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Mechanical Low Back Pain: Perspectives in Functional Anatomy / Edition 2
     

Mechanical Low Back Pain: Perspectives in Functional Anatomy / Edition 2

by James A. Porterfield, Margaret Biblis, Carl DeRosa
 

ISBN-10: 0721668372

ISBN-13: 9780721668376

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The 2nd Edition of this unique book examines the functional anatomy of the lower back. From this perspective, it develops a system for evaluating the origins of mechanical low back pain, and recommends steps for developing safe, active rehabilitation programs. Beautifully illustrated and easy-to-use, the text cohesively integrates kinesiology, biomechanics, and

Overview

The 2nd Edition of this unique book examines the functional anatomy of the lower back. From this perspective, it develops a system for evaluating the origins of mechanical low back pain, and recommends steps for developing safe, active rehabilitation programs. Beautifully illustrated and easy-to-use, the text cohesively integrates kinesiology, biomechanics, and anatomy with pain therapy. This edition includes more clinical applications, an algorithm of care for managing low back pain, specific methods to train abdominal and trunk extensor mechanisms, and a new section on teaching the patient self-management strategies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721668376
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Principles of Mechanical Low Back Disorders. Neuromechanical Basis of Lumbopelvic Function and Dysfunction. Lumbopelvic Musculature: Structural and Functional Considerations. Articulations of the Lumbopelvic Region. Treatment of Lumbopelvic Disorders.

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