Orthopedic Manual Therapy: An Evidence-Based Approach / Edition 1

Orthopedic Manual Therapy: An Evidence-Based Approach / Edition 1

by Chad Cook
     
 

Orthopedic Manual Therapy is an evidence based textbook designed to provide examination, treatment and reassessment measures for orthopedic clinicians. The textbook examines current manual therapy approaches, literature associated with examination and treatment techniques involving manual therapy, and evidence regarding diagnostic accuracy of clinical specialSee more details below

Overview

Orthopedic Manual Therapy is an evidence based textbook designed to provide examination, treatment and reassessment measures for orthopedic clinicians. The textbook examines current manual therapy approaches, literature associated with examination and treatment techniques involving manual therapy, and evidence regarding diagnostic accuracy of clinical special tests. Each procedure is presented in a step-by-step method with a visual aide or photograph for ease of reproduction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131717664
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/22/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 11.08(h) x 1.42(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter One: Orthopedic Maual Therapy

  • The Science of Orthopedic Manual Therapy
  • Biomechanical Changes
  • Mescle Reflexogenic Changes
  • Neurophysiological Changes
  • Psychological Changes
  • Summary of Benefit from Manual Therapy

Chapter Two: Orthopedic Manual Therpay Assesment

    • Assesment Models
    • The Three Elements of Assesment
    • The Patient Response Model

    Chapter Three: Orthopedic Manual Therapy Clinical Examination

    • The Clinical Examination Process
    • Observation
    • The Subject/Patient history Examination
    • Post Examination Clinical Reasoning

    Chapter Four: Treatment and Re-examination

    • Treatment Philosophy
    • The Intention of Treatment
    • Manual Therapy Techniques
    • Fine Tuning the Techniques
    • The Purpose of Re-examination
    • Key Considerations for Orthopedic Manual Therapy

    Chapter Five: Medical Screening

    • The Medical Screen
    • Upper and Lower Quarter Screening
    • Contradictions to Orthopedic Manual Therapy

    Chapter Six: Manual Therapy of the Cervical Spine

    • Prevalence
    • Upper Cervical Spine Anatomy
    • Lower Cervical Spine Anatomy
    • Biomechanics of the Cervical Spine
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Techniques
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Seven: Manual Therapy of the Temporomandibular Joint

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Eight: Manual Therapy of the Thoracic Spine

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Nine: Manual Therapy of the Shoulder Complex

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Ten: Manual Therapy of the Elbow-Wrist-Hand

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Eleven: Manual Therapy of The Lumbar Spine

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Twelve Manual Therapy of the Sacroiliac Joint and Pelvis

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Thirteen: Manual therapy of the Hip

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Fourteen: Manual Therapy of the Knee

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes

    Chapter Fifteen: Manual Therapy of the Foot and Ankle

    • Prevalence
    • Anatomy
    • Biomechanics
    • Assesment and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Examination
    • Treatment Outcomes
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