Isokinetics: Muscle Testing, Interpretation and Clinical Applications (2nd Revised edition)

Isokinetics: Muscle Testing, Interpretation and Clinical Applications (2nd Revised edition)

By: Zeevi Dvir (author)Paperback

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A clinical reference text covering the theoretical background of clinical isokinetics and its practical applications in the field of muscle performance and rehabilitation. It looks at the methodology of isokinetics, its use in relation to muscle conditioning and rehabilitation as well as giving detailed coverage of isokinetic dynamometry(measuring muscle strength and function) in relation to the muscle systems of the major joints.

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Contents

Preface to Second Edition Preface to First Edition 1. Physiological and biomechanical aspects of isokinetics 2. Hardware, test parameters and issues in testing 3. Reproducibility of isokinetic measurements 4. Application of isokinetics to muscle conditioning and rehabilitation 5. Medicolegal applications 6. Isokinetics of the hip muscles 7. Isokinetics of the knee muscles 8. Isokinetics of the ankle muscles 9. Isokinetics of the trunk muscles 10. Isokinetics of the shoulder muscles 11. Isokinetics of elbow, forearm, wrist and hand muscles Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/11/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780443071997
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780443071997
  • weight: 820
  • ISBN10: 0443071993
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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