Muscles Testing and Function with Posture and Pain

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 147842897X
Format: PDF, ePub
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Muscles, Testing and Function, with Posture and Pain. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Orthopedic Physical Assessment

Author: David J. Magee
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455709778
Format: PDF, Docs
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Newly updated, this full-color text offers a rich array of features to help you develop your musculoskeletal assessment skills. Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 6th Edition provides rationales for various aspects of assessment and covers every joint of the body, as well as specific topics including principles of assessment, gait, posture, the head and face, the amputee, primary care, and emergency sports assessment. Artwork and photos with detailed descriptions of assessments clearly demonstrate assessment methods, tests, and causes of pathology. The text also comes with an array of online learning tools, including video clips demonstrating assessment tests, assessment forms, and more. Thorough, evidence-based review of orthopedic physical assessment covers everything from basic science through clinical applications and special tests.2,400 illustrations include full-color clinical photographs and drawings as well as radiographs, depicting key concepts along with assessment techniques and special tests.The latest research and most current practices keep you up to date on accepted practices.Evidence-based reliability and validity tables for tests and techniques at the end of each chapter provide information on the diagnostic strength of each test and help you in selecting proven assessment tests.A Summary (Précis) of Assessment at the end of each chapter serves as a quick review of assessment steps for the structure or joint being assessed.Quick-reference data includes hundreds of at-a-glance summary boxes, red-flag and yellow-flag boxes, differential diagnosis tables, muscle and nerve tables, and classification, normal values, and grading tables.Case studies use real-world scenarios to help you develop assessment and diagnostic skills.Combined with other books in the Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation series - Pathology and Intervention, Scientific Foundations and Principles of Practice, and Athletic and Sport Issues - this book provides the clinician with the knowledge and background necessary to assess and treat musculoskeletal conditions. NEW! Online resources include video clips, assessment forms, text references with links to MEDLINE® abstracts, and more. NEW! Video clips demonstrate selected movements and the performance of tests used in musculoskeletal assessment.NEW! Text references linked to MEDLINE abstracts provide easy access to abstracts of journal articles for further review.NEW! Forms from the text with printable patient assessment forms can be downloaded for ease of use.NEW! Updated information in all chapters includes new photos, line drawings, boxes, and tables.NEW! Icons indicate the clinical and statistical significance of special tests on the Evolve companion website, supplemented by evidence-based reliability and validity tables for tests and techniques.

Handbook of Manual Muscle Testing

Author: Nancy C. Cutter
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Docs
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This manual gives you the quick reference you need to understand and apply the basics of muscle testing quickly and conveniently. Each two-page spread contains all you need to know to perform manual muscle testing. You'll find an illustration of the muscle accompanied by a concise overview of how to perform the test, the muscle's origin and insertion points, its root, cord and nerve innervation, its primary function/actions, its synergies and antagonists. Clinical pearls are also provided for each test. The simple, handbook format is most appealing for quick and easy access in the clinical setting or the lab. Use this manual as a supplement to existing textbooks or as an invaluable companion throughout your professional work.

Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Assessment Techniques

Author: M. Lynn Palmer
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781710077
Format: PDF, ePub
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Organized by region, this text provides the fundamentals of evaluation and examination techniques of the musculoskeletal system. Each region begins with step-by-step instructions for goniometry, manual muscle testing, muscle length, joint accessory motions and special orthopedic tests. Special discussions of posture and gait analysis are also included. New in this edition is a chapter on Assessment of Pain. The discussion on the Spine has been expanded to three chapters -- Cervical, Thoracolumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint. Compatibility: BlackBerry® OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile™ Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC

Muscles

Author: Florence Peterson Kendall
Publisher: Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780683045758
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Skeletal Muscle Structure Function and Plasticity

Author: Richard L. Lieber
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781730617
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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In its Second Edition, this text addresses basic and applied physiological properties of skeletal muscle in the context of the physiological effects from clinical treatment. Many concepts are expanded and recent studies on human muscle have been added. This new edition also includes more clinically relevant cases and stories. A two-page full color insert of muscle sections is provided to ensure integral understanding of the concepts presented in the text. Anyone interested in human movement analysis and the understanding of generation and control from the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular systems in implementing movement will find this a valuable resource.

The Little Black Book of Sports Medicine

Author: Thomas M. Howard
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763738655
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating sports medicine injuries and illness. The Little Black Book of Sports Medicine is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward, in the clinic, or on the playing field.