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Ankylosing Spondylitis

Diagnosis and Management, 1st Edition

Edited by Barend J. van Royen, Ben A. C. Dijkmans

CRC Press

384 pages | 160 B/W Illus.

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The first and only interdisciplinary guide dedicated to the subject, this reference leads readers through the pathogenic, genetic, clinical, and biomechanical aspects of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and addresses issues related to outcomes assessment, medical treatment, surgical complications, disease management, and genetics.


"…nicely laid out….a very concise textbook."

-Doody's Reviews

Table of Contents

Clinical Essentials. Biomechanical Considerations. Therapeutic Considerations. Surgery for Spinal Deformities in AS. Acute Spinal Syndromes/Injuries in AS. Joint Replacement in AS. Future Directions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Rheumatology
MEDICAL / Surgery / General