Musculoskeletal Assessment: Joint Range of Motion and Manual Muscle Strength / Edition 1

Musculoskeletal Assessment: Joint Range of Motion and Manual Muscle Strength / Edition 1

by Hazel M. Clarkson, Gail B. Gilewich
     
 

ISBN-10: 068301711X

ISBN-13: 9780683017113

Pub. Date: 01/28/1989

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Completely revised and updated, this edition presents 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

Overview

Completely revised and updated, this edition presents 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. New to this edition: New vertical format; second-color added to line art; 200 new photographs; detailed coverage of ROM and muscle length assessment and measurement for each body region; comprehensive coverage of end feels for each joint motion; and chapter relating assessment methods to treatment techniques and activities of daily living. A useful resource for assessment and treatment!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683017113
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/1989
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
366

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements


1.   Principles and Methods

2.   Head, Neck, and Trunk

3.   Shoulder Complex

4.   Elbow and Forearm

5.   Wrist and Hand

6.   Hip

7.   Knee

8.   Ankle and Foot

9.   Relating Treatment to Assessment


Appendix A:   OB "Myrin" Goniometry
Appendix B:   Sample Numerical Recording Form: Range of Motion Measurement
Appendic C:   Sample Recording Form: Manual Muscle Strength Assessment
Appendix D:   Gait

Index

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