Description

Learn the best ways to accurately measure range of motion and muscle length with this thoroughly updated new edition. Logically organized and easy to follow, this practical text provides accurate and up-to-date information on norms for range of motion in all age groups, as well as the reliability and validity of each technique. The techniques detail measurement of both joint range of motion and muscle length testing of the spine and extremities using the goniometer, the inclinometer, and the tape measure. An effective combination of instructions, illustrations, and layout for each technique allows you to easily understand and follow the information provided. In addition, a new DVD demonstrates each measurement technique contained in the book!


Key Features:-

  • Each chapter uses the same format for each technique, allowing you to quickly and easily identify th
  • Hundreds of photos and illustrations clearly depict the various techniques and landmarks.
  • Evidence-based information throughout includes the latest data on ROM normative values and reliabili
  • Figures have easy-to-find dots that serve as anatomical markers, providing a fast visual reference f
  • Complete coverage of the tape measure, goniometer, and inclinometer prepare you to use any tool in t
  • The companion DVD contains video clips demonstrating over 100 measurement techniques.

More Details about Joint Range of Motion and Muscle Length Testing 2e (Paper Back)

General Information  
Author(s)Reese
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition2
ISBN9781416058847
Pages528
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010