Musculoskeletal Assessment: Joint Motion and Muscle Testing / Edition 3

Musculoskeletal Assessment: Joint Motion and Muscle Testing / Edition 3

by Hazel M. Clarkson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1609138163

ISBN-13: 9781609138165

Pub. Date: 02/17/2012

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Completely revised and updated, the Third Edition offers a student-friendly approach to muscle assessment, presenting the principles and methodology of assessing both joint range of motion (ROM)/goniometry and manual muscle strength for the head, neck, trunk, and extremities. Each chapter is devoted to a separate anatomical region and provides knowledge of

Overview

Completely revised and updated, the Third Edition offers a student-friendly approach to muscle assessment, presenting the principles and methodology of assessing both joint range of motion (ROM)/goniometry and manual muscle strength for the head, neck, trunk, and extremities. Each chapter is devoted to a separate anatomical region and provides knowledge of pertinent surface anatomy and deep anatomy. Excellent photography and illustrations enhance comprehension of techniques and serve as a self-learning tool.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609138165
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/17/2012
Edition description:
Third, North American Edition
Pages:
656
Sales rank:
203,109
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Section I Principles and Methods

                

                 1.    Principles and Methods

                 2.    Relating Treatment to Assessment

Section II Regional Evaluation Techniques

                

                 3.    Shoulder Complex

                 4.    Elbow and Forearm

                 5.    Wrist and Hand

                 6.    Hip

                 7.    Knee

                 8.    Ankle and Foot

                 9.    Head, Neck and Trunk

Section III Appendices

                

                 Appendix A:     Sample Numeric Recording Form: Range of Motion Assessment

                 Appendix B:     Sample Recording Form: Manual Muscle Strength Assessment

                 Appendix C:     Gait

                 Appendix D:     Summary of Patient Positioning for the Evaluation of Joint ROM, Muscle Length, and Muscle Strength

                 Appendix E:     Validity and Reliability of Selected Instruments Used to Measure Joint ROM

                 Index

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