This comprehensive medical textbook is intended for professionals who diagnose and treat acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions. 250 color photographs and 100 anatomical illustrations provide a step by step approach to prolotherapy injections using anatomic landmarks. The text includes a history and overview of prolotherapy technique followed by a detailed description of injections by anatomic region.
Each anatomic regional chapter is divided into:
- Anatomical danger zones
- Clinical history
- Referred pain patterns
- Physical examination
- Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
- Injection techniques for tendons, ligaments and joints
Drs. Thomas Ravin, Mark Cantieri and George Pasquarello share over 80 years of combined clinical experience with you through this user friendly guide and medical text. The techniques described in this text can be easily applied to image guided injections.