The first of its kind, this unique pocket guide includes diagnostic criteria as well as standardised
treatment guidelines and protocols. The text provides chiropractors and chiropractic students with quick access to information about the most common presenting conditions and disorders. The editors and contributors have developed standardised management guidelines and protocols with the help of the most highly respected reference sources available within the chiropractic and orthopaedic communities. This is the only text to compile pertinent information from the following landmark events in the chiropractic profession: The Rand Studies; The AHCPR Guidelines; The Quebec Task Force; The Mercy Conference Guidelines; The Royal College of General Practitioners, London; and the Manga Report, Ontarios Ministry of Health.These research conferences, guidelines, task forces, etc have attempted to compile protocols for the chiropractic professions.
Organised by commonly encountered orthopaedic disorders, the contents are formatted for accessibility and easy retrieval of pertinent information. Examination and diagnostic criteria closely follow history and examination protocols currently used throughout the chiropractic area. Differential diagnosis, orthopaedic, neurological and radiographic sections outline what a chiropractor might expect to find with any given disorder, in a quick reference manner. The emphasis of the book is on management protocol.
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SECTION I: HEADACHES. Cluster Headaches. Hypertensive Headaches. Migraine Headaches. Sinus Headaches. Cervicogenic Cephalgia. SECTION II: THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROMES. Anterior Scalene Syndrome. Cervical Rib Syndrome. Costoclavicular Syndrome. Pectoralis Minor Syndrome. SECTION III: FACIAL AND NECK PAIN SYNDROMES. Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction. Injuries to the Cervical Spine: General Overview. Cervical Radiculopathy. Cervical Spondylosis. Herniated Cervical Disc. Whiplash Injury of the Cervical Spine: General Overview. Hyperflexion-Hypertension Injury of the Cervical Spine. Toroticollis. SECTION IV: INJURIES TO THE SHOULDER JOINT. Injuries to the Shoulder Joint: General Overview. Acromioclavicular Joint Separation/Compression. Rotator Cuff Tear. Biceps Tendon Injury. Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder Syndrome). Shoulder Tendinitis/Bursitis. SECTION V: INJURIES TO THE ELBOW JOINT. Injuries to the Elbow Joint: General Overview. Lateral and Medical Epicondylitis. Olecranon Bursitis. SECTION VI: INJURIES TO THE WRIST JOINT. Injuries to the Wrist Joint: General Overview. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. SECTION VII: LOW BACK PAIN SYNDROMES. Injuries to the Lumbar Spine: General Overview. Lumbar Facet Syndrome. Lumbar Disc Herniation. Lumbosacral Strain-Sprain. Sciatic Neuralgia. Piriformis Syndrome. Spondyloisthesis. SECTION VIII: SCOLIOSIS. Scoliosis. SECTION IX: LOWER EXTREMITY INJURIES AND PAIN SYNDROMES. Injuries to the Hip Joint. Osteoarthritis of the Hip Joint. Injuries to the Knee and Foreleg: General Overview. Ligamenous Injuries to the Knee. Meniscus Injuries to the Knee. Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome. Anterior/Posterior Shin Splints. Compartment Syndrome. Injuries to the Foot and Ankle: General Overview. Ankle Sprain. Achilles Tendinitis (Achilliobursitis). Plantar Fascitis. Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome. SECTION X: RELATED DISORDERS. Ankylosing Spondylitis. Rheumatoid Arthritis. Degenerative Joint Disease (Osteoarthritis). Diabetes Mellitus. Fibromyalgia. Hypertension. Osteoporosis.
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Descrizione libro Mosby, 1999. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 1st. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0323005357
Descrizione libro Mosby, 1999. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110323005357
Descrizione libro Mosby, 1999. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0323005357