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Author Watkins, James, 1946-
Title Pocket podiatry. Functional anatomy [electronic resource] / James Watkins
Imprint Edinburgh ; New York : Elsevier/Churchill-Livingstone, 2009
book jacket
Descript 326 p. : ill. ; 19 cm
Series Pocket podiatry guide
Note Includes index
Part 1 Foot Function. Elementary Biomechanics of Gait. Structure and function of the foot. -- Part 2 Functional Anatomy. Connective tissues. Articular system. Neuromuscular system. Forces in muscles and joints. -- Part 3 Musculoskeletal response and adaptation to loading. Mechanical characteristics of musculoskeletal components. Structural adaptation of the musculoskeletal system
Elementary biomechanics -- Tissues, organs and systems -- The skeleton -- Connective tissues -- The articular system -- The neuromascular system -- Structure and function of the foot
Pocket Podiatry: Functional Anatomy gives you all the essentials of examination and diagnosis in a convenient, user-friendly format. With the emphasis on practical, step-by-step guidance, this handy volume is specially designed to include helpful diagrams, tables, tips and summary boxes to give you quick access to key information with the minimum of fuss. With its clarity and portability, students will find the Pocket Podiatry series an invaluable companion to their studies, while practitioners will appreciate its clinical orientation and concision. Features: Relevant: focuses on key information ; Convenient : handy sized volumes can easily be carried in coat pocket ; Practical: a minimum of theory and a maximum of clinical emphasis ; Accessible: user-friendly format with summaries and helpful tips ; Specialist: written by podiatrists for podiatrists ; Clear: full colour design throughout
Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2009. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Oct. 26, 2009). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Elsevier
Link Original 9780702030321 0702030325 (DLC) 2009012914 (OCoLC)317664244
Subject Foot -- Anatomy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Biomechanics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Foot -- anatomy and histology -- Handbooks
Biomechanics -- Handbooks
Foot -- physiology -- Handbooks
Electronic books
Alt Author ScienceDirect (Online service)
Alt Title Functional anatomy
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