cover image - Handbook of Splinting and Casting
ISBN: 9780323078023
Page Count: 320
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $59.95

Handbook of Splinting and Casting

by Stephen R. Thompson, MD, MEd, FRCSC and Dan A. Zlotolow, MD
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cover image - Handbook of Splinting and Casting
ISBN: 9780323078023
Page Count: 320
Imprint: Mosby
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Handbook of Splinting and Casting, by Drs. Stephen R. Thompson and Dan A. Zlotolow, gives you practical, portable, step-by-step instructions on the most common techniques for initial orthopaedic injury management. Find all you need to know about the latest splinting and casting practices, analgesia procedures, reduction maneuvers, and more, quickly and easily. The highly templated format with hundreds of illustrations and photographs outlines the steps you must follow to perform each technique properly. Part of the popular Mobile Medicine Series, this pocket-sized reference is ideal for any point-of-care health professional.

    • Stabilize any break or injury at the point of care by referring to this portable, pocket-sized reference.
    • Perform each procedure flawlessly by following nearly 500 step-by-step illustrations and concise accompanying instructions.
    • Get all the guidance you need with complete sections on Orthopaedic Analgesia, Reduction Maneuvers, Splints and Casts, and Traction Maneuvers.
  • PART I: Analgesia

    1. Basic Principles of Analgesia

    2. Hematoma Block

    3. Elbow Block

    4. Wrist Block

    5. Digital Block

    6. Ankle Block

    7. Intra-articular Ankle Block

    PART 2: Reduction Maneuvers

    8. Basic Principles of Reduction Maneuvers

    9. Shoulder and Elbow Reduction

    10. Forearm, Wrist, and Hand Reduction

    11. Pelvis and Lower Extremity Reduction

    PART 3: Splints and Casts

    12. Basics of Splinting and Casting

    13. Upper Extremity Splints and Casts

    14. Lower Extremity Splints and Casts

    PART 4: Traction Maneuvers

    15. Femoral Skeletal Traction

    16. Tibial Skeletal Traction

    17. Calcaneal Skeletal Traction

    18. Cervical Spine Traction with Gardner Wells Tongs

  • Stephen R. Thompson, MD, MEd, FRCSC, Cooperating Associate Professor of Sports Medicine, University of Maine, Medical Director, EMMC Sports Health, Deputy Editor, The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Eastern Maine Medical Center Bangor, Maine; Cofounder and Codirector, Miller Review Course Part II, Denver , Colorado and Dan A. Zlotolow, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, Temple University School of Medicine, Shriners Hospital for Children of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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