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    edited by Mehmet Tuncay Duruoz.
    Summary: Accurate assessment of hand function is critical to any treatment regimen of the hand compromised patient. Hand Function is a practical, clinical book which provides the knowledge needed to distinguish the different dimensions of hand function, particularly impairment, disability and handicap. Beginning with an overview of basic principles and examination, subsequent chaptersevaluate the hand function inspecific afflicted populations, including the rheumatoid patient, the stroke patient, the trauma patient, the geriatric patient and the pediatric patient, as well as special populations such asdiabetes mellitus patients and musicians. An appendix containing hand function scales essential to theassessment ofdisability is also included. Rheumatologists, physiatrists, hand surgeons, orthopedists, occupational therapistsand physical therapists will all find Hand Function a useful and valuable addition to their clinical references.

    Part I: Basic Principles of Hand Function
    Functional Anatomy and Biomechanics of the Hand
    Physical Examination of the Hand
    Assessment of Hand Functions
    Part II: Hand Function Assessment in Clinical Practice
    Hand Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Hand Function in Osteoarthritis
    Hand Function in Scleroderma
    Functional Assessment in Hands with Flexor and Extensor Tendon Injuries
    Hand Function in Stroke
    Hand Function in Tetraplegia
    Hand Function in Parkinson's Disease
    Hand Function in Children with Congenital Disorders
    Hand Function in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
    Hand Function in Geriatric Conditions
    Hand Function in Common Hand Problems
    Hand Function in Metabolic Disorders: Haemodialysis, Diabetes Mellitus, Gout
    Part III: Hand Function and Imaging Outcomes
    Hand Function and Imaging Outcomes
    Digital Access Springer 2014