Three additional chapters new to this edition: Assessment of Posture; The Cervical Spine; and General Medical Conditions
Distinctive boxes for each type of test added, including boxes for resisted range of motion and manual muscle tests, clinical tests, and special tests
Evaluation maps guide students through the evaluation ...show moreprocess
Goniometry boxes explain how to take correct measurements and include photographs demonstrating the procedures
New boxes accompany common injuries and highlight common clinical findings
All boxes include photos and illustrations to aid students in visualizing techniques and findings
Two new highly illustrated appendices: Assessment of Muscle Length and Functional Testing
Text conforms to or exceeds the new Athletic Training Educational Competencies
Each chapter starts with a review of the bony areas, clinical anatomy, and biomechanics of that part of the body and ends with a discussion of emergency or initial management of specific injuries
...show lessEdition/Copyright: 2ND 02 Cover: Hardback Publisher: F. A. Davis Co. Published: 01/28/2001 International: No
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Starkey, Chad :
Chad Starkey, PhD, ATC, Associate Professor; Athletic Training Program Director, Northeastern University, Bouvé College of Health Professions, Boston, Massachusetts; Chair, NATA Education Council.
Ryan, Jeffrey L. :
Jeffrey L. Ryan, PT, ATC, Clinical Director of Sports Medicine, Hahnemann Sports Medicine Center, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
"This is by far the most comprehensive and user-friendly text for both professor and student! I am continuing to use it in my Athletic Training Program, and beginning next year, I will institute it into my PT courses in Ortho I & II."
-- Vincent J. Hudson, MS, PT, ATC, MBA, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
F.A. Davis Company Web Site, July, 2001
View Table of Contents
1. The Injury Evaluation Process 2. Injury Nomenclature 3. Assessment of Posture 4. The Foot and Toes 5. The Ankle and Lower Leg 6. The Knee 7. The Patellofemoral Articulation 8. The Pelvis and Thigh 9. Evaluation of Gait 10. The Lumbar and Thoracic Spine 11. The Cervical Spine 12. The Thorax and Abdomen 13. The Shoulder and Upper Arm 14. The Elbow and Forearm 15. The Wrist, Hand, and Fingers 16. The Eye 17. The Face and Related Structures 18. Head and Neck Injuries 19. Environmental Injury 20. Cardiopulmonary Conditions 21. General Medical Conditions
Appendices: Reflex Testing / Assessment of Muscle Length / Functional Testing Glossary Index
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