Pathology and Intervention in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Pathology and Intervention in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

By David J. Magee, PhD, BPT, Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; James E. Zachazewski, DPT, SCS, ATC, Clinical Director, MGH Sports Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; Assistant Adjunct Clinical Professor, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Charlestown, MA; and William S. Quillen, PT, PhD, SCS, FACSM, Professor and Associate Dean, College of Medicine; Director, School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA


1. Patient Education, Motivation, Compliance and Adherence to Physical Activity, Exercise and Rehabilitation

2. Cervical Spine

3. Temporomandibular Disorders

4. Shoulder Trauma and Hypomobility

5. Shoulder Instability and Impingement Syndrome

6. Elbow

7. Hand, Wrist and Digit Injuries

8. Thoracic Spine and Ribs

9. Low Back Pain: Causes and Differential Diagnosis

10. Lumbar Spine: Treatment of Hypomobility and Disc Conditions with Mobilization

11. Lumbar Spine: Treatment of Instability and Disorders of Movement Control

12. Spinal Pathology: Non-Surgical Intervention

13. Spinal Pathology, Conditions and Deformities ? Surgical Intervention

14. An Integrated Multimodal Approach for the Treatment of Pelvic Girdle Pain and Dysfunction

15. Hip Pathologies: Diagnosis and Intervention

16. The Knee: Ligamentous and Patellar Tendon Injuries

17. Injuries to the Meniscus and Articular Cartilage

18. Patellofemoral Joint

19. Rehabilitation of Leg, Ankle and Foot Injuries

20. Peripheral Nerve Injuries

21. Repetitive Stress Pathology ? Bone

22. Repetitive Stress Pathology ? Soft Tissue

23. Musculoskeletal Developmental Disorders

24. Pediatric and Adolescent Considerations

25. Shoulder Arthroplasty

26. Physical Rehabilitation after total Hip Arthroplasty

27. Physical Rehabilitation after total knee arthroplasty

28. Management of Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis

29. Systemic Bone Diseases: Their Medical and Rehabilitation Intervention

30. Muscle Disease and Dysfunction

31. Fibromyalgia and related disorders