9781437713848

Netter's Orthopaedic Clinical Examination

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  • ISBN13:

    9781437713848

  • ISBN10:

    143771384X

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/1/2010
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science
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Summary

Netter's Orthopaedic Clinical Examination: An Evidence-Based Approach, by Joshua Cleland and Shane Koppenhaver, helps you apply best practices to get the most clinically significant information from each physical examination. Classic Netter artwork and anatomy/biomechanics tables provide a handy anatomy and pathophysiology overview, while an evidence-based approach helps you focus on the examination techniques, tests, and measures that have been proven to yield the most meaningful diagnostic findings.Evidence-based information allows you to evaluate the effectiveness of the clinical tests available and review recent studies quickly to determine which test will best predict a specific diagnosis.Netter images and discussions of anatomy and biomechanics enhance your understanding of the orthopedic anatomy and pathology of each joint.A tabular format throughout provides quick access to test reliability, and diagnostic utility, study quality, anatomy and biomechanics, and summary recommendations for applying evidence in practice.A "Summary and Recommendations" table in each chapter helps you review the available clinical evidence at a glance.QUADAS appendix and icons identifying study quality draw your attention to top quality studies and help you understand why some studies were included and others omitted.A color-coded scale added to reliability tables makes it easy to focus on approaches and tests with the highest reliability.A concise tabular approach to terminology and statistics makes terms and equations easier to understand.Information organized to parallel the structure of a clinical orthopedic examination."Get the most clinically significant information from the orthopaedic examination."

Table of Contents

The Reliability and Diagnostic Utility of the Orthopaedic Clinical Examination
Temporomandibular Joint
Cervical Spine
Thoracolumbar Spine
Sacroiliac Region
Hip and Pelvis
Knee
Foot and Ankle
Shoulder
Elbow and Forearm
Wrist and Hand
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Wonderful Content April 2, 2011
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In this textbook all the content has had considerable and valuable updates, incorporating the most recent research (up to 2010). The content is also organized better and it's easier to find specific tests you're looking for. The first text had separate sections for reliability and validity, which sometimes made learning about a specific test cumbersome. This edition has this info. Grouped together and it's much easier to learn everything you need to know about a specific test quickly.
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