This book helps family practitioners, internists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants identify and diagnose patient injuries based on the radiologic findings most seen in the office setting. The book emphasizes what tests to order when and shows side by side images of what is normal and what is abnormal. Each chapter follows a consistent format: Clinical Presentation, Mechanism of Injury, Patient Assessment, What to Order, Not to Be Missed, Radiographic Evaluation, Treatment, and When to Refer. An anatomical wall chart for the office is also included. A companion website includes fully searchable text, an image bank, and patient education handouts.(A) There are three types of ankle fractures in the AO/OTA classification: type A, type B, and type C. Each type is further ... many specialists prefer weight-bearing views) ac Mortise view (for talar dome fractures, pylon fractures and distal tornanbsp;...
|Title||:||Lippincott's Primary Care Musculoskeletal Radiology|
|Author||:||George M. Bridgeforth|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2012-03-28|