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Sports Medicine Consult: A Problem-Based Approach to Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Physician

Publication Year:
2009
Edition:
1st Ed.
Author:
Busconi, Brian D.; Stevenson, J. Herbert
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN:
978-0-78-178720-8
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This book provides clinicians treating athletes at the point of care with concise, practical keys to evaluation and functional treatment of sports-related problems.
This book provides clinicians treating athletes at the point of care with concise, practical keys to evaluation and functional treatment of sports-related problems is organized by chief complaint and guides clinicians to a rational differential diagnosis, a thorough history and physical exam, appropriate diagnostic testing, an accurate diagnosis, a sports-specific treatment plan, and safe return-to-play recommendations.

Bulleted sections, icons, and a uniform layout help readers quickly find key information to make a diagnosis, order tests, initiate treatment, recognize indications for referral, and identify red flags. Appendices describe injection techniques and detail progressive return-to-play programs for throwing and running athletes.
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Platform:
OvidSP
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type:
Book
Author:
Busconi, Brian D.; Stevenson, J. Herbert
ISBN:
978-0-78-178720-8
Specialty:
  • Physical Therapy
  • Sports Medicine
Language:
English
Edition:
1st Ed.
Pages:
352
Publication Year:
2009

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