This manual gives you the quick reference you need to understand and apply the basics of muscle testing quickly and conveniently. Each two-page spread contains all you need to know to perform manual muscle testing. You'll find an illustration of the muscle accompanied by a concise overview of how to perform the test, the muscle's origin and insertion points, its root, cord and nerve innervation, its primary function/actions, its synergies and antagonists. Clinical pearls are also provided for each test. The simple, handbook format is most appealing for quick and easy access in the clinical setting or the lab. Use this manual as a supplement to existing textbooks or as an invaluable companion throughout your professional work.... same side (unilateral) COMBINED ACTION ac Scapular elevation with levator scapulae  Scapular adduction with rhomboids  / middle trapezius  ... UPPER TRAPEZ/US MUSCLE TESTING INSTRUCTIONS Patient extends and rotates.
|Title||:||Handbook of Manual Muscle Testing|
|Author||:||Nancy C. Cutter, Charles George Kevorkian|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange - 1999-01-01|