Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function / Edition 2

Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function / Edition 2

by Jacquelin Perry, Judith M. Burnfield
     
 

ISBN-10: 1556427662

ISBN-13: 9781556427664

Pub. Date: 02/01/2010

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

Dr. Jacquelin Perry is joined by Dr. Judith Burnfield to present today's latest research findings on human gait. Gait Analysis, Second Edition has been updated and expanded to focus on current research, more sophisticated methods, and the latest equipment available to analyze gait. What is New: A new chapter covering running Synergy of motion between the two

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Dr. Jacquelin Perry is joined by Dr. Judith Burnfield to present today's latest research findings on human gait. Gait Analysis, Second Edition has been updated and expanded to focus on current research, more sophisticated methods, and the latest equipment available to analyze gait. What is New: A new chapter covering running Synergy of motion between the two limbs A new chapter covering pediatrics A new chapter covering stair negotiation New and updated clinical examples A section on power inside each chapter covering normal gait New methods and equipment to analyze gait This Second Edition to Gait Analysis offers a re-organization of the chapters and presentation of material in a more user-friendly, yet comprehensive format. Essential information is provided describing gait functions, and clinical examples to identify and interpret gait deviations. Learning is further reinforced with images and photographs. Features: Six sections cover the fundamentals, normal gait, pathological gait, clinical considerations, advanced locomotor functions, and gait analysis systems Clinical significance of the most common pathological gait patterns Over 470 illustrations and photographs, as well as 40 tables Patient examples to illustrate elements of normal and pathological gait Tens of thousands of orthopedic, orthotic and prosthetic, physical therapy, and other rehabilitation professionals have kept a copy of Gait Analysis by their side for over 18 years join the thousands more who will bring the Second Edition into their clinics, classrooms, and personal collections.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556427664
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/2010
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
551
Sales rank:
199,275
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Contributing Authors
Introduction

Section I Fundamentals
Chapter 1 Gait Cycle

Chapter 2 Phases of Gait

Chapter 3 Basic Functions

Section II Normal Gait
Chapter 4 Ankle-Foot Complex

Chapter 5 Knee

Chapter 6 Hip

Chapter 7 Head, Trunk, and Pelvis

Chapter 8 Arm

Chapter 9 Total Limb Function and Bilateral Synergistic Relationships

Section III Pathological Gait
Chapter 10 Pathological Mechanisms

Chapter 11 Ankle and Foot Gait Deviations

Chapter 12 Knee Gait Deviations

Chapter 13 Hip Gait Deviations

Chapter 14 Trunk and Pelvis Gait Deviations

Section IV Clinical Considerations
Chapter 15 Examples of Pathologic Gait

Chapter 16 Pediatric Gait Analysis
Henry G. Chambers, MD

Section V Advanced Locomotor Function
Chapter 17 Stair Negotiation

Chapter 18 Running
Marilyn M. Pink, PhD, PT

Section VI Quantified Gait Analysis
Chapter 19 Gait Analysis Systems

Chapter 20 Motion Analysis

Chapter 21 Muscle Control and Dynamic Electromyography

Chapter 22 Kinetics of Gait: Ground Reaction Forces, Vectors, Moments, Power, and Pressure

Chapter 23 Stride Analysis

Chapter 24 Energy Expenditure
Robert Waters, MD

Abbreviations and Acronyms
Glossary
Appendix A Normative Joint Motion

Index
 

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