cover image - Crash Course Rheumatology and Orthopaedics,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780702073601
Page Count: 239
Imprint: Elsevier
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Crash Course Rheumatology and Orthopaedics, 4th Edition

by Marc Aitken, MBChB, MRCP (UK) and Anthony Gibson, BA Oxon (Hons), MBBS, MRCS
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cover image - Crash Course Rheumatology and Orthopaedics,4th Edition
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Page Count: 239
Imprint: Elsevier
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Crash Course – your effective every-day study companion PLUS the perfect antidote for exam stress! Save time and be assured you have the essential information you need in one place to excel on your course and achieve exam success.

A winning formula now for over 20 years, each series volume has been fine-tuned and fully updated – with an improved full-colour layout tailored to make your life easier. Especially written by senior students or junior doctors – those who understand what is essential for exam success – with all information thoroughly checked and quality assured by expert Faculty Advisers, the result are books which exactly meet your needs and you know you can trust.

Each chapter guides you succinctly through the full range of curriculum topics, integrating clinical considerations with the relevant basic science and avoiding unnecessary or confusing detail. A range of text boxes help you get to the hints, tips and key points you need fast! A fully revised self-assessment section matching the latest exam formats is included to check your understanding and aid exam preparation. The accompanying enhanced, downloadable eBook completes this invaluable learning package.

Series volumes have been honed to meet the requirements of today’s medical students, although the range of other health students and professionals who need rapid access to the essentials of rheumatology and orthopaedics will also love the unique approach of Crash Course. Whether you need to get out of a fix or aim for a distinction Crash Course is for you! 

  • Provides the exam syllabus in one place - saves valuable revision time
  • Written by senior students and recent graduates - those closest to what is essential for exam success
  • Quality assured by leading Faculty Advisors - ensures complete accuracy of information
  • Features the ever popular 'Hints and Tips' boxes and other useful aide-mémoires - distilled wisdom from those in the know
  • Updated self-assessment section matching the latest exam formats – confirm your understanding and improve exam technique fast
  • Chapter 1. Taking a history

    Chapter 2. Examining joints

    Chapter 3. Investigations

    Chapter 4. Regional pain

    Chapter 5. Widespread musculoskeletal pain

    Chapter 6. An acute hot swollen joint

    Chapter 7. A child with a limp

    Chapter 8. A limb swelling

    Chapter 9. Back pain

    Chapter 10. Altered sensation and weakness

    Chapter 11. Osteoarthritis

    Chapter 12. Rheumatoid arthritis

    Chapter 13. Spondyloarthropathies

    Chapter 14. Connective tissue disorders

    Chapter 15. Metabolic bone disease

    Chapter 16. Gout and pseudogout

    Chapter 17. Paediatric joint disease

    Chapter 18. Fractures

    Chapter 19. Trauma

    Chapter 20. Infection of bones and joints

    Chapter 21. Malignancy

    Chapter 22. Sports injuries

    Chapter 23. Soft tissue disorders

    Chapter 24. Principles of orthopaedic surgery

  • Marc Aitken, MBChB, MRCP (UK), Rheumatology Specialist Trainee ST5, West of Scotland Deanery, University Hospital Wishaw, Wishaw, UK and Anthony Gibson, BA Oxon (Hons), MBBS, MRCS, Specialty Registrar, Trauma & Orthopaedics, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, UK
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