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3D Printing in Medicine : A Practical Guide for Medical Professionals

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Frank J. Rybicki, Gerald T. Grant, editors. --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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This book describes the fundamentals of three-dimensional (3D) printing, addresses the practical aspects of establishing a 3D printing service in a medical facility, and explains the enormous potential value of rendering images as 3D printed models capable of providing tactile feedback and tangible information on both anatomic and pathologic states. Individual chapters also focus on selected areas of applications for 3D printing, including musculoskeletal, craniomaxillofacial, cardiovascular, a…
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Rybicki, Frank J
Grant, Gerald T
Responsibility
Frank J. Rybicki, Gerald T. Grant, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 138 pages) : 78 illus., 77 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319619248
9783319619224 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Biomedical Technology
Printing, Three-Dimensional - trends
Abstract
This book describes the fundamentals of three-dimensional (3D) printing, addresses the practical aspects of establishing a 3D printing service in a medical facility, and explains the enormous potential value of rendering images as 3D printed models capable of providing tactile feedback and tangible information on both anatomic and pathologic states. Individual chapters also focus on selected areas of applications for 3D printing, including musculoskeletal, craniomaxillofacial, cardiovascular, and neurosurgery applications. Challenges and opportunities related to training, materials and equipment, and guidelines are addressed, and the overall costs of a 3D printing lab and the balancing of these costs against clinical benefits are discussed. Radiologists, surgeons, and other physicians will find this book to be a rich source of information on the practicalities and expanding medical applications of 3D printing.
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. 3D Printing Technologies -- 3. Post-processing of DICOM Images. -- 4. Beginning and Developing a Radiology-Based In-Hospital 3D Printing Lab -- 5. Craniofacial Applications of 3D Printing -- 6. 3D Printing in Neurosurgery -- 7. Cardiovascular 3D Printing -- 8. Musculoskeletal 3D Printing -- 9. 3D Printing and Patient-Matched Implants - 10. FDA Regulatory Pathways and Technical Considerations for the 3D Printing of Medical Models and Devices -- 11. Quality and Safety of 3D-Printed Medical Models -- 12. Virtual Reality.
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The 5-minute sports medicine consult

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Mark E. Bracker, editor ; Suraj A. Achar, Andrea L. Pana, Kenneth S. Taylor, co-editors. (2nd edition) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , c2015.
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"This new addition to The 5-Minute Consult Series is a clinically oriented quick consult reference for sports medicine. For the first time, common sports-related problems faced by primary care practitioners are thoroughly and concisely presented in the famous fast-access 5-Minute Consult format.Chapters on musculoskeletal problems cover basics; diagnosis; acute treatment, including on-field management; long-term treatment, including rehabilitation and referrals; and commonly asked questions. Ot…
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Bracker, Mark D
Achar, Suraj A
Pana, Andrea L
'Taylor, Kenneth S
Responsibility
Mark E. Bracker, editor ; Suraj A. Achar, Andrea L. Pana, Kenneth S. Taylor, co-editors
Edition
2nd edition
Alternate Title
5-minute sports medicine consult
Five-minute sports medicine consult
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxvi, 735 pages)
Series Title
5-minute consult
ISBN
9781605476681 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Athletic Injuries - Handbooks
Sports Medicine - Handbooks
Abstract
"This new addition to The 5-Minute Consult Series is a clinically oriented quick consult reference for sports medicine. For the first time, common sports-related problems faced by primary care practitioners are thoroughly and concisely presented in the famous fast-access 5-Minute Consult format.Chapters on musculoskeletal problems cover basics; diagnosis; acute treatment, including on-field management; long-term treatment, including rehabilitation and referrals; and commonly asked questions. Other chapters address the special populations of children, adolescents, females, geriatric athletes, and disabled athletes and general medical problems in athletic individuals. Appendices include clinical care algorithms, a guide to the preparticipation examination, and patient education handouts"--Provided by publisher.
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50 studies every internist should know

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edited by Kristopher J. Swiger, Joshua R. Thomas, Michael E. Hochman, Steven D. Hochman. --Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press , c2015.
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50 Studies Every Internist Should Know presents key studies that shape today's practice of internal medicine. Selected using a rigorous methodology, the studies cover topics including: preventative medicine, endocrinology, hematology and oncology, musculoskeletal diseases, nephrology, gastroenterology, infectious diseases, cardiology, pulmonology, geriatrics and palliative care, and mental health.
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Swiger, Kristopher J.
Responsibility
edited by Kristopher J. Swiger, Joshua R. Thomas, Michael E. Hochman, Steven D. Hochman
Alternate Title
Fifty studies every internist should know
Studies every internist should know
Place of Publication
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
332 p.
Series Title
50 studies every doctor should know
ISBN
9780199349937
Subjects (MeSH)
Evidence-Based Medicine
Internal Medicine - methods
Preventive Medicine - methods
Abstract
50 Studies Every Internist Should Know presents key studies that shape today's practice of internal medicine. Selected using a rigorous methodology, the studies cover topics including: preventative medicine, endocrinology, hematology and oncology, musculoskeletal diseases, nephrology, gastroenterology, infectious diseases, cardiology, pulmonology, geriatrics and palliative care, and mental health.
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Absolute Rheumatology Review

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Petros Efthimiou, editor. --Cham: Springer , c2020.
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This book provides a concise and up-to-date review of key rheumatology topics along with extensive practice questions to assist in preparing for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Rheumatology Certification Exam. Each chapter focuses on a single disease and starts with a short review (primarily tables and figures) to highlight the main points and key issues. The review is followed by 10-20 board-style multiple choice questions with detailed explanations for each topic. The chapters …
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Efthimiou, Petros
Responsibility
Petros Efthimiou, editor
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 478 p.) : 53 illus., 36 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030230227
9783030230210 (Print ed.)
9783030230234 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Rheumatic Diseases
Specialty
Rheumatology
Abstract
This book provides a concise and up-to-date review of key rheumatology topics along with extensive practice questions to assist in preparing for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Rheumatology Certification Exam. Each chapter focuses on a single disease and starts with a short review (primarily tables and figures) to highlight the main points and key issues. The review is followed by 10-20 board-style multiple choice questions with detailed explanations for each topic. The chapters and associated preparation questions are written by established experts from top institutions in the United States. The book concludes with a 50-question practice test reflecting the format used by the ABIM Board Certification Exam. Absolute Rheumatology Review is an essential resource for not only graduate students, residents, and fellows in rheumatology and internal medicine studying for board exams but also rheumatologists, physicians, and related professionals preparing for recertification.
Contents
Immunological Basis of Inflammatory Arthritides -- Clinical Epidemiology for Rheumatologists -- Osteoarthritis -- Regional Musculoskeletal Syndromes and the use of MSK Ultrasound -- Infectious Arthritis -- Rheumatoid Arthritis.-Psoriatic Arthritis -- Axial Spondyloarthritis -- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus -- Sjogren's Syndrome -- Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma) -- Vasculitis -- Inflammatory Myopathies -- Osteoporosis -- Crystal Arthritis -- Autoinflammatory Diseases -- Pediatric Rheumatology for Adult Rheumatologists -- Musculoskeletal Manifestations of Systemic Diseases -- Clinical Genetics in Rheumatology.
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Academic Pain Medicine : A Practical Guide to Rotations, Fellowship, and Beyond

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Yury Khelemsky, Anuj Malhotra, Karina Gritsenko, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2019.
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This comprehensive text is the definitive academic pain medicine resource for medical students, residents and fellows. Acting as both an introduction and continued reference for various levels of training, this guide provides practitioners with up-to-date academic standards. In order to comprehensively meet the need for such a contemporary text—treatment options, types of pain management, and variables affecting specific conditions are thoroughly examined across 48 chapters. Categories of pain …
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Khelemsky, Yury
Malhotra, Anuj
Gritsenko, Karina
Responsibility
Yury Khelemsky, Anuj Malhotra, Karina Gritsenko, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2019
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 386 p.) : 89 illus., 73 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030180058
9783030180041 (Print ed.)
9783030180065 (Print ed.)
9783030180072 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Analgesia - methods
Analgesics - therapeutic use
Pain - diagnosis
Pain Management
Specialty
Pain Management
Abstract
This comprehensive text is the definitive academic pain medicine resource for medical students, residents and fellows. Acting as both an introduction and continued reference for various levels of training, this guide provides practitioners with up-to-date academic standards. In order to comprehensively meet the need for such a contemporary text—treatment options, types of pain management, and variables affecting specific conditions are thoroughly examined across 48 chapters. Categories of pain conditions include orofacial, neuropathic, visceral, neck, acute, muscle and myofascial, chronic urogenital and pelvic, acute, and regional. Written by renowned experts in the field, each chapter is supplemented with high-quality color figures, tables and images that provide the reader with a fully immersive educational experience. Academic Pain Medicine: A Practical Guide to Rotations, Fellowship, and Beyond is an unprecedented contribution to the literature that addresses the wide-spread requisite for a practical guide to pain medicine within the academic environment.
Contents
1. Anatomy and Physiology: Mechanisms of Nociceptive Transmission -- 2. Pharmacology of Pain Transmission and Modulation -- 3. Development of Pain Systems -- 4. Designing, Reporting, and Interpreting Clinical Research Studies About Treatments for Pain: Evidence-Based Medicine -- 5. Animal Models of Pain and Ethics of Animal Experimentation -- 6. Taxonomy of Pain Systems -- 7. Assessment and Psychology of Pain -- 8. Placebo and Pain -- 9. Epidemiology -- 10. Psychosocial and Cultural Aspects of Pain -- 11. Sex and Gender Issues in Pain -- 1.2 Opioids -- 13. Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) - 14. Antidepressants and Anticonvulsants -- 15. Miscellaneous Analgesic Agents -- 16. Psychological Treatments -- 17. Psychiatric Treatment -- 18. Clinical Nerve Function Studies and Imaging -- 19. Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Lesioning and Surgical Pain Management -- 20. Surgical Pain Management -- 21. Spinal Cord Stimulation -- 22. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Indications, Risks, and Complications -- 23. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation -- 24. Stimulation-Produced Analgesia (TENS and Acupuncture) -- 25. Work Rehabilitation -- 26. Complementary and Alternative Medicine -- 27. Acute Pain -- 28. Cancer Pain -- 29. Cervical Radicular Pain-- 30. Neck Pain -- 31. Lumbar Radiculopathy -- 32. Low Back Pain -- 33. Musculoskeletal Pain Joint Pain: Upper Extremities -- 34. Musculoskeletal Joint Pain: Lower Extremities -- 35. Muscle and Myofascial Pain - 36. Regenerative Medicine -- 37. Visceral Pain -- 38. Chronic Urogenital and Pelvic Pain -- 39. Pain in Pregnancy and Labor -- 40. Headache -- 41. Orofacial Pain -- 42. Neuropathic Pain -- 43. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome -- 44. Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents -- 45. Pain in Older Adults (Geriatric) -- 46. Pain Assessment in Individuals with Limited Ability to Communicate -- 47. Pain Relief in Persons with Substance Use and Addictive Disorders -- 48. Pain Relief in Areas of Deprivation and Conflict.
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The active female : health issues throughout the lifespan

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Jacalyn J. Robert-McComb, Reid L. Norman, Mimi Zumwalt, editors. (Second edition) --New York: Springer , c2014.
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The purpose of the The Active Female: Health Issues Throughout the Lifespan, 2nd Edition is twofold: (1) to increase the awareness of wellness and fitness issues for active females and their family members; and (2) to provide an avenue for medical practitioners, allied health professionals, health educators, and certified individuals in sports medicine to gain critical, updated knowledge of a field specific to active females. Part I of the book offers a foundation to help the reader understand …
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Robert-McComb, Jacalyn J
Norman, Reid L
Zumwalt, Mimi
Responsibility
Jacalyn J. Robert-McComb, Reid L. Norman, Mimi Zumwalt, editors
Edition
Second edition
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxiii, 595 pages)
ISBN
9781461488842 (electronic bk.)
9781461488835
Subjects (MeSH)
Health Promotion
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Physical Fitness
Women
Women's Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Women - Health and hygiene
Women - Nutrition
Physical fitness for women
Médecine
Abstract
The purpose of the The Active Female: Health Issues Throughout the Lifespan, 2nd Edition is twofold: (1) to increase the awareness of wellness and fitness issues for active females and their family members; and (2) to provide an avenue for medical practitioners, allied health professionals, health educators, and certified individuals in sports medicine to gain critical, updated knowledge of a field specific to active females. Part I of the book offers a foundation to help the reader understand the interrelationship among body image concerns, the female reproductive cycle, and musculoskeletal anatomy/physiology of females that makes their health risks and concerns unique. Reproductive health is discussed by a prominent researcher in reproduction/endocrinology. An overview of the Female Athlete Triad which is a syndrome of three interrelated conditions (isordered eating, menstrual disturbances and bone loss) is presented in Part II. Physicians and certified professionals in sports medicine discuss the individual components of the triad, relating not only to the athletic female but also to the recreationally active woman throughout the lifespan. In Part III, Prevention and management of common musculoskeletal injuries is addressed by a female orthopedic surgeon who sub-specializes in treating female athletes. Finally, appropriate exercise and nutritional guidelines for active females are discussed in Parts IV-V of the book by certified professionals and licensed physicians in sports medicine. An invaluable addition to the literature, The Active Female: Health Issues Throughout the Lifespan, 2nd Edition will be of great interest to physicians, allied health care practitioners, medical/other wellness educators, and students who are interested in advancing women's health issues. Sports medicine specialists, family practitioners, gynecologists, team physicians, residents in sports medicine, athletic trainers, health educators, nurses, physicians assistants, physical therapists, sport psychologists, counselors, athletic trainers, and other members of the sports medicine team should also find this title of significant interest.
Contents
[Machne generated contents note] pt. I Focusing on Active Female's Health Issues: Unique Gender Related Psychological and Physiological Characteristics of Females -- 1. Body Image Concerns Throughout the Lifespan / Marilyn Massey-Stokes -- 2. Reproductive Changes in the Female Lifespan / Reid L. Norman -- 3. Considerations of Sex Differences in Musculoskeletal Anatomy / C. Roger James -- 4. The Human Menstrual Cycle / Reid L. Norman -- 5. Abnormal Menstrual Cycles / Reid L. Norman -- 6. Nutritional, Physical, and Psychological Stress and Functional Amenorrhea / Melissa R. Inigo -- 7. Effects of the Menstrual Cycle on the Acquisition of Peak Bone Mass / Brittany Dowling -- pt. II Disordered Eating Issues in the Active Female -- 8. Menstrual Dysfunction Screening and Management for Active Females / Jennifer J. Mitchell -- 9. Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating: A Global Perspective / Maesy Indigo -- 10. Disordered Eating Issues in Active Children and Adolescence / Lesley Carraway -- 11. The Physiology of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa / Annette Gary -- 12. The Female Athletic Triad: Disordered Eating, Amenorrhea, and Osteoporosis / Andrew Cisneros -- 13. Screening for Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders in Female Athletes / Jacalyn J. Robert-McComb -- 14. Evidence-Based Disordered Eating Prevention Programs for Active Females / Anna M. Tacon -- pt. III Prevention and Management of Common Musculoskeletal Injuries in Active Females -- 15. Prevention and Management of Common Musculoskeletal Injuries in Preadolescent and Adolescent Female Athletes / Brittany Dowling -- 16. Prevention and Management of Common Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Adult Female Athlete / Brittany Dowling -- 17. Prevention and Management of Common Exercise-Related Musculoskeletal Injuries During Pregnancy / Brittany Dowling -- 18. Prevention and Management of Common Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Aging Female Athlete / Brittany Dowling -- 19. Osteoporosis and Current Therapeutic Management / Kellie F. Flood-Shaffer -- pt. IV Exercise Guidelines and Precautions for Active Females -- 20. Traditional and Nontraditional Empirically Based Exercise Programs for Active Females / Anna M. Tacon -- 21. Cardiovascular Exercise Guidelines for Children and Adolescent Women / Maria Fernandez-del-Valle -- 22. Resistance Training Guidelines for Active Females Throughout the Lifespan: Children, Adolescences, Adult Women, and the Aging Woman / Tyrel S. McCravens -- 23. Exercise Precautions for the Female Athlete: Signs of Overtraining / Lauren Gates -- 24. Excessive Exercise and Immunity: The J-Shaped Curve / Anna M. Tacon -- 25. Screening Tools for Excessive Exercise in the Active Female / Maria Fernandez-del-Valle -- 26. Exercise Prescription and Pregnancy / Jacalyn J. Robert-McComb -- pt. V Nutrition, Energy Balance, and Weight Control -- 27. Estimating Energy Requirements / Eduardo Iglesias-Gutierrez -- 28. Nutritional Guidelines for Active Children / Eduardo Iglesias-Gutierrez -- 29. Nutritional Guidelines and Energy Needs for the Female Athlete: Preventing Low Energy Availability and Functional Amenorrhea Through Diet / Angela Garcia Gonzalez -- 30. Ergogenic Aids and the Female Athlete / Fernando Naclerio -- 31. Nutritional Guidelines and Energy Needs During Pregnancy and Lactation / Lesley Carraway -- 32. Nutritional Guidelines, Energy Balance, and Weight Control: Issues for the Aging Active Female / Jose E. Almaraz Marroquin.
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Acupuncture for musculoskeletal medicine

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Cooper, Grant. --Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2009.
Call Number
WB 369 C776a 2009
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WB 369 C776a 2009
Author
Cooper, Grant
Other Authors
Kahn, Stuart
Zucker, Paul
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2009
Physical Description
142 p.
ISBN
9780781781985
Subjects (MeSH)
Acupuncture Therapy - Case Reports
Musculoskeletal Diseases - therapy - Case Reports
Musculoskeletal Pain - therapy - Case Reports
Pain Management - Case Reports
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Book
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Dickson Building
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3 weeks
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Acute muscle injuries

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Gino M.M.J. Kerkhoffs, Elvire Servien, editors. --Heidelberg: Springer , c2014.
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Sports participation at both amateur and professional levels has increased enormously in recent decades, impacting positively on all aspects of health except musculoskeletal injuries. Acute muscle injuries account for approximately 20% of all injuries in sports and pose an increasing challenge for athletes and medical practitioners. This book documents current knowledge and standards of care for acute muscle injuries. The full range of injuries is covered, including those to the hamstring, hip …
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Kerkhoffs, Gino M. M. J
Servien, Elvire
Responsibility
Gino M.M.J. Kerkhoffs, Elvire Servien, editors
Place of Publication
Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 138 pages)
ISBN
9783319037226 (electronic bk.)
9783319037219
Subjects (MeSH)
Athletic Injuries - diagnosis
Athletic Injuries - surgery
Muscles - injuries
Subjects (LCSH)
Muscles - Wounds and injuries
Abstract
Sports participation at both amateur and professional levels has increased enormously in recent decades, impacting positively on all aspects of health except musculoskeletal injuries. Acute muscle injuries account for approximately 20% of all injuries in sports and pose an increasing challenge for athletes and medical practitioners. This book documents current knowledge and standards of care for acute muscle injuries. The full range of injuries is covered, including those to the hamstring, hip adductor, quadriceps, calf, pectoralis major, biceps brachii, latissimus dorsi, and rectus abdominis muscles. Evidence-based content is combined with experience from medical experts from around the globe in order to provide the reader with a full picture of the latest insights into terminology, trauma mechanisms, basic principles of healing, diagnosis, and treatment. Helpful diagnostic and treatment algorithms are included, and clear guidance provided on ensuring optimal rehabilitation and rapid return to sports. Acute Muscle Injuries is structured in such a way that it will serve as an ideal reference manual for orthopaedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians, physiotherapists, general practitioners, paramedics, sports managers, athletes, and coaches. The authors are all scientifically active in the field of sports medicine and also well known for their great clinical experience in the care of acute muscle injuries.
Contents
Terminology and Classification of Athletic Muscle Injuries -- Basic Principles of Muscle Healing -- Hamstring Muscle Injury -- Acute Adductor Muscle Injury -- Quadriceps Muscles -- The Calf Muscle Complex -- Pectoralis Major Rupture -- Acute Biceps Brachii Injuries -- Rectus Abdominis Injury -- Muscle Research: Future Perspective on Muscle Analysis.
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Adolescent and Young Adult Rheumatology In Clinical Practice

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Janet E. McDonagh, Rachel S. Tattersall, editors. --Cham: Springer , 2019.
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This concise guide takes a practical approach to adolescent and young adult (AYA) rheumatology, aiming to cover the needs of any healthcare professional dealing with young people aged 10-24 years. Each chapter contains key management points for readers to readily access disease-specific management as well as highlighting specific AYA issues which differ from pediatric and adult practice. The coverage is comprehensive but concise and designed to act as a primary reference tool for subjects acros…
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McDonagh, Janet E.
Tattersall, Rachel S.
Responsibility
Janet E. McDonagh, Rachel S. Tattersall, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2019
Physical Description
1 online resource (xx, 302 p.) : 9 illus., 5 illus. in color
Series
In Clinical Practice
Series Title
In clinical practice
ISBN
9783319955193
9783319955186 (Print ed.)
9783319955209 (Print ed.)
ISSN
2199-6652
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Rheumatic Diseases
Young Adult
Specialty
Rheumatology
Abstract
This concise guide takes a practical approach to adolescent and young adult (AYA) rheumatology, aiming to cover the needs of any healthcare professional dealing with young people aged 10-24 years. Each chapter contains key management points for readers to readily access disease-specific management as well as highlighting specific AYA issues which differ from pediatric and adult practice. The coverage is comprehensive but concise and designed to act as a primary reference tool for subjects across the field of rheumatology. The book is designed for pediatric/adult rheumatologists, primary care physicians, nurses, allied health professionals and other professionals to understand each topic covered and to take a practical approach to to delivering developmentally appropriate rheumatology health care.
Contents
Part I. Implications of AYA Development to Clinical Practice -- 1. Impact of Rheumatic Musculoskeletal Disease on Biological and Neurocognitive Development in Adolescents and Young Adults -- 2. Impact of Rheumatic Musculoskeletal Disease on Psychological Development in Adolescents and Young Adults -- 3. Impact of Rheumatic Disease on Social Development in Adolescents and Young Adults -- 4. Engaging Young People: Consultation Skills -- 5. Adolescents, Young Adults and Their Parents -- 6. Principles of Assessment in Adolescent and Young Adult Rheumatology Practice -- Part II. Specific Diseases -- 7. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 8. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 9. Juvenile Dermatomyositis in Adolescents and Young Adults -- 10. Systemic Vasculitis in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 11. Hypermobility in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 12. Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 13. Autoinflammatory Conditions in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 14. Back Pain in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- 15. Sports Medicine in the Adolescent and Young Adult Athlete -- 16. Adolescent and Young Adult Bone Health -- 17. Chronic Non-Bacterial Osteitis in Adolescence and Young Adulthood -- Part III. General Principles of Management of AYA with Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disease -- 18. Supporting Self-Management Skill Development Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Rheumatic Musculoskeletal Disease -- 19. Can’t Do or Won’t Do? Adherence in Adolescent and Young Adult Rheumatology -- 20. Youth-Friendly Rheumatology Services -- 21. Transitional Care.
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The Adolescent Athlete : A Practical Approach

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Lyle J. Micheli, Laura Purcell, editors. (Second edition) --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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Now in a revised and updated second edition, this practical text on the adolescent athlete provides penetrating insights into musculoskeletal care for growing athletes. Chapters are logically organized by anatomical region and are written by experts in the field, focusing on improved clinical decision-making and addressing both chronic and acute injuries in addition to congenital conditions. Fundamentals, including basic anatomy, physical examination, and patient history, are covered in detail,…
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Micheli, Lyle J.
Purcell, Laura
Responsibility
Lyle J. Micheli, Laura Purcell, editors
Edition
Second edition
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 322 p.) : 160 illus., 55 illus. in color
Series Title
Contemporary pediatric and adolescent sports medicine
ISBN
9783319561882
9783319561875 (print ed.)
9783319561899 (print ed.)
9783030096168 (print ed.)
ISSN
2198-266X
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent
Athletic Injuries
Sports Medicine
Specialty
Adolescent Health
Sports Medicine
Abstract
Now in a revised and updated second edition, this practical text on the adolescent athlete provides penetrating insights into musculoskeletal care for growing athletes. Chapters are logically organized by anatomical region and are written by experts in the field, focusing on improved clinical decision-making and addressing both chronic and acute injuries in addition to congenital conditions. Fundamentals, including basic anatomy, physical examination, and patient history, are covered in detail, with emphasis on the recognition of injury patterns unique to adolescent athletes. User-friendly tables are incorporated to assist with diagnosis. Prevention, patient management, and clinical pearls are each outlined, and return-to-play guidelines are highlighted. To further facilitate comprehensive patient care, musculoskeletal diagnostic imaging and principles of rehabilitation are covered as well. Anatomical drawings, photos of examination maneuvers, and diagnostic images, such as x-rays and MRI scans, complete the text by illustrating key concepts. Intended for sports medicine physicians, primary care physicians, orthopedists, physiotherapists and athletic trainers, this second edition of The Adolescent Athlete: A Practical Approach continues to be a sought-after resource for all who aim to improve the musculoskeletal health of active children and adolescents.
Contents
Part I: Rehabilitation and Diagnosis -- Principles of Rehabilitation -- Diagnostic Imaging -- Part II: Anatomic Regions -- Traumatic Head Injuries -- Cervical and Thoracic Spine Injuries -- Lumbar Spine Injuries -- Thoracoabdominal Injuries -- Adolescent Shoulder Injuries -- Elbow and Forearm Injuries -- Injuries to the Wrist, Hand, and Fingers -- Pelvic, Hip, and Thigh Injuries -- Knee Injuries -- Lower Leg Injuries -- Foot and Ankle Injuries -- Appendices.
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Advanced Procedures for Pain Management : A Step-by-Step Atlas

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Sudhir Diwan, Timothy R. Deer, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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Edited by Sudhir Diwan, a former Director of Pain Medicine fellowship program at Ivy League Weill Cornell Medical College, and Timothy R. Deer, an internationally renowned expert in neuromodulation and minimally invasive spinal procedures, this atlas covers advanced procedures that normal residency and fellowship programs may not cover. It consolidates information pain fellows usually amass by traveling throughout the country to various specialized weekend courses. Advanced Procedures for Inter…
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Diwan, Sudhir
Deer, Timothy R.
Responsibility
Sudhir Diwan, Timothy R. Deer, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 606 p.) : 267 illus., 197 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319688411
9783319688398 (print ed.)
9783319688404 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Electric Stimulation Therapy
Orthopedic Procedures
Pain Management - methods
Regenerative Medicine - methods
Specialty
Pain Management
Abstract
Edited by Sudhir Diwan, a former Director of Pain Medicine fellowship program at Ivy League Weill Cornell Medical College, and Timothy R. Deer, an internationally renowned expert in neuromodulation and minimally invasive spinal procedures, this atlas covers advanced procedures that normal residency and fellowship programs may not cover. It consolidates information pain fellows usually amass by traveling throughout the country to various specialized weekend courses. Advanced Procedures for Interventional Pain Management: A Step-by-Step Atlas is for physicians that know the fundamentals of pain medicine and want to push their knowledge further. Through easy-to-digest bullet points, extensive diagrams, hundreds of figures, and expanded legends beneath each illustration, this compendium covers techniques such as uoroscopic guidance and radiation safety, endoscopic transforaminal discectomy, endoscopic direct-percutaneous discectomy, transforaminal myelogram, percutaneous facet fusion, percutaneous sacroplasty, vertebral augmentations, percutaneous tumor ablation, percutaneous spinal fusion, minimally invasive spinal decompression (MILD), Interspinous Spacer Placement and advanced neuroaugmentation techniques like high frequency stimulation and DRG stimulation. This book also has a dedicated section on Regenerative Medicine with chapters on platelet rich plasma, stem cell therapy, and intradiscal regenerative therapy. Each chapter has a strict chapter format that includes the indications and contraindications for each procedure, a list of equipment and drugs, a step-by-step illustration-focused how-to, a list of possible post-procedural complications, and bullet-pointed clinical pearls and pitfalls. Within each chapter the authors will also cover the variations of each procedure due to different equipment. This book is ideal for pain medicine fellows, spine surgeons, and interventional pain physicians who want access to the best minds and specialized procedures in a single package.
Contents
Section I: Advanced Spinal Interventions -- 1. Advanced Spinal Mapping: An Interventional Continuum for Axial, Radicular, and Dorsal Root Ganglion-Related Pain -- 2. MILD: Percutaneous Lumbar Decompression -- 3. Superion: An Indirect Lumbar Decompression -- 4. Minimally Invasive Discectomy: Transforaminal Approach -- 5. Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Endoscopic Discectomy: Transdiscal Approach -- 6. Minimally Invasive Facet Fusion -- 7. Vertebral Augmentation: Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty -- Section II: Advanced Neuromodulation -- 8. Neuromodulation: Mechanisms of Action -- 9. Anatomy of Neuromodulatory Targets: Central Nervous System and the Periphery -- 10. Neuromodulation: Optimizing Surgical Outcomes and Risk Reduction -- 11. Extracranial Peripheral Nerve and Peripheral Nerve Field Stimulation for Headache: Trialing -- 12. Extracranial Peripheral Nerve Field and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Headache: Permanent Implant -- 13. Intracranial Neuromodulation: Deep Brain Stimulation for Pain -- 14. Spinal Cord Stimulation, Cervical: Trialing -- 15. Spinal Cord Stimulation: Thoracic and Lumbar Trial -- 16. Spinal Cord Stimulation Hybrid Lead Array: Epidural and Peripheral Nerve Field Stimulation Trial -- 17. Hybrid Neuromodulation -- 18. Permanent Percutaneous Spinal Cord Stimulator Implantation: Cervical/Lumbar -- 19. Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Abdominal Pain -- 20. Spinal Cord Stimulation: Pelvic Pain -- 21. Truncal Stimulation Trial and Implant -- 22. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for the Painful Extremity -- 23. Advanced Neuromodulation Techniques: Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation -- 24. High-Frequency Stimulation -- 25. Burst Stimulation: An Innovative Waveform Strategy for Spinal Cord Stimulation -- 26. Novel Waveforms -- 27. Transcutaneous Vagus Nerve Stimulation: Novel Treatment Strategies -- 28. Sacral Stimulation for Pelvic Pain -- 29. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Pharmacokinetics and Dynamics -- 30. Patient Selection for Drug Delivery System Implantation -- 31. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Medication Selection -- 32. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Trialing -- 33. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Implantation -- 34. Intrathecal Drug Delivery Maintenance: Refill and Programming -- 35. Intrathecal Drug Delivery Maintenance: Catheter Evaluation -- 36. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Innovation -- Section III: Advanced Regenerative Medicine -- 37. History of Regenerative Medicine -- 38. Platelet-Rich Plasma -- 39. Alpha-2-Macroglobulin: Protease Inhibitor Treatment (PRP Variant) -- 40. Bone Marrow Derived Stem Cells and their Application in Pain Medicine -- 41. Adipose-Derived Stromal Stem Cells -- 42. Intradiscal Biologic Treatments: Allogeneic Stem Cells -- 43. Intradiscal Biologic Treatments: Intra-annular Fibrin Disc Sealant -- 44. Amniotic Tissue -- 45. Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP): Procedural Techniques for Musculoskeletal Injuries -- 46. Technical Aspects of Regenerative Injection Therapy -- 47. Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy: An Overview.
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ALERT – adverse late effects of cancer treatment. Volume 2, Normal tissue specific sites and systems

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Philip Rubin, Louis S. Constine, Lawrence B. Marks, editors. --Heidelberg: Springer , c2014.
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The literature on the late effects of cancer treatment is widely scattered in different journals since all major organ systems are affected and management is based on a variety of medical and surgical treatments. The aim of ALERT Adverse Late Effects of Cancer Treatment is to offer a coherent multidisciplinary approach to the care of cancer survivors. The central paradigm is that cytotoxic multimodal therapy results in a perpetual cascade of events that affects each major organ system different…
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Rubin, Philip
Constine, Louis S
Marks, Lawrence B
Responsibility
Philip Rubin, Louis S. Constine, Lawrence B. Marks, editors
Alternate Title
Adverse late effects of cancer treatment
Place of Publication
Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xx, 700 pages)
Series
Medical radiology. Radiation oncology
Series Title
Medical radiology (Series)
ISBN
9783540758631 (electronic bk.)
9783540758624
Subjects (MeSH)
Antineoplastic Agents - adverse effects
Radiotherapy - adverse effects
Radiation Injuries
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer - Treatment - Complications
Neoplasms - therapy - complications
Abstract
The literature on the late effects of cancer treatment is widely scattered in different journals since all major organ systems are affected and management is based on a variety of medical and surgical treatments. The aim of ALERT Adverse Late Effects of Cancer Treatment is to offer a coherent multidisciplinary approach to the care of cancer survivors. The central paradigm is that cytotoxic multimodal therapy results in a perpetual cascade of events that affects each major organ system differently and is expressed continually over time. Essentially, radiation and chemotherapy are intense biologic modifiers that allow for cancer cure and cancer survivorship but accelerate senescence of normal tissues and increase the incidence of age-related diseases and second malignant tumors. Volume 2 of this two-volume work comprehensively documents potential late effects in all the normal tissue anatomic sites in the human body. The detection, diagnosis, management and prevention of effects are all considered in detail, and prognostic outcomes are discussed. Radiation risk factors and interactions with chemotherapy effects are clearly presented. The text is accompanied by numerous supportive illustrations and tables.
Contents
Brain and Cranial Nerves -- Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System -- Neuroendocrine Complications of Radiation and Cancer Therapy -- Eye and Orbit -- Radiation-Induced Ototoxicity -- Late Oral Adverse Effects of Cancer Treatments -- Upper Respiratory and Digestive System: Pharynx, Larynx, and Xerostomia -- Thyroid -- Skin Surface, Dermis, and Wound Healing -- Breast Cancer -- Lung -- Heart, Coronary Arteries, Aorta and Great Vessels, Arteries and Veins, Microcirculation -- Esophagus -- Stomach, Small and Large Intestines -- Liver -- Adverse Late Effects of Radiation Treatment in the Pancreas -- Kidney and Ureter -- Urinary Bladder -- Prostate, Seminal Vesicle, Penis, and Urethra -- The Testes -- Ovary, Uterus (Fallopian Tube, Cervix), Vagina, and Vulva -- Radiation Induced Rectal Toxicity -- Musculoskeletal System: Growing Endochondral Bone, Mature Osseous, Muscle (Striated), and Soft Tissue Mesenchyme -- Hematopoietic System -- Late Effects of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Including Total Body Irradiation -- Lymph Nodes, Thymus, Spleen, and Lymphatics.
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Alpine Skiing Injuries : Prevention and Management

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Herbert Schoenhuber, Andrea Panzeri, Simone Porcelli, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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This book provides detailed information on the different forms of injury that are associated with training for and participation in Alpine skiing, covering risk factors and epidemiology, incidence, injury patterns, and, above all, preventive strategies and current management approaches. Conditions addressed in individual chapters include concussion, traumatic dislocations due to high-energy trauma or inappropriate movements, overuse injuries resulting from dry-land training or skiing on snow, t…
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Schoenhuber, Herbert
Panzeri, Andrea
Porcelli, Simone
Responsibility
Herbert Schoenhuber, Andrea Panzeri, Simone Porcelli, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 129 p.) : 38 illus., 25 illus. in color
Series Title
Sports and traumatology
ISBN
9783319613550
9783319613543 (print ed.)
9783319613567 (print ed.)
ISSN
2105-0759
Subjects (MeSH)
Athletic Injuries - prevention & control
Skiing - injuries
Sports Medicine - methods
Specialty
Sports Medicine
Abstract
This book provides detailed information on the different forms of injury that are associated with training for and participation in Alpine skiing, covering risk factors and epidemiology, incidence, injury patterns, and, above all, preventive strategies and current management approaches. Conditions addressed in individual chapters include concussion, traumatic dislocations due to high-energy trauma or inappropriate movements, overuse injuries resulting from dry-land training or skiing on snow, the fractures typically associated with present-day Alpine skiing accidents, and musculoskeletal disorders. The importance of a sound understanding of biomechanics and physiological systems for the design of suitable training protocols and trauma prevention is clearly explained, and in-depth information and guidance are provided on training and testing for elite skiers and return to sporting activity following injury. Among the other topics addressed in individual chapters are the relationship of changes in skiing equipment over recent decades to particular types of injury and the potential consequences of exposure to hypobaric hypoxia and other stressors at high altitude. The book will be of great value to all medical professionals who work with or care for Alpine skiers, as well as for trainers and the skiers themselves.
Contents
1. Biomechanics of Alpine Skiing -- 2. Physiology of Alpine Skiing -- 3. Training and Testing for Elite Skiers -- 4. Epidemiology of Alpine Skiing Injuries -- 5. Concussion in Alpine Ski -- 6. Traumatic Dislocation and Fractures -- 7. Overuse Injuries in Alpine Skiers -- 8. Prevention of Overuse Injuries in Alpine Skiers -- 9. Musculoskeletal Disorders among Elite Alpine Skiing Racers -- 10. Return to Elite Alpine Sports Activity after Injury -- 11. Role of Ski Equipment on Injury Rate -- 12. Respiratory System Illness and Hypoxia.
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Anatomy and human movement : structure and function

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Palastanga, Nigel. (6th ed.) --Edinburgh, Scotland: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier , 2012.
Call Number
WE 101 P154a 2012
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 101 P154a 2012
Author
Palastanga, Nigel
Other Authors
Soames, Roger
Edition
6th ed.
Place of Publication
Edinburgh, Scotland
Publisher
Churchill Livingstone Elsevier
Date of Publication
2012
Physical Description
620 p.
Series Title
Physiotherapy essentials
ISBN
9780702053085
Subjects (MeSH)
Musculoskeletal System - anatomy & histology
Nervous System - anatomy & histology
Movement
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
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Anatomy and physiology : the muscular system

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--Toronto, ON: Medical Audio Visual Communications, Inc. , 2006.
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WE 101 A535a 2006 DVD
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Nova Scotia Hospital
Call Number
WE 101 A535a 2006 DVD
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Medical Audio Visual Communications, Inc.
Date of Publication
2006
Physical Description
16 min.
Subjects (MeSH)
Muscles - physiology
Musculoskeletal System
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Anesthesia for trauma : new evidence and new challenges

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Corey S. Scher, editor. --New York: Springer , c2014.
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Anesthesia for Trauma is a comprehensive, clinically oriented text for practitioners and trainees in anesthesia, pain management, and critical care. It covers core topics, from initial assessment and blood and blood products, to the multi-trauma patient and trauma by major anatomical region. Burns receive especially extensive coverage. Special considerations when administering anesthesia to traumatically injured children, pregnant women, and older people are reviewed, as are foundational areas …
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Scher, Corey S.
Responsibility
Corey S. Scher, editor
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 464 pages)
ISBN
9781493909094 (electronic bk.)
9781493909087
Subjects (MeSH)
Anesthesia - methods
Perioperative Care
Traumatology - methods
Wounds and Injuries - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Anesthesia in traumatology
Anesthesiology
Traumatic Surgery
Emergency medicine
Abstract
Anesthesia for Trauma is a comprehensive, clinically oriented text for practitioners and trainees in anesthesia, pain management, and critical care. It covers core topics, from initial assessment and blood and blood products, to the multi-trauma patient and trauma by major anatomical region. Burns receive especially extensive coverage. Special considerations when administering anesthesia to traumatically injured children, pregnant women, and older people are reviewed, as are foundational areas such as clinically relevant physiology and the growing role of trauma simulation in training. Readers will find leading edge coverage of microvascular surgery, pain management, and critical care of trauma patients as well as up-to-date chapters on trauma in the military, civilian trauma systems, and disaster management. The book concludes with a unique 'must-read' chapter for all clinicians on the link between substance abuse and penetrating trauma.
Contents
1. Initial Assessment and Management of the Trauma Patient -- 2. Airway Management in Trauma -- 3. Physiological Derangement of the Trauma Patient -- 4. Blood Transfusion and Coagulation Disorders -- 5. General Principles of Intraoperative Management of the Severe Blunt or Polytrauma Patient: The Resuscitative Phase -- 6. Pain Control in Acute Trauma -- 7. Chronic Pain in Trauma Patients -- 8. Brain Injuries: Perianesthetic Management -- 9. Anesthesia for Cervical Spinal Cord Injury -- 10. Anesthetic Assessment and Treatment of Facial and Ocular Trauma -- 11. Thoracic and Abdominal Injuries -- 12. Musculoskeletal Injuries and Microvascular Surgery -- 13. Assessment and Physiology of Burns -- 14. Management of Burns and Anesthetic Implications -- 15. Perioperative Pediatric Anesthesia Trauma Considerations -- 16. Trauma in the Pregnant Patient -- 17. Anesthesia for the Geriatric Trauma Patient -- 18. Trauma Critical Care -- 19. Trauma Simulation -- 20. Civilian Trauma Systems -- 21. Modern Military Trauma -- 22. Disaster Preparedness -- 23. Substance Abuse in Trauma and the Anesthesia Care.
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Atlas and Anatomy of PET/MRI, PET/CT and SPECT/CT

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E. Edmund Kim, Hyung-jun Im, Dong Soo Lee, Keon Wook Kang. --Cham: Springer , c2016.
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This atlas showcases cross-sectional anatomy for the proper interpretation of images generated from PET/MRI, PET/CT, and SPECT/CT applications. Hybrid imaging is at the forefront of nuclear and molecular imaging and enhances data acquisition for the purposes of diagnosis and treatment. Simultaneous evaluation of anatomic and metabolic information about normal and abnormal processes addresses complex clinical questions and raises the level of confidence of the scan interpretation. Extensively il…
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Kim, E. Edmund
Other Authors
Im, Hyung-jun
Lee, Dong Soo
Kang, Keon Wook
Responsibility
E. Edmund Kim, Hyung-jun Im, Dong Soo Lee, Keon Wook Kang
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 594 p. : 582 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319286525
9783319286501 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Anatomy
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Multimodal Imaging
Positron-Emission Tomography
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Abstract
This atlas showcases cross-sectional anatomy for the proper interpretation of images generated from PET/MRI, PET/CT, and SPECT/CT applications. Hybrid imaging is at the forefront of nuclear and molecular imaging and enhances data acquisition for the purposes of diagnosis and treatment. Simultaneous evaluation of anatomic and metabolic information about normal and abnormal processes addresses complex clinical questions and raises the level of confidence of the scan interpretation. Extensively illustrated with high-resolution PET/MRI, PET/CT and SPECT/CT images, this atlas provides precise morphologic information for the whole body as well as for specific regions such as the head and neck, abdomen, and musculoskeletal system. Atlas and Anatomy of PET/MRI, PET/CT, AND SPECT/CT is a unique resource for physicians and residents in nuclear medicine, radiology, oncology, neurology, and cardiology.
Contents
Atlas and Anatomy of PET/MR -- Atlas and Anatomy of PET/CT -- Atlas and Anatomy of SPECT/CT.
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Atlas of Elastosonography : Clinical Applications with Imaging Correlations

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Dirk-André Clevert, Mirko D'Onofrio, Emilio Quaia, editors. --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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With the aid of an extensive series of high-quality images, this atlas describes all the potential applications of elastosonography in routine clinical practice. After a brief introduction on technical and physical aspects, the diagnostic benefits of elastosonography in a range of settings are illustrated with the aid of numerous representative cases. The coverage encompasses pathologies of the liver, spleen, pancreas, kidney, breast, thyroid, testis, musculoskeletal system, and vascular system…
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Clevert, Dirk-André
D'Onofrio, Mirko
Quaia, Emilio
Responsibility
Dirk-André Clevert, Mirko D'Onofrio, Emilio Quaia, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 263 pages) : 80 illus., 50 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319442013
9783319441993 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Elasticity Imaging Techniques
Ultrasonography - methods
Abstract
With the aid of an extensive series of high-quality images, this atlas describes all the potential applications of elastosonography in routine clinical practice. After a brief introduction on technical and physical aspects, the diagnostic benefits of elastosonography in a range of settings are illustrated with the aid of numerous representative cases. The coverage encompasses pathologies of the liver, spleen, pancreas, kidney, breast, thyroid, testis, musculoskeletal system, and vascular system. In addition, helpful correlations with imaging appearances on ultrasound and computed tomography are included. Elastosonography is a powerful, relatively new diagnostic technique that assesses the elasticity of tissues as an indicator of malignancy. Readers will find this book to be an excellent aid to use and interpretation of the technique.
Contents
Part I: Introduction -- Technical and Physical Aspects -- Part II: Clinical Applications -- Liver and Spleen -- Pancreas -- Kidney -- Breast -- Musculoskeletal -- Thyroid Gland -- Carotid Artery -- Testis.
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Atlas of essential procedures

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Michael Tuggy, Jorge Garcia. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders , c2011.
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Tuggy, Michael
Other Authors
Garcia, Jorge
Responsibility
Michael Tuggy, Jorge Garcia
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier Saunders
Date of Publication
c2011
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 245 p.)
ISBN
9781437735659
Subjects (MeSH)
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures - methods - atlases
Subjects (LCSH)
Ambulatory surgery - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures - methods - Atlases
Contents
Section 1. Dermatology -- section 2. Obstetrics -- section 3. Women's health -- section 4. Ultrasound -- section 5. Urgent/hospital care -- section 6. Gastroenterology procedures -- section 7. Musculoskeletal procedures.
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Atlas of Musculoskeletal Tumors and Tumorlike Lesions : The Rizzoli Case Archive

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Piero Picci, Marco Manfrini, Nicola Fabbri, Marco Gambarotti, Daniel Vanel, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2014.
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This book reflects the experience of the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute during more than 100 years of treatment of musculoskeletal tumor and tumorlike lesions. It presents a wide range of lesions from a multidisciplinary perspective, highlighting pertinent clinical, radiological, and histological correlations. Treatment is briefly reported for each entity. In addition, the more recent biomolecular findings of use for diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment are carefully analyzed. The Rizzoli case arc…
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Picci, Piero
Manfrini, Marco
Fabbri, Nicola
Gambarotti, Marco
Vanel, Daniel
Other Authors
Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute
Responsibility
Piero Picci, Marco Manfrini, Nicola Fabbri, Marco Gambarotti, Daniel Vanel, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxii, 387 p. : 226 illus., 173 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319017488
9783319017471 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Bone Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Bone Tissue
Abstract
This book reflects the experience of the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute during more than 100 years of treatment of musculoskeletal tumor and tumorlike lesions. It presents a wide range of lesions from a multidisciplinary perspective, highlighting pertinent clinical, radiological, and histological correlations. Treatment is briefly reported for each entity. In addition, the more recent biomolecular findings of use for diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment are carefully analyzed. The Rizzoli case archive spans more than a century, the first treated case dating back to 28 September 1900, and contains the original material--clinical charts, imaging, paraffin blocks, and histological slides--of more than 40,000 cases, including about 29,000 bone lesions and 11,000 soft tissue lesions. This book reports the most relevant entities and reflects the improvements in knowledge of musculoskeletal tumors as presented during the yearly international course held at the Rizzoli Institute.
Contents
Part I. Bone Tumors -- Epidemiology -- General Principles of Imaging -- General Principles of Bone Pathology -- Classification of Primary Bone Tumors -- Histiocytic Fibroma -- Multiple Histiocytic Fibromas with Extraskeletal Abnormalitie -- Fibrous Dysplasia -- Osteofibrous Dysplasia of Long Bones -- Simple Bone Cyst -- Histiocytosis X -- Chondroma -- Periosteal Chondroma -- Multiple Chondromas -- Osteoid Osteoma -- Osteoblastoma -- Aneurysmal Bone Cyst -- Giant Cell Tumor -- Chondroblastoma -- Chondromyxoid Fibroma -- Chondromyxoid Fibroma -- Desmoid Fibroma -- Chondrosarcomas -- Osteosarcomas -- Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma -- Fibrosarcoma -- Ewing's Family Tumors -- Adamantinoma -- Vascular Tumors -- Chordoma -- Primary Lymphoma of Bone -- Multiple Myeloma -- Metastatic Carcinoma -- Part II. Soft Tissue Tumors -- Epidemiology -- Myositis Ossificans -- Pigmented Villo-Nodular Synovitis and Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath -- Synovial Chondromatosis -- Fibromatosis -- Lipomas -- Liposarcomas -- Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans -- Fibrosarcoma -- Leiomyosarcoma -- Rhabdomyosarcoma -- Vascular Tumors -- Solitary Fibrous Tumor -- Neurofibromas -- Schwannoma -- Malignant Schwannoma -- Myofibroblastic Sarcoma -- Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma -- Myxofibrosarcoma -- Synovial Sarcoma -- Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma -- Epithelioid Sarcoma -- Clear Cell Sarcoma -- Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma -- Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma -- Extraskeletal Ewing's Sarcoma.
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