Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System

Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System : Foundations for Rehabilitation

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Brilliantly and abundantly illustrated, this dynamic resource is the most comprehensive, research-based, reader-friendly text on kinesiology. An engaging approach explores the fundamental principles in vivid detail and clarifies the link between the structure and function of the musculoskeletal system to help you ensure a clear, confident understanding.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 752 pages
  • 220.98 x 276.86 x 35.56mm | 2,290.63g
  • Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • Mosby
  • St Louis, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • Approx. 600 illustrations (500 in full color)
  • 0323039898
  • 9780323039895
  • 31,583

Table of contents

Section I: Essential Topics of Kinesiology 1. Getting Started 2. Basic Structure and Function of Human Joints 3. Muscle: The Ultimate Force Generator in the Body 4. Biomechanical Principles Appendix I: Trigonometry Review and Additional Biomechanical Problems Section II: Upper Extremity 5. Shoulder Complex 6. Elbow and Forearm 7. The Wrist 8. The Hand Appendix II: Reference Materials for Muscle Attachments and Innervation of the Upper Extremity Section III: Axial Skeleton 9. Axial Skeleton: Osteology and Arthrology 10. Axial Skeleton: Muscle and Joint Interactions 11. Kinesiology of Mastication and Ventilation Appendix III: Reference Materials for Muscle Attachments and Innervation of the Axial Skeleton Section IV: Lower Extremity 12. Hip 13. Knee 14. Ankle and Foot 15. Kinesiology of Walking Appendix IV: Reference Materials for Muscle Attachments and Innervation of the Lower Extremityshow more