|Improving Functional Outcomes in Physical Rehabilitation|
by Susan B. O'Sullivan PT EdD (Author), Thomas J. Schmitz PT PhD (Author)
Here is a practical, step-by-step guide to help you understanding the treatment process and to select the most appropriate intervention for your patient. Superbly illustrated, in-depth coverage will show you how to identify functional deficits, determine what treatments are appropriate, and then to implement them to achieve the best functional outcome for your patients. This one-of-a-kind text uses case studies in the narrative and then visually on the accompanying DVD to present real-world...
|Manipulation of the Spine, Thorax and Pelvis: with access to www.spinethoraxpelvis.com, 4e|
by Peter Gibbons MB BS DO DM-Smed MHSc (Author), Philip Tehan DO DipPhysio MHSc (Author)
Now in its fourth edition Manipulation of the Spine, Thorax and Pelvis continues to support the practitioner in acquiring and refining their skills on safely using high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) thrust techniques. This trusted and highly visual resource - now with 275 images and access to a website with 56 ‘technique’ videos - advocates an approach that uses minimal leverage to achieve a cavitation in a safe, comfortable and effective manner.
The new edition addresses...
|Motor Control: Translating Research into Clinical Practice|
by Anne Shumway-Cook PT PhD FAPTA (Author), Marjorie H. Woollacott PhD (Author)
Motor Control is the only text to bridge the gap between current motor control research and its applications to clinical practice. The text prepares therapists to examine and treat patients with problems related to balance, mobility, and upper extremity function, based on the best available evidence supporting clinical practice. This edition provides the latest research findings and their clinical applications in postural control, mobility, and upper extremity function. Drawings, charts,...
|Health Care USA: Understanding Its Organization and Delivery, 8th Edition|
by Harry A. Sultz (Author), Kristina M. Young (Author)
Health Care USA, Eighth Edition, offers students of health administration, public health, medicine, and related fields a wide-ranging overview of America's health care system.
Combining historical perspective with analysis of current trends, this expanded edition charts the evolution of modern American health care, providing a complete examination of its organization and delivery while offering critical insight into the issues that the U.S. health system faces today.
|Pharmacology in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition (Contemporary Perspectives in Rehabilitation)|
by Charles D. Ciccone (Author)
A volume in the Contemporary Perspectives In Rehabilitation Series, edited by Steven L. Wolf, PhD, PT, FAPTA.
Rely on the completely revised and thoroughly updated 4th Edition of this innovative textbook to insure that your students will be able to master this complex content with ease. Organized by body system, each chapter begins with a description of the drug...followed by an explanation of the conditions it treats...and ends with a discussion of how the drug...
|Meeting the Physical Therapy Needs of Children|
by Susan K. Effgen PhD PT (Author)
Contemporary management and intervention models for children with special health care needs and disabilities have evolved to match the rapid changes in pediatric service delivery. Susan Effgen and her team of 23 scholars and clinical experts are among the first to address these fundamental shifts in this innovative text. Based on a systems model, not a "disease of the week," this abilities-based text offers theory, clinical applications and skills.
|Observational Gait Analysis|
by Los Amigos Research & Education Center (Author)
Used like new. No notes or highlights.
|Neurologic Rehabilitation: Neuroscience and Neuroplasticity in Physical Therapy Practice|
by Deborah S. Nichols Larsen (Author), Deborah K. Kegelmeyer (Author), John A. Buford (Author), Anne D. Kloos (Author), Jill C. Heathcock (Author), D. Michele Basso (Author)
A full-color neuroscience text that skillfully integrates neuromuscular skeletal contentCovers both pediatric and adult issues Beautiful full-color presentation with numerous images
Neurorehabilitation in Physical Therapy delivers comprehensive coverage of the structure and function of the human nervous system. It also discusses normal motor development and motor control, as well as common treatment techniques in physical therapy. In order to be engaging to...
|Physical Rehabilitation (O'Sullivan, Physical Rehabilitation)|
by Susan B. O'Sullivan (Author), Thomas J. Schmitz (Author)
Here is the only comprehensive, curriculum-spanning text for students and a key reference for practitioners! It focuses on the rehabilitation management of adult patients, integrating basic surgical, medical, and therapeutic concepts to explain how to select appropriate examination procedures and to develop treatment goals and plans. The more user friendly 5th Edition features a new, two-color design and more photographs, illustrations and tables.
|Neuro Notes: Clinical Pocket Guide|
by Claudia Fenderson PT EdD PCS (Author), Wen K. Ling PT PhD (Author)
Whatever the practice setting—acute care, rehabilitation, outpatient, extended care, or in a school—turn to this handy pocket guide to the neurological examination. Small in size, but not in content, it covers all of the common neuromuscular conditions, disorders, and diseases you might encountered in patients throughout their lifespans. A spiral binding, thumb tabs and nearly 240 illustrations insure you can find just what you’re looking for. Waterproof, reusable pages let you record...