Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Hardcover)

Musculoskeletal Disorders, Pain, Rehabilitation

By Walter R. Frontera, Thomas D. Rizzo, Julie K. Silver, M.D.

W.B. Saunders Company, 9781416040071, 935pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

List Price: 159.00*
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Practical and authoritative, this new edition delivers easy access to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders and other common conditions requiring rehabilitation. Each topic is presented in a concise, focused, and well-illustrated two-color format featuring a description of the condition, discussion of symptoms, examination findings, functional limitations, and diagnostic testing. The treatment section is extensive and covers initial therapies, rehabilitation interventions, procedures, and surgery. From sore shoulders in cancer patients to spinal cord injuries, Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2nd Edition provides you with the knowledge you need to face every challenge you confront.