Combined Movement Theory

1st Edition

Rational Mobilization and Manipulation of the Vertebral Column

Author:

  • Chris McCarthy
  • Key Features

  • DVD with over 60 video clips of tests and techniques
  • Chapter on premanipulative – premobilisation screening and Cervical Artery Dysfunction
  • Chapter on Upper Cervical Instability and assessment
  • Update on the biomechanics of each region of the spine
  • Multiple choice tests
  • Integration of mobilisation, manipulation and muscle energy techniques
  • Table of Contents

    Contributors
    Dedication
    Preface
    Acknowledgements

    SECTION 1 COMBINED MOVEMENT THEORY
    1 Introduction to Combined Movement Theory
    Chris McCarthy

    2 Theoretical Basis of Combined Movement Theory
    Chris McCarthy and Louise Potter

    3 The Theory of Clinical Reasoning In Combined Movement Theory
    Roger Kerry

    4 The Principles of Combined Movement Assessment
    Chris McCarthy

    5 Neurological Assessment
    Chris McCarthy

    6 Haemodynamics
    Roger Kerry, Alan J Taylor

    7 Principles and Progression of Combined Movements 
    Chris McCarthy

    SECTION 2 PRACTICAL COMBINED MOVEMENT
    8 Upper Cervical Spine
    Gail Forrester and Chris McCarthy

    9 Mid and Lower Cervical spine
    Ioannis Paneris and Chris McCarthy

    10 Thoracic Spine
    Ioannis Paneris and Chris McCarthy

    11 Lumbo-Sacral Spine
    Ioannis Paneris and Chris McCarthy

    12 Sacroiliac Joint
    Ioannis Paneris and Chris McCarthy

    13 Home Treatment Programmes
    Chris McCarthy

    Details

    No. of pages:
    226
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443068577
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702050664