Principles of Neuromusculoskeletal Treatment and Management

2nd Edition

A Handbook for Therapists with PAGEBURST Access

Key Features

  • Provides critical knowledge and theory that underpins clinical practice and decision-making
  • Guides the reader through the various options available for patient management drawing a solid evidence base
  • Emphasizes the importance of hands on skill, as well as communication and clinical reasoning skills
  • Templated structure throughout creates an accessible tool for use in teaching and practice
  • Revised drawings in 2-colour provide the reader with enhanced visual learning tools

Table of Contents

List of contributors
Foreword
Preface

1 Introduction
Nicola J Petty

2 Function and dysfunction of joint
Anne O’Connor, Karen McCreesh

3 Principles of joint treatment
Karen McCreesh, Anne O’Connor

4 Function and dysfunction of muscle
Laura Finucane

5 Principles of muscle treatment
Laura Finucane

6 Function and dysfunction of nerve
Kieran Barnard, Colette Ridehalgh

7 Principles of nerve treatment
Colette Ridehalgh, Kieran Barnard

8 Principles of managing pain
Chris Murphy

9 Principles of patient management
Ann Moore

Index

Details

No. of pages:
316
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702046063
Electronic ISBN:
9780702060526