This superb introductory text teaches a comprehensive approach to the evaluation, diagnosis and therapeutic management of orthopaedic dysfunction. The book integrates prevention and decision-making into its coverage, giving students a complete picture of the field. This complete text exposes its readers to the diversity of thinking in the field--Richardson and Iglarsh examine each of the four major theories of orthopaedic therapy, and discuss the other lesser known theories whenever appropriate. The role of the consumer education and prevention is integrated throughout to prepare students for success in working with patients and their families.Proximal Tendon Rupture Gilcreest reported that more than 50% of biceps brachii ruptures occur through the tendon of the long head and are located within the proximal part of the intertubercular groove or within the shoulder.25 Treatment ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Clinical Orthopaedic Physical Therapy|
|Author||:||Janice K. Richardson|
|Publisher||:||Saunders - 1994|