This sequence presents
the basic principles of bone and joint structure and function and to review many
of the disease entities related to this system and to the soft tissue as well.
General clinical approaches to diagnosis and treatment will be discussed as
This primer describes the basic elements of a
workplace program aimed at preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs).
Management commitment, worker participation, and training are addressed along
with procedures for identifying evaluating, and controlling risk factors for
Author(s): U.S Department
of Health and Human services
note explains the following topics: Anatomy of a Foot, Foot Facts, The Evolution
of Foot Problems, Ankle Sprain, Arthritis, Athlete's Foot, Burning Feet, Dry
Cracked Heels, Foot Ulcers, Haglund's Deformity, Hammertoes or Bone Spurs,
Heelspur or Plantar Fasciitis, Ingrown Nails or Fungus Nails, Metatarsal
Problems and Neuroma.