AAOS Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices by John D. Hsu,John Michael,John Fisk

By John D. Hsu,John Michael,John Fisk

Here’s all of the suggestions you want to conquer the main tricky musculoskeletal difficulties utilizing orthoses and assistive units! With new insurance of postpolio syndrome, cranial orthoses, and now incorporating the views of popular physiatrists, it is a one-stop rehabilitation source. guidance and Pearls in each bankruptcy and a brand new 2-color structure make gaining access to info a snap.

  • Includes Chapters on biomechanics of backbone, higher limb and hand and reduce limb that will help you comprehend the standards that ensure the orthoses on hand for those joints.
  • Incorporates chapters at the Orthotic Prescription, energy and fabrics, and the conventional and Pathologic Gait assist you comprehend your position within the rehabilitative technique.
  • Contains information regarding the categorical technology at the back of the development of orthoses—perfect for the qualified Prosthetist/Orthotist and the medical professional.
  • Carries the authority and approval of AAOS, the preeminent orthopaedic expert society.
  • Uses a brand new 2-color layout to make the publication more uncomplicated to exploit and knowledge more straightforward to keep.
  • Includes tips and Pearls packing containers in each bankruptcy so that you can speedy entry specialist suggestions.
  • Contains new chapters on: Orthoses for folks with Postpolio Paralysis; Orthoses for individuals with Postpolio Syndromes; and Cranial Orthoses.
  • Incorporates evidence-based ideas into the chapters on spinal, higher- and lower-limb orthoses that will help you choose the main confirmed procedure in your patients.

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