This second edition is a concise guide to clinical assessment and examination in orthopaedics. Beginning with an introduction to history taking and clinical examination, the following chapters discusses the examination of different parts of the body. Each chapter discusses clinical diagnostic tests relevant to the specific region, as well as common conditions, symptoms and signs. With almost 250 illustrations on demonstration techniques and clinical pictures with diagnosis and examination techniques, this new edition sets out the sequence of examination in a more practical, step by step way than the previous edition.
About the Author
C Rex MB MS Orth DNB Orth FRCS (Edin), MCh Orth (Liv) FRCS Trauma and Orth (Edin) Chief Surgeon and Head, Department of Orthopedics, Rex Ortho Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India