Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians / Edition 1

Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians / Edition 1

by Lynn Van Ost
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1556429975

ISBN-13: 9781556429972

Pub. Date: 02/01/2012

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

When all you need is a basic understanding of manual muscle testing, supplemented by concise and illustrative examples of the techniques, look to Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians for quick and "at your fingertips" facts. Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians by Lynn Van Ost is

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When all you need is a basic understanding of manual muscle testing, supplemented by concise and illustrative examples of the techniques, look to Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians for quick and "at your fingertips" facts. Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians by Lynn Van Ost is a succinct and descriptive quick reference that provides the rehabilitation professional with a very basic approach to various manual muscle techniques. Organized in a "head to toe" format, Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians takes user-friendly and efficient learning to a new level. What is in your "Cram Session":
• Photographs depicting each manual muscle testing technique
• Breakdown of each body region covered
• Sections include average range of motion, prime movers, accessory muscles, patient positioning, muscle grading for each movement and substitutions
• Over 200 photographs Cram Session in Manual Muscle Testing: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians is an informative, well-organized handbook for all students and clinicians in physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training, orthopedics or any allied health professional who treats musculoskeletal disorders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556429972
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/2012
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents


SECTION I: NECK/UPPER EXTREMITIES
Neck
Scapula
Shoulder
Elbow
Forearm
Wrist
Fingers II to V
Thumb

SECTION II: TRUNK/LOWER EXTREMITIES
Trunk
Hip
Knee
Ankle
Great Toe
Toes II to V

APPENDICES
Appendix A: Key to Manual Muscle Grading
Appendix B: General Procedure for Manual Muscle Testing
Appendix C: Commonly Used Terms in Manual Muscle Testing
Appendix D: Factors That May Cause Inaccurate Muscle Testing

Bibliography
Index

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