Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention / Edition 1

Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention / Edition 1

by Mark Dutton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071410899

ISBN-13: 9780071410892

Pub. Date: 12/17/2003

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The most comprehensive text for the core orthopaedics course required in all physical therapy programs! Includes all of the necessary information to provide a high level of care to patients with any musculoskeletal dysfunction by integrating anatomy and biomechanics with treatment strategies. Features case studies, extensive illustrations, and guidelines from

Overview

The most comprehensive text for the core orthopaedics course required in all physical therapy programs! Includes all of the necessary information to provide a high level of care to patients with any musculoskeletal dysfunction by integrating anatomy and biomechanics with treatment strategies. Features case studies, extensive illustrations, and guidelines from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), which are integrated throughout.

Mark Dutton, PT is a physical therapist with Allegheny General Hospital, West Penn Health System (WPAHS). He is also an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071410892
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
12/17/2003
Edition description:
Book and Internet Resource Codes
Pages:
1459
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 11.06(h) x 2.44(d)

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Table of Contents

SECTION ONE: FUNDAMENTALS OF ORTHOPAEDICS

1. Musculoskeletal Tissue

2. The Nervous System

3. The Biomechanics of Movement

4. The Response of Biological Tissue to Stress

5. The Healing Process

6. Managing Impaired Muscle Performance

7. The Concept of Function

8. The Examination and Evaluation

9. Differential Diagnosis

10. Principles of Intervention

11. Manual Therapies

12. Neurodynamic Mobility

13. Gait

SECTION TWO: THE PERIPHERAL JOINTS

14. The Shoulder Complex

15. The Elbow

16. The Forearm, Wrist, and Hand

17. The Hip

18. The Knee Joint Complex

19. The Leg, Foot, and Ankle

SECTION THREE: THE SPINE, PELVIS, AND TMJ

20. The Intervertebral Disc

21. The Vertebral Artery

22. The Craniovertebral Junction

23. The Cervical Spine

24. The Temporomandibular Joint

25. The Lumbar Spine

26. The Thoracic Spine

27. The Sacroiliac Joint

SECTION FOUR: POST-SURGICAL REHABILITATION

28. Upper Extremity

29. Lower Extremity

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