Musculoskeletal Medicine is the most comprehensive musculoskeletal textbook ever published for students and the first of its kind. It provides fundamental knowledge and clinical background in musculoskeletal medicine, throughout medical school and beyond. Its effective student-directed learning format makes it an excellent resource for teaching or providing self-directed study for residents - bringing them up to speed as they begin their training. It encompasses the spectrum of musculoskeletal medicine through biology, anatomy, disorders, clinical evaluation and management. Extensive section with photos on how to perform the physical exam Explains how the musculoskeletal structure works and why problems occur Prepares sudents for Steps 1-3 of the USMLE Extensive glossary and key terms defined Great for classroom use and independent study Enhance your musculoskeletal curriculum with Musculoskeletal Medicine. An excellent resource your medical students and residents will refer to for many years. The American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Pediatrics have reviewed and approved this text.Bernstein, Joseph is the author of 'Musculoskeletal Medicine' with ISBN 9780892032945 and ISBN 0892032944.