Logically organized with comprehensive coverage, this newly revised third edition prepares you to choose the right orthopedic tests, accurately assess any patient, and arrive at a clear diagnosis. Trusted for both its depth of coverage and its accessible, accurate information, it features gamuts, clinical pearls, and cross-reference tables for quick and easy reference. Now in brilliant full color, with all new photos of every test, it's even more visually appealing, and illustrates common conditions and procedural tests more effectively than ever before. This edition offers a fresh look at testing for orthopedic conditions, with detailed text that explains the key moves of each test, its alternate names, and the appropriate reporting statement. Extensive cross-referencing ensures that you can easily find the right test for efficient and effective practice, and protocol charts guide you through the examination process step by step. The companion DVD features video footage of Dr. Evans performing each assessment test in the book, along with his expert commentary.

Key Features:-

  • Chapters are logically organized by region, and tests within each chapter are arranged alphabeticall
  • Each test begins with a brief discussion of basic anatomy, then moves into a description of the actu
  • Critical Thinking questions at the end of each chapter help you apply what you've learned to clinica
  • Orthopedic Gamuts provide summaries of key points in a concise list - numerous gamuts within each ch
  • Clinical Pearls share the author's knowledge gained through years of clinical experience, helping yo
  • Cross-reference tables offer at-a-glance guidance on which tests should be used to diagnose particul

More Details about Illustrated Orthopedic Physical Assessment 3e (HB)

General Information  
PublisherElsevier Science
BindingHard Back
Publish YearJanuary 2009