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Orthopedic Physical Assessment - Pageburst Digital Book (Retail Access Card) / Edition 5
     

Orthopedic Physical Assessment - Pageburst Digital Book (Retail Access Card) / Edition 5

by David J. Magee
 

ISBN-10: 1455734314

ISBN-13: 9781455734313

Pub. Date: 12/24/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

  • Thorough, evidence-based content provides the information and detail you need to select the best diagnostic tests.
  • Extensively updated information incorporates the latest research and most current practices.
  • Case Studies help you apply what you learn from the book to real life situations.
  • Tables and boxes throughout the text organize

Overview

  • Thorough, evidence-based content provides the information and detail you need to select the best diagnostic tests.
  • Extensively updated information incorporates the latest research and most current practices.
  • Case Studies help you apply what you learn from the book to real life situations.
  • Tables and boxes throughout the text organize and summarize important information and highlight key points.
  • Chapter Summaries review the assessment procedures for each chapter to help you find important information quickly.
  • Case Histories in each chapter demonstrate assessment skills to help you apply them in practice.

  • Reliability and validity of tests and techniques included throughout help you choose assessment methods supported by current evidence.
  • A new full-color design clearly demonstrates assessment methods, a variety of tests, and causes of pathology.
  • A Companion CD-ROM with all of the references from the text linked to MedLine abstracts reinforces concepts from the book.
  • Primary Care Assessment chapter includes the latest information on the constantly evolving state of physical therapy practice.
  • Includes the most current information on the assessment of the cervical spine, hip, posture, and foot and ankle to keep you up to date on current methods of practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455734313
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/24/2007
Pages:
1152
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. Principles and concepts

2. Head and face

3. Cervical spine

4. Temporomandibular joint

5. Shoulder

6. Elbow

7. Forearm, wrist, and hand

8. Thoracic (dorsal) spine

9. Lumbar spine

10. Pelvis

11. Hip

12. Knee

13. Lower leg, ankle, and foot

14. Assessment of gait

15. Assessment of posture

16. Assessment of the amputee

17. Primary Care Assessment

18. Emergency Sports Assessment

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