These sections summarize international consensus for managing musculoskeletal
injuries. The guidelines herein are intended for use by physicians
everywhere, including team physicians in developing countries,
who are the primary audience for whom this text was conceived.
Appropriate management depends on a proper diagnosis, which in
most cases starts with a proper history and a thorough clinical examination.
As a team physician your specialty and competence may vary.
This book provides physiotherapists and exercise professionals with a comprehensive resource on the exercise components and skills of constructing and teaching CR exercise. It addresses the scope of knowledge and skills required by exercise specialists developing, delivering and teaching exercise based CR programmes. It has an evidence-based framework, a
This handy pocket guide gives you the essential orthopedic information you need in class, clinical, and practice.This handy pocket guide gives you the essential orthopedic information you need in class, clinical, and practice.
This book is written for physical therapists, physical therapy students, and
related health professionals. It is a clinical guide for the assessment of
patients with neuromuscular disorders. Please use the tables in the INTRO
tab to quickly find information on specific diseases/disorders or test and
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There is value in minimally invasive investigations for ‘difficult’ pains, such as bone scans, MRI, CT and
electrophysiological testing. There is a need for clear information on what pain services can provide and how they
may be accessed. Better links between palliative care and specialist pain services are also important.
Care of a patient suffering from cancer pain requires a holistic approach combining psychological support, social
support, rehabilitation and pain management in order to provide the best possible quality of life or quality of