Occupational Musculoskeletal Disorders

Publication Year: 2004

Edition: 3rd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Hadler, Nortin M.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-174922-0

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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This standard-setting book is known for its practical approach to the assessment, management, and counseling of patients with regional musculoskeletal disorders resulting in occupational incapacity. The approach is supported by a display of the relevant science and the author’s philosophy in approaching uncertainties and discrepancies.

The third edition offers discussions of the current approach to the diagnosis and management of fibromyalgia and its sister functional somatic syndromes. Recent scientific studies explore the treatment of regional musculoskeletal disorders when such a sufferer feels compelled to seek care from a physician, surgeon or ""alternative"" provider. Dr. Hadler has pioneered an understanding of the interfaces between statutory recourse for disabling regional musculoskeletal disorders and the patient and physician.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Hadler, Nortin M.
ISBN: 978-0-78-174922-0
Specialty:
Internal Medicine
Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Practice
Rheumatology
Neurology
Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Rehabilitation & Physical Medicine
Neurosurgery
Orthopedics
Language: English
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Pages: 339
Illustrations: 70
Year: 2004
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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