HUMAN LOCOMOTION has been turned into a series of video lectures, by Dr. Tom Michaud, as well as clinical tools and rehab products for state-of-the-art. With more than references and illustrations, Dr. Michaud’s text on human locomotion presents a logical approach to the examination, assessment, . Human Locomotion provides an in-depth, referenced analysis of human gait as related to its evolution, function and conservative management. Michaud begins .

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A must-read for especially endurance athletes and those who treat them. Michaud’s first textbook, Foot Orthoses and Other Forms of Conservative Foot Care, which was eventually translated into four languages and continues to be used in physical therapy, chiropractic, pedorthic, and podiatry schools around the world.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Write a customer review. Michaud’s on-line articles to help manage lower extremity and running injuries in patients, improve my triathlete client’s running mechanics and have used this information to improve my own running form after a year of being out of triathlon and running.

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The next two chapters carefully scrutinize normal and abnormal motions of the gait cycle. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Human Locomotion: The Conservative Management of Gait-Related Disorders

The text is wonderfully detailed, referenced and illustrated and should be high on the list of any clinician, regardless of discipline, interested in furthering their michaus on the subject. The Author discusses the anatomy of the feet in depth and the biomechanics of walking and running in ways that are quite helpful for the squatter, clinician, or serious athlete. I’ve also found that some sections are more applicable than others. I have been a chiropractor for 33 years and hkman over 15 years ago how important it was to look at patients’ movement patterns, gait function and muscle strength and weakness, locomotlon and inhibition.


This book offers the reader insight into how we became bipeds as well as all the anatomy and biomechanics of being bipeds. Withoutabox Submit to Film Mkchaud. This text will fill those gaps and calm any fears as you will soon realize that this is humann game changer in your clinical practice. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

Overall, Human Locomotion is an excellent educational journey through human gait from evolution to management. Michaud has maintained a busy private practice in Newton, Massachusetts, where he has treated thousands of elite and recreational runners. All patients walk and they all have gait problems – we need to understand the effect these have on the body as a whole and this book does just that.

Showing of 36 reviews. Despite the widespread prevalence of gait-related injuries, the majority of health care practitioners continue to rely on outdated and ineffective treatment protocols emphasizing passive interventions, such as anti-inflammatory medications and rest.

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Evolution, Health, and Disease. Clinical Neuroanatomy Made Ridiculously Simple. English Choose a language for shopping. Whether you are a chiropractor, physical therapist, pedorthist or podiatrist, this text provides practical information that will change the way you practice.

If you are going to deal with athletes loocomotion this book is a must. See all 36 reviews. This information is then related to normal and abnormal motions during the gait cycle, providing the most comprehensive description of human locomotion ever published.


Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Michaud’s micchaud on human locomotion presents a logical approach to the examination, assessment, treatment and prevention of gait-related injuries.

Foot orthotics and the shoe-gear is reviewed before the final chapter delves into an evidence-based approach to treating gait-related conditions. Support Center Support Center.

Nothing like this has previously existed in the field. Michaud has maintained a busy private practice in Newton, Massachusetts, where he has treated thousands of elite and recreational runners.

Beginning with a complete review of the evolution of bipedality, this textbook goes on to describe the functional anatomy of each joint in the lower extremity, pelvis, and spine.

Buy the selected items together This item: By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. I’m also a triathlete and USAT certified triathlon coach.

Human Locomotion : The Conservative Management of Gait-Related Disorders

National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. For me this area seemed to be one that school and micaud doctoral training just glossed over and didn’t provide the depth I wanted to be able to help every patient. So incredibly detailed, love midhaud book. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Definitely a good book for anyone treating runners though. With more than references and illustrations, Dr. With more than references and illustrations, Dr.

Excellent book specially the graphics. Start reading Human Locomotion on your Kindle in under a minute.