Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing: Techniques of Manual Examination / Edition 6

Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing: Techniques of Manual Examination / Edition 6

by Helen J. Hislop
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721643051

ISBN-13: 9780721643052

Pub. Date: 08/01/1995

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

By far the most popular and widely used text for over 50 years, Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing is the original handbook of manual evaluation of muscular strength. In addition to offering tried and true methods for assessing and grading skeletal muscle function, this up-to-date classic provides a comprehensive section on muscle anatomy and innervation that

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By far the most popular and widely used text for over 50 years, Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing is the original handbook of manual evaluation of muscular strength. In addition to offering tried and true methods for assessing and grading skeletal muscle function, this up-to-date classic provides a comprehensive section on muscle anatomy and innervation that rounds out the testing chapters by linking muscle topography and function. Beautifully illustrated with more than 575 high-quality drawings, the 7th edition includes over 100 new drawings created specifically for this edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721643052
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/01/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
437
Product dimensions:
9.14(w) x 10.93(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Principles of Manual Muscle Testing1
Ch. 2Testing the Muscles of the Neck11
Ch. 3Testing the Muscles of the Trunk33
Ch. 4Testing the Muscles of the Upper Extremity57
Ch. 5Testing the Muscles of the Lower Extremity167
Ch. 6Testing in Infants and Children235
Ch. 7Assessment of Muscles Innervated by Cranial Nerves261
Ch. 8Upright Motor Control319
Ch. 9Ready Reference Anatomy327
Bibliography427
Cited References427
Index429

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