Introduction to Podopediatrics, 2nd Edition

Edited by Peter Thomson, BSc, DPodM, MChS and Russell G. Volpe, DPM
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  • Written by a leading transatlantic team of experts
  • Addresses a core part of the podiatrists case load
  • Comprehensive and up-to-date
  • Written at a level appealing to both students and practitioners
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    INTRODUCTION TO PODOPEDIATRICS, 2/E is a concise but comprehensive introduction to the effective care of foot problems in children. Including coverage of the general, specialist and medical conditions which may influence the course of the podiatric treatment. Written by a multidisciplinary, international team of contributors under the editorship of a UK practitioner and and American educator and practitioner -- both podiatrists.
    ISBN 9780443062087
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    Author Information Edited by Peter Thomson, BSc, DPodM, MChS, Private Practitioner and Russell G. Volpe, DPM, Professor and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, New York, NY
    Table of Content Section 1:
    Psychological considerations in the child patient
    Growth and development
    History-taking and the physical examination
    Paediatric gait

    Section 2:
    General medicine and diabetes
    Rheumatic diseases of childhood and adolescence
    Paediatric neurology
    Cutaneous diseases in childhood

    Section 3:
    Radiological examination of the child's foot
    Orthopaedic conditions affecting the foot in childhood
    Torsional and frontal plane conditions of the lower extremity
    Developmental flatfoot.

    Section 4:
    Physical therapy
    Serial casting
    Orthotic management
    Sports injuries.

    Appendix 1 Special investigations
    Appendix 2 Examples of recognised human teratogens
    Appendix 3 Autosomal dominant disorders
    Appendix 4 Autosomal recessive disorders
    Appendix 5 X-linked disorders
    Appendix 6 Developmental milestones
    Publication Date 10-07-2001
    Pages 408
    Stock Status In Stock
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