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Healing Arthritis : Complementary Naturopathic, Orthopedic & Drug Treatments - Dr. Penny Kendall-Reed

Healing Arthritis

Complementary Naturopathic, Orthopedic & Drug Treatments

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Published: 1st July 2004
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This is the first book to consider natural, pharmaceutical, and surgical treatments as complementary for healing osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis. It is based on the most current research.

Quick Reference to Symptoms and Treatmentsp. 15
Introductionp. 21
What is Arthritis?p. 29
Anatomy of Arthritisp. 30
Specific Jointsp. 33
Hipp. 33
Kneep. 34
Shoulderp. 37
Elbowp. 38
Wristp. 38
Thumbp. 39
Fingersp. 39
Anklep. 39
Great Toep. 39
Spine (Neck and Back)p. 40
Osteoarthritisp. 40
Theories of Osteoarthritisp. 41
Primary Osteoarthritisp. 42
Obesityp. 42
Exercise and Activityp. 43
Biomechanicsp. 43
Hormonal Influencep. 43
Nerve Supplyp. 44
Genetic Predispositionp. 44
Secondary Osteoarthritisp. 44
Fracturep. 44
Bone Bruisingp. 45
Infectionp. 45
Ligament Injuryp. 45
Joint Dysplasiap. 45
Surgeryp. 46
Avascular Necrosisp. 46
Symptomsp. 46
Painp. 47
Swellingp. 47
Stiffnessp. 48
Grindingp. 48
Reduced Functionp. 48
Agep. 48
Arthritis of the Neck and Spinep. 48
Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 49
Theories of Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 50
Symptomsp. 51
Presentations of Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 52
Ankylosing Spondylitisp. 52
Symptomsp. 53
Psoriatic Arhtritisp. 54
Symptomsp. 55
Systematic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)p. 56
Symptomsp. 56
Crystal Associated Arthritisp. 57
Goutp. 57
Symptomsp. 58
Pseudogoutp. 58
Reactive Arthritisp. 59
Symptomsp. 59
Infectious Arthritisp. 60
Sourcesp. 60
Acute Bacterial Arthritisp. 61
Gonococcal Arthritisp. 61
Conditions Mistaken for Arthritisp. 62
Neck and Back Conditionsp. 62
Neck and Back Injuryp. 62
Neck and Back Strainsp. 63
Definition of Whiplash Associated Disordersp. 63
Mechanical or Chronic Low Back Painp. 65
Disc Herniationp. 66
Arthralgiap. 67
Tendonitisp. 67
Myalgiap. 67
Tenosynovitisp. 67
Bursitisp. 68
Tennis Elbow and Similar Conditionsp. 68
Chondromalaciap. 69
Cracking Jointsp. 69
Frozen Shoulderp. 69
Diagnosis and Prognosis in Arthritisp. 70
Standard Testsp. 71
X-raysp. 71
Blood Testsp. 71
Joint Fluidp. 72
Bone Scanp. 72
CAT Scanp. 72
MRI Scanp. 73
Specific Conditionsp. 73
Arthritis of the Spinep. 73
Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 74
Ankylosing Sponylitusp. 75
Psoriatic Arthopathyp. 75
Gout and Pseudogoutp. 76
Acute Bacterial or Septic Arthritisp. 76
Treatment Plansp. 77
Educationp. 78
Physical Treatments for Arthritisp. 80
Restp. 80
Ice Treatmentsp. 80
Superficial Heat Treatmentsp. 81
Ultrasoundp. 82
Contrast Treatmentp. 83
Short-Wave Diathermyp. 83
Interferential Bio Electrical Stimulationp. 83
Hydrotherapyp. 83
Physiotherapyp. 84
Occupational Therapyp. 84
Canep. 85
Bracingp. 85
Orthoticsp. 85
Yogap. 86
Massagep. 87
Magnetsp. 88
Acupuncturep. 89
Chiropracticp. 91
Dietary Treatments for Arthritisp. 93
Weight Loss and Maintenance Dietsp. 94
Diet Trendsp. 94
The Naturopathic Dietp. 97
The Hypoglycemia-Hyperglycemia Connectionp. 98
Insulin Resistancep. 99
Stage One: Weight Lossp. 100
Protein Sourcesp. 100
Restricted Carbohydratesp. 101
Limited Foodsp. 101
Stage One Summaryp. 101
Stage Two: Weight Maintenancep. 102
Reintroduction Orderp. 102
Stage Two Summaryp. 104
Animal Proteinsp. 104
Nightshadesp. 106
Fastingp. 106
Food Allergiesp. 107
Natural Supplementation Treatments for Arthritisp. 108
Selecting and Combining Supplementsp. 110
Supplement Qualityp. 111
Glucosamine Sulfatep. 111
Chondroitin Sulfatep. 115
Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM)p. 116
Hyaluronic Acidp. 117
Gingerp. 118
Zinaxinp. 120
Devil's Clawp. 121
Curcuminp. 122
Capsicump. 123
Boswelliap. 124
Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO)p. 125
Willowp. 126
SAM-ep. 128
Bromelainp. 129
Arnica Homeopathicp. 130
Copperp. 130
Zincp. 132
Boronp. 133
Vitamin Ep. 134
Vitamin Cp. 134
Essential Fatty Acidsp. 135
Omega-3 Essential Fatty Acidsp. 136
Omega-6 Essential Fatty Acidsp. 136
Omega-7/9 Essential Fatty Acidsp. 136
Arthriminp. 138
Treatment of Side Effectsp. 140
Slippery Elm, Marshmallow, and Cabbagep. 140
Quercitinp. 140
Acidophilusp. 140
Milk Thistlep. 140
Lemonp. 141
Globe Artichokep. 141
Zincp. 141
Vitamin A and Ep. 141
5-HTPp. 141
Kava Kavap. 141
St. John's Wortp. 141
Vitamin B-6 and B-12p. 142
Calcium-Magnesiump. 142
Treatment Guidelines with Medicationsp. 142
NSAID Side Effectsp. 142
Methotrexate Side Effectsp. 142
Prednisone Side Effectsp. 142
Medication Treatments for Arthritisp. 143
Painkillersp. 143
Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Medications (NSAIDs)p. 144
Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs (DMARDs)p. 146
Corticosteroids (Prednisone)p. 147
Anti-Malarial Drugsp. 148
Gold Compoundsp. 148
D-Penicillaminep. 149
Methotrexatep. 149
Azathioprinep. 150
Sulfasalazinep. 151
Biologic Response Modifying Drugsp. 152
Tumor Necrosis Factor Antibodyp. 152
Etanercept (Enbrel)p. 152
Leflunomide (Arava)p. 153
Anakinra (Kineret)p. 153
Antibiotic Therapyp. 153
Minocyclinep. 154
Antibiotic Treatment in Septic Arthritisp. 154
Injection Therapyp. 155
Cortisonep. 155
Lumbar Epidural Injectionp. 156
Facet Joint Blocksp. 156
Hyaluronanp. 157
Surgical Treatments for Arthritisp. 159
Arthroscopic Surgeryp. 160
Suitability of Treatmentp. 163
Joint Involvedp. 163
Severity of Arthritisp. 163
Type of Arthritisp. 164
Previous Proceduresp. 164
Types of Arthroscopic Surgeryp. 164
Arthroscopic Debridementp. 164
Arthroscopic Synovectomyp. 165
Complications of Knee Arthroscopyp. 166
Haemarthrosisp. 166
Blood Clot (Thrombosis)p. 166
Pulmonary Embolusp. 166
Infectionp. 166
Nerve Injuryp. 167
Arthrotomy (Open Debridement)p. 167
Arthrodesisp. 167
Osteotomy (Realignment of the Joint)p. 168
Joint Replacement Arthroplastyp. 169
Types of Total Joint Replacementp. 170
Total Hip Replacementp. 170
Total Knee Replacementp. 173
Total Shoulder Replacementp. 175
Total Elbow Replacementp. 176
Total Ankle Replacementp. 176
The Procedurep. 176
The Day of Surgeryp. 177
Hospital Stayp. 178
Recovery Expectationsp. 179
Complications of Total Joint Replacementp. 180
Surgical Complicationsp. 180
Blood Lossp. 180
Infectionp. 180
Venous Thrombosisp. 181
Nerve and Artery Damagep. 181
General Complicationsp. 181
Early Post-Operative Complicationsp. 182
Venous Thrombosisp. 182
Infectionp. 182
Stiffnessp. 182
Dislocationp. 183
Late Complicationsp. 183
Infectionp. 183
Loosening without Infectionp. 183
Wearing Outp. 184
Metal Allergyp. 184
Painp. 184
Scar Tendernessp. 185
Bursitisp. 185
Muscle Painp. 186
Altered Alignmentp. 186
Pain from Other Jointsp. 186
Future Treatments for Arthritisp. 187
Cartilage Transplantationp. 187
Mosaicplastyp. 188
Tissue Engineeringp. 189
Genetic Engineeringp. 189
Glossaryp. 190
Referencesp. 201
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ISBN: 9781897025093
ISBN-10: 1897025092
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st July 2004
Publisher: Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine Press
Country of Publication: CA
Dimensions (cm): 15.5 x 23.0  x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.34