Physical Examination of the Spine and Extremities: Pearson New International Edition

Series
Pearson
Author
Stanley Hoppenfeld  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Total pages
288
Pub.-date
August 2013
ISBN13
9781292026626
ISBN
1292026626
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Description

This clear, concise manual fills the growing need for a text covering the process of physical examination of the spine and extremities. Serving students and clinicians as a functional guidebook, this text incorporates three important features: a tight consistent organization, an abundance of constructive illustrations, and an effective teaching method.

Features

  • Each chapter conforms to the clinical process of examination of the specific area, yet the format is flexible.
  • Contains over 600 illustrations designed specifically to add clarity and dimension to the written word.
    • Increases perspective for the student, showing them how to learn by imitation.

  • Basic principles of physical examination are applied to each area discussed.
    • This consistent format allows the level of the material presented to vary from group to group, while retaining a clear method of presentation.

Table of Contents

1. Physical Examination of the Shoulder.


2. Physical Examination of the Elbow.


3. Physical Examination of the Wrist and Hand.


4. Physical Examination of the Cervical Spine and Temporomandibular Joint.


5. Examination of Gait.


6. Physical Examination of the Hip and Pelvis.


7. Physical Examination of the Knee.


8. Physical Examination of the Foot and Ankle.


9. Physical Examination of the Lumbar Spine.


Bibliography.


Index.