Handbook Of Splinting And Casting: Mobile Medicine Series by Stephen R. ThompsonHandbook Of Splinting And Casting: Mobile Medicine Series by Stephen R. Thompson

Handbook Of Splinting And Casting: Mobile Medicine Series

byStephen R. Thompson, Dan A. ZlotolowEditorStephen R. Thompson

Paperback | November 21, 2011

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Handbook of Splinting and Casting , by Drs. Stephen R. Thompson and Dan A. Zlotolow, gives you practical, portable, step-by-step instructions on the most common techniques for initial orthopaedic injury management. Find all you need to know about the latestsplinting and casting practices, analgesia procedures, reduction maneuvers, and more , quickly and easily. The highly templated format with hundreds of illustrations and photographs outlines the steps you must follow to perform each technique properly. Part of the popularMobile MedicineSeries, this pocket-sized reference is ideal for any point-of-care health professional.

Title:Handbook Of Splinting And Casting: Mobile Medicine SeriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.38 × 4.38 × 0.68 inPublished:November 21, 2011Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323078028

ISBN - 13:9780323078023


Table of Contents

PART I: Analgesia

1. Basic Principles of Analgesia

2. Hematoma Block

3. Elbow Block

4. Wrist Block

5. Digital Block

6. Ankle Block

7. Intra-articular Ankle Block

PART 2: Reduction Maneuvers

8. Basic Principles of Reduction Maneuvers

9. Shoulder and Elbow Reduction

10. Forearm, Wrist, and Hand Reduction

11. Pelvis and Lower Extremity Reduction

PART 3: Splints and Casts

12. Basics of Splinting and Casting

13. Upper Extremity Splints and Casts

14. Lower Extremity Splints and Casts

PART 4: Traction Maneuvers

15. Femoral Skeletal Traction

16. Tibial Skeletal Traction

17. Calcaneal Skeletal Traction

18. Cervical Spine Traction with Gardner Wells Tongs