Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Lotke, Paul A.; Abboud, Joseph A.; Ende, Jack
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 92
Doody Core Title:
This 2nd edition of Lippincott's Primary Care Orthopaedics provides family practitioners, internists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and osteopathic and chiropractic physicians with the reference source they need to confidently diagnose and treat the most common musculoskeletal patient injuries seen in an office setting.
This full-color, highly illustrated volume is designed to deliver the most useful information in a consistent and easy-to-reference format. Each chapter opens with a quick synopsis of the problem, followed by treatment recommendations and clinical pearls. Important sections like ""Clinical Points"", ""Not to be Missed"", and ""When to Refer"" are highlighted to better guide the busy physician in making treatment decisions.
- Contains age-related differential diagnosis
- Contains ICD 9 codes for quick reference
- Updated to include both primary and secondary lab information
Lippincott's Primary Care Orthopaedics