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Orthopedic Physical Assessment

Newly updated, this full-color resource offers a systematic approach to performing a neuromusculoskeletal assessment with rationales for various aspects of the assessment. This comprehensive text covers every joint of the body, head and face, gait, posture, emergency care, the principles of assessment, and preparticipation evaluation. The latest edition of this core text is the essential cornerstone in the new four-volume musculoskeletal rehabilitation series.

Hardbound, 1152 Pages

Published: December 2007

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-0571-5


  • 1. Principles and concepts

    2. Head and face

    3. Cervical spine

    4. Temporomandibular joint

    5. Shoulder

    6. Elbow

    7. Forearm, wrist, and hand

    8. Thoracic (dorsal) spine

    9. Lumbar spine

    10. Pelvis

    11. Hip

    12. Knee

    13. Lower leg, ankle, and foot

    14. Assessment of gait

    15. Assessment of posture

    16. Assessment of the amputee

    17. Primary Care Assessment

    18. Emergency Sports Assessment


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