Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Medicine

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Grant Cooper; Stuart Kahn MD; Paul Zucker MS, PT, Lac

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-178198-5

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Written in a user-friendly format and utilizing a case study approach, Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Medicine describes how acupuncture fits into the treatment paradigm for musculoskeletal complaints.

. Several different acupuncture treatment styles are presented, and in each example the choice of acupuncture points is explained in detail. These suggested treatments are meant not merely as recipes, but rather as strategies that can be applied to a variety of clinical complaints and conditions.

Each case study includes physical examination findings, diagnostic studies, differential diagnosis, and recommendations for standard medical treatments. This is followed by one or more detailed acupuncture treatment strategies. Finally, there is a review of the published research regarding acupuncture as it pertains to musculoskeletal medicine.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Grant Cooper; Stuart Kahn MD; Paul Zucker MS, PT, Lac
ISBN: 978-0-78-178198-5
Specialty:
Anesthesiology
Rehabilitation & Physical Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 176
Illustrations: 115
Year: 2009

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