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.

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Rita A. Wong
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 718
Release: 2020
ISBN 10: 9780323609401
ISBN 13: 0323609406
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy 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"--Publisher's description.

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.

Geriatric Physical Diagnosis

Geriatric Physical Diagnosis
Author: Mark E. Williams, M.D.
Publsiher: McFarland
Total Pages: 344
Release: 2010-06-21
ISBN 10: 0786451602
ISBN 13: 9780786451609
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Physical Diagnosis Book Review:

Informed by more than thirty years of experience, this guide provides a wealth of insight into the clinical observation, diagnosis and treatment of elderly patients. Organized geographically from (literally) head to toes, it concentrates on the basic geriatric physical examination with each chapter providing general information as well as helpful approaches to specific regional complaints. Emphasis is placed on assisting the dedicated clinician in becoming a more perceptive observer of elderly patients with honed skills in geriatric bedside diagnostic evaluation. The text also includes historical vignettes and anecdotes of great physical diagnosticians to demonstrate the evolution of clinical skills. Tables and line drawings complement the text. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

Netter s Advanced Head and Neck Flash Cards E Book

Netter s Advanced Head and Neck Flash Cards E Book
Author: Neil S. Norton
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 540
Release: 2016-08-26
ISBN 10: 0323481965
ISBN 13: 9780323481960
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Netter s Advanced Head and Neck Flash Cards E Book Book Review:

Netter's Advanced Head & Neck Anatomy Flash Cards are the perfect portable study tool for quizzing yourself on key anatomic structures and clinical conditions of the head and neck. They accentuate the clinically relevant anatomy through beautiful Netter illustrations and new artwork in the Netter tradition, making for a fast and fun review at any stage of your healthcare career. Cards are cross-referenced to the parent text, Netter's Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry, 3rd Edition, and include much of the new art from the textbook. Beautiful, well-known Netter illustrations accentuate the clinically relevant anatomy. Includes additional Imaging, New Art, and Clinical Correlate cards. Perfect for quick, portable study for head and neck and dental anatomy courses. Allow you to quiz yourself on key anatomy terms and test your knowledge of classic presentations of disease.

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.

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.

PNF in Practice

PNF in Practice
Author: Susan S. Adler,Dominiek Beckers,Math Buck
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 401
Release: 2013-04-17
ISBN 10: 3662041340
ISBN 13: 9783662041345
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

PNF in Practice Book Review:

The approach here is based on the concepts set out by Dr. Herman Kabat and taught by Margaret Knott, and this second edition adds many new illustrations including demonstrations of the techniques and pictures of actual patient treatment. The gait section has been expanded with an introduction to normal components and photos of patient treatment. The mat section has also been enlarged and includes illustrations of patient treatment.

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: William H. Staples
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2016-03-29
ISBN 10: 007182409X
ISBN 13: 9780071824095
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

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation
Author: Manske, Robert C.,Lehecka, Brian ,Reiman, Michael,Loudon, Janice
Publsiher: Human Kinetics
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2018-06-15
ISBN 10: 1492544957
ISBN 13: 9781492544951
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation Book Review:

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation is a guide to clinical applications that will help eliminate pain and re-establish normal joint motion for patients experiencing various musculoskeletal ailments. Sixty techniques are demonstrated in video within the companion web study guide.

Mosby s Field Guide to Physical Therapy

Mosby s Field Guide to Physical Therapy
Author: Mosby
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 362
Release: 2009
ISBN 10: 0323063861
ISBN 13: 9780323063869
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Field Guide to Physical Therapy Book Review:

Ideal for clinical settings, this unique, handheld reference provides the most vital details of assessment diagnosis and treatment in a portable, lay-flat format. The convenient organization with color-coded sections and information broken down into charts, tables, and lists makes it easy to find information quickly. With content compiled, created and reviewed by experts in PT practice and education, you'll have all of the information you depend on for academic and clinical success in one convenient reference! Coverage of preferred practice pattern key areas - including musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiovascular and pulmonary, and integumentary - prepare you for situations you'll encounter in practice. Charts, tables, lists, and figures offer easy access to critical information, perfect for fast access in the field. Content on adult, pediatric and geriatric populations prepare you to provide the best care for each patient. Drug monographs include essential information on drugs that may affect physical therapy intervention. Tools for Practice section features important tools for clinical use including content on vital signs, lab values, common ICD-9 codes, American Sign Language, Spanish terminology, and drug monographs. A vibrant, full-color, user-friendly design with over 130 illustrations and color-coded sections makes it easy to find and understand information. Convenient, take-along format lays flat for easy reference in the busy clinical setting.

Practice of Geriatrics

Practice of Geriatrics
Author: Edmund H. Duthie,Paul Richard Katz,Michael L. Malone
Publsiher: Saunders
Total Pages: 681
Release: 2007
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015073913447
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Practice of Geriatrics Book Review:

Aids the reader in providing effective care for a growing patient population. Covers the lastest clinical protocols and management challenges in geriatric care. Provides current guidance on systems of care, elder abuse, medication use, sexuality, and more.

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

Clinical Assessment Procedures in Physical Therapy Book Review:

Daniels and Worthingham s Muscle Testing

Daniels and Worthingham s Muscle Testing
Author: Helen J. Hislop,Jacqueline Montgomery
Publsiher: Saunders
Total Pages: 473
Release: 2007
ISBN 10: 9781416023500
ISBN 13: 141602350X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Daniels and Worthingham s Muscle Testing Book Review:

Handbook of manual evaluation of muscular strength.

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.

Orthopedic Clinical Examination

Orthopedic Clinical Examination
Author: Reiman, Michael
Publsiher: Human Kinetics
Total Pages: 1152
Release: 2015-12-18
ISBN 10: 1450459943
ISBN 13: 9781450459945
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Orthopedic Clinical Examination Book Review:

Orthopedic Clinical Examination With Web Resource provides readers with fundamental knowledge for developing proficiency at performing orthopedic evaluations and diagnosing conditions. Michael P. Reiman, who is internationally respected for his teaching, clinical practice, and research focused on orthopedic assessment and treatment methods, presents an evidence-based guide on the process of conducting tests and making diagnoses.

A Clinical Approach to Geriatric Rehabilitation

A Clinical Approach to Geriatric Rehabilitation
Author: Jennifer Bottomley,Carole B. Lewis
Publsiher: Slack
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2020-02-15
ISBN 10: 9781630913274
ISBN 13: 1630913278
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Clinical Approach to Geriatric Rehabilitation Book Review:

Preceded by Geriatric rehabilitation: a clinical approach / Carole B. Lewis, Jennifer M. Bottomley. 3rd ed. Pearson/Prentice Hall, c2008.

Exercise and Physical Activity for Older Adults

Exercise and Physical Activity for Older Adults
Author: Danielle R. Bouchard
Publsiher: Human Kinetics Publishers
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2020-05
ISBN 10: 149257290X
ISBN 13: 9781492572909
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exercise and Physical Activity for Older Adults Book Review:

"This book discusses the physical benefits of exercise and physical activity when aging without major diseases, making this book unique in the sense of its primary prevention focus"--

Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives E Book

Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives E Book
Author: Cathy Ashwin,Michelle Anderson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 100
Release: 2017-04-29
ISBN 10: 0702074438
ISBN 13: 9780702074431
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives E Book Book Review:

Well illustrated with over 100 figures, tables and pull out boxes this slim pocket reference includes a wealth of information ranging from communications skills, drug calculations and administration, to clinical examination and complications in labour. Designed to be carried in a scrubs/uniform pocket, this helpful guide will be ideal for all midwives whether qualified or in training. Helpful bullet point style enables rapid access to essential information Splash proof cover ensures durability Rich illustrative programme enables rapid access to key information