A Practical Guide to Joint & Soft Tissue Injections
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: James W. McNabb MD
- Publish Date: 2014-12-23
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Get step-by-step, evidence-based guidance on the injections most beneficial to your patients â and your primary care practice!Â A Practical Guide to Joint & Soft Tissue Injection, 3rd Edition, helps you master the techniques that can provide optimal pain relief, save health care dollars, increase patient satisfaction, and enhance the doctor/patient relationship.Â This easy-to-understand, fully-illustrated text offers practical, evidence-based information on a wide variety of injection and aspiration techniques for common skin and musculoskeletal conditions. Â The interactive eBook that accompanies the print book includes dozens of videos to help you perfect your technique.
- Hundreds of full-color illustrations help you identify landmarks and determine exactly how to proceed.
- An all-new chapter on injected anesthesia, including nerve blocks, brings you up to date in this key area.
- New coverage of inflammatory dermatoses, carpal tunnel syndrome, myofascial trigger points, and different approaches to the knee joint help you provide pain relief and improved function to a wide variety of patients.
- Comprehensive coverage includes a diverse group of musculoskeletal disorders, chalazions, keloids, warts, and occipital neuralgia, as well as the use of corticosteroids, viscosupplementation, and dry needling.
- Solid guidance in foundational principles covers anatomy and landmarks, when to refer, indications and contraindications, special medical conditions, equipment, complications, coding and billing, and much more.
- Helpful appendices provide consent forms, aftercare handouts, and information on documentation.
Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
- Dozens of step-by-step videos that show you exactly how to perform each injection
- Complete content with enhanced navigationÂ
- Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
- Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
- Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
- Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
- Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use