Physical Therapy of the Shoulder

Physical Therapy of the Shoulder

by Robert A. Donatelli (Editor)

Hardcover(2nd ed)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780443087318
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 01/04/1991
Series: Clinics in Physical Therapy Series
Edition description: 2nd ed
Pages: 391
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Section 1Mechanics of Movement and Evaluation1
Chapter 1The Guide to Practice3
Chapter 2Functional Anatomy and Mechanics11
Chapter 3Throwing Injuries29
Chapter 4Differential Soft Tissue Diagnosis89
Section 2Neurologic Considerations131
Chapter 5Interrelationship of the Spine, Rib Cage, and Shoulder133
Chapter 6Neural Tissue Evaluation and Treatment187
Chapter 7Neurovascular Consequences of Cumulative Trauma Disorders Affecting the Thoracic Outlet: A Patient-Centered Treatment Approach205
Chapter 8Evaluation and Treatment of Brachial Plexus Lesions239
Chapter 9The Shoulder in Hemiplegia263
Section 3Special Considerations289
Chapter 10Impingement Syndrome and Impingement-Related Instability291
Chapter 11Frozen Shoulder319
Chapter 12Etiology and Evaluation of Rotator Cuff Pathologic Conditions and Rehabilitation337
Chapter 13Visceral Referred Pain to the Shoulder359
Section 4Treatment Approaches403
Chapter 14Manual Therapy Techniques405
Chapter 15Muscle Length Testing and Electromyographic Data for Manual Strength Testing and Exercises for the Shoulder435
Chapter 16Myofascial Treatment465
Section 5Surgical Considerations481
Chapter 17Shoulder Instability483
Chapter 18Rotator Cuff Repairs505
Chapter 19Shoulder Girdle Fractures517
Chapter 20Total Shoulder Replacements529

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