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A pocketbook of managing lower back pain /
written by Fraser Ferguson.
imprint
Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2009.
description
ix, 230 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780443068461
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imprint
Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2009.
isbn
9780443068461
contents note
Review of low back pain, physiotherapy, and physiotherapists -- Identification and significance of red flags -- Identification and physiotherapy of cauda equina syndrome -- Identification and management of yellow flags -- The subjective examination -- Objective examination -- An introduction to differential diagnosis in LBP patients -- Pain and pharmacology -- Physiotherapy treatments for LBP -- Examples of how specialist services can change the management of LBP.
catalogue key
7363224
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This pocketbook covers the examination, initial management and discharge options for patients with low back pain. The clinically effective examinations reflect current clinical practice.
Main Description
You are about to go on placement or have recently qualified and are about to treat patients complaining of low back pain. Questions such as 'What do I do?'; 'What do I look for'; 'How do I do it?' may suddenly become overwhelming. This pocketbook covers the examination, initial management and discharge options for patients with low back pain. It will fit easily into your pocket with information that is close to hand. clinically effective examinations reflects current clinical practice key points, charts, tables all backed up with links to other texts and websites
Table of Contents
Purpose Of This Book
Review Of Low Back Pain, Physiotherapy And Physiotherapists
Identification And Significance Of Red Flags
Identification And Management Of Cauda Equina Syndrome
Identification And Management Of Yellow Flags
The Subjective Examination
Objective Examination
An Introduction To Differential Diagnosis In Lbp Patients
Pain And Pharmacology
Evidence Based Medcine And Clinical Guidelines For The Management Of Lbp
Examples Of How Specialist Services Can Change The Management Of Lbp
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