Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation - Elsevier eBook on Intel Education Study (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition
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Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation - Elsevier eBook on Intel Education Study (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition


Blending the latest technical and clinical skills of hand surgery and hand therapy, Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation: A Practical Guide, 4th Edition walks you through the treatment of common medical conditions affecting the upper extremities and highlights non-surgical and surgical procedures for these conditions. This expanded fourth edition presents the latest research in hand and upper extremity rehabilitation and provides the purpose and rationale for treatment options.

    • Clinical outcomes included in each chapter relate clinical expectations to the results of clinical research trials, providing you with the expected range of motion and function based on evidence in the literature.
    • Highly structured organization makes information easy to find, allowing the text to function as a quick reference in the clinical setting.
    • Contributors from a variety of clinical settings like hand therapy clinics, hospitals, and outpatient clinics means you get to learn from the experience of clinicians working in diverse clinical contexts like yourself.
    • Over 400 line drawings and clinical photographs delineate important concepts described in text.
    • Chapters divided into eight parts - Wound Management, Nerve Injuries, Tendon Injuries, Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Distal Radial Ulnar Joint, Hand, and Special Topics - so information can be located quickly.
    • 51 leading experts offer fresh insight and authoritative guidance on therapeutic approaches for many common diagnoses.
    • Treatment guidelines presented for each stage of recovery from a wide range of upper extremity conditions.
      • NEW! Authoritative quick reference guide to surgical and non-surgical procedures for hand and all upper extremity conditions.
      • NEW! Updated information and references offers the latest information and research in the areas of hand and upper extremity rehabilitation.
      • NEW! Larger trim size and new design accommodates a two-column format that is easier to follow.
      Part One: Wound Management
      1. Wound Care
      2. Skin Grafts and Flaps
      3. Burns
      4. Scar Management
      Part Two: Nerve Injuries and Compression
      5. Sensibility Testing
      6. Median Nerve Compression
      7. Ulnar Nerve Compression
      8. Radial Nerve Compression
      9. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
      10. Nerve Repair
      11. Desensitization and Reeducation
      12. Tendon Transfers for Median Nerve Palsy
      13. Tendon Transfers for Ulnar Nerve Palsy
      14. Tendon Transfers for Radial Nerve Palsy
      15. Brachial Plexus Injuries
      16. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
      Part Three: Tendon Injuries
      17. Flexor Tendon Repair
      18. Flexor Tendon Reconstruction
      19. Flexor Tenolysis
      20. Management of Extensor Tendon Repairs
      21. Extensor Tendon Imbalance: Mallet Finger, Swan-Neck Deformity, Boutonniere Deformity
      22. Extensor Tendon Tenolysis
      23. Complex Extensor Reconstruction
      Part Four: Shoulder
      24. Shoulder Tendonitis
      25. Rotator Cuff Repairs
      26. Glenohumeral Instability
      27. Humeral Fractures
      28. Shoulder Arthroplasty
      Part Five: Elbow
      29. Epicondylitis
      30. Elbow Fractures and Dislocations
      31. Elbow Arthroscopy
      32. Elbow Arthroplasty
      Part Six: Wrist and Distal Radial Ulnar Joint
      33. Wrist and Hand Tendinopathies
      34. Wrist Arthroscopy
      35. Carpal Fractures and Instabilities
      36. Triangular Fibrocartilage Injuries
      37. External and Internal Fixation of Unstable Distal Radius Fractures
      38. Ulnar Head Resection
      39. Proximal Row Carpectomy
      40. Wrist Arthroplasty
      41. Wrist Arthrodesis
      Part Seven: Hand
      42. Dupuytren’s Disease
      43. Ligament Injuries of the Hand
      44. Digital Fracture Rehabilitation
      45. Replantation
      46. Digital Amputation and Ray Resection
      47. Metacarpal and Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Capsulectomy
      48. Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Arthroplasty
      49. Metacarpalpophalangeal Joint Arthroplasty
      50. Proximal and Distal Interphalangeal Joint Arthroplasty
      51. Small Joint Arthrodesis of the Hand
      Part Eight: Special Topics
      52. Conservative Management of Arthritis
      53. Congenital Differences in the Hand and Upper Extremity
      54. Therapeutic Management of the Performing Artist
      55. Special Consideration and Common Injuries of Athletes
      56. Management of Upper Extremity Amputations
      57. Social Work Services
      58. Industrial Rehabilitation Services
      59. Evidence-Based Practice In Hand and Upper Extremity Therapy
      Rebecca Saunders, PT, CHT, Clinical Specialist, Research and Staff Development, Department of Hand Therapy, Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Romina Astifidis, MS, PT, CHT, Susan L. Burke, OTR/L, CHT, MBA, Regional Director, Hand and Upper Extremity Program, Department of Hand Therapy, Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, James Higgins, MD, Chief of Hand Surgery, Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD and Michael A. McClinton, MD, Attending Hand Surgeon, Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD


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