Neuromusculoskeletal Examination and Assessment: A Handbook for Therapists / Edition 4by Nicola J. Petty
Pub. Date: 03/31/2011
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Neuromusculoskeletal Examination and Assessment provides a straightforward and comprehensive approach to the examination and assessment of the neuromusculoskeletal system. The book aims to help therapists, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, in their examination skills and clinical reasoning skills when working with patients with neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction. In providing this guidance, the author draws on established and emerging concepts that have been developed by other authoritative therapists in the field.
Neuromusculoskeletal Examination and Assessment is the perfect companion to Principles of Neuromusculoskeletal Treatment and Management, written by the same author.
This edition has been thoroughly updated and revised and includes 224 new photographs.
Neuromusculoskeletal Examination and Assessment provides an invaluable guide to all those involved in the management of patients with neuromuscloskeletal dysfunction.
Table of Contents
|Glossary of terms||xiii|
|Chapter 2||Subjective examination||3|
|Chapter 3||Physical examination||37|
|Chapter 4||Examination of the temporomandibular region||125|
|Chapter 5||Examination of the upper cervical spine||143|
|Chapter 6||Examination of the cervicothoracic spine||165|
|Chapter 7||Examination of the thoracic spine||187|
|Chapter 8||Examination of the shoulder region||207|
|Chapter 9||Examination of the elbow region||233|
|Chapter 10||Examination of the wrist and hand||253|
|Chapter 11||Examination of the lumbar spine||283|
|Chapter 12||Examination of the pelvis||305|
|Chapter 13||Examination of the hip region||323|
|Chapter 14||Examination of the knee region||341|
|Chapter 15||Examination of the foot and ankle||369|
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