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Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Physical Rehabilitation

Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Physical Rehabilitation - 02 edition

Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Physical Rehabilitation - 02 edition

ISBN13: 9780815163497

ISBN10: 0815163495

Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Physical Rehabilitation by Donald Neumann - ISBN 9780815163497
Edition: 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 2002
International: No
Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Physical Rehabilitation by Donald Neumann - ISBN 9780815163497

ISBN13: 9780815163497

ISBN10: 0815163495

Edition: 02

Other Editions of Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Physical Rehabilitation

Summary

The link between structure and function of the musculoskeletal system is clarified and explained in this complete guide to clinical kinesiology. Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System is the most comprehensive, research-based, reader-friendly text on kinesiology ever published. Beautifully and abundantly illustrated in two-color, this dynamic, accessible resource presents complex scientific information in an approach designed to draw the reader in and explore the fundamental principles of kinesiology of the trunk and extremities as well as in relation to joints, muscles, and biomechanics.

Author Bio

Neumann, Donald : Marquette University

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Essential Topics of Kinesiology p. 1
Getting Started p. 3
Basic Structure and Function of the Joints p. 25
Muscle: The Ultimate Force Generator in the Body p. 41
Biomechanical Principles p. 56
Upper Extremity p. 89
Shoulder Complex p. 91
Elbow and Forearm Complex p. 133
Wrist p. 172
Hand p. 194
Axial Skeleton p. 249
Axial Skeleton: Osteology and Arthrology p. 251
Axial Skeleton: Muscle and Joint Interactions p. 311
Kinesiology of Mastication and Ventilation p. 352
Lower Extremity p. 385
Hip p. 387
Knee p. 434
Ankle and Foot p. 477
Kinesiology of Walking p. 523
Index p. 577
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