Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book
Author: Dale Avers,Rita Wong
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 736
Release: 2019-10-24
ISBN 10: 0323610153
ISBN 13: 9780323610155
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book Book Review:

Offering a comprehensive look at physical therapy science and practice, Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy, 4th Edition is a perfect resource for both students and practitioners alike. Year after year, this text is recommended as the primary preparatory resource for the Geriatric Physical Therapy Specialization exam. And this new fourth edition only gets better. Content has been thoroughly revised to keep you up to date on the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. Five new chapters have also been added to this edition to help you learn how to better manage common orthopedic, cardiopulmonary, and neurologic conditions; become familiar with functional outcomes and assessments; and better understand the psychosocial aspects of aging. In all, you can rely on Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy to help you effectively care for today’s aging patient population. Comprehensive coverage of geriatric physical therapy prepares students and clinicians you to provide thoughtful, evidence-based care for aging patients. Combination of foundational knowledge and clinically relevant information gives you a meaningful background in how to effectively manage geriatric disorders Updated information reflects the most recent and relevant information on the Geriatric Clinical Specialty Exam. Standard APTA terminology introduces you to the terms you will hear in practice. Expert authorship ensures all information is authoritative, current, and clinically accurate. NEW! Thoroughly revised and updated content across all chapters keeps you up to date with the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. NEW! References located at the end of each chapter point you towards credible external sources for further information on a given topic. NEW! Treatment chapters guide you in managing common conditions in orthopedics, cardiopulmonary, and neurology. NEW! Chapter on functional outcomes and assessment lists relevant scores for the most frequently used tests. NEW! Chapter on psychosocial aspects of aging give students a well-rounded view of the social and mental conditions commonly affecting their geriatric patients. NEW! Chapter on frailty covers a wide variety of interventions to optimize treatment. NEW! Enhanced eBook format is included with purchase.

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Andrew A. Guccione
Publsiher: Mosby Incorporated
Total Pages: 507
Release: 2000
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015042934029
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Physical Therapy Book Review:

This valued resource for physical therapists provides a comprehensive overview of geriatric physical therapy for physical therapy students as well as practitioners. Thoroughly revised and updated, it provides the latest information on geriatric health care, such as managed care/Medicare/Medicaid, reimbursement issues, conservative pain management techniques, pharmacology, and new material on home care, osteoarthritis, nutrition, and family issues. It includes five new chapters: Ventilation and Respiratory Dysfunction in the Older Adult, Strength Training in the Elderly, Functional Training in the Community, Incontinence, and Prosthetics. * Shows application of concepts and encourage critical thinking by blending theory with real case examples. * Ensures compatibility of the text with the typical educational experience of the physical therapist and prepares the physical therapist for practice by using standard APTA terminology as expressed in the APTA document, A Description of Physical Therapist Patient Management, Parts I and II. * Gives student and clinician enough depth to understand processes and procedures, with its scientific approach and extensive referencing. New and expanded case studies. Updates and new information on topics such as managed care, conservative pain management techniques and pharmacology are included. New chapters on Ventilation and Respiratory Dysfunction in the Older Adult, Strength and Training in the Elderly, Functionals Training in the Community, Prosthetics and Incontinence.

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Dale Avers,Rita Wong
Publsiher: Mosby
Total Pages: 672
Release: 2019-12-02
ISBN 10: 9780323609128
ISBN 13: 0323609120
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Guccione's Geriatric Physical Therapy E-Book

Geriatric Physical Therapy eBook

Geriatric Physical Therapy   eBook
Author: Andrew A. Guccione,Dale Avers,Rita Wong
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2011-03-07
ISBN 10: 0323072410
ISBN 13: 9780323072410
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Physical Therapy eBook Book Review:

Geriatric Physical Therapy offers a comprehensive presentation of geriatric physical therapy science and practice. Thoroughly revised and updated, editors Andrew Guccione, Rita Wong, and Dale Avers and their contributors provide current information on aging-related changes in function, the impact of these changes on patient examination and evaluation, and intervention approaches that maximize optimal aging. Chapters emphasize evidence-based content that clinicians can use throughout the patient management process. Six new chapters include: Exercise Prescription, Older Adults and Their Families, Impaired Joint Mobility, Impaired Motor Control, Home-based Service Delivery, and Hospice and End of Life. Clinically accurate and relevant while at the same time exploring theory and rationale for evidence-based practice, it’s perfect for students and practicing clinicians. It’s also an excellent study aid for the Geriatric Physical Therapy Specialization exam. Comprehensive coverage provides all the foundational knowledge needed for effective management of geriatric disorders. Content is written and reviewed by leading experts in the field to ensure information is authoritative, comprehensive, current, and clinically accurate. A highly readable writing style and consistent organization make it easy to understand difficult concepts. Tables and boxes organize and summarize important information and highlight key points for quick reference. A well-referenced and scientific approach provides the depth to understand processes and procedures. Theory mixed with real case examples show how concepts apply to practice and help you enhance clinical decision-making skills. Standard APTA terminology familiarizes you with terms used in practice. A new chapter, Exercise Prescription, highlights evidence-based exercise prescription and the role of physical activity and exercise on the aging process. A new chapter, Older Adults and Their Families, helps physical therapists understand the role spouses/partners and adult children can play in rehabilitation, from providing emotional support to assisting with exercise programs and other daily living activities. New chapters on Impaired Joint Mobility, Impaired Motor Control, Home-based Service Delivery, and Hospice and End of Life expand coverage of established and emerging topics in physical therapy. Incorporates two conceptual models: the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition, and the International Classification of Function, Disability, and Health (ICF) of the World Health Organization (WHO) with an emphasis on enabling function and enhancing participation rather than concentrating on dysfunction and disability A companion Evolve website includes all references linked to MEDLINE as well as helpful links to other relevant websites.

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Carole Bernstein Lewis,Jennifer M. Bottomley
Publsiher: Prentice Hall
Total Pages: 635
Release: 1994
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015032762570
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Physical Therapy Book Review:

This compilation of up-to-date information provides physical therapists with clinical information for the care of geriatric patients in one comprehensive source. Physical therapy practitioners and students wishing to specialize in geriatrics will be provided with the advanced applied science of normal and pathological aging, clinical problems, implications for therapeutic interventions, and considerations specific to the elderly.

Spinal Cord Injuries E Book

Spinal Cord Injuries   E Book
Author: Sue Ann Sisto,Erica Druin,Martha Macht Sliwinski
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2008-01-31
ISBN 10: 0323063020
ISBN 13: 9780323063029
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Spinal Cord Injuries E Book Book Review:

From a hospital admittance to discharge to outpatient rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injuries addresses the wide spectrum of rehabilitation interventions and administrative and clinical issues specific to patients with spinal cord injuries. Comprehensive coverage includes costs, life expectancies, acute care, respiratory care, documentation, goal setting, clinical treatment, complications, and activities of daily living associated with spinal cord patients. In addition to physical therapy interventions and family education components, this resource includes content on incidence, etiology, diagnosis, and clinical features of spinal cord injury. Case Studies with clinical application thinking exercises help you apply knowledge from the book to real life situations. Thoroughly referenced, evidence-based content provides the best evidence for treatment based on the most current research. Tables and boxes throughout each chapter organize and summarize important information for quick reference. Clinical Note boxes provide at-a-glance access to helpful tips. Over 500 clinical photos, line drawings, radiographs, and more bring important concepts to life. Highly respected experts in spinal cord injury rehabilitation, editors Sue Ann Sisto, Erica Druin, and Martha Sliwinski, provide authoritative guidance on the foundations and principles of practice for spinal cord injury. Companion DVD includes video clips of the techniques described throughout the book that demonstrate how to apply key concepts to practice.

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual
Author: Timothy L. Kauffman
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 559
Release: 2007
ISBN 10: 0443102333
ISBN 13: 9780443102332
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual Book Review:

This manual gives step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and treatment of geriatric diseases and disorders. It covers incidence of disorders, diagnostic tests, associated diagnoses, clinical implications for mobility, and rehabilitation techniques. It offers a broad overview of the effects of aging on all body systems. Special geriatric considerations for laboratory assessment, thermoregulations, and pharmacology are also discussed. This manual is a resource for all training clinicians in geriatric care and is a quick-reference guide for students and practitioners in this field.

Geriatric Physical Therapy Pageburst on VitalSource Access Code

Geriatric Physical Therapy Pageburst on VitalSource Access Code
Author: Andrew A. Guccione,Rita Wong,Dale Avers
Publsiher: Mosby Incorporated
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2011-01-24
ISBN 10: 9780323101608
ISBN 13: 0323101607
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: William H. Staples
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2016-03-29
ISBN 10: 9780071825429
ISBN 13: 0071825428
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Physical Therapy Book Review:

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The definitive case-based guide to effectively managing geriatric disorders Geriatric Physical Therapy provides the most authoritative overview available on managing the special needs of the elderly in all health care settings. Through nearly 200 cases, the text offers a skill-building balance of theory and clinical application of knowledge in caring for the older adult population. This timely book addresses and incorporates aspects of prevention, fitness, and wellness into the rehabilitative model of care for elders with and without pathological conditions. Features: Nearly 200 cases examine both acute and chronic stage settings, and provides suggested tests and measures Cases focus on orthopedics and neurology for consistency with board exams, which concentrate in these therapeutic areas Tables and boxes organize and summarize important information and highlight key points for quick reference A well-referenced and scientific approach provides the depth to understand integral processes and procedures

Wound Healing

Wound Healing
Author: Joseph M McCulloch,Luther C Kloth
Publsiher: F.A. Davis
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2010-07-01
ISBN 10: 0803625251
ISBN 13: 9780803625259
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Wound Healing Book Review:

This most complete resource is back in a full-color, thoroughly revised, updated, and significantly expanded 4th Edition that incorporates all of the many scientific and technological advances that are changing the scope of practice in this multidisciplinary field. Learned authors Joseph McCulloch and Luther Kloth have gathered world renown experts in wound management to present a comprehensive text that is evidence based, clinically focused and practical. Responding to the ever-changing field of wound management, the 4th Edition is far from a simple update; it is virtually a brand-new text. The committed and respected teams of authors and contributors have broadened the scope of this text and expanded it from 14 to 35 chapters.

Clinical Assessment Procedures in Physical Therapy

Clinical Assessment Procedures in Physical Therapy
Author: M. Lynn Palmer,Marcia E. Epler
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 378
Release: 1990
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015036162264
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation

A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation
Author: Timothy L. Kauffman,Ronald W. Scott,John O. Barr,Michael L. Moran
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2014-09-05
ISBN 10: 0702060585
ISBN 13: 9780702060588
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation Book Review:

Now in its third edition, this trusted clinical guide enables both the busy practitioner and student to review or to learn about a range of pathologies, conditions, examinations, diagnostic procedures, and interventions that can be effectively used in the physical rehabilitation of older people. It presents a broad overview of age-related physiological changes as well as specific professional discipline perspectives. Organized into eleven distinct and interrelated units, the first unit begins with key anatomical and physiological considerations seen with aging which have significant impact on the older person. The second and third units go on to review important aging-related conditions and disorders of the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular/neurological systems respectively. Neoplasms commonly encountered in older people are the focus of the fourth unit; while aging-related conditions of the cardiovascular, pulmonary, integumentary and sensory systems are presented in units five through seven. Unit eight highlights a range of specific clinical problems and conditions commonly encountered with older patients. Critically, all of these units emphasize important examination and diagnostic procedures needed for a thorough evaluation and stress interventions that can be of significant benefit to the older patient. The ninth unit presents select physical therapeutic interventions that are especially important in managing rehabilitative care. Key societal issues related to aging are discussed in the tenth unit. Finally, the concluding eleventh unit focuses on the successful rehabilitation team that includes both professional and non-professional caregiver members. A trusted guide to the conditions and problems faced when evaluating and treating geriatric patients Extensive coverage over 84 chapters, each written by an expert in the field Includes imaging, vision and the aging ear Cross-referenced - providing the complexity and inter-relatedness of co-morbidities common to aging patients Collaborative international perspective Chapters on the aging spine; frailty; safe pilates for bone health; health care for older people Additional renowned editor - Ronald W. Scott Revised title to reflect the comprehensive scope of content covered (previously entitled Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual)

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist E Book

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist   E Book
Author: William G. Boissonnault
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2010-08-03
ISBN 10: 1437715435
ISBN 13: 9781437715439
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist E Book Book Review:

Specifically designed to address the expanding role of physical therapists in primary care, the second edition of Primary Care for the Physical Therapist: Examination and Triage provides the information you need to become an effective primary care provider. Acquire the communication and differential diagnosis skills, technical expertise, and clinical decision-making ability to meet the challenges of a changing profession with this unparalleled resource. Emphasizes communication skills vital for establishing rapport and gathering data. Patient interview guides identify what data to collect and how to use it. Overview of the physical examination lays the foundation for different diagnosis and recognition of conditions. A section on Special Populations equips the PT to handle common problems encountered in primary care. Unique approach details pharmacology and diagnostic procedures from a PT perspective for clinically relevant guidance. New information enhances your understanding of the foundations of practice and how to screen and examine the healthy population. Content is reorganized and updated to reflect the current state of PT practice. Companion Evolve resources website enables you to independently review techniques from the text. Top 10 Medical Conditions to Screen For chapter details conditions that have major significance in incidence, mortality, and morbidity all in one place. Separate chapters on upper and lower quarter screening and a new chapter on symptom investigation by symptom help you screen medical conditions more effectively.

Daniels and Worthingham s Muscle Testing First South Asia Edition E Book

Daniels and Worthingham s Muscle Testing  First South Asia Edition E Book
Author: Dale Avers, PT DPT PhD,Marybeth Brown
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 532
Release: 2018-12-10
ISBN 10: 8131256383
ISBN 13: 9788131256381
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing, First South Asia Edition E Book

Psychosocial Elements of Physical Therapy

Psychosocial Elements of Physical Therapy
Author: Hannah Johnson
Publsiher: Slack
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2018-09-17
ISBN 10: 9781630915537
ISBN 13: 163091553X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Psychosocial Elements of Physical Therapy Book Review:

Physical therapists know that their patients are more than just a list of symptoms. They are people first, often with a complex mix of medical and psychiatric circumstances, who may receive a wide range of care from a team of professionals. Keeping this in mind, Psychosocial Elements of Physical Therapy: The Connection of Body to Mind is both a textbook and a clinical resource for physical therapist students and clinicians practicing in any patient population with psychological concerns or disorders. Inside, Dr. Hannah Johnson provides an essential introduction of psychosocial concepts, general treatment approaches for culturally sensitive care, and selected classes of mental illness as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition (DSM-5). A complete review of the current research and evidence base provides students a strong foundation to build their careers on, but can also act as a crash-course in the most recent literature for the busy clinician. Features: Clear, concise language and layout for efficient learning Application-based review questions Real world case studies to apply critical thinking skills Evidence-based practical tests and measures Vocabulary terms that facilitate interdisciplinary teamwork Psychosocial Elements of Physical Therapy: The Connection of Body to Mind provides physical therapist students and clinicians with an efficient yet comprehensive guide to helping patients with psychological concerns or disorders.

LIFESPAN NEUROREHABILITATION

LIFESPAN NEUROREHABILITATION
Author: Dennis W Fell,Karen Y Lunnen,Reva P Rauk
Publsiher: F.A. Davis
Total Pages: 1248
Release: 2018-01-02
ISBN 10: 0803658915
ISBN 13: 9780803658912
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

LIFESPAN NEUROREHABILITATION Book Review:

The neuro rehab text that mirrors how you learn and how you practice! Take an evidence-based approach to the neurorehabilitation of adult and pediatric patients across the lifespan that reflects the APTA’s patient management model and the WHO’s International Classification of Function (ICF). You’ll study examination and interventions from the body structure/function impairments and functional activity limitations commonly encountered in patients with neurologic disorders. Then, understanding the disablement process, you’ll be able to organize the clinical data that leads to therapeutic interventions for specific impairments that can then be applied as appropriate anytime that impairment is detected, regardless of the medical diagnosis.

Professionalism in Physical Therapy

Professionalism in Physical Therapy
Author: Laura Lee Swisher,Catherine G. Page
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 226
Release: 2005
ISBN 10: 1416003142
ISBN 13: 9781416003144
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Professionalism in Physical Therapy Book Review:

This concise book provides information on every vital area important to professionalism: documentation, law and ethics, and leadership all in the context of the five roles of the physical therapist as defined by the APTA s Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition. Readers will find information on the history of professionalism in physical therapy, the five roles of the physical therapist (Patient/Client Manager, Consultant, Critical Inquirer, Educator, and Administrator), the role of the physical therapist in today's health care system, and professional leadership and development. Case studies, how to lists and tips from the field encourage critical thinking and provide strategies for various issues. (Midwest).

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular Rehabilitation
Author: Susan J Herdman,Richard Clendaniel
Publsiher: F.A. Davis
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2014-07-24
ISBN 10: 0803640811
ISBN 13: 9780803640818
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Vestibular Rehabilitation Book Review:

Recognized as two of the world's leading authorities on the subject, Susan Herdman and Richard Clendaniel, joined by a team of expert contributors, deliver the 4th Edition of the field's definitive text on the management of vestibular diseases and disorders. From assessment through therapy, they present the scientific and clinical knowledge you need to distinguish between vestibular and non-vestibular dizziness and to plan and implement the appropriate treatments.

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists
Author: Jaime C. Paz,Michele P. West
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
Total Pages: 974
Release: 2002
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015054166114
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists Book Review:

ACUTE CARE HANDBOOK FOR PHYSICAL THERAPIESTS was originally developed to provide clinicians with a handy reference for patient care in the hospital setting. It was created primarily for physical therapy students and clinicians unfamiliar with acute care. Because of the position comments and feedback to the first edition, this second edition was written to serve the same purpose with updated information. (Preface p. xiii).

Therapeutic Exercise

Therapeutic Exercise
Author: Carolyn Kisner,Lynn Allen Colby,John Borstad
Publsiher: F.A. Davis
Total Pages: 1116
Release: 2017-10-18
ISBN 10: 0803658540
ISBN 13: 9780803658547
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Therapeutic Exercise Book Review:

Here is all the guidance you need to customize interventions for individuals with movement dysfunction. YouÕll find the perfect balance of theory and clinical techniqueÑin-depth discussions of the principles of therapeutic exercise and manual therapy and the most up-to-date exercise and management guidelines.