Spinal Cord Medicine

Spinal Cord Medicine

Hardcover(Older Edition)



This comprehensive and practical reference on spinal cord injury medicine is a valuable guide for physical medicine and rehabilitation doctors, neurologists, and orthopedists and an excellent text for candidates preparing for the spinal cord injury medicine subspecialty examination. There are chapters on epidemiology and research with the bulk of the material being discussions of management of spinal cord injury patients.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780781728690
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 01/01/1902
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 672
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

The History of the Subspecialty of Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
Spinal Cord: Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathophysiology
Anatomy, Mechanics, and Imaging of Spinal Injury
Epidemiology of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
Neurologic Assessment and Classification of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
Acute Medical and Surgical Management of Spinal Cord Injury
Predicting Outcome in Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
Autonomic and Cardiovascular Complications of Spinal Cord Injury
Pulmonary Management of Spinal Cord Injury
Gastrointestinal Disorders
Endocrinology and Metabolism after Spinal Cord Injury
Neurogenic Bladder Following Spinal Cord Injury
Pressure Ulcers and Spinal Cord Injury
Spasticity Following Spinal Cord Injury
Immune Function Following Spinal Cord Injury
Neuromusculoskeletal Complications of Spinal Cord Injury
Heterotopic Ossification
Dual Diagnosis: Traumatic Brain Injury in a Person with Spinal Cord Injury
Rehabilitation of Spinal Cord Injury
Psychologic Adaptation to Spinal Cord Injury
Vocational Aspects of Spinal Cord Injury
Sexual Function and Fertility Following Spinal Cord Injury
Recreational and Therapeutic Exercise after Spinal Cord Injury
Driving Assessment in Spinal Cord Injury Patients
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation in Spinal Cord Injury
Pain in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury
Aging in Spinal Cord Injury
Tendon Transfers to Improve Function of Patients with Tetraplegia
Pediatric Spinal Cord Disorders
Nontraumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Etiology, Incidence, and Outcome
Tumors of the Spine and Spinal Cord
Infections of the Spine and Spinal Cord
Vascular, Nutritional, and Other Diseases of the Spinal Cord
Multiple Sclerosis
Adult Motor Neuron Disease
PostPolio Syndrome
Acute and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathies
Wheelchairs & Adaptive Mobility Equipment and Seating
Spinal Cord Regeneration: A Review of Therapies
Subject Index

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