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Therapeutic exercise : foundations and techniques / Carolyn Kisner, Lynn Allen Colby, John Borstad.

Kisner, Carolyn, (author.). Colby, Lynn Allen, (author.). Borstad, John, (author.).
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Location: Fennell STACKS RM725 .K57 2018
Barcode: 30731101212102
Status: Available
Location: IAHS STACKS RM725 .K57 2018
Barcode: 30731101211401
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780803658509
  • ISBN: 0803658508
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 1081 pages ; 29 cm
  • Edition: Seventh edition.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Therapeutic exercise : foundational concepts -- Prevention, health and wellness -- Range of motion -- Stretching for impaired mobility -- Peripheral joint mobilization for impaired mobility -- Resistance exercise for impaired muscle performance -- Principles of aerobic exercise -- Exercise for impaired balance -- Aquatic exercise -- Soft tissue injury, repair, and management -- Joint, connective tissue, and bone disorders and management -- Surgical interventions and postoperative management -- Peripheral nerve disorders and management -- The spine : structure, function, and posture -- The spine : management guidelines -- The spine : exercise and manipulation interventions -- The shoulder and shoulder girdle -- The elbow and forearm complex -- The wrist and hand -- The hip -- The knee -- The ankle and foot -- Advanced functional training -- Exercise in the geriatric patient -- Obstetrics and pelvic floor -- Management of lymphatic disorders.
Summary, etc.:
"The premier text for therapeutic exercise! Here is all the guidance you need to customize interventions for individuals with movement dysfunction. You'll find the perfect balance of theory and clinical technique--in-depth discussions of the principles of therapeutic exercise and manual therapy and the most up-to-date exercise and management guidelines."--Back cover.
Subject: Exercise therapy.
Exercise Therapy.
Physical Therapy Modalities.