[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.146.176.30. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
January 1962

Therapeutic Exercise

Arch Intern Med. 1962;109(1):127. doi:10.1001/archinte.1962.03620130129016

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

This symposium, edited by Sidney Licht, is the second edition of a work first published in 1958. It has a distinguished background. Contributors include thirty-four men and women from leading medical schools and clinics in the United States, Canada, England, France, Belgium, Ireland, New Zealand, Denmark, and Germany. During final preparation the book was reviewed chapter by chapter in weekly seminars of the Physical Medicine Department at the Yale University School of Medicine. It has received widespread acceptance, now being used as a standard text in many physical therapy schools, and as a standard reference in many physical medicine residencies.

The approach seems complete and detailed, with sections ranging from discussions of neuromuscular physiology and anatomy, specific measurements and methods of examination and evaluation, and detailed approaches to exercises in many specific orthopedic and neurologic conditions, plus special sections devoted to occupational therapy, pulmonary cardiovascular, ocular, and obstetrical situations. The

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×