Description

Extensively illustrated and evidence based, Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Extremities, Cervical and Thoracic Spines helps you effectively diagnose and manage musculoskeletal pain. It discusses diagnostic categories and their associated muscle and movement imbalances, and makes recommendations for treatment. Also covered is the examination itself, plus exercise principles, specific corrective exercises, and the modification of functional activities. Case studies provide examples of clinical reasoning, and a companion Evolve website includes video clips of tests and procedures. Written and edited by the leading experts on muscle and movement, Shirley Sahrmann and associates, this book is a companion to the popular Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes.


Key Features:-

  • An organized and structured method helps you make sound decisions in analyzing the mechanical cause
  • Detailed, yet clear explanations of examination, exercise principles, specific corrective exercises,
  • Case studies illustrate the clinical reasoning used in managing musculoskeletal pain.
  • Over 360 full-color illustrations?-- plus tables and summary boxes?-- highlight essential concepts a
  • A companion Evolve website includes video clips demonstrating the tests and procedures and printable
  • Evidence-based research supports the procedures covered in the text.

More Details about Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Extremities Cervical and Thoracic Spines (HB)

General Information  
Author(s)Sahrmann
PublisherElsevier Science
ISBN9780323053426
Pages568
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011