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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Joints -- Hypermobility,
  • Joint instability

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementPeter Beighton, Rodney Grahame, Howard Bird ; foreword by Eric Bywaters.
ContributionsGrahame, Rodney, 1932-, Bird, H. A. 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC933 .B37 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 178 p. :
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3158714M
ISBN 100387121137
LC Control Number83000347

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The joint hypermobility syndrome is a condition in which the joints easily move beyond the normal range expected for a particular joint. The condition tends to run in families. Symptoms of hypermobility syndrome include joint pain. People with hypermobility syndrome are more susceptible to injury, including dislocations and sprains. Anti-inflammatory drugs can help with .   Recently David has received questions from several students about how to practice yoga when you are hypermobile. Here are a couple examples: Till Torkler says: “I started yoga more for mental benefits than physical, but soon realised why I was never really good in sports.I am simply too weak to balance out my f****g flexible joints. From the reviews of the first edition: "This little book deals with a somewhat neglected subject and will prove useful in a number of ways." British Journal of Plastic Surgery #1 "This is a delightful book full of stimulating ideas, by three authors who have pooled their thoughts and the results of their studies.". Hypermobility of Joints 4th Edition provides illustrative case histories, a review of hypermobility in the performing arts and sports and an outline of heritable hypermobility syndromes. This book is a valuable reference tool for a wide number of specialties, although it will particularly be of interest to rheumatologists, orthopedic surgeons.

Hypermobility joint syndrome (HJS) means your joints are “looser” than normal. It’s typically referred to as being double jointed. It is a common joint or muscle problem in children and.   The signs and symptoms of hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome vary but may include. Joint hypermobility affecting both large (elbows, knees) and small (fingers, toes) joints; Frequent joint dislocations and subluxations (partial dislocation), often affecting the shoulder, kneecap, and/or temporomandibular joint (joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull). What are Hypermobility Syndromes: Benign Hypermobility Syndrome affects perhaps 5% of the population, and is diagnosed when joint hypermobility is present a simple joint flexibility score called the Beighton Score, is equal to or greater than 5. (see below). In order for the joints to be overly “stretchy,” the ligaments and muscle tendons which stabilize those joints must also be. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .