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Author Giles, L. G. F.

Title The clinical anatomy and management of thoracic spine pain / [edited by] L.G.F. Giles and K.P. Singer
Published Oxford : Butterworth Heinemann, 1997


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Description x, 411 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Clinical anatomy and management of back pain series ; v. 1
Clinical anatomy and management of back pain series ; v. 1
Contents 1. Introduction / L. G. F. Giles -- 2. The epidemiology of low back pain / Paul Shekelle -- 3. Introductory graphic anatomy of the lumbosacral spine / L. G. F. Giles -- 4. Lumbar intervertebral discs / J. R. Taylor and L. G. F. Giles -- 5. Zygapophysial (facet) joints / L. G. F. Giles -- 6. Spinal and intervertebral canals / L. G. F. Giles -- 7. Ligaments related to the intervertebral canal and foramen / Harold S. Amonoo-Kuofi and Mohammed G. Y. El-Badawi -- 8. Blood supply of lumbosacral vertebrae, spinal cord, nerve roots and ganglia / Hidezo Yoshizawa and Henry Vernon Crock -- 9. Muscles and ligaments of the back / K. L. Moore -- 10. Biomechanics of the lumbosacral spine / Mark J. Pearcy -- 11. Sacroiliac Joint / L. G. F. Giles and C. M. Crawford -- 12. Pathoanatomy of the thoracolumbar transitional junction / K. P. Singer -- 13. Miscellaneous pathological and developmental (anomalous) conditions / L. G. F. Giles -- 14. Innervation of spinal structures / L. G. F. Giles
15. Nerves, neuropeptides and inflammation in spinal tissues: mechanisms of back pain / Mats Gronblad and Johanna Virri -- 16. Anatomy and physiology of spinal nerve roots and the results of compression and irritation / Kjell Olmarker, Shinichi Kikuchi and Bjorn Rydevik -- 17. The pathoanatomic basis of somatic, autonomic and neurogenic syndromes originating in the lumbosacral spine / J. Randy Jinkins -- 18. Imaging of mechanical and degenerative syndromes of the lumbar spine / Lindsay J. Rowe -- 19. Psychosocial aspects of back pain / Basil James and Frank McDonald -- 20. Diagnosis of mechanical low back pain with or without referred leg pain / L. G. F. Giles -- 21. Medical and surgical management of low back pain of mechanical origin / Bruce R. Knolmayer, Robert McAlindon
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Backache -- Pathophsiology
Backache -- Pathophysiology.
Backache -- Rehabilitation.
Backache -- Treatment.
Lumbosacral region -- Anatomy.
Lumbosacral region.
Low Back Pain -- physiopathology.
Low Back Pain -- rehabilitation.
Author Giles, L. G. F.
Singer, K. P. (Kevin P.)
LC no. 97175759
ISBN 0750623950