Here is all of the guidance you need to identify impairments successfully and assess rehabilitation status effectively.
Thoroughly updated and revised to reflect today’s most current and complete research, the 5th Edition of this classic book retains the unique features that have set this manual apart as the reference of choice.
For each measurable joint in the body, you’ll find a consistent, easy-to-follow format and exceptional photographs that depict range of motion and alignment, making it easy for you to visualize the examination and technique for each joint motion and muscle length test.
See what students are saying online about the previous edition…
“This book is a great guide to goniometry. I especially love the Appendix that has all the normal values. It’s a must have for anyone starting out in physical therapy.”
Measurements made easy
“This book is helpful because there are actual photographs that show you how to measure various ROM’s. No confusing drawings. just pictures. So helpful. They also do a great job of summarizing the most important tips for each joint (i.e. normal ROM’s, where to place the goni, etc.)”
Contents: فهرست فصول
I. Introduction to Goniometry1. Basic Concepts2. Procedures3. Validity and ReliabilityII. Upper Extremity Testing4. The Shoulder5. The Elbow and Forearm6. The Wrist7. The HandIII. Lower Extremity Testing8. The Hip9. The Knee10. The Ankle and FootIV. Testing of the Spine and Temporomandibular Joint11. The Cervical Spine12. The Thoracic and Lumbar Spine13. The Temporomandibular JointAppendicesA. Normative Range of Motion ValuesB. Summary Guides for Measuring Range of MotionC. Joint Measurements by Body PositionD. Numerical Recording Forms