Know the Body: Muscle, Bone, and Palpation Essentials

Know the Body: Muscle, Bone, and Palpation Essentials

By Joseph E. Muscolino, DC, Instructor, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY; Owner, The Art and Science of Kinesiology, Redding, CT


1. Basic Kinesiology Terminology

2. The Skeletal System

3. How Muscles Function

4. Bone Palpation

5. Muscles of the Shoulder Girdle and Arm

6. Muscles of the Forearm and Hand

7. Muscles of the Spine and Rib Cage

8. Muscles of the Head

9. Muscles of the Pelvis and Thigh

10. Muscles of the Leg and Foot

Appendix: Stretching Atlas