2018 AMI Online Salon

Extremities Alive! The Upper Extremity: The Wrist – An Interactive Approach to Joint Movement and Muscle Function

Project Detail

  • Artist(s):  Lynsey Ekema
  • Contributors: Lori Bolgla, PT, PhD, MAcc, ATC, Ashley Cullum EdD, Timothy Williams Jr. MPA; Augusta, Georgia
  • Client: Lori Bolgla, PT, PhD, MAcc, ATC
  • Copyright: © 2017 Augusta University
  • Medium / software used: iBooks
  • Final presentation format: iBooks
  • Primary audience: Physical Therapy Students

Project Description

Extremities Alive provides interactive content for medical students learning Physical Therapy in the areas related to normal functional anatomy of the upper extremity. By the end of the module students will understand the following areas in relation to the Wrist: osteology, arthrology, osteokinematics, goniometric measures, arthrokinematics, muscle function, peripheral nerve innervation, and manual muscle testing. This book also includes self-assessment questions and interactive tasks.