Mobilisation with Movement

1st Edition

The Art and the Science

Authors:

  • Bill Vicenzino
  • Wayne Hing
  • Darren Rivett
  • Toby Hall
  • Key Features

     a systematic review of the evidence for the technique’s efficacy
     a review of the current state of Mulligan’s 'positional fault hypothesis'
     a new model of the mechanisms by which Mobilisation with Movement works
     demonstrates the clinical application of Mobilisation with Movement through twelve cases by leading practitioners
     more advanced aspects of the clinical application are developed and critiqued, including guidelines on dosage and troubleshooting options
     the accompanying DVD demonstrates techniques from the text and features Brian Mulligan

    Table of Contents

    Foreword by Brian Mulligan vii
    Foreword by Professor G Jull ix
    Preface xi
    Authors xiii
    Contributors xiii
    Reviewers xiv
    Acknowledgments xv

    SECTION ONE MOBILISATION WITH MOVEMENT: IT’S APPLICA TION 1
    Chapter 1 Introduction 2
    Chapter 2 Mobilisation with Movement: the art and science of its application 9

    SECTION TW O EFFICACY 25
    Chapter 3 A systematic review of the efficacy of MWM 26

    SECTION THREE MECHANISMS AND EFFECTS 65
    Chapter 4 Mulligan’s positional fault hypothesis: definitions, physiology and the evidence 66
    Chapter 5 A new proposed model of the mechanisms of action of Mobilisation with Movement 75
    Chapter 6 Pain and sensory system impairments that may be amenable to Mobilisation with Movement 86
    Chapter 7 Motor and sensorimotor deficits and likely impact of Mobilisation with Movement 93

    SECTION FOUR CASE STUDIES 101
    Preface to case studies 102
    Chapter 8 A headache that’s more than just a pain in the neck 103
    Chapter 9 A diagnostic dilemma of dizziness 114
    Chapter 10 Temporomandibular joint dysfunction: an open and shut case 123
    Chapter 11 Golfer’s back: resolution of chronic thoracic spine pain 134
    Chapter 12 Mobilisation with Movement in the management of swimmer’s shoulder 143
    Chapter 13 A recalcitrant case of aircraft engineer’s elbow 152
    Chapter 14 A chronic case of thumb pain and disability with MRI identified positional fault 164
    Chapter 15 A chronic case of fear avoidant low back pain 169
    Chapter 16 Restoration of trunk extension 23 years after iatrogenic injury 179
    Chapter 17 Hockey hip, a case of chronic dysfunction 192
    Chapter 18 Thigh pain: a diagnostic dilemma 199
    Chapter 19 Two single case studies of lateral ankle sprain in young athletes 208

    SECTION FIVE TR OUBLESHOOTING 219
    Chapter 20 Technique troubleshooting 220
    Picture credits 223
    Index 224

    Details

    No. of pages:
    560
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone Australia
    Print ISBN:
    9780729538954
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780729578950

    About the authors

    Bill Vicenzino

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Chair in Sports Physiotherapy, University of Queensland: School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Physiotherapy, QLD, Australia

    Wayne Hing

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor in Physiotherapy and Head of Program, Bond University, QLD, Australia

    Darren Rivett

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Physiotherapy and Head of the School of Health Sciences, The University of Newcastle, Australia; Board Director, Australian Physiotherapy Association

    Toby Hall

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Physiotherapy and Curtin Health Innovation Research, Curtin University,Perth, WA, Australia. Snr Teaching Fellow, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia Fellow of the Australian College of Physiotherapists