Rheumatology in Practice

Rheumatology in Practice offers chapters which are organised and built around anatomical and regional syndromes, so reinforcing the evidence-based approach. As readers progress through the text they are given more demanding and challenging questions, encouraging them to use their diagnostic skills t...

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Main Authors: da Silva, J.A. Pereira, Woolf, Anthony D. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: London Springer London 2010, 2010
Edition:1st ed. 2010
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The Importance of Rheumatic Diseases
  • Pain, Disease and Suffering an Integrated Perspective
  • The Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System Sources of Pain
  • Diagnostic Strategy the Main Syndromes in Rheumatology
  • The Standard Enquiry in Rheumatology
  • The General Clinical Examination
  • Regional Syndromes Neck pain
  • Regional Syndromes The Painful Shoulder
  • Regional Syndromes The Elbow And Forearm
  • Regional Syndromes the Wrist and Hand
  • Regional Syndromes Low Back Pain
  • Regional Syndromes The Hip
  • Regional Syndromes The Knee
  • Regional Syndromes the Foot and Ankle
  • Generalized Pain Syndrome Fibromyalgia
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Inflammatory Arthritides Diagnostic Strategies
  • Monoarthritis
  • Chronic, Additive, Symmetrical, Peripheral Polyarthritis
  • Chronic, Asymmetrical Oligo- Or Polyarthritis
  • Chronic Proximal Oligoarthritis
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder and Pelvic Girdles Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Acute Oligo- or Polyarthritis Febrile Arthritis Ar