Chapter 7. Rehabilitation of Orthopaedic Patients

  1. Rebecca Jester
  1. Rebecca Jester

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775028.ch7

Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

How to Cite

Jester, R. (2007) Rehabilitation of Orthopaedic Patients, in Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing (ed R. Jester), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775028.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125086

Online ISBN: 9780470775028

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Keywords:

  • orthopaedic patients;
  • aetiology;
  • demography;
  • crepitus;
  • trendelburg flexion

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Overview of Orthopaedic Patients Requiring Rehabilitation

  • Osteoarthritis

  • The Role of the Specialist Nurse in Falls' Prevention and Management

  • Hip Fracture

  • Conclusions

  • References