10. Musculoskeletal

  1. Terry Mahan Buttaro and
  2. Kate A. Barba
  1. Terry Mahan Buttaro

Published Online: 15 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704769.ch10

Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient

Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient

How to Cite

Buttaro, T. M. (2012) Musculoskeletal, in Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient (eds T. M. Buttaro and K. A. Barba), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.,, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704769.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813810461

Online ISBN: 9781118704769

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Keywords:

  • Complete blood count (CBC);
  • Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR);
  • Gout and joint replacement;
  • Metabolic bone disease;
  • Musculoskeletal;
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs);
  • Osteomyelitis;
  • Osteoporosis and paget's disease;
  • Septic arthritis;
  • White blood cells (WBC)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Part 1 Septic Arthritis

  • Part 2 Gout

  • Part 3 Joint Replacement

  • Part 4 Osteomyelitis

  • Part 5 Metabolic Bone Disease: Osteoporosis and Paget's Disease