Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Henrotin, Y. (Yves)

Title Nonpharmacological Therapies in the Management of Osteoarthritis.

Imprint Sharjah : Bentham Science Publishers, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (137 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Note Print version record.
Summary This title reviews the clinical relevance of these therapies and the difficulties in conducting high quality trials assessing their efficacy. This e-book presents supportive scientific evidence for their efficacy and explains the mechanism of action of nutraceuticals targeting osteoarthritis. It also includes many example of exercises, mobilization and manipulation techniques directly useful for medical professionals.
Contents 1. The Specific Challenges of Conducting High Quality Clinical Trials to Assess Conservative Non Pharmacological Treatments of Osteoarthritis / M. Marty -- 2. Nonpharmacological Approaches in Management of Hip and Knee OsteoarthritisRelated Pain / S. Perrot -- 3. Non-Pharmacological Therapies for the Management of Osteoarthritis in Guidelines: Discrepancies and Translating Evidence in Practice / Y. Henrotin -- 4. Weight Loss: Preventive and Therapeutic Effects in Obese Patients with Osteoarthritis / P. Richette -- 5. The Role of Land-Based Exercise and Manual Therapy in the Management of Osteoarthritis / K. Bennell, M. Hunt and R. Hinman -- 6. Components of Crenobalneotherapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review / R. Forestier and A. Françon -- 7. Acupuncture and Osteoarthritis: Practices and Evidences / K. Sanchez, S. Poiraudeau and F. Rannou -- 8. Bracing for Osteoarthrititis / J. Beaudreuil -- 9. Insoles and Footwear in the Management of Knee Osteoarthritis / R.S. Hinman and K.L. Bennell -- 10. Nutraceuticals: From Research to Legal and Regulatory Affairs / A. Mobasheri, K. Asplin, A. Clutterbuck and M. Shakibaei -- 11. Recent Advances and Perspectives / K. Bennell, F. Rannou and Y. Henrotin.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language English.
Subject Osteoarthritis -- Treatment.
Musculoskeletal system -- Diseases -- Exercise therapy.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Osteoarthritis -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01048776
Added Author Bennell, Kim.
Rannou, Francois.
Other Form: Print version İ
ISBN 9781608053179 (electronic bk.)
1608053172 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000055824831
DEBBG BV042794832
DEBBG BV044167262
DEBSZ 472759590
NZ1 14838271

Available items only