Newly updated, this full-color text offers a rich array of features to help you develop your musculoskeletal assessment skills. Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 6th Edition provides rationales for various aspects of assessment and covers every joint of the body, as well as specific topics including principles of assessment, gait, posture, the head and face, the amputee, primary care, and emergency sports assessment. Artwork and photos with detailed descriptions of assessments clearly demonstrate assessment methods, tests, and causes of pathology. The text also comes with an array of online learning tools, including video clips demonstrating assessment tests, assessment forms, and more.Combined with other books in the Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation series Pathology and Intervention, Scientific Foundations and Principles of Practice, and Athletic and Sport Issues this book provides the clinician with the knowledge and background necessary to assess and treat musculoskeletal conditions. ABOUT THE AUTHOR : Dr. David Magee, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Dallas, TX and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Baylor University medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with medical facilities Baylor Scott And White Medical Center Sunnyvale and City Hospital At White Rock.