Key Features

  • Chapter-by-chapter, comprehensive review covers all of the content from the Know the Body textbook to ensure that you are prepared for exams and for practice.
  • Photos of joint movements provide a better understanding of movement and range of motion, as compared to simple drawings.
  • A wide range of fun, interesting review activities includes structure identification and labeling, coloring, matching, true/false, multiple choice, short answer, crossword puzzle, jumble, and mnemonic fill-in-the-blanks.
  • High-level exercises help in developing critical thinking abilities and understanding how to apply muscle, bone, and palpation knowledge in the treatment room.
  • Perforated pages make it easy to remove exercises from the workbook and hand in for grading.
  • Answers are included at the end of the workbook, to help you pinpoint strengths and identify areas that need further study.

Table of Contents

1. Basic Kinesiology Terminology

2. The Skeletal System

3. How Muscles Function

4. How to Palpate

5. Bony Palpation

6. Muscles of the Shoulder Girdle and Arm

7. Muscles of the Forearm and Hand

8. Muscles of the Spine and Rib Cage

9. Muscles of the Head

10. Muscles of the Pelvis and Thigh

11. Muscles of the Leg and Foot

Answer Key


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About the author

Joseph Muscolino

Affiliations and Expertise

Instructor, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY; Owner, The Art and Science of Kinesiology, Redding, CT