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Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 9780323709842
ISBN: 9780323709842
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Written by PAs for PAs, Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants, 2nd Edition, is the first and only orthopaedics text specifically designed for physician assistant practitioners and students. This comprehensive yet portable guide helps you master the essential knowledge that directly affects your patient care. Coauthors and physician assistants Sara Rynders and Jennifer Hart clearly present everything you need to know to manage orthopaedic issues in either a general practice or orthopaedic practice setting.
Key Features
  • Provides precisely the diagnostic and procedural information physician assistants need, covering orthopaedic physical examination and history taking, imaging interpretation and diagnosis, and treatment strategies for orthopaedic problems.
  • Features brief, bulleted text, consistent headings in each chapter, an easy-to-follow outline format, and clear diagrams and images throughout. 
  • Demonstrates how to perform 14 key joint injections with online videos of elbow joint injection, knee joint injection, medial epicondyle injection, subacromial injection, digital block, and more.
  • NEW to the 2nd Edition:
    • ICD-10 codes to facilitate accurate coding and billing
    • “Clinical Alert” boxes that highlight key information
    • Quick-reference guide inside the front cover listing content by disorder name
    • Concise review of common Orthopedic PANCE/PANRE topics
    • Streamlined surgery content that focuses on need-to-know material
    • A clearer, more direct writing style and updated content throughout, reflecting the most current research evidence and national and international guidelines
  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Author Information
By Sara D Rynders, MPAS, PA-C, Physician Assistant, University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Charlottesville, Virginia and Jennifer Hart, PA-C, ATC, Physician Assistant, University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Charlottesville, Virginia


Instructions for online access
Cover image
Title page
Table of Contents
1. Spine
Cervical Spine
Lumbar Spine
Adult Scoliosis
Vertebral Compression Fracture
Spinal Trauma and Spine Fractures
2. Shoulder and Humerus
Anatomy of Joint
Rotator Cuff Tears
Shoulder Instability
Superior Labral Tears and Biceps Tendon Disorders
Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries and Disorders
Fractures of the Shoulder
Orthopaedic Procedures (Shoulder)
3. Elbow and Forearm
Medial Epicondylitis
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Olecranon Bursitis
Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture
Elbow Sprain
Acute Elbow Dislocations
Forearm (Radius and Ulna) Fractures and Dislocations
Radial Head Fractures
Orthopaedic Procedures
4. Wrist and Hand
Scaphoid Fracture
Distal Radius Fractures
Trigger Finger
Pyogenic Flexor Tenosynovitis
Scapholunate Ligament Injury
Kienbock Disease
Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tear
Osteoarthritis of The Wrist And Hand
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis
Nail Bed Injury
Bennett Fracture
Metacarpal Fractures
Phalanx Fractures and Pip Joint Injuries
Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Sprain
Extensor Tendon Injuries
Flexor Tendon Injuries
Jersey Finger
Finger Infections: Paronychia And Felon
Orthopaedic Procedures
5. Pelvis
Anatomy: Fig. 5.1
Osteitis Pubis
Apophysitis and Hip Pointers
Piriformis Syndrome
Pelvic Fracture
6. Hip and Femur
Degenerative Joint Disease of the Hip
Muscle Strains and Injuries (Adductors, Hamstring, Quadriceps)
Greater Trochanteric Bursitis
Snapping Hip
Hip Fractures
Femur Fracture
Femoral Stress Fracture
7. Knee and Lower Leg
Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
Medial Collateral Ligament Injury
Knee Dislocation
Patella Chondromalacia
Patella And Quadriceps Tendon Disorders
Patella Instability
Cartilage Injuries
Knee Osteoarthritis
Knee Bursitis
Meniscus Injury
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Shin Splints)
Stress Fracture
Fractures of The Knee (Patella, Distal Femur, Proximal Tibia)
Tibial and Fibular Shaft Fractures
Orthopaedic Procedures
8. Foot and Ankle
Ankle Fractures
Plantar Fasciitis
Morton’s (Intermetatarsal) Neuroma
Diabetic Foot and Charcot Arthropathy
Metatarsal Fractures (Including Jones Fracture)
Lisfranc Fracture/Injury (Tarsometatarsal Joint Complex Injury)
Phalangeal Fractures
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Achilles Tendinopathy And Rupture
Ankle Sprain
Cavovarus Foot Deformity
Hallux Rigidus
Hallux Valgus
Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction or Acquired Adult Flatfoot Deformity (AAFD)
Subtalar Joint Dislocation
Calcaneal Fractures
Orthopaedic Procedures
9. Pediatrics
Pediatric Wrist Fractures
Pediatric Forearm Fractures
Radial Head Subluxation (Nursemaid’s Elbow)
Pediatric Supracondylar Humerus Fractures
Pediatric Femur Fractures
Pediatric Tibia/Fibula Fractures
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Developmental Dysplasia of The Hip
Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Pes Planovalgus (Flat Feet)
Clubfoot (Talipes Equinovarus Deformity)
Pediatric Sports Medicine
Little Leaguer’s Elbow
Little Leaguer’s Shoulder (Proximal Humerus Epiphysiolysis)
Osteochondritis Dissecans Lesions
Discoid Meniscus
Pediatric Musculoskeletal Infection
Septic Arthritis
10. Orthopaedic Tumors and Masses
Malignant Bone Disease
Benign Bone Tumors
11. Splinting and Casting
Pearls of Splinting And Casting
Crux of Splinting And Casting
12. Wound Care and Suturing