Health Reference Series: Arthritis Sourcebook

Editor: Jones,Keith
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $85.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $127.50
ISBN: 978-0-78-081350-2
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 34
Book Status: Available
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Arthritis Sourcebook, 4th Edition, provides information about the diagnosis, treatment, and management of degenerative, inflammatory, and other forms of arthritis. It describes the symptoms and treatments of related diseases that affect the joints, tendons, ligaments, bones, and muscles. Tips for reducing joint pain and inflammation and managing arthritis-related disability are also provided.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: Introduction to Arthritis
  • Chapter 1—Understanding Bones
  • Chapter 2—Overview of Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases
  • Chapter 3—Statistics on Arthritis in the United States
  • Chapter 4—Risk Factors for Arthritis
  • Section 4.1—Risk Factors Associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Section 4.2—Arthritis among Veterans
  • Section 4.3—Modifiable and Non-Modifiable Risk Factors for Arthritis
  • Chapter 5—Common Joints Affected by Arthritis
  • Section 5.1—Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Section 5.2—Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Section 5.3—Arthritis of the Hip
  • Section 5.4—Arthritis of the Knee
  • Section 5.5—Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Part II: Types of Arthritis, Related Rheumatic Diseases, and Other Associated Medical Conditions
  • Chapter 6—Osteoarthritis
  • Chapter 7—Spinal Stenosis
  • Chapter 8—Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Chapter 9—Arthritis and Comorbidities
  • Chapter 10—Childhood Arthritis
  • Section 10.1—Kids and Their Bones
  • Section 10.2—Growth Plate Injuries
  • Section 10.3—Juvenile Arthritis
  • Section 10.4—Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Chapter 11—Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Chapter 12—Behçet's Disease
  • Chapter 13—Bone Spurs, Bursitis, and Tendonitis
  • Section 13.1—Bone Spurs
  • Section 13.2—Bursitis and Tendonitis
  • Chapter 14—Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chapter 15—Fibromyalgia
  • Chapter 16—Gout
  • Chapter 17—Fibrous Dysplasia
  • Chapter 18—Infectious Forms of Arthritis
  • Section 18.1—Arthritis Associated with Lyme Disease
  • Section 18.2—Reactive Arthritis
  • Chapter 19—Lupus
  • Chapter 20—Dermatomyositis
  • Chapter 21—Osteoporosis
  • Section 21.1—Understanding Osteoporosis
  • Section 21.2—Osteoporosis and Arthritis Two Common but Different Conditions
  • Section 21.3—What People with RA Need to Know about Osteoporosis
  • Section 21.4—Osteoporosis in Men
  • Section 21.5—Alcoholism and Osteoporosis
  • Section 21.6—Oral Health and Bone Disease
  • Chapter 22—Osteopetrosis
  • Chapter 23—Paget's Disease of Bone
  • Chapter 24—Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Chapter 25—Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Chapter 26—Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Section 26.1—Psoriasis
  • Section 26.2—Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Chapter 27—Scleroderma
  • Chapter 28—Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Chapter 29—Other Related Arthritic Disorders
  • Section 29.1—Arthritis and Human Immunodeficiency Virus
  • Section 29.2—Osteoporosis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Section 29.3—Arthritis and Influenza
  • Section 29.4—Arthritis and Chikungunya
  • Part III: Medical and Surgical Treatments for Arthritis
  • Chapter 30—Your Arthritis Health Care Provider
  • Section 30.1—Choosing a Doctor
  • Section 30.2—Talking with Your Doctor
  • Chapter 31—Medical Treatments for Osteoarthritis
  • Section 31.1—Non-Surgical Management
  • Section 31.2—Corticosteroid Injection and Viscosupplementation
  • Chapter 32—Drug Therapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Chapter 33—Surgical Procedures Used to Treat Arthritis
  • Section 33.1—Joint Replacement Surgery Basics
  • Section 33.2—Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Chapter 34—Types of Joint Surgeries
  • Section 34.1—Hip Replacement
  • Section 34.2—Knee Replacement
  • Section 34.3—Rotator Cuff (Shoulder) Treatment
  • Chapter 35—Help Your Arthritis Treatment Work
  • Section 35.1—Arthritis Challenge - The Concept of Prevention
  • Section 35.2—Heat and Cold Therapies for Arthritis
  • Part IV: Arthritis Self-Management: Strategies to Reduce Pain and Inflammation
  • Chapter 36—Self-Management Programs for Arthritis
  • Chapter 37—How to Manage Pain through Exercise
  • Section 37.1—Physical Activity and Arthritis
  • Section 37.2—Health Benefits of Water-Based Exercise
  • Section 37.3—Active at Any Size
  • Section 37.4—Physical Activity Programs
  • Chapter 38—Healthy Eating and Arthritis
  • Chapter 39—Herbs, Dietary Supplements, and Arthritis
  • Section 39.1—Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Osteoarthritis: What You Need to Know
  • Section 39.2—Flaxseed and Flaxseed Oil
  • Section 39.3—Omega-3 Supplements: An Introduction
  • Section 39.4—Thunder God Vine
  • Section 39.5—Cat's Claw
  • Section 39.6—Ginger
  • Chapter 40—Complementary Health Approaches for Arthritis
  • Section 40.1—Chronic Pain and Complementary Health Approaches: What You Need to Know
  • Section 40.2—Osteoarthritis and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 40.3—Rheumatoid Arthritis and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 40.4—Yoga for Health
  • Section 40.5—Acupuncture: What You Need to Know
  • Section 40.6—Chiropractic: An Introduction
  • Part V: Living with Arthritis
  • Chapter 41—Depression and Arthritis
  • Section 41.1—Depression
  • Section 41.2—Anxiety and Depression among U.S. Adults with Arthritis
  • Chapter 42—Stress Management and Arthritis
  • Section 42.1—Managing Arthritis Stress
  • Section 42.2—Stress Management for Caregivers
  • Chapter 43—Managing Arthritis at Any Age
  • Chapter 44—Maintaining Independence
  • Section 44.1—There's No Place Like Home
  • Section 44.2—Avoiding Falls and Fractures
  • Section 44.3—Assistive Devices Can Make Life with Arthritis Easier
  • Section 44.4—Driving When You Have Arthritis
  • Chapter 45—Sexuality in Later Life
  • Chapter 46—Pregnancy-Related Health Concerns
  • Section 46.1—Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and Bone Health
  • Section 46.2—Rheumatic Disease Management in Pregnant Women
  • Chapter 47—Arthritis and the Work Place
  • Part VI: Additional Help and Information
  • Chapter 48—Glossary of Terms Related to Arthritis
  • Chapter 49—Directory of Organizations That Help People with Arthritis and Their Families