This unique new text delivers complete coverage of every musculoskeletal exam, using concise "how-to" text complemented by hundreds of clear illustrations. Evidence-based throughout, this resource systematically summarizes the specificity and sensitivity of each test for each condition.
Provides complete coverage of every musculoskeletal physical examination.
Summarizes and compares the evidence for specificity and sensitivity of each test for each condition in easy-to-use tables-enabling readers to select tests and draw conclusions from results with greater confidence.
Uses over 200 illustrations to clearly depict each test.
Every chapter features the expertise of a PM&R specialist and an Orthopedist, ensuring well-balanced coverage.
By Gerard A. Malanga, MD, Director, Sports, Spine and Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Kessler Institute of Rehabilitation, Associate Professor, UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School, West Orange, New Jersey; and Scott Nadler, DO, Director of Sports Medicine, Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, UMDNJ, Newark, NJ, USA
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