|An Introduction to the Design and Behavior of Bolted Joints (Mechanical Engineering, Volume 97)
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Author: John Bickford
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Offering a broad-based review of the factors affecting the design, assembly and behaviour of bolted joints and their components in all industries, this work details various assembly options as well as specific failure modes and strategies for their avoidance. This edition features material on: the contact stresses between bolt head or nut face and the joint; thread forms, series and classes; the stiffness of raised face flange joints; and more.
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|Whiplash Injuries: The Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration Syndrome
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Author: Stephen M. Foreman
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Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Whittier, California. New edition of a reference on the diagnosis and management of whiplash injuries, for chiropractors, emergency staff, orthopedists, or others encountering whiplash. 5 U.S. contributors. Previous edition 1988.
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|Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism
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...thoroughly updated, providing complete information on symptoms, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of common and rare bone and mineral disorders...new sections cover skele- tal physiology through the life cycle and dental problems.
|Pocket Guide to Musculoskeletal Diagnosis (Musculoskeletal Medicine)
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Author: MD Grant Cooper
Practicing physical medicine and rehabilitation physician Grant Cooper, MD, provides a concise step-by-step approach to confidently establishing a working clinical diagnosis and finding appropriate treatment options for the most common musculoskeletal ailments. Organized by body region and written with superb clarity, this guide details the important questions to ask in history taking, the physical examination maneuvers appropriate for each pathology, the possible explanations and additional tests needed to diagnose the condition, and the most up-to-date treatment options available. The author offers clear explanations why each step in the history and physical examination is performed and discusses the basic pathophysiological processes involved. The ailments covered include neck and shooting arm pain; shoulder pain; elbow pain; wrist and hand pain; low back, hip, and shooting leg pain; knee pain, ankle pain, and foot pain. Numerous photographs demonstrate the correct hands-on methods for physical examination of the patient.
|Movement Disorders in Clinical Practice
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Author: Guy V. Sawle
Covers epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis and management. Specialists from leading centres in the UK and United States have combined to ensure that the content reflects the best of current opinion and practice across the world. Illustrated throughout in full colour, it features clinical photographs, pathology, and, where appropriate, diagnostic imaging Tables, flow diagrams, and summaries of key points enhance and support the narrative text. Supporting CD-ROM includes video sequences illustrating common postures and movements associated with these conditions to aid clinicians in recognizing the principal types of movement disorder.
(CD-Rom not available separately from book).
|Stedman's Orthopaedic & Rehab Words: With Chiropractic, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Podiatric, and Sports Medicine Words (Stedman's Word Book)
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Stedman's Orthopaedic & Rehab Words, Sixth Edition provides fast and easy access to terminology related to orthopaedics, rehabilitation, chiropractic, occupational therapy, physical therapy, podiatry, and sports medicine. Over ten percent of the terms included in this edition are new, obtained by the review of respected journals, catalogs, textbooks, and Websites.
This Sixth Edition is also available as a CD-ROM or a downloadable file.
|Musculoskeletal Soft-Tissue Aging: Impact on Mobility (Symposium S.)
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This work on the changes that occur with the ageing of soft tissue contains the results of experimental work that holds the promise of producing better musculoskeletal function in older people. It also includes clinically relevant information on improving strength and mobility.
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|Back Injury and Litigation
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Author: RW Porter
The essential guide to the medical and legal aspects of low back pain. The book provides doctors with a clear insight into the legal processes should they be called upon to act as an expert witness with regard to compensation claims arising from back injury. The book also provides lawyers with an excellent introduction to the pathology, investigation and treatment of common spinal problems.
|Inflammation: Basic Principles and Clinical Correlates
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The Third Edition of this classic text has been completely revised and updated and greatly expanded in scope. With three new associate editors and over 20 new chapters, the book provides comprehensive coverage of the inflammatory process, its clinical manifestations, and its pharmacologic modulation.This edition includes vital new information on cytokines and cytokine receptors, signal transduction, mechanisms of cellular adhesion, angiogenesis, and wound healing. The "Clinical Correlates" section features new chapters on autoantibodies, sepsis and septic shock, reperfusion injury, type 1 diabetes, inflammation and cancer, cancer immunology, and induction of inflammation by Helicobacter pylori. The section on therapeutic modulation of inflammation includes new chapters on complement inhibitors, cytokine inhibitors, agents targeting transcription factors, and emerging technologies for the discovery of small-molecule therapeutics. Other new chapters in this section cover second line antirheumatic drugs, tolerance to anti-inflammatory drugs, immunomodulation by intravenous gammaglobulin, and antimicrobial peptides.
|Self-Assessment Color Review of Equine Orthopedics and Rheumatology (SELF-ASSESSMENT COLOR REVIEW SERIES)
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Author: Stephen May
Covering a wide range of orthopedic and rheumatological problems encountered in equine veterinary practice as well as veterinary and equine students. The cases are arranged randomly, just as they would be in life, and the self-assessment format is used to enable the reader to examine each case as it is presented. A superb range of color illustrations and imaging techniques, including radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear scintigraphy and arthroscopy are used to present each case, and each is followed by a thorough explaination.