Orthopaedic Immobilization Techniques - eBook
Orthopaedic Immobilization Techniques: A Step-by-Step Guide for Casting and Splinting is a step-by-step written and visual guide for the proper application and removal of the most commonly used orthopaedic casts and splints.
This book presents the fundamental principles of plaster and fiberglass casts and splints and the associated complications of immobilization techniques.
The editors and authors are recognized experts of the National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists and contributing Orthopaedic surgeons as an introduction to current philosophies and procedures of orthopaedic immobilization.
Chapter One: Fundamentals of Casting and Splinting Procedures
Chapter Two: Upper Extremity Splints
Chapter Three: Upper Extremity Casts
Chapter Four: Lower Extremity Splints
Chapter Five: Lower Extremity Casts
Chapter Six: Complications of Casting and Splinting
Chapter Seven: BSN Medical specialty products