Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 4 by Cynthia C. Norkin, D. Joyce White, Timothy Wayne Malone | | 9780803609723 | Other Format | Barnes & Noble
Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 3

Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 3

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by Cynthia Norkin, D. White
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803609728

ISBN-13: 9780803609723

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803609723
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.50(h) x 0.25(d)

Table of Contents

1: Introduction to Goniometry Basic Concepts Procedures Validity and Reliability
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.