The second edition of this handy pocket-sized book presents a comprehensive collection of clinical tests for all the major musculoskeletal structures. The tests are divided into separate sections based on body region. Each chapter opens with a figure depicting range of motion and an algorithm that provides a rapid overview of symptoms, tests, imaging, and diagnosis. For each clinical test, the author provides step-by-step descriptions of the methodology, starting at the patient's initial position, and then describes the evaluation and possible diagnosis.

Key Features:-

  • Succinct description of initial tests, functional tests, stress tests, and stability tests
  • More than 550 instructive line drawings that demonstrate key concepts in a precise fashion
  • Coverage of posture deficiencies, thrombosis, and arterial ischemic disorders
  • Lists of recommended references for additional reading

More Details about Clinical Tests for the Musculoskeletal System 2nd Edition

General Information  
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Publish YearJanuary 2008