|An Introduction to the Design and Behavior of Bolted Joints (Mechanical Engineering, Volume 97)
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Author: John Bickford
Brand: Brand: Marcel Dekker
Offering a broad-based review of the factors affecting the design, assembly and behaviour of bolted joints and their components in all industries, this work details various assembly options as well as specific failure modes and strategies for their avoidance. This edition features material on: the contact stresses between bolt head or nut face and the joint; thread forms, series and classes; the stiffness of raised face flange joints; and more.
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|Stedman's Orthopaedic & Rehab Words: With Chiropractic, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Podiatric, and Sports Medicine Words (Stedman's Word Book)
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Stedman's Orthopaedic & Rehab Words, Sixth Edition provides fast and easy access to terminology related to orthopaedics, rehabilitation, chiropractic, occupational therapy, physical therapy, podiatry, and sports medicine. Over ten percent of the terms included in this edition are new, obtained by the review of respected journals, catalogs, textbooks, and Websites.
This Sixth Edition is also available as a CD-ROM or a downloadable file.
|Pocket Guide to Musculoskeletal Diagnosis (Musculoskeletal Medicine)
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Author: Grant Cooper
Practicing physical medicine and rehabilitation physician Grant Cooper, MD, provides a concise step-by-step approach to confidently establishing a working clinical diagnosis and finding appropriate treatment options for the most common musculoskeletal ailments. Organized by body region and written with superb clarity, this guide details the important questions to ask in history taking, the physical examination maneuvers appropriate for each pathology, the possible explanations and additional tests needed to diagnose the condition, and the most up-to-date treatment options available. The author offers clear explanations why each step in the history and physical examination is performed and discusses the basic pathophysiological processes involved. The ailments covered include neck and shooting arm pain; shoulder pain; elbow pain; wrist and hand pain; low back, hip, and shooting leg pain; knee pain, ankle pain, and foot pain. Numerous photographs demonstrate the correct hands-on methods for physical examination of the patient.
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Presents up-to-date information on the course of PTSD and its development through life. Leading experts from the fields of clinical and developmental psychology describe results of their most recent studies, both practical and theoretical, on the occurence of PTSD in various phases of life. Also discussed in detail are methods of coping with PTSD at different stages in life, including working through and personal growth.
|Self-Assessment Color Review of Equine Orthopedics and Rheumatology (SELF-ASSESSMENT COLOR REVIEW SERIES)
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Author: Stephen May
Covering a wide range of orthopedic and rheumatological problems encountered in equine veterinary practice as well as veterinary and equine students. The cases are arranged randomly, just as they would be in life, and the self-assessment format is used to enable the reader to examine each case as it is presented. A superb range of color illustrations and imaging techniques, including radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear scintigraphy and arthroscopy are used to present each case, and each is followed by a thorough explaination.
|Inflammation: Basic Principles and Clinical Correlates
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The Third Edition of this classic text has been completely revised and updated and greatly expanded in scope. With three new associate editors and over 20 new chapters, the book provides comprehensive coverage of the inflammatory process, its clinical manifestations, and its pharmacologic modulation.This edition includes vital new information on cytokines and cytokine receptors, signal transduction, mechanisms of cellular adhesion, angiogenesis, and wound healing. The "Clinical Correlates" section features new chapters on autoantibodies, sepsis and septic shock, reperfusion injury, type 1 diabetes, inflammation and cancer, cancer immunology, and induction of inflammation by Helicobacter pylori. The section on therapeutic modulation of inflammation includes new chapters on complement inhibitors, cytokine inhibitors, agents targeting transcription factors, and emerging technologies for the discovery of small-molecule therapeutics. Other new chapters in this section cover second line antirheumatic drugs, tolerance to anti-inflammatory drugs, immunomodulation by intravenous gammaglobulin, and antimicrobial peptides.
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Author: Sureshwar Pandey
A unique, practical monograph on intra-articular injections
The only book devoted solely to the topic, this is a concise, full-color resource on intra-articular injections for the treatment of pain and inflammation associated with arthritic conditions. Single authored for consistency, this monograph covers the six major joint regions as well as facial and occipital regions.
|Arthritis Research: Volume 1: Methods and Protocols (Methods in Molecular Medicine)
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This is a compendium of data pertinent to the methods and protocols that have contributed to recent advances in molecular medicine in general, but to the molecular basis of rheumatic disease in particular. These volumes details novel technologies, some of which are still evolving and whose impacts are yet to be determined. Leaders in the field contribute to cover exciting and cutting edge topics. This compendium will be a valuable tool.
|Dystonia: The Disease That Distorts
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Author: Eugene Smith
|Whiplash Injuries: The Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration Syndrome
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Author: Stephen M. Foreman
This second edition of a clinically-orientated text has been expanded to cover up-to-date treatments for common whiplash disorders, and is intended for chiropractors. Features of this new edition include: a new chapter on treatment covering the effects of manipulation, the clinical effects of traction, immobilization and physical therapy, and the treatment protocols for the different stages of injury; a new chapter on CT and MRI, with diagnostic protocols and algorithms for clinical use; a rewritten chapter on TMJ injuries; and major revisions in chapters on biomechanics, soft tissue healing and repair, electrodiagnostic tests and thermography. The book also contains over 1,280 references to current literature on cervical spine injuries.