Cover for Easy Injections

Easy Injections

Book2007

Authors:

Lyn Weiss, Julie K. Silver, ... Jay M. Weiss

Easy Injections

Book2007

 

Cover for Easy Injections

Authors:

Lyn Weiss, Julie K. Silver, ... Jay M. Weiss

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This practical, one-of-a-kind manual guides you step by step through the most common injection techniques for a full range of disorders. Experts in the field help you assess whethe ... read full description

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    Chapter 1 - Introduction to Injections

    Pages 1-7

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    Chapter 2 - Medications and Injection Supplies

    Pages 8-14

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    Chapter 3 - Joints

    Pages 15-57

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    Chapter 4 - Tendons

    Pages 58-84

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    Chapter 5 - Bursae

    Pages 85-104

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    Chapter 6 - Nerves

    Pages 105-155

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    Chapter 7 - Trigger Point Injections

    Pages 156-159

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    Chapter 8 - Botulinum Toxin

    Pages 160-165

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    Chapter 9 - Prolotherapy

    Pages 166-171

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    Chapter 10 - Acupuncture

    Pages 172-177

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    Chapter 11 - Sympathetic Injections

    Pages 178-183

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    Chapter 12 - Spinal Injections

    Pages 184-200

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    Index

    Pages 201-210

About the book

Description

This practical, one-of-a-kind manual guides you step by step through the most common injection techniques for a full range of disorders. Experts in the field help you assess whether an injection is indicated, localize the site, choose the correct needle, avoid possible complications, provide necessary post-injection care, and more. A user-friendly format, clinical pearls, state-of-the-art line drawings, and the latest guidelines make this handbook an essential reference for any physician performing an injection procedure.

This practical, one-of-a-kind manual guides you step by step through the most common injection techniques for a full range of disorders. Experts in the field help you assess whether an injection is indicated, localize the site, choose the correct needle, avoid possible complications, provide necessary post-injection care, and more. A user-friendly format, clinical pearls, state-of-the-art line drawings, and the latest guidelines make this handbook an essential reference for any physician performing an injection procedure.

Key Features

  • A uniform format guides you through every step of the most common injection techniques, from treating musculoskeletal and neurologic disorders to performing alternative procedures such as acupuncture.
  • Recommendations for the most effective number of injections, as well as what medications and how much to inject, help you stay up to date and provide state-of-the-art care.
  • Extensive coverage of common principles specific to each injection area helps you conquer even your toughest cases.
  • Clinical pearls in each chapter provide easy access to key concepts and techniques.
  • Detailed line drawings highlighting major landmarks paired with photographs provide vivid, visual guidance for accurate needle placement.
  • A handy, portable size makes need-to-know information accessible at any time.
  • A uniform format guides you through every step of the most common injection techniques, from treating musculoskeletal and neurologic disorders to performing alternative procedures such as acupuncture.
  • Recommendations for the most effective number of injections, as well as what medications and how much to inject, help you stay up to date and provide state-of-the-art care.
  • Extensive coverage of common principles specific to each injection area helps you conquer even your toughest cases.
  • Clinical pearls in each chapter provide easy access to key concepts and techniques.
  • Detailed line drawings highlighting major landmarks paired with photographs provide vivid, visual guidance for accurate needle placement.
  • A handy, portable size makes need-to-know information accessible at any time.

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ISBN

978-0-7506-7527-7

Language

English

Published

2007

Copyright

Copyright © 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved

Imprint

Butterworth-Heinemann

Authors

Lyn Weiss

Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, SUNY-Stony Brook College of Medicine

Chairman and Program Director, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, New York

Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Board Certified Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Julie K. Silver

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Associate in Physiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Ted A. Lennard

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas

Springfield Neurological and Spine Institute, Springfield, Missouri

Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Jay M. Weiss

Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, SUNY-Stony Brook College of Medicine

Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Board Certified Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Board Certified Pain Medicine

NYS Certified Physician Acupuncturist