Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 2

Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 2

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by Cynthia C. Norkin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803665792

ISBN-13: 9780803665798

Pub. Date: 01/01/1995

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Goniometry is a basic tool for the rehabilitation specialist, vital to assessing deficits, planning treatment programs, and evaluating progress. Use this instant classic to learn how to make valid, reliable measurements and understand their clinical importance.  See more details below

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Goniometry is a basic tool for the rehabilitation specialist, vital to assessing deficits, planning treatment programs, and evaluating progress. Use this instant classic to learn how to make valid, reliable measurements and understand their clinical importance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803665798
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
241
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 10.92(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IIntroduction to Goniometry1
Ch. 1Basic Concepts3
Ch. 2Procedures17
Ch. 3Validity and Reliability39
Pt. IIUpper-Extremity Testing55
Ch. 4The Shoulder57
Ch. 5The Elbow and Forearm91
Ch. 6The Wrist111
Ch. 7The Hand137
Pt. IIILower-Extremity Testing181
Ch. 8The Hip183
Ch. 9The Knee221
Ch. 10The Ankle and Foot241
Pt. IVTesting of the Spine and Temporomandibular Joint293
Ch. 11The Cervical Spine295
Ch. 12The Thoracic and Lumbar Spine331
Ch. 13The Temporomandibular Joint365
App. ANormative Range of Motion Values375
App. BJoint Measurements by Body Position381
App. CGoniometer Price Lists383
App. DNumerical Recording Forms387
Index393

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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.