The Musculoskeletal System 2/e

The Musculoskeletal System 2/e

Systems of the Body Series

Author: Sambrook Philip 

Publisher: Churchill Livingston

ISBN: 9780702033773 

Pages: 192

February 2010 

32.25

 

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This is an integrated textbook on the musculoskeletal system, covering the anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of the system, all presented in a clinically relevant context appropriate for the first two years of the medical student course.

 

By Philip Sambrook, OAM, MBBS, MD, LLB, FRACP, Florance and Cope Professor of Rheumatology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonard's, Sydney, Australia; Leslie Schrieber, MD, FRACP, Associate Professor, Department of Rheumatology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonard's, Sydney, Australia; Thomas Taylor, DPhil, FRACS, FRCS, FRCS(Ed), Emeritus Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatic Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia and Andrew Ellis, MBBS(UNSW), FRACS(Orth), FAOrthA, RAAMC,

 

Senior Lecturer, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatic Surgery, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonard's, Sydney, Australia

Table of Contents:

Rheumatoid arthrits and the hand. Soft tissue rheumatic disease involving the shoulder and elbow. Nerve compression syndromes. Back pain. Bone structure and function in normal and disease states. Articular cartilidge in health and disease. Crystal arthropathies and the ankle. Disorders of skeletal muscle. Autoimmunity and the musculoskeletal system. Trauma and the musculoskeletal system. Infection and the musculosketal system.

 

 

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