Functional Anatomy of the Spine


  • Jean Oliver, MCSP, SRP, Founder, Back Care Service; Director, Back Care Education Programme, Cambridge, UK
  • Alison Middleditch, MCSP, Senior Physiotherapist, Queen Mary's University Hospital, Roehampton, UK

Thoroughly referenced and extensively illustrated with over 200 specially prepared and original diagrams of the highest quality, Functional Anatomy of the Spine will be invaluable to student and practitioner physiotherapists, chiropractors and osteopaths, and indeed to all those who regularly treat spinal dysfunction.

Jean Oliver, MCSP, runs a back care service and back education programme in Cambridge, UK. She has wide experience in the field of spinal mobilization and prophylaxis having worked also as an Occupational Health Physiotherapist and as Superintendent Physiotherapist at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London, UK.

Alison Middleditch, MCSP, is a senior physiotherapist at Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton, London, UK.

Both authors are post registration tutors on physiotherapy courses.
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Book information

  • Published: September 1991
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-0052-1

Table of Contents

Structure of the vertebral column; Sacroiliac joints; Embryology; Posture