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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.
Sacroliitis (Sacroiliac Arthritis), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Sacroiliitis (Sacroiliac Arthritis), Diagnosis, Treatments and Related Diseases. Sacroiliitis is an inflammation in the sacroiliac joint connecting the lower spine and pelvis Causes: Spondyloarthropathy Trauma Pregnancy Diagnosis is by: Pain signs X-ray pelvis Anesthetic injection Treatment is by: Painkillers TNF inhibitors DMARDs Sacroiliac injection Joint fusion.
Lumbago (Low Back Pain), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Lumbago, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Lumbago is termed as pain in the lower back. Low back ache is often caused by injury to the muscles and ligaments supporting the back Diagnosis is by: Test of back movements X-rays and MRI of spine Treatment is by: Analgesics and NSAIDs Spinal manipulation Physical exercises to strengthen muscles Treat the underlying cause.
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.
Hammer Toes, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hammer Toes, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hammer toes are frequent painful deformities in the three middle toes where they seem always be bent There are three main causes: 1. Genes 2. Arthritis 3. Injury to toe X-ray may show extent of the deformity Treatment is by: Properly fitting shoes Padding prominent bony toe Pain killer Cortisone injection Surgery.
Claw Hand, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Claw Hand, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Claw hand is a deformity of the hand that causes abnormally bent or curved fingers The classic claw hand involves the flexion of the inter-phalangeal joints and hyperextension of the metacarpo-phalangeal joints with attempts to extend the digits Surgery is done to treat nerve or tendon anomalies causing the claw hand.
Hallux Valgus (Bunion), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hallux Valgus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Hallux Valgus (Bunion) causes deformity of the big toe metatarsopharyngeal (MTP) joint in which there is medial enlargement and lateral deviation of the big toe. X-rays reveal the lateral deviation of the proximal phalanx and a medial exotosis Treatment is by: Wide-toed shoes Surgical removal of the bony exotosis.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is the compression of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel of the wrist. Symptoms are: Painful night tingling sensation of fingers Weakness of hand Diagnosis is by: Phalen's test Median Nerve conduction Treatment is by: Wrist splintage Surgical decompression Steroid injection.
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are sport injuries most often a result of low-velocity, non-contact, slowing down injuries and direct force injuries. Most ligament injuries diagnoses are made: Examine knee MRI knee Treatment is by: Physiotherapy Braces Rebuild torn ligament Rehabilitation
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.
HyperUricemia (Gout), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hyperuricemia (Gout), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Hyperuricemia (Gout) is a disorder of the excessive uric acid in the blood. Gout is diagnosed if the patient has the typical gout signs and raised blood uric acid. Deposits in the kidneys lead to chronic kidney disease. Treatment is by: NSAID painkiller probenecid cochicine Water to flush out the uric acid.
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).
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.
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is a medical group of related diseases which occur in children before the age of 16 years Diagnosis is by: Swollen, warm, and tender joints ANA and RA factor Treatment is by: NSAID painkiller and steroid Disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs:methotrexate Exercise.
Flat Foot (Pes Planus), A Simple Guide to The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Flat Foot, its Treatment and Related Diseases. Flat Foot is a common disorder of the foot featured by the depression or loss of the medial longitudinal arch of the foot and linked with valgus of the foot. Diagnosis is: X-rays show a loss of the normal arch of the foot Treatment is non-surgical with exercises to stretch and loosen tight heel cords, painkillers and relaxant.
Do Not Give Up Your Favorite Sport Because Of Joint Sprain !
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Discussion about preventive measures, conservative therapies and strengthening of joints. Description of uncommon entities in sports, and combat techniques. Physiopathology of osteoarthritis.
PseudoGout, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the PseudoGout, Diagnosis, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Pseudogout (Calcium pyrophosphate dehydrate CPPD) is a joint condition linked with deposition of crystals of CPPD that can cause attacks of arthritis. Diagnosis is by the detection of the calcium pyrophosphate dehydrate crystals in joint fluid. Treatment may involve joint aspiration, injection of steroid and NSAIDs.
Scaphoid Fracture, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,770. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Scaphoid Fracture, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Scaphoid fracture is the carpal bone most often fractured. The scaphoid is normally fractured from hyperextension of the wrist, when falling on the outstretched hand. The anatomical snuffbox is tender if there is a scaphoid fracture. A small screw is placed into the scaphoid bone to join the displaced bones.
Pectus Carinatum, (Pigeon Chest) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Pectus Carinatum (Pigeon Chest) and its Treatments and Related Diseases. Pectus carinatum is a deformity of the chest characterized by a protrusion of the sternum and ribs like a pigeon chest. Chest exam, x-rays and CT scan can diagnose and evaluate the disorder. A brace may be used to treat children. Open surgical repair is done if there is lung or heart dysfunction.
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a compression neuropathy of the posterior tibial nerve as it passes in the tarsal tunnel located behind the medial malleolus. It is due to pressure on the branches of the posterior tibial nerve. Treatment is by steroid injections, arch supports and surgical decompression of the nerve.

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