Kinetic Control

The Management of Uncontrolled Movement


  • Mark Comerford, B.Phty, MCSP, MAPA, Director, Movement Performance Solutions
  • Sarah Mottram, MSC, MMACP, Director, Movement Performance Solutions

      This text is designed as a clinical reference to develop knowledge of the examination, diagnosis and classification of uncontrolled movement (motor control dysfunction) and the management of movement dysfunction.

      It will help the therapist:

      • Develop clinical skills in the assessment and retraining of movement control
      • To use movement control tests to identify uncontrolled movement
      • To classify uncontrolled movement into diagnostic subgroups
      • Access a large range of motor control and movement retraining strategies
      • Develop an assessment framework that will provide a diagnosis of dysfunction, pain sensitive tissues and pain mechanisms
      • Use a clinical reasoning framework to prioritise clinical decision making

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      Book information

      • Published: July 2012
      • ISBN: 978-0-7295-4167-1

      Table of Contents

      SECTION 1

      • Chapter 1 - Uncontrolled Movement
      • Chapter 2 - Muscle Function and Physiology
      • Chapter 3 - Assessment and Classification of Uncontrolled Movement
      • Chapter 4 - Retraining Strategies for the Site and Direction of Uncontrolled Movement

       SECTION 2

      • Chapter 5 - Lumbo-Pelvic Region
      • Chapter 6 - Cervical Spine
      • Chapter 7 - Thoracic Spine
      • Chapter 8 - The Shoulder
      • Chapter 9 - The Hip