Evaluating musculoskeletal symptoms

Alan J. Hakim, Gavin P.R. Clunie and Inam Haq

in Oxford Handbook of Rheumatology

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199587186
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729874 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Evaluating musculoskeletal symptoms

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Introduction - Localization of pain and pain patterns - Changes in pain on examination - The assessment of pain in young children - Stiffness, swelling, and constitutional symptoms - Gait, arms, legs, spine—the GALS screen

Chapter.  2435 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Rheumatology

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