The Knee, 1st Edition
Linking theory to practice through the use of authentic clinical cases, Dr. Steven D. Waldman’s Pain Medicine: A Case-Based Learning Series helps readers acquire the valuable skill of effective diagnostic thinking in daily practice. The Knee volume uses an in-depth case format, preparing you to correctly analyze clinical vignettes and formulate a clinically sound, evidence-based approach to realistic patient scenarios. This highly effective leaning and assessment tool provides practical clinical insights into the best methods for diagnosis and treatment for the successful management of patients with knee-related pain.
1. A 72-Year-Old Female With Right Knee Pain 2. A 32-Year-Old Male With Acute Left Medial Knee Pain Following a Soccer Injury 3. A 24-Year-Old Male Football Player With Severe Posterior Knee Pain 4. A 24-Year-Old Male With a Painful, Unsteady Right Knee Following a Skiing Accident 5. A 25-Year-Old Male With Right Anteroinferior Knee Pain and Swelling 6. A 26-Year-Old Male Long-Distance Runner With Right Lateral Knee Pain 7. A 27-Year-Old Carpet Layer With Severe Left Knee Pain and Swelling 8. A 27-Year-Old Homemaker With Severe Left Knee Pain and Swelling 9. A 29-Year-Old Electrical Engineer With Severe Left Knee and Upper Leg Pain and Swelling 10. A 24-Year-Old Optician With Severe Left Anteriomedial Knee Pain 11. A 14-Year-Old Competitive Irish Dancer With Severe Left Anterior Knee Pain 12. A 24-Year-Old Youth Pastor With Posterior Left Knee Swelling and Pain 13. A 26-Year-Old Registered Nurse With Posterolateral Knee Pain 14. A 28-Year-Old Yoga Instructor With Pain, Numbness, and a Foot Drop 15. A 21-Year-Old Sprinter With Medial Calf Pain and Bruising
Steven D. Waldman, MD, JD, Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Professor of Medical Humanities and Bioethics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.A.