Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function by Jacquelin PerryGait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function by Jacquelin Perry

Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function

byJacquelin Perry, Judith BurnfieldEditorJacquelin Perry

Hardcover | February 19, 2010

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The extensive and ground-breaking work of Dr. Jacquelin Perry is encompassed and detailed in the world renowned text,Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function. The medical, healthcare, and rehabilitation professions key text for over 18 years on gait...

Now available in a much anticipatedNew Second Edition

Dr. Jacquelin Perry is joined by Dr. Judith Burnfield to present today's latest research findings on human gait.Gait Analysis, Second Editionhas been updated and expanded to focus on current research, more sophisticated methods, and the latest equipment available to analyze gait.

What is New:
• A new chapter covering running
• Synergy of motion between the two limbs
• A new chapter covering pediatrics
• A new chapter covering stair negotiation
• New and updated clinical examples
• A section on power inside each chapter covering normal gait
• New methods and equipment to analyze gait

ThisSecond EditiontoGait Analysisoffers a re-organization of the chapters and presentation of material in a more user-friendly, yet comprehensive format. Essential information is provided describing gait functions, and clinical examples to identify and interpret gait deviations. Learning is further reinforced with images and photographs.

• Six sections cover the fundamentals, normal gait, pathological gait, clinical considerations, advanced locomotor functions, and gait analysis systems
• Clinical significance of the most common pathological gait patterns
• Over 470 illustrations and photographs, as well as 40 tables
• Patient examples to illustrate elements of normal and pathological gait

Tens of thousands of orthopedic, orthotic and prosthetic, physical therapy, and other rehabilitation professionals have kept a copy ofGait Analysisby their side for over 18 years...oin the thousands more who will bring theSecond Editioninto their clinics, classrooms, and personal collections.

Jacquelin Perry, MD'sinterest in gait began in college (UCLA). A major in physical education (1935-1940) introduced her to anatomy and provided a strong background in kinesiology with application to sports. Part of this experience was her attendance at the Physical Therapy Clinic of the Los Angeles Children's Hospital where she began h...
Title:Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological FunctionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:576 pages, 10 × 8 × 1 inPublished:February 19, 2010Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1556427662

ISBN - 13:9781556427664

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Table of Contents


About the Authors
Contributing Authors

Section I Fundamentals
Chapter 1 Gait Cycle

Chapter 2 Phases of Gait

Chapter 3 Basic Functions

Section II Normal Gait
Chapter 4 Ankle-Foot Complex

Chapter 5 Knee

Chapter 6 Hip

Chapter 7 Head, Trunk, and Pelvis

Chapter 8 Arm

Chapter 9 Total Limb Function and Bilateral Synergistic Relationships

Section III Pathological Gait
Chapter 10 Pathological Mechanisms

Chapter 11 Ankle and Foot Gait Deviations

Chapter 12 Knee Gait Deviations

Chapter 13 Hip Gait Deviations

Chapter 14 Trunk and Pelvis Gait Deviations

Section IV Clinical Considerations
Chapter 15 Examples of Pathologic Gait

Chapter 16 Pediatric Gait Analysis
Henry G. Chambers, MD

Section V Advanced Locomotor Function
Chapter 17 Stair Negotiation

Chapter 18 Running
Marilyn M. Pink, PhD, PT

Section VI Quantified Gait Analysis
Chapter 19 Gait Analysis Systems

Chapter 20 Motion Analysis

Chapter 21 Muscle Control and Dynamic Electromyography

Chapter 22 Kinetics of Gait: Ground Reaction Forces, Vectors, Moments, Power, and Pressure

Chapter 23 Stride Analysis

Chapter 24 Energy Expenditure
Robert Waters, MD

Abbreviations and Acronyms
Appendix A Normative Joint Motion