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Fundamentals of amputation care and prosthetics

Author: Douglas Murphy
Publisher: New York : Demos Medical, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an introduction to the field of amputee care and prosthetics. Dedicated chapters on prescription of prostheses for the various levels and types of amputations in both the lower and upper  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Murphy
ISBN: 9781936287703 1936287706
OCLC Number: 845224853
Description: xiii, 234 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Amputee history through modern day / Shane McNamee --
Physical exam / Shane McNamee --
Levels of amputation / Douglas Murphy --
Pre- and post-operative amputee care : readiness for fitting / Christie J. Wamsley --
Rehab post surgery / Mary Elizabeth C. Ryan and Patty Young --
Definitive, or "permanent," prosthesis / John Fox --
Lower extremity prosthetic componentry / Shaun O'Brien --
Partial foot amputation / Joseph Webster --
The symes amputation and prosthetic options / Terry Kalter --
Transtibial amputations / Patty Young --
Knee disarticulation prosthesis criteria / John Fox --
Transfemoral prosthetic prescription / Patty Young --
Hip disarticulation and hemipelvetomy amputation and prostheses / Terry Kalter --
Prosthetic considerations for patients with partial hand amputation / Allison Hickman --
Prosthetic prescriptions for long transradial amputations / Chris Fantini --
Prosthetic prescriptions for short transradial amputations / Chris Fantini --
Prosthetic prescriptions for transhumeral amputations / Chris Fantini --
Shoulder disarticulation and forequarter amputation / Allison Hickman --
Normal human gait / Joseph Webster --
Gait deviations after limb loss / Leif Nelson --
Medical management of the residual limb / Douglas Murphy.
Responsibility: editor, Douglas Murphy, MD, Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Staff Physician, Hunter Holmes Mcguire VA Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia.

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