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Cram's Introduction To Surface Electromyography - Eleanor Criswell

Cram's Introduction To Surface Electromyography

Paperback Published: 1st February 2008
ISBN: 9780763732745
Number Of Pages: 412

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A comprehensive resource for health professions students and practitioners, including physical and occupational therapists, chiropractors, and behavioral medicine students, Cram's Introduction to Surface Electromyography clearly explains how to use SEMG to treat a variety of neuromuscular conditions. it covers the development of SEMG, instrumentation, assessment, and treatment, and features a detailed atlas for electrode placement. This updated edition includes expanded "quick reference" items created by Glenn Kasman, As well as a new chapter on Assessment and Treatment of Neuromuscular Disorders. The chapter on Dynamic Assessment and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Problems has also been updated and revised. With a quick reference section and an atlas including line drawings and color photographs, this text is a valuable tool resource for health professions students and practitioners. bull; Provides a comprehensive introduction to surface electromyography bull; Features a detailed electrode atlas with illustrations of 68 electrode placement sites bull; Includes helpful "quick reference" items throughout the text bull; Addresses the growing uses for surface electromyography bull; Includes data from the latest research studies on the use of SEMG in work performance, sports performance, rehabilitation, and movement analysis

Part One: The Basics of Surface Electromyography By Jeffrey R. Cram and Glenn S. Kasman Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 3: Instrumentation Chapter 4: Electrodes and Site Selection Strategies Chapter 5: General Assessment Considerations Chapter 6: Static Assessment and Clinical Protocol Chapter 7: Emotional Assessment and Clinical Protocol Chapter 8: Dynamic Assessment Chapter 9: Treatment Considerations and Protocols Chapter 10: Documentation

Part Two: Surface Electromyography: Past, Present and Future Chapter 11: The History of Muscle Dysfunction and Surface Electromyography By J. R. Cram and M. Durie Chapter 12: Somatics and Surface Electromyography By Eleanor Criswell Chapter 13: Electromyographic Assessment of Female Pelvic Floor Disorders By Marek Jantos Chapter 14: Surface Electromyography Past, Present, and Future By Eleanor Criswell Chapter 15: Conclusion By Jeffrey R. Cram, Glenn S. Kasman, and Eleanor Criswell

Part Three: Atlas for Electrode Placement By Jeffrey R. Cram and Glenn S. Kasman with Jonathan Holtz Chapter 16: Electrode Atlas Overview Chapter 17: Electrode Placements

Appendix A Glossary of Terms Appendix B Answers to Chapter Questions

ISBN: 9780763732745
ISBN-10: 0763732745
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 412
Published: 1st February 2008
Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 20.3  x 2.2
Weight (kg): 0.57
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised