Netter's Orthopaedic Clinical Examination

An Evidence-Based Approach

By

  • Joshua Cleland, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT , Professor, Physical Therapy, Franklin Pierce University, Manchester, NH, USA
  • Shane Koppenhaver, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, Director of Research & Associate Professor, US Army, Baylor University Doctoral Physical Therapy Program
  • Joshua Cleland, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT , Professor, Physical Therapy, Franklin Pierce University, Manchester, NH, USA
  • Shane Koppenhaver, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, Director of Research & Associate Professor, US Army, Baylor University Doctoral Physical Therapy Program
  • Jonathan Su, PT, DPT, SCS, LMT, CSCS, Brigade Physical Therapist, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division

Netter’s Orthopaedic Clinical Examination: An Evidence-Based Approach, by Joshua Cleland and Shane Koppenhaver, helps you apply best practices to get the most clinically significant information from each physical examination. Classic Netter artwork and anatomy/biomechanics tables provide a handy anatomy and pathophysiology overview, while an evidence-based approach helps you focus on the examination techniques, tests, and measures that have been proven to yield the most meaningful diagnostic findings.
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Audience

  • Primary markets are students in Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Chiropractic, Orthopedic PA programs; professionals in PT, AT, Chiropractors, and PAs in Orthopedics and PM&R.

 

Book information

  • Published: June 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1384-8


Table of Contents

  1. The Reliability and Diagnostic Utility of the Orthopaedic Clinical Examination
  2. Temporomandibular Joint
  3. Cervical Spine
  4. Thoracolumbar Spine
  5. Sacroiliac Region
  6. Hip and Pelvis
  7. Knee
  8. Foot and Ankle
  9. Shoulder
  10. Elbow and Forearm
  11. Wrist and Hand