Clinical Kinesiology for Physical Therapist Assistants / Edition 3

Clinical Kinesiology for Physical Therapist Assistants / Edition 3

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by Lynn S. Lippert, Lynn S. Lippert
     
 

ISBN-10: 080360453X

ISBN-13: 9780803604537

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

In this book, the emphasis is on basic kinesiology. In describing joint motion and muscle action, the author focuses on describing the commonly agreed-on prime movers, using the terminology most widely accepted within the discipline of physical therapy. Many textbooks exist that describe in greater detail various motions and muscles, in both normal and pathological

Overview

In this book, the emphasis is on basic kinesiology. In describing joint motion and muscle action, the author focuses on describing the commonly agreed-on prime movers, using the terminology most widely accepted within the discipline of physical therapy. Many textbooks exist that describe in greater detail various motions and muscles, in both normal and pathological conditions. For more in-depth analysis, the student should consult these books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803604537
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
330
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

1. Basic Information
2. Skeletal System
3. Articular System
4. Muscular System
5. Nervous System
6. Basic Biomechanics
7. Shoulder Girdle
8. Shoulder Joint
9. Elbow
10. Wrist
11. Hand
12. Temporomandibular Joint
13. Neck and Trunk
14. Respiration
15. Pelvic Girdle
16. Hip
17. Knee
18. Ankle Joint and Foot
19. Posture
20. Normal Gait
21. Arthrokinematics
Bibliography
Answers to Review Questions
Index

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Clinical Kinesiology for Physical Therapist Assistants 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book appears to be great at first but once you start in on it you will realize it isn't. There are multiple errors in various sections which makes learning the material extremely difficult. This book was a waste of my money.