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A System of Orthopaedic Medicine, 2nd Edition


This comprehensive handbook/CD-ROM addresses the examination and non-surgical treatment of disorders of the spine and peripheral joints, detailing the applied anatomy, clinical examination, interpretation of findings, disorders, and treatment.

Table of Contents

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New to This Edition

    • Extensively revised and expanded content includes updated references.
    • Chapters have been thoroughly reviewed for accuracy.
    • New chapters on the "Interpretation of Clinical Findings" are included within each section.
    • A new, more spacious design features more than 50 new photographs and 180 new drawings.
    • All flow charts have been redesigned for easier interpretation.

Key Features

    • Comprehensive and up-to-date content is completely referenced throughout.
    • The logical organization of content makes the text easier to navigate.
    • Summary charts and tables provide a quick reference.
    • The colorful design includes numerous illustrations with line diagrams and photographs.
    • The well-known, international authors are experienced and highly respected clinicians.

Author Information

    By Ludwig Ombregt, MD, Medical Practitioner and International Lecturer in Orthopaedic Medicine, Kanegem, Belgium; Pierre Bisschop, Physiotherapist specializing in Orthopaedic Medicine, Knesselare, Belgium; International Lecturer in Orthopaedic Medicine; and Herman J. ter Veer, Physiotherapist specializing in Orthopaedic Medicine and Manual Therapist, Deventer, The Netherlands; International Lecturer in Orthopaedic Medicine

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A System of Orthopaedic Medicine, 2nd Edition
  • Hardcover
  • Reference
  • 1360 Pages
  • Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-07370-0
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  • Copyright: 2003