Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 4

Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 4

ISBN-10:
0803620667
ISBN-13:
9780803620667
Pub. Date:
06/26/2009
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company

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Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry / Edition 4

Rely on the 4th Edition of this popular manual to teach you how to perform the skills essential to identifying impairments and assessing rehabilitation status. For each measurable joint in the body, you’ll find a consistent, easy-to-follow format and exceptional photographs that depict stabilization during range of motion and alignment, making it easy for you to visualize the examination and technique for each joint motion and muscle length test.

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ISBN-13: 9780803620667
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Publication date: 06/26/2009
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 167,216
Product dimensions: 8.74(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents


I. Introduction Goniometry

1. Basic Concepts

2. Procedures

3. Validity and Reliability

II. Upper Extremity Testing

4. The Shoulder

5. The Elbow and Forearm

6. The Wrist

7. The Hand

III. Lower Extremity Testing

8. The Hip

9. The Knee

10. The Ankle and Foot

IV. Testing of the Spine and Temporomandibular Joint

11. The Cervical Spine

12. The Thoracic and Lumbar Spine

13. The Temporomandibular Joint

Appendices

A. Normative Range of Motion Values

B. Joint Measurements by Body Position

C. Numerical Recording Forms

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Anybody that needs to measure the motion of the joints in the body will want to read this book. I call it 'The Bible' when it comes to the standardization of measuring joint motion. In an age of evidence-based medicine and the need to objectively document improvement, this book is most welcome.