Orthopedic Physical Assessment / Edition 5

Orthopedic Physical Assessment / Edition 5

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by David J. Magee
     
 

Orthopedic Physical Assessment offers a straightforward, systematic approach to performing a neuromusculoskeletal assessment and explains the rationale behind various aspects of the assessment. Every joint of the body is covered, and separate chapters cover such specific topics as the principles of assessment, head and face, gait, posture, emergency care, and

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Orthopedic Physical Assessment offers a straightforward, systematic approach to performing a neuromusculoskeletal assessment and explains the rationale behind various aspects of the assessment. Every joint of the body is covered, and separate chapters cover such specific topics as the principles of assessment, head and face, gait, posture, emergency care, and preparticipation evaluation. Complete and comprehensive in its approach, this outstanding reference covers basic science, clinical applications, and special tests. It also offers unparalleled coverage of the extremities, clear explanations of positions and movements, and extensive use of tables and illustrations including many radiographs to highlight key points.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721605715
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/10/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1152
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.90(d)

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Table of Contents

1Principles and Concepts1
2Head and Face67
3Cervical Spine121
4Temporomandibular Joint183
5Shoulder207
6Elbow321
7Forearm, Wrist, and Hand355
8Thoracic (Dorsal) Spine425
9Lumbar Spine467
10Pelvis567
11Hip607
12Knee661
13Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot765
14Assessment of Gait847
15Assessment of Posture873
16Assessment of the Amputee905
17Emergency Sports Assessment927
18Preparticipation Evaluation961
Index989

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