Now in its fifth edition, this classic Kaltenborn text focuses on basic evaluation and manual mobilization with an emphasis on biomechanical principles. Each technique is clearly illustrated showing patient positioning, stabilization, and therapist hand placement.
New to this edition: 1)Expanded description of objectives, advanced manual therapy techniques and grades of translatoric movement. 2) Use of screening tests, specific mobility tests and symptom localization tests. 3) Progression from a test maneuver to a mobilization technique.