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cover image - Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine Elsevier eBook on Vitalsource,5th Edition
ISBN: 9780702077272
Page Count: 316
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $48.99

Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine Elsevier eBook on Vitalsource, 5th Edition

by Stephanie Saunders, FCSP, FSOM and Steve Longworth, MB ChB MSc (Sport and Ex Med) FRCGP FRAGP DM-SMed DPCR FSOM

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

cover image - Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine Elsevier eBook on Vitalsource,5th Edition
ISBN: 9780702077272
Page Count: 316
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $48.99
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The fully updated fifth edition of Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine is a trusted step-by-step guide for a wide range of practitioners who deal with the management of painful joints and soft tissues, particularly in relation to sports and overuse injuries.

Area by area guidance is given for each lesion on appropriate patient selection and delivery of the drug. Every technique has its own two-page spread; the first consisting of a detailed but easy to follow description of the causes, positive assessment findings, anatomical details and injection procedure. The facing page shows an anatomical illustration of the region and a photograph showing the landmarks for the injection. This edition features brand new full colour photographs and case studies

An online trainer, which covers all the most common injection techniques and aims to test the reader’s knowledge, accompanies this edition. This trainer uses case studies, videos, animations and interactive self assessment on anatomical landmarks, differential diagnoses, assessment criteria, drug selection and technical skills. There is also access to a library of over 50 video clips showing supplementary injection techniques which clearly demonstrate the correct anatomical position for each needle insertion.

Access to this product, which may be at the discretion of your institution, is up to 3 years of online and perpetual offline access. Elsevier reserves the right to restrict or remove access due to changes in product portfolio or other market conditions.

  • • Illustrations, references, lesions, drugs, controversies

    • Chapters on Other Injectable Substances; Landmark and Image Guided Injections

    • Latest evidence in injection therapy literature

    • Adapted and simplified practical sections

    • Brand new full colour photographs

    • Case studies


    The evidence base for injection therapy

    Corticosteroids and local anaesthetics

    Other substances used for injection therapy

    Landmark and image guided injections

    Aspiration and miscellaneous injections

    Safety, drugs and sport, medicolegal issues



    How to use this book

    Contraindications to injection therapy

    Preparation protocol

    Injection technique flowchart



    Examination of the upper limb

    The shoulder

    The elbow

    The wrist and hand

    Temporomandibular joint

    Summary of suggested upper limb dosages


    Examination of the lower limb

    The hip

    The knee

    The ankle and foot

    Summary of suggested lower limb dosages


    Spinal injection guidelines

    Examination of the spine

    Spinal injection techniques

    Summary of suggested spinal dosages


    Appendix 1 Landmark technique accuracy and outcome studies

    Appendix 2 Injection Survey


  • Stephanie Saunders, FCSP, FSOM, Founder and Director, Orthopaedic Medicine Seminars, London, UK and Steve Longworth, MB ChB MSc (Sport and Ex Med) FRCGP FRAGP DM-SMed DPCR FSOM, General Practitioner, CY O'Connor Village Medical Centre, Piara Waters, Perth, Western Australia
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