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Practical Guide to Range of Motion Assessment


Publisher: American Medical Association
Hardcover,  8½" x 11",  108 pages
ISBN#: 978-1-57947-263-4
Item#: OP120902
Authors: John Gerhardt, Linda Cocchiarella, Randall Lea

Practical Guide to Range of Motion Assessment: Hardbound

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Practical Guide to Range of Motion Assessment offers a systemic measurement approach to range of motion (ROM) that can be referenced and replicated. A valuable complement to the AMA Guides Fifth and Sixth, this reprint also has been updated with the latest tools and illustrations that demonstrate measurement techniques.

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An accurate measurement of a patient's range of motion (ROM) is essential to determining maximum medical improvement and evaluating impairment and disability. Incorporating ROM measurement in your approach to evaluating impairment and disability provides you with the objective, functional data that supports medical reports and provides legal evidence.

The Ideal Companion to Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Fifth and Sixth Editions

This companion to Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Fifth and Sixth Editions, Practical Guide to Range of Motion Assessment provides instruction on a standardized method for measuring ROM. Guides Fifth assumes the user is experienced in measuring range of motion.

Increase Accuracy with Standardized Guidelines on ROM

This manual provides basic to proficient guidance that will enable physicians, physical therapists and other evaluators to obtain accurate ROM measurements using standardized guidelines, reference tables and reporting protocols. This consistent approach promises to produce greater intra- and interevaluator reliability. To increase accuracy, trained clinicians identify anatomic landmarks and properly position or stabilize the body to use a consistent technique to apply the measurement to the joint.

Practical Guide to Range of Motion Assessment is a valuable training companion to Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Fifth and Sixth Editions.

  • Standardized method for ROM measurements
  • Essential guidelines, reference tables and reporting protocols
  • Identification of anatomic landmarks and proper positioning to maintain consistent application of technique

 

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