9780683045765

Muscles : Testing and Function

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  • ISBN13:

    9780683045765

  • ISBN10:

    0683045768

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 4/1/1993
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Summary

New edition of a text for physical therapy students on manual muscle testing, and the evaluation and treatment of faulty or painful postural conditions. Incorporates H.O. Kendall's text entitled Posture and Pain. Previous edition 1983. DNLM: Muscles - physiology.

Table of Contents

Foreword vii
Preface ix
Acknowledgements xiii
Fundamental Principles
1(8)
Joint Motions
9(18)
Muscle Length Tests and Stretching Exercises
27(42)
Posture: Alignment and Muscle Balance
69(50)
Scoliosis
119(12)
Trunk Muscles, Strength Tests and Exercises
131(46)
Lower Extremity Strength Tests
177(58)
Upper Extremity and Shoulder Girdle Strength Tests
235(64)
Facial, Eye, and Neck Muscles; Muscles of Deglutition; and Respiratory Muscles
299(32)
Painful Conditions of the Upper Back, Neck, and Arm
331(16)
Painful Conditions of the Low Back and Lower Extremities
347(28)
Plexuses, and Spinal Nerve and Muscle Charts
375(36)
Glossary 411(10)
Bibliography 421(2)
Suggested Readings 423(4)
Index 427

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