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From the authors of the bestselling Spine Surgery: Tricks of the Trade here is the concise "how-to" guide on conducting diagnostic spine exams. The text begins with a thorough review of the fundamentals, including basic anatomy and neurology, and goes on to systematically outline tests for the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. It is an ideal resource for both beginners and practicing physicians.
Book features :
Nearly 200 line drawings that illustrate motor, sensory, reflex, and range-of-motion exams
Includes special tests for scoliosis and other spine disorders to expand your scope of diagnostic procedures
Succinct and easy-to-understand descriptions for easy mastery of concepts
Well-organized by cervical, thoracic, and lumbosacral sections to streamline localization of specific exams
This straightforward pictorial aid is the perfect companion for spine surgeons, orthopedists, chiropractors, and neurosurgeons, as well as an ideal orientation for residents. From critical anatomy to step-by-step instructional guidelines, it will enhance your examination skills and refresh your understanding of the frequently performed spinal test.
ISBN: 9781626233201 ISBN-10: 1626233209 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 124 Published: 14th December 2016 Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers Inc Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 24.77 x 17.78
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Number: 2 Edition Type: New edition