Key Features

  • Detailed methodology on how to locate structures, how to palpate them, how to test muscle actions and joint movements and how to detect derangements.
  • The inclusion of photographs of relevant bony structures and prosections of specific parts of the body to assist in identifying features in the living subject is a unique feature.
  • Problem-solving case studies employing knowledge of living anatomy.
  • DVD: various manoeuvres and tests used in demonstrating instability of structures.
  • Full colour throughout.

Table of Contents

1 Head and Neck

2. Back and Spine

3. Trunk and Groin

4. Shoulder and Arm

5. Elbow and Forearm

6. Wrist and Hand

7. Hip, Gluteal Region, and Thigh

8. Knee

9. Leg and Ankle

10. Foot

Answers to clinical problems



Churchill Livingstone
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About the authors

Craig Ranson

Presently submitting for PhD Physiotherapy co-ordinator for the England & Wales Cricket Board, previously physiotherapist for the Derbyshire Cricket Club.