Maitland's Vertebral Manipulation / Edition 6

Maitland's Vertebral Manipulation / Edition 6

by Geoff D. Maitland, Kay English, Kevin Banks, Elly Hengeveld
     
 

* Over 30,000 copies sold of fifth edition
• Completely updated and revised with new chapters on prognosis and new material to further explain the Maitland concept and Maitland method
• Redesigned with a new colour format
• Lavishly illustrated
• For the sixth edition Mr. Maitland is joined by three coauthors who worked very

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Overview

* Over 30,000 copies sold of fifth edition
• Completely updated and revised with new chapters on prognosis and new material to further explain the Maitland concept and Maitland method
• Redesigned with a new colour format
• Lavishly illustrated
• For the sixth edition Mr. Maitland is joined by three coauthors who worked very closely with him and have added their input to the updating and revision of this classic work
• Brought totally up to date, this long awaited and bestselling text will continue to remain an essential cornerstone for all physiotherapy students and practitioners

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750624473
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/16/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; The doctor's role in diagnosis and prescribing vertebral manipulation; Communication; Assessment; Prognosis; Examination; Principles of techniques; Selection of techniques; Application of techniques; Cervical spine; Thoracic spine; Lumbar spine; Sacroiliac region: sacroiliac joint, symphysis pubis; Sacrococcygeal and intercoccygeal regions; Examples of treatment; Physiotherapy for animals; Appendix 1: Movement diagram theory and compiling a movement diagram; Appendix 2: Clinical examples of movement diagrams; Appendix 3: Examination refinements and movement diagrams; Appendix 4: Clinical tips.

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