIFFNESS OF THE HAND
PART XV - THE MIND-HAND CONNECTION: PSYCHOLOGIC ASPECTS OF HAND INJURIES
PART XVI - COMMON WRIST INJURIES
PART XVII - COMMON ELBOW INJURIES
PART XVIII- COMMON SHOULDER INJURIES
PART XIX - MAJOR TRAUMATIC CONDITIONS
PART XX - THERMAL AND ELECTRICAL INJURIES
PART XXI - RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
PART XXII - OSTEOARTHRITIS
PART XXIII - THE OTHER ARTHRIDITIES
PART XXIV - PAIN
PART XXV- SPECIAL TECHNIQUES OF THERAPISTS' INTERVENTION
PART XXVI - SPLINTING: PRINCIPLES AND TECHNIQUES
PART XXVII - PEDIATRIC CONDITIONS