Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 3by Cynthia Norkin
Pub. Date: 05/28/2003
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
This highly respected manual teaches students to perform goniometry properly as a clinical skill with exercises that reinforce good technique. Every testing procedure is detailed for ease of reference, with two-color added to enhance headings, charts, and tables. The 3rd Edition includes many new photographs, and has been updated to be consistent with the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice terminology.
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Table of Contents
2: Upper-Extremity Testing The Shoulder The Elbow and Forearm The Wrist The Hand
3: Lower-Extremity Testing The Hip The Knee The Ankle and Foot
4: Testing of the Spine and Temporomandibular Joint The Cervical Spine The Thoracic and Lumbar Spine The Temporomandibular Joint Appendices: Normative Range of Motion Values Joint Measurements by Body Position Goniometer Price Lists Numerical Recording Forms
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Anybody that needs to measure the motion of the joints in the body will want to read this book. I call it 'The Bible' when it comes to the standardization of measuring joint motion. In an age of evidence-based medicine and the need to objectively document improvement, this book is most welcome.