Pediatric Musculoskeletal Physical Diagnosis

Publication Year: 2020

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Kocher, Mininder; Noonan, Kenneth

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-510927-1

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Musculoskeletal complaints represent a large percentage of cases seen by pediatricians, family physicians, and other first-line clinicians who work with children and adolescents.

Pediatric Musculoskeletal Physical Diagnosis: A Video-Enhanced Guide helps health care practitioners arrive at an accurate diagnosis and determine the need for a referral. Written by leaders in pediatric orthopaedics, this practical guide is a comprehensive, multimedia resource covering the physical examination and the next steps to the diagnosis of disorders of the growing musculoskeletal system.

Key Features:

  • Uses an easy-to-follow, consistent format that comprehensively covers physical diagnostic techniques for suspected pediatric and adolescent musculoskeletal disorders.
  • Discusses relevant anatomy, patient history, and musculoskeletal physical diagnostic techniques, including diagnostic tests, treatments, and pearls and pitfalls.
  • Provides access to procedural videos from Boston Children’s Hospital that clearly demonstrate physical examination methods covered in the text.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Kocher, Mininder; Noonan, Kenneth
ISBN: 978-1-97-510927-1
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 525
Illustrations: 1125
Year: 2020