Now in its fifth edition, this reliable resource continues to be a practical guide to identification and palpation of significant anatomical landmarks and structures. With a combination of clear text, drawings and photographs it helps the student to acquire knowledge of structures and movements palpable below the surface and to develop their tactile skills.
The new edition now incorporates educational aids such as full colour photographs and drawings along with access to an online resource containing hundreds of self-assessment questions which gives the student the opportunity to check their knowledge and receive feedback.
Introductory chapter on the principles and practice of palpation vital to background study
Step-by-step guide to identification and palpation of structures
Facilitates learning by providing a clear and concise approach
Offers basic information on accessory movements
By Derek Field, Grad Dip Phys, FCSP, DipTP, SRP, Formerly Vice Principal, North London School of Physiotherapy, City University, London, UK and Jane Owen Hutchinson, MA(Ed), MCSP, SRP, Cert Ed, Dip TP, Dip Rehab Counselling, Manager, Allied Health Professions Support Service, Royal National Institute of Blind People, London, UK
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