Home > Books > Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine: Philosophy, Science, Clinical Applications, and Research
Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine: Philosophy, Science, Clinical Applications, and Research
View PDF

Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine: Philosophy, Science, Clinical Applications, and Research

Publication Year: 2018
Edition: 4th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Seffinger, Michael A.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-496-36832-4
  • Description
  • Details

The most current, comprehensive osteopathic text available, Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine, Fourth Edition defines osteopathic terminology and techniques and instills the confident understanding essential to clinical success.

This proven resource is the standard text for teaching the osteopathic profession, providing broad, multidisciplinary coverage of osteopathic considerations in the basic sciences, behavioral sciences, family practice and primary care, and the clinical specialties.

Endorsed by the American Osteopathic Association, this popular text makes the key tenets of osteopathic practice more accessible than ever and demonstrates a wide variety of osteopathic manipulative methods in vivid detail. More than half of this new edition is made up of all-new content, reflecting current practices in basic sciences foundation, the osteopathic approach to patient care, somatic dysfunction and treatment, osteopathic considerations in the specialties, and research investigating osteopathic principles. New illustrations and a full-color design bring concepts to life, and enhanced pedagogical features make the entire text easier to use for students and practitioners alike.

  • New and updated content instills a broad, multidisciplinary understanding of the latest osteopathic considerations in the basic sciences, behavioral sciences, family practice and primary care, and the clinical specialties. 
  • New and updated illustrations clarify concepts and procedures with step-by-step precision.
  • Case studies help you apply your understanding to commonly encountered scenarios.
  • New full-color design makes learning engaging and efficient.
  • Bulleted lists detail key concepts at a glance.
  • A complete glossary ensures fast access to essential terminology.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Seffinger, Michael A.
  • ISBN: 978-1-496-36832-4
  • Specialty:
    Osteopathy
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 4th Ed.
  • Pages: 1024
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2018

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Embase® Embase increases the discovery of biomedical evidence to support critical life sciences functions, delivering relevant, up-to-date biomedical information to the global biomedical research community.
JOTM
Food Science & Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, additives, nutrition, packaging and pet foods.
JOTM
American Journal of Gastroenterology As the leading clinical journal covering gastroenterology and hepatology, AJG provides practical and professional support for clinicians dealing with the gastroenterological disorders seen most often in patients.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Practice Evidence-Based Practice is a quarterly journal focused on topics relevant to the daily practice of family medicine and contains content addressing timely and pertinent questions related to patient care.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Access Device Standards of Practice for Oncology Nursing
An essential resource for nurses practicing in a wide range of settings to ensure safe, effective care of patients with VADs.

Fundamentals of High-Resolution Lung CT: Common Findings, Common Patterns, Common Diseases, and Differential Diagnosis
Provides a straightforward guide to understanding the high-resolution lung CT (HRCT) assessment of diffuse lung diseases.