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Getting to the Point

Synopsis
Illustrates by joint models and actual injections, one consultant rheumatologist’s method of intra-articular injections for soft tissue lesions. The technique of cortico-steroid injections in arthritic joints is demonstrated.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 18 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1980
Availability
Free loan to members
Uses
GPs. *BMA/BLAT
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
arthritis; corticosteroids; drug therapy; joints; rheumatoid arthritis

Credits

Director
Andrew Holmes
Producer
T Hicklin

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Neville Holmes & Associates

Phone
01753 886363
Address
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
SL9 7NN

Sponsor

Name

Merck Sharp & Dohme

Distributor

Name

BMA Film and Video Library

Web
http://bma.org.uk/about-the-bma/bma-library External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7383 6690
Fax
020 7388 2544
Address
BMA House
Tavistock Square
London
WC1H 9JP

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