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
     
 

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… See more details below

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

Ch. 1Principles and Methods2
Ch. 2Head, Neck, and Trunk34
Ch. 3Shoulder Complex98
Ch. 4Elbow and Forearm166
Ch. 5Wrist and Hand196
Ch. 6Hip266
Ch. 7Knee314
Ch. 8Ankle and Foot336
Ch. 9Relating Treatment to Assessment378
App. AOB "Myrin" Goniometry388
App. BSample Numerical Recording Form: Range of Motion Measurement401
App. CSample Recording Form: Manual Muscle Strength Assessment405
App. DGait411
Index415

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