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My TKR: One Patient's Experience With Total Knee Replacement
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A first-person narrative description of the total knee replacement experience from the patient's perspective as related by a patient, from just prior to the surgery to one and a half years afterward.
Leg Cramps, A Simple Guide to The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Leg Cramps, its Treatment and Related Diseases such as Intermittent Claudication, Peripheral Blood Vessel Disease, Low Potassium and the Relaxant effect of Magnesium TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction 1 Leg Cramps 2 Interesting Facts about Leg Cramps 3 Treatment of Leg Cramps 4 Low Potassium 5 Relaxant Effect of Magnesium 6 Peripheral Blood Vessels 7 Intermittent Claudication
Fibrositis, (Fibromyositis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Fibrositis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Fibrositis has long-term pain that is spread throughout the body that is linked to fatigue, sleep problems, headaches, depression and anxiety. Tender trigger points are not needed to make a diagnosis. Diagnosis: 3 months of widespread pain Fatigue Treatment: Analgesic Antiseizures Behavior therapy Warm water therapy .
Inflamed Tendons (Tendonitis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Inflamed Tendons (Tendonitis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Tendonitis is the inflammation of the sheathed tendons that are the strong fibrous structures joining muscles to bones Causes: Excess use Arthritis Infection Symptoms Pain Stiffness Diagnosis is by: Swelling of tendon MRI Treatment is by: Rest Ice Splint Painkillers Steroid injections Surgical release
Paget Disease of Bone, A Simple Guide to the Condition, Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Paget’s Disease of Bone, Treatment and Related Conditions. Paget’s disease is a widespread disease of bones resulting in enlarged and misshapen bones. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Paget’s Disease Chapter 2 Interesting Facts about Paget’s Disease Chapter 3 FAQs on Paget’s Disease Chapter 4 Osteoporosis Chapter 5 Osteomalacia Chapter 6 Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Herniated Disk, (Slipped Disk) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Herniated Disk, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Herniated Disk is the prolapse of the inter-vertebral disk from protrusion of the nucleus pulposus of the disk out of its weakened ligamentous ring. Symptoms are Backache with pain shooting down the leg. Herniated disk is diagnosed on MRI. Treatment is by nerve relief: Spinal injection Laminectomy (disk removal).
Bone Infection, (Osteomyelitis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Bone Infection (Osteomyelitis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Osteomyelitis is an infection of the bone or bone marrow by pyogenic bacteria and fungus. The causes of Osteomyelitis are: Staphylococcus (80%) Streptococci A & B Symptoms: Pain and swelling of the bone Fever Diagnosis is by: Blood and bone cultures MRI Treatment is by: Prolonged Antibiotic Surgery.
Bursitis, (Inflamed Bursa) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Bursitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Bursitis is the inflammation or irritation of the bursa, a fluid-filled sac acting as a cushion between muscles, tendons and bones. Causes are: age injury overuse Diagnosis is by: Joint pain Ultrasound or MRI Treatment is by: Rest and wearing padding Painkillers Antibiotics Physiotherapy Steroid injection Drainage.
Rhabdomyolysis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Rhabdomyolysis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Rhabdomyolysis is the decomposition of damaged skeletal muscle, allowing the discharge of myoglobin into the blood and causing kidney disease. Causes: Trauma Drugs Genetic Symptoms: Dark colored urine Weakness Arthralgia Diagnosis: Myalgia Creatine kinase Treatment: IV fluids Kidney dialysis Bicarbonate Diuretics Rest
Planter Fasciitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Plantar Fasciitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Plantar Fasciitis is a inflammation of the plantar fascia (which stretches from the calcaneum to the toes) typically featured by the pain in the heel worse in the morning and weight bearing exercises. Pain can occur one or both feet heel. Treatment is: 1. Rest 2. Heel pads 3. Exercises 4. Steroid injection.
Degenerative Arthritis (Osteoarthritis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Degenerative Arthritis (Osteoarthritis), Diagnosis,Treatment and Related Diseases. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative disorder of the joints due to aging and wear and tear. A diagnosis of OA is made by: Pain and stiffness of joint Loss of the joint space Bone spurs on x-ray Treatment is by: Physiotherapy Brace Painkiller Intra-articular steroid Joint replacement surgery.
Kyphosis, A Simple Guide To The Disease, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Kyphosis and Their Treatments and Related Diseases. Kyphosis is a curving of the spine that causes a bowing or rounding of the back leading to a hunchback or slouching posture. Kyphosis can occur at any age although it is rare at birth. In adults, kyphosis can be caused by: Degenerative spine Fractures caused by osteoporosis Surgery is needed if bone pain or fracture
Morton Neuroma, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Morton Neuroma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Morton’s Neuroma (inter-digital neuralgia) causes pain in the forefoot especially between between the third and fourth toes. Injury cause swelling of the nerve leading to pain. Diagnosis: Palpable tender mass MRI Treatment: Surgical removal of neuroma Decompress nerve Lignocaine/steroid injection Avoid Tight shoes
Ankylosing Spondylitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Ankylosing Spondylitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Ankylosing Spondylitis is a chronic medical inflammatory disorder of the joints of the spine manifested by fusion and inflammation It is a painful progressive disease involving the spine Treatment is with NSAID, steroids and TNF-alpha inhibitors and exercise. Surgery helps to correct spinal deformities.
Foot Drop, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Foot Drop, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Foot drop is a medical disorder with muscular weakness or paralysis that makes it difficult to lift the front part of the foot and toes Foot drop normally only involves one foot but both feet may be involved. Treatments are physiotherapy, an ankle-foot orthosis, nerve stimulation and surgery to fuse the ankle or foot.
Polydactyly, (Supernumerary digit) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Polydactyly, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Polydactyly is a congenital disorder where a person has more than 5 fingers per hand Polydactyly may vary from small skin tissues on the hand to fully formed extra fingers with bone, blood vessels and muscle tissue Cause: Genetic Diagnosis: X-ray shows bone in extra digit Treatment: Ligation (skin tissue) Removal (bony)
Back Disorders, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Improvised Treatment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Back Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment and Improvised Treatment Back pain is the pain that affects any part of the spine, the most frequent area of the spine to be affected being the lumbar region. Almost everyone will have back pain at some time. This pain can range from mild to severe. It can last a short time or long-lasting. Back pain can make daily work difficult to do
Trochanteric Bursitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Trochanteric Bursitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Trochanteric bursitis is the inflammation of the bursa (fluid-filled sac near a joint) at the part of the hip termed the greater trochanter. When this bursa is irritated or inflamed, it produces pain in the hip. Trochanteric bursitis can happen: 1Injury to the hip 2Play or work causing joint overuse or injury
Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) results in inflammation or tearing of the posterior tibial tendon. The doctor will observe for a collapsed arch and a heel that has shifted outward. MRI and ultrasound scans verify PTTD. Treatment is by: Reduce Swelling Foot Support Surgical repair.
Superficial Thrombophlebitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Superficial Thrombophlebitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Superficial thrombophlebitis happens when a superficial vein becomes inflamed and the blood clots Cause: Injury Blood stasis Symptoms: Tender hard cord along the vein Bruising Diagnosis: Appearance of vein Ultrasound Treatment: Elastic support Elevated limb NSAIDs Heparin Fondaparinux Surgical resection

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