Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention: A Pocket Handbook / Edition 1

Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention: A Pocket Handbook / Edition 1

by Mark Dutton
     
 

Written for physical therapists and physical therapy students, this pocket-size book gives the basics on orthopedic care, including step- by-step instructions on the examination of each joint and region with decision-making algorithms, summaries of functional anatomy and biomechanics as well as the musculoskeletal and nervous systems, and guides for system review and… See more details below

Overview

Written for physical therapists and physical therapy students, this pocket-size book gives the basics on orthopedic care, including step- by-step instructions on the examination of each joint and region with decision-making algorithms, summaries of functional anatomy and biomechanics as well as the musculoskeletal and nervous systems, and guides for system review and differential diagnosis for clinicians. Chapter topics include the examination and evaluation and an appendix includes an explanation of terminology. Procedures are illustrated through line drawings and photographs. It is packaged with the parent text, also by Dr. Dutton, under ISBN 0071463852. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071447867
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/28/2005
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

1Functional anatomy and biomechanics of the musculoskeletal system1
2The nervous system20
3The examination52
4Systems review124
5The evaluation133
6The intervention139
7The shoulder complex151
8The elbow and forearm201
9The wrist and hand236
10The hip joint289
11The knee joint complex334
12The ankle and foot368
13The craniovertebral junction409
14The cervical spine426
15The thoracic spine and rib cage459
16The lumbar spine479
17The sacroiliac joint505

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