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Spine and Spinal Orthosis

MG SK Jain Gautam Jain

160 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

Orthosis has emerged as a promising way of treating spinal disorders in recent years. There have been few publications, however, on the orthotic management of spinal conditions. Spine and Spinal Orthosis is a compilation of anatomy, biomechanics, pathological conditions of spine and their orthotic management.

This handbook describes the complicated aspects of orthotic management of spinal disorders in a concise and comprehensible manner. Essential, evidence based guidelines on orthotic and prosthetic prescription are also provided.

Spine and Spinal Orthosis also includes 136 illustrations and a description of the pathological conditions of the spine.

Spine and Spinal Orthosis will assist clinicians, rehabilitation medicine consultants and orthopaedic surgeons in choosing the method of orthotic management, most suitable for their patients.

Key Points

  • Concise guide to emerging treatment for spinal disorders
  • Includes chapters on anatomy, biomechanics of spine, spinal disorders and checkout procedures
  • 136 illustrations
Author Bio

SK Jain MS (Gen. Surgery), MPhil (Mech. Engg. London)
Consultant, Rehabilitation, Sancheti Institute of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Pune, India, Consultant, Rehabilitation Medicine, YCM Hospital, Pimpri, Pune, India, Honorary Consultant, Rehabilitation Medicine, Queen Mary’s Hospital, London, UK

Gautam Jain BSc (Prosthetics and Orthotics Engineering)
Senior Prosthetist Bionic Prosthetics, USA, Chief Prosthetist and Country Head, Clinical Services Endolite India Limited, New Delhi, India