Lavishly illustrated, this exciting new book describes all the commonly used tests and exam techniques in orthopaedics from head to foot. A review of the literature that supports these tests is also provided. Figures and photographs guide the reader in learning the proper technique for each test.
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.
INCLUDES A FREE CD-ROM WITH THE PICTURES FROM THE BOOK AND VIDEO CLIPS
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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