Muscle Testing - A Concise Manual

Muscle Testing: A Concise Manual

"Muscle Testing: A Concise Manual "provides a handy reference for frequently used muscle tests with anatomical and clinical facts and hints. Ideal for all body workers, massage therapists, sports therapists, medical students, doctors, physiotherapists and chiropractors.

 “Muscle Testing: A Concise Manual” is organised to enable the reader to understand anatomical position and assessment of muscular contractile strength. It also gives applied kinesiology links to muscles. 

Clear diagrams show anatomical locations of nearly 60 frequently tested muscles, together with instructions in how to palpate the muscles. Manual muscle tests and kinesiology muscle tests are described and are supported by photographs and QR codes to video footage for each test provide demonstrations of each muscle test to suit all learning styles.

It will be published 5th November 2019 by Handspring Publishing. Signed copies will be posted after 5th November 2019.

Muscle Testing - A Concise Manual is a must for all bodyworkers and manual therapists

Muscle Testing Courses

Earle and Jane run Muscle Testing courses, designed to enliven your anatomical knowledge and give you the skills to precisely test a range of muscles. Our Making Sense of Muscle Testing courses include:

  • Making Sense of Muscle Testing for the Foot, Ankle and Knee
  • Making Sense of Muscle Testing for the Thigh, Hip and Pelvis
  • Making Sense of Muscle Testing for the Spine and Torso
  • Making Sense of Muscle Testing for the Shoulder
  • Making Sense of Muscle Testing for the Hand, Wrist and Elbow
  • Making Sense of Muscle Testing for the Head and Neck