"This book has stood the test of time and is now in its fifth edition. Trainees of all levels of surgery, rheumatology, accident and emergency and general practice as well as orthopaedics will continue to find this an invaluable reference." Surgeon, Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey, UK, Hospital Medicine, June 2004 examination procedure and radiograph sections provide the student with a thorough insight to clinical orthopaedic examination. This book is a must read for clinical medical students." Medical Student, GKT Gazette, June 2004 was I delighted when I saw this book? I was delighted because students and physicians simply need to have a book that reminds them of the importance of clinical examination as they rely more and more via facti on the advancement of medical technique and diagnosic procedures, especially in orthoopaedics."