Musculoskeletal problems of children

Trista Kleppin, Teresa Cvengros, George G.A. Pujalte

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Abstract

Most family physicians see many musculoskeletal complaints in their office, but they should be aware that children have some conditions that are unique and may not be encountered in adults. This chapter will discuss generalized and regional musculoskeletal conditions, including fracture patterns, gait concerns, and overuse issues encountered among children and adolescents.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFamily Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationPrinciples and Practice
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages271-286
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9783319044149
ISBN (Print)9783319044132
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Kleppin, T., Cvengros, T., & Pujalte, G. G. A. (2016). Musculoskeletal problems of children. In Family Medicine: Principles and Practice (pp. 271-286). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-04414-9_20