The best selling Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination has been updated into a contemporary third edition This concise, pocket sized handbook is a valuable guide filled with the most current and practical clinical exam techniques used during an orthopedic examination This third edition takes a simplistic approach to visualizing and explaining thancommonly used orthopedic special tests, includingnew and modern tests Readers benefit from the spiral, lay flat binding and new color elements Clear and concise text is coupled with effective photographs clearly labeled with arrows to illustrate proper subject and clinician positioning and directional movement Jeff G Konin, Denise Wiksten, Jerome Isear, and Holly Brader organize Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination, Third Edition by regions of the body for easy reference Positive results and special considerations are identified for each test, as they relate to the examination process Students, clinicians, and rehabilitation professionals will enhance their ability to interpret and evaluate their findings The features includenew tests added to the existing , including the Dial Test, Lateral Scapular Slide Test, Crank Test, and Posterior Impingement Test descriptive text presented in a concise manner evidence based references detailed descriptions of each special test component test positioning, action, and positive findings black and white photographs, illustrating the proper subject and clinician positioning, with arrows used to depict proper force and direction for each test and user friendly spiral, lay flat binding Join thousands of your colleagues, fellow students, and educational leaders, and add Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination, Third Edition to your collection today


6 thoughts on “Special Tests for Orthopedic Examination

  1. Sam McConnell Sam McConnell says:

    good item


  2. Emma Emma says:

    quick delivery and quality, still in the wrapping, and very useful and easy to understand and easy to find specific joints due to it being organised joint by joint


  3. Kelly Kelly says:

    Super helpful book, breaks exams down by joint and gives good explanations Wish it would give all the names for the tests with multiple titles but definitely still worth the purchase


  4. Casino Girl Casino Girl says:

    I use this book frequently in Physical Therapy It is a comprehensive book on special tests for all suspected orthopedic injuries disabilities, many I learned in school years ago many I did not This book is a great refresher reminder of tests to perform during an evaluation You will not be disappointed if you purchase this book


  5. Brittany Brittany says:

    I had to buy it for class


  6. 3MC 3MC says:

    This is a great book for Physical Therapists and Athletic Trainers It is a book purely consisting of orthopedic special tests name, starting position, ending position, and positive findings Very straight forward, and broken down in a very user friendly manner Great book for prepping for you board exams.