Publication Year: 2011
Authors/Editor: Manson, Jessica J.; Isenberg, David; Chambers, Sharon; Shipley, Michael E.; Merrill, Joan T.
Publisher: CRC Press
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 84
Bringing together a wealth of experience in teaching, research and clinical practice, the authors have produced a concise evidence-based guide to the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatological and related musculoskeletal disorders. The first section, approximately 25% of the book, outlines principles and the necessary clinical skills, ranging from basic science, physical examination and history, to signs, investigations, injection techniques and classification of rheumatological conditions.
- Covers diagnosis and treatment of rheumatological and related musculoskeletal disorders
- Outlines principles, basic science, physical examination, injection techniques, and classification of rheumatological conditions
- Contains 100 case presentations illustrated by clinical color photos and imaging with detailed explanations
- Provides a summary page for each major condition and addresses the interface between primary and hospital care