Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 5th Edition

Orthopedic Physical Assessment

5th Edition

By David J. Magee, PhD, BPT, Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


1. Principles and concepts

2. Head and face

3. Cervical spine

4. Temporomandibular joint

5. Shoulder

6. Elbow

7. Forearm, wrist, and hand

8. Thoracic (dorsal) spine

9. Lumbar spine

10. Pelvis

11. Hip

12. Knee

13. Lower leg, ankle, and foot

14. Assessment of gait

15. Assessment of posture

16. Assessment of the amputee

17. Primary Care Assessment

18. Emergency Sports Assessment