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 is thoroughly revised to keep you up to date on the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. Five new chapters are 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 to provide thoughtful, evidence-based care for aging patients. Combination of foundational knowledge and clinically relevant information provides 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 prepares students for terms they 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 students up to date with the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. NEW! References located at the end of each chapter point students toward credible external sources for further information. NEW! Treatment chapters guide students 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 provides a well-rounded view of the social and mental conditions commonly affecting geriatric patients. NEW! Chapter on frailty covers a wide variety of interventions to optimize treatment. NEW! Enhanced eBook version is included with print purchase, allowing students to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Andrew A. Guccione,Rita Wong,Dale Avers
Publsiher: Mosby
Total Pages: 611
Release: 2012
ISBN 10: 9780323029483
ISBN 13: 0323029485
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Physical Therapy Book Review:

Thoroughly revised and updated, this text offers comprehensive coverage of geriatric physical therapy science and practice, with practical information on aging-related changes in function, the impact of these changes on patient examination and evaluation, and intervention approaches that maximize optimal aging. It emphasizes evidence-based content that can used throughout the patient management process, and includes the foundational knowledge needed for clinical success.

Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
Author: Jennifer Bottomley
Publsiher: SLACK Incorporated
Total Pages: 344
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 1556428162
ISBN 13: 9781556428166
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Rehabilitation Book Review:

As the aging population continues to increase, so does the need for a text specific to the specialized care of the elderly patient as it applies to the physical therapist assistant student, faculty, and clinician. Geriatric Rehabilitation: A Textbook for the Physical Therapist Assistant, recognizes the growing role of the PTA in a variety of heath care settings from acute to home to long-term care settings, to name a few. Inside Geriatric Rehabilitation, Dr. Jennifer Bottomley, along with her contributors, focuses on the clinically relevant assessment, treatment, and management of the geriatric population. Pathological manifestations commonly seen in the elderly patient are addressed from a systems perspective, as well as a focus on what is seen clinically and how it affects function. Each pathological area covered includes: * Screening, assessment, and evaluation * Treatment prescription * Goal setting * Modification of treatment * Anticipated outcomes * Psychosocial, pharmacological, and nutritional elements The organization and presentation of the practical, hands-on components of interventions, assessments, and decision-making skills make this a go-to text for the PTA to administer comprehensive geriatric care at each point along the continuum of care. Some of the features inside include: * Emphasis on treatment interventions-techniques, tips, and options * Focus on how assessment tools and treatments are applied and modified to benefit the geriatric population, and what the expected outcomes are * Clear and outlined chapter objectives * User-friendly summary tables in the nutritional and pharmacology chapters * Pearls that highlight important chapter information * Appendices and study aids Geriatric Rehabilitation: A Textbook for the Physical Therapist Assistant answers the call for a text that focuses on the management of geriatric patients across the spectrum of care for the PTA, from students to those practicing in geriatric populations.

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

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Carole Bernstein Lewis,Jennifer M. Bottomley
Publsiher: Prentice Hall
Total Pages: 635
Release: 1994
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
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.

Physiotherapy with Older People

Physiotherapy with Older People
Author: Barrie Pickles
Publsiher: Bailliere Tindall Limited
Total Pages: 498
Release: 1995
ISBN 10: 9780702019319
ISBN 13: 0702019313
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Physiotherapy with Older People Book Review:

A research-based introduction to the principles and practice of physiotherapy with older people. Written by an international team of experts, the text is divided into the following sections: background to aging, the aging process, working with older people, management of impairments and disabilities, handicaps of aging, integrated case management, and future directions. Also discusses strategies for the accurate assessment of patient conditions, and for the reasoned delivery of care.

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.

Principles of Geriatric Physiotherapy

Principles of Geriatric Physiotherapy
Author: Narinder Kaur Multani,Satish Kumar Verma
Publsiher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2008-12-01
ISBN 10: 9788184481051
ISBN 13: 8184481055
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
Author: Andrew A. Guccione
Publsiher: Mosby Incorporated
Total Pages: 507
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
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.

Falls and Cognition in Older Persons

Falls and Cognition in Older Persons
Author: Manuel Montero-Odasso,Richard Camicioli
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 436
Release: 2019-10-04
ISBN 10: 3030242331
ISBN 13: 9783030242336
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Falls and Cognition in Older Persons Book Review:

Despite of the enormous efforts of researchers and clinicians to understand the pathophysiology of falls in older adults and establish preventive treatments, there is still a significant gap in our understanding and treating of this challenging syndrome, particularly when we focus in cognitively impaired older adults. Falls in older adults are a very common yet complex medical event, being the fifth leading cause of death and a main cause of insidious disability and nursing home placement in our world aging population. Importantly, falls in the cognitively impaired double the prevalence of the cognitively normal, affecting up of 60% of older adults with low cognition and increasing the risk of injuries. The past decade has witnessed an explosion of new knowledge in the role of cognitive processes into the falls mechanisms. This was also accompanied with clinical trials assessing the effect of improving cognition via pharmacological and non-pharmacologic approaches to prevent falls and related injuries. Unfortunately, this revolution in emerging interventions left a gap between clinician-scientists and researchers at academic centers where the new data had been generated and the practitioners who care for cognitively impaired patients with falls. Most advances are published in specialty journals of geriatric medicine, neurology, and rehabilitation. The aim of this book is to reduce this gap and to provide practical tools for fall prevention in cognitively impaired populations. The proposed book is designed to present a comprehensive and state-of the-art update that covers the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and clinical presentation of falls in cognitively impaired older adults. We additionally aim to reduce the knowledge gap in the association between cognitive processes and falls for practitioners from a translational perspective: from research evidence to clinical approach. We will address gaps and areas of uncertainty but also we will provide practical evidence-based guidelines for the assessment, approach, and treatment of falls in the cognitively impaired populations. This book is a unique contribution to the field. Existing textbooks on fall prevention focus in global approaches and only tangentially address the cognitive component of falls and not purposely address special populations and/or settings as residential care and nursing homes. Due to the expected increase of proportion of older adults with cognitive and mobility impairments, this book is also valuable for the whole spectrum of the health care of the elderly. By including a transdisciplinary perspective from geriatric medicine, rehabilitation and physiotherapy medicine, cognitive neurology, and public health, this book will provide a practical and useful resource with wide applicability in falls assessment and prevention.

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

The Australian Journal of Physiotherapy

The Australian Journal of Physiotherapy
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: NWU:35558005663527
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Falls in Older People

Falls in Older People
Author: Stephen R. Lord,Catherine Sherrington,Hylton B. Menz,Jacqueline C. T. Close
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2007-03-01
ISBN 10: 1107320054
ISBN 13: 9781107320055
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Falls in Older People Book Review:

Since the first edition of this very successful book was written to synthesise and review the enormous body of work covering falls in older people, there has been an even greater wealth of informative and promising studies designed to increase our understanding of risk factors and prevention strategies. This second edition, first published in 2007, is written in three parts: epidemiology, strategies for prevention, and future research directions. New material includes recent studies covering: balance studies using tripping, slipping and stepping paradigms; sensitivity and depth perception visual risk factors; neurophysiological research on automatic or reflex balance activities; and the roles of syncope, vitamin D, cataract surgery, health and safety education, and exercise programs. This edition will be an invaluable update for clinicians, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, nurses, researchers, and all those working in community, hospital and residential or rehabilitation aged care settings.

Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine

Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine
Author: Jean-Pierre Michel,Jeremy D. Walston
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1432
Release: 2017-12-14
ISBN 10: 0198701594
ISBN 13: 9780198701590
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine Book Review:

Over the past two decades there has been a marked change in global age demographics, with the number of over-60s increasing by 82% and the number of centenarians by 715%. This new-found longevity is testament to the success of recent advances in medicine, but poses significant challenges to multiple areas of health care concerning older patients. Building upon its predecessor's reputation as the definitive resource on the subject, this new edition of the Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine offers a comprehensive and multinational examination of the field. Fully revised to reflect the current state of geriatric medicine, it examines the medical and scientific basis of clinical issues, as well as the ethical, legal, and socio-economic concerns for healthcare policy and systems. Over 170 chapters are broken up into 16 key sections, covering topics ranging from policy and key concepts through to infection, cancer, palliative medicine, and healthy ageing. New material includes focus on the evolving concepts of malnutrition, sarcopenia, frailty, and related geriatric syndromes and integration of geriatric principles from public health, primary and specialized care, and transitional stages from home to emergency, medicine and surgery, rehabilitation, and long term care. The Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine brings together specialists from across the globe to provide every physician involved in the care of older patients with a comprehensive resource on all the clinical problems they are likely to encounter, as well as on related psychological, philosophical, and social issues.

Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
Author: Jennifer M. Bottomley,Carole Bernstein Lewis
Publsiher: Appleton & Lange
Total Pages: 716
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: UOM:39015055207024
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Rehabilitation Book Review:

"This completely updated third edition of Geriatric Rehabilitation provides a comprehensive look at the specific needs of elderly patients and the practical components of their rehabilitation. The new reader-friendly format and improved illustrations enhance the overall learning experience and help to clearly convey the essential theoretical and clinical points."--BOOK JACKET.

Pathy s Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine

Pathy s Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine
Author: Alan J. Sinclair,John E. Morley,Bruno Vellas
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 2264
Release: 2012-03-13
ISBN 10: 1119954142
ISBN 13: 9781119954149
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pathy s Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine Book Review:

This new edition of the comprehensive and renowned textbook Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine offers a fully revised and updated review of geriatric medicine. It covers the full spectrum of the subject, features 41 new chapters, and provides up-to-date, evidence-based, and practical information about the varied medical problems of ageing citizens. The three editors, from UK, USA and France, have ensured that updated chapters provide a global perspective of geriatric medicine, as well as reflect the changes in treatment options and medical conditions which have emerged since publication of the 4th edition in 2006. The book includes expanded sections on acute stroke, dementia, cardiovascular disease, and respiratory diseases, and features a new section on end-of-life care. In the tradition of previous editions, this all-encompassing text continues to be a must-have text for all clinicians who deal with older people, particularly geriatric medical specialists, gerontologists, researchers, and general practitioners. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from Google Play or the MedHand Store. Praise for the 4th edition: "...an excellent reference for learners at all clinical and preclinical levels and a useful contribution to the geriatric medical literature." —Journal of the American Medical Association, November 2006 5th edition selected for 2012 Edition of Doody's Core TitlesTM

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E Book

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E Book
Author: Shane O'Hanlon,Marie Smith
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2020-11-17
ISBN 10: 0702080179
ISBN 13: 9780702080173
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E Book Book Review:

This book will help all health professionals involved in the rehabilitation of older people to provide their patients with the highest possible quality of life and autonomy. Expanded and rewritten by a diverse team of authors, the text is suitable for doctors in all specialties that see older patients, as well as nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, dietitians, speech and language therapists/pathologists, physician associates/assistants, healthcare assistants, and many others including patients, family members and students. The book is written in an accessible, no-jargon style and provides a patient-centred perspective on recent advances in the field of rehabilitation – an increasingly important aspect of care for older people. Clear explanations of relevant concepts: ageing, frailty, comprehensive assessment, rehabilitation Broad coverage of all aspects of rehabilitation including different settings Explanations of input from multiple health professionals Problem-based section that highlights solutions to common issues during rehabilitation Specialty-specific areas of rehabilitation such as stroke rehabilitation, cancer rehabilitation, post-operative rehabilitation, trauma, rehabilitation in the community Practical section explaining how to plan discharge safely, run a care planning meeting, organize home supports, continue rehabilitation at home Evidence-based but accessible writing, complemented by practical clinical wisdom Aimed at a broader audience – applicable to all health professionals who see older patients Resources for patients and their caregivers Multiple-choice questions to test knowledge

Geriatric Medicine at a Glance

Geriatric Medicine at a Glance
Author: Adrian Blundell,Adam Gordon
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 96
Release: 2015-04-15
ISBN 10: 1118597613
ISBN 13: 9781118597613
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Geriatric Medicine at a Glance Book Review:

Geriatric Medicine at a Glance logically presents the core principles of geriatric medicine, including mechanisms of ageing, changes in physiology commonly seen in older adults, and the clinical management and treatment of the key medical presentations affecting older patients. It provides a thorough overview of the essential required core knowledge, mapped to the British Geriatrics Society undergraduate curriculum on ageing. Geriatric Medicine at a Glance: - Is fully aligned with the newly developed British Geriatric Society curriculum on ageing for undergraduate medical students - Explains the relevant concepts associated with ageing in addition to the common medical presentations seen in older adults - Includes the perspective of nurses and other allied health professionals - Features 'best of five' MCQ self-assessment questions Geriatric Medicine at a Glance will help address the uncertainty often experienced by medical students and junior doctors when dealing with older patients.

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients
Author: Stefano Masiero,Ugo Carraro
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 545
Release: 2017-09-04
ISBN 10: 331957406X
ISBN 13: 9783319574066
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients Book Review:

This book clearly explains when and how different rehabilitation techniques should be applied in the aging patient, thereby enabling readers to identify and apply those rehabilitation strategies that will maximize quality of life and functional independence in individual cases. It is specifically designed for ease of consultation and rapid retrieval of the information most relevant to clinical practice. Prominence is given to the benefits of a multidisciplinary approach to rehabilitation, with discussion of a very wide range of aspects of rehabilitation in different disease settings. The breadth of coverage is illustrated by the attention paid to less commonly addressed topics such as visual and hearing rehabilitation, the role of robotics and 3D imaging techniques, variations in approach among health care systems, and rehabilitation in end-of-life care. The authors are international academic experts in their fields, guaranteeing a high scientific standard throughout. This manual will be an invaluable tool and source of knowledge for geriatricians and physiatrists but will also appeal to a wider range of clinicians, practitioners, and students.

Physiotherapeutic Approach to Neuro Care

Physiotherapeutic Approach to Neuro Care
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: O.B.Publication
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2021
ISBN 10: 8191007703
ISBN 13: 9788191007701
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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