Principles of Musculoskeletal Treatment and Management - Volume 2

Principles of Musculoskeletal Treatment and Management - Volume 2 A Handbook for TherapistsEdition 3

Editors: Edited by Nicola J. Petty, DPT, MSc, GradDipPhys, FMACP, FHEA and Kieran Barnard, MSc, BSc (Hons), MCSP, MMACP
ISBN: 9780702067198
Publication Date : Aug 30, 2017
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  • Description
  • About the Editor
  • Table of Contents
Description

Now in its third edition, this core textbook continues to provide a comprehensive, evidence-enhanced guide to the principles of treatment and management of the musculoskeletal system. Nicola Petty is joined by Kieran Barnard in editing this new edition which also sees an expanded number of specialist clinicians and academics contributing individual chapters. Principles of Musculoskeletal Treatment and Management provides both students and experienced practitioners with an invaluable guide to the principles applied in contemporary musculoskeletal therapy.

Key Features

    • Provides theory and research knowledge to underpin treatment and management strategies for patients with musculoskeletal conditions
    •  Provides a rationale to support clinical decision-making
    • Offers an up-to-date evidence-enhanced approach to patient treatment and management
    • Emphasizes the importance of communication and clinical reasoning, as well as hands-on and rehabilitation skills

    New Features

    • Brand-new chapter on the principles of communication and its application to clinical reasoning
    • Brand-new chapter on the principles of exercise rehabilitation
    • Highlights the health benefits of some treatment approaches
    • References updated throughout
    About the Editor
    Edited by Nicola J. Petty, DPT, MSc, GradDipPhys, FMACP, FHEA, Associate Professor, Centre for Health Research, School of Health Sciences, College of Life, Health and Physical Sciences, University of Brighton, Eastbourne, UK and Kieran Barnard, MSc, BSc (Hons), MCSP, MMACP, Extended Scope Physiotherapist, Hip and Knee Clinical Lead, Sussex MSK Partnership (NHS), Brighton, UK; Private Practitioner, Flex Physiotherapy, Horsham, UK
    Table of Contents
    FOREWORD
    PREFACE
    CONTRIBUTORS
    1 INTRODUCTION
    Section 1
    PRINCIPLES OF TISSUE MANAGEMENT
    2 FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTION OF JOINTS
    3 PRINCIPLES OF JOINT TREATMENT
    4 FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTION OF MUSCLE AND TENDON
    5 PRINCIPLES OF MUSCLE AND TENDON TREATMENT
    6 FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTION OF NERVE
    7 PRINCIPLES OF NERVE TREATMENT
    Section 2
    PRINCIPLES OF PATIENT MANAGEMENT
    8 UNDERSTANDING AND MANAGING PERSISTENT PAIN
    9 PRINCIPLES OF COMMUNICATION AND ITS APPLICATION TO CLINICAL REASONING
    10 PRINCIPLES OF EXERCISE REHABILITATION
    INDEX