Therapeutic Exercise

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-04-21
  • Publisher: F a Davis Co
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Thoroughly revised and updated throughout in a long wearing, hard cover binding, Kisner Colby 5th Edition offers the most up-to-date exercise guidelines for individualizing interventions for individuals with movement disorders. Now, with even more illustrations, it encompasses all of the principles of therapeutic exercise and manual therapy. This renowned manual remains the authoritative source for exercise instruction for the therapist and for patient self management.

Table of Contents

Therapeutic exercise : foundational conceptsp. 1
Prevention, health, and wellnessp. 37
Range of motionp. 43
Stretching for impaired mobilityp. 65
Peripheral joint mobilizationp. 109
Resistance exercise for impaired muscle performancep. 147
Principles of aerobic exercisep. 231
Exercise for impaired balancep. 251
Aquatic exercisep. 273
Soft tissue injury, repair, and managementp. 295
Joint, connective tissue, and bone disorders and managementp. 309
Surgical interventions and postoperative managementp. 329
Peripheral nerve disorders and managementp. 349
The spine and posture : structure, function, postural impairments, and management guidelinesp. 383
The spine : impairments, diagnoses, and management guidelinesp. 407
The spine : exercise interventionsp. 439
The shoulder and shoulder girdlep. 481
The elbow and forearm complexp. 557
The wrist and handp. 589
The hipp. 643
The kneep. 687
The ankle and footp. 759
Women's health : obstetrics and pelvic floorp. 797
Management of vascular disorders of the extremitiesp. 825
Management of pulmonary conditionsp. 851
Systematic musculoskeletal examination guidelinesp. 883
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