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By Louis Solomon, David J. Warwick, Selvadurai Nayagam

This best introductory textbook of orthopaedics presents clinical scholars, trainee surgeons and different well-being pros with a useful review of this crucial forte. Praised in prior variations for the systematic process, balanced content material and easy-to-read variety, the recent version has been introduced totally modern, with extra aspect on anatomy, a better specialise in genuine illnesses and scientific symptoms and the advent of convenient 'stop cost' issues. Over 800 illustrations, many new to this 3rd version, are prepared as composites to supply a transparent, pictorial account of the topic, and will be utilized in organization with the textual content and as a revision tool.

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Aureus. Pain, swelling and redness – sometimes extending well beyond the boundaries of the bursa itself – are typical features. The diagnosis is confirmed by aspirating the bursal fluid and submitting it for microscopic and bacteriological examination. Treatment consists of local rest or splintage and intravenous administration of flucloxacillin (or a more appropriate antibiotic as dictated by sensitivity tests). If pus has formed, it must be released, preferably by open drainage. Intractable infection, or recurrent septic bursitis, may need prolonged antibiotic treatment and operative bursectomy.

Many of the local signs can be elicited only in superficial joints. The skin looks red, the joint is held flexed and it is swollen. There is superficial warmth, diffuse tenderness and fluctuation. All movements are grossly restricted and often completely abolished by pain and spasm (pseudoparesis). (a) (b) In newborn infants the emphasis is on septicaemia rather than joint pain. The baby is irritable and refuses to feed; there is a rapid pulse and sometimes a fever. Infection is usually suspected, but it could be anywhere!

In long-standing cases there may be vasculitis and peripheral neuropathy. Marked visceral disease is rare. X-rays In stage 1 x-rays show only soft-tissue swelling and periarticular osteoporosis. In stage 2 there is narrowing of the ‘joint space’ and marginal bony erosions, especially around the wrists and the proximal joints of the hands and feet. In stage 3 articular destruction and joint deformity are obvious. synovial biopsy). 2 Rheumatoid arthritis – clinical features (a) Early features of swelling and stiffness of the proximal finger joints and the wrists.

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