Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book Book

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book


  • Author : Dale Avers
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-10-24
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 736
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323610155

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Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book Excerpt :

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 o

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy Book

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy


  • Author : Rita A. Wong
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Genre: Electronic books
  • Pages : 718
  • ISBN 10 : 0323609406

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Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy Excerpt :

"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.

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy Book

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy


  • Author : Dale Avers
  • Publisher : Mosby
  • Release Date : 2019-12-02
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN 10 : 0323609120

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Guccione's Geriatric Physical Therapy E-Book

Geriatric Physical Therapy Book

Geriatric Physical Therapy


  • Author : Carole Bernstein Lewis
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 664
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015032762570

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Geriatric Physical Therapy Excerpt :

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.

Exercise and Physical Activity for Older Adults Book

Exercise and Physical Activity for Older Adults


  • Author : Danielle R. Bouchard
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-05
  • Genre: Exercise for older people
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492572909

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Exercise and Physical Activity for Older Adults Excerpt :

"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"--

Exercise for Frail Elders 2nd Edition Book

Exercise for Frail Elders 2nd Edition


  • Author : Best-Martini, Elizabeth
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release Date : 2014-01-08
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 10 : 9781450416092

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Exercise for Frail Elders 2nd Edition Excerpt :

Exercise for Frail Elders, Second Edition, emphasizes balance and features over 150 photos illustrating the design and implementation of a safe and effective exercise program to improve range of motion, strength, and aerobic endurance for frail elders and older adults with special needs.

Prosthetics   Orthotics in Clinical Practice Book

Prosthetics Orthotics in Clinical Practice


  • Author : Bella J May
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release Date : 2011-03-08
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 418
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803625242

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Prosthetics Orthotics in Clinical Practice Excerpt :

A clinical focus with unfolding case studies, stimulating questions, and an outstanding art program of 550 photographs and line illustrations make important concepts easy to understand and apply. You’ll also find a discussion, unique to this text, of the pathology of what necessitates amputations and why you would choose one prosthetic/orthotic over another.

Campbell s Physical Therapy for Children Expert Consult Book

Campbell s Physical Therapy for Children Expert Consult


  • Author : Robert J. Palisano
  • Publisher : Saunders
  • Release Date : 2017-01-13
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 1104
  • ISBN 10 : 0323390188

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Campbell s Physical Therapy for Children Expert Consult Excerpt :

Get all the pediatric physical therapy background and guidance you need with Campbell''s Physical Therapy for Children Expert Consult, 5th Edition. Insightful and comprehensive coverage walks you through all aspects of working with children, including: decision making, screening, development, motor control and motor learning, the impairments of body function and structure, and the PT management of pediatric disorders. Like the previous bestselling editions, this edition also follows the practice pattern categories of the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice and uses the IFC model of the disabling process as it presents up-to-date, evidence-based coverage of treatment. New to this edition are a number of added and extensively revised chapters - covering topics such as tests and measures, autism spectrum disorder, pediatric oncology, and the neonatal intensive care unit - to keep you at the cutting edge of the latest issues and best-practices. Finally, with it''s wealth of online resources and learning aids, you''ll have all the tools and support you need to tackle every aspect of pediatric physical therapy! Focus on the International Classification of Function, Disability, and Health (ICF) of the World Health Organization (WHO) emphasizes activity rather than functional limitations and participation rather than disability. Incorporation of practice pattern guidelines from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition sets the standard for physical therapy practice. Comprehensive reference offers a thorough understanding of all aspects of pediatric physical therapy, including: decision making, screening, development, motor control, and motor learning, the impairments of body function and structure, and the PT management of pediatric disorders. Expert authorship and editors lend their experience and guidance for on-the-job success. Variety of user resources to enhance study include review questions, critical questions, and additional resources and activities. Q

Geriatric Physical Therapy Book

Geriatric Physical Therapy


  • Author : William H. Staples
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
  • Release Date : 2016-03-29
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 0071825428

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Geriatric Physical Therapy Excerpt :

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

A Clinical Approach to Geriatric Rehabilitation Book

A Clinical Approach to Geriatric Rehabilitation


  • Author : Jennifer Bottomley
  • Publisher : Slack
  • Release Date : 2020-02-15
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN 10 : 1630913278

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A Clinical Approach to Geriatric Rehabilitation Excerpt :

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

Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy   E Book Book

Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy E Book


  • Author : Ellen Hillegass
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-03-22
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 736
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323340311

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Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy E Book Excerpt :

Improve your understanding of the cardiopulmonary system with Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy, 4th Edition. Based on best practices prescribed in The Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, this new edition provides comprehensive coverage of anatomy, physiology, and cardiopulmonary assessment, along with expanded chapters on the growing topics of early mobilization of the ICU patient and acute care management. Using a practical approach, expert author Ellen Hillegass also discusses pathophysiology, pharmacology, and interventions in the outpatient setting. Evidence-based content reflects the latest research in the field and incorporates the use of ICF. Material uses best practices defined by the American Physical Therapy Association. Clinical tips give you real-world hints and suggestions from practicing clinicians. NEW! Expanded chapters cover early mobilization of the ICU patient and acute care management. NEW! Updated references emphasize evidence-based information from the text. NEW! Full-color printing enhances text.

Geriatric Physical Therapy   eBook Book

Geriatric Physical Therapy eBook


  • Author : Andrew A. Guccione
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-03-07
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 624
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323072410

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Geriatric Physical Therapy eBook Excerpt :

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 th

Mosby s Field Guide to Physical Therapy Book

Mosby s Field Guide to Physical Therapy


  • Author : Mosby
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 362
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323063869

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Mosby s Field Guide to Physical Therapy Excerpt :

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.

Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy Book

Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy


  • Author : Kenneth P. Moses
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 633
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323077798

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Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy Excerpt :

Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy uses over 500 incredibly well-executed and superb dissection photos and illustrations to guide you through all the key structures you'll need to learn in your gross anatomy course. This medical textbook helps you master essential surface, gross, and radiologic anatomy concepts through high-quality photos, digital enhancements, and concise text introductions throughout. Get a clear understanding of surface, gross, and radiologic anatomy with a resource that's great for use before, during, and after lab work, in preparation for examinations, and later on as a primer for clinical work. Learn as intuitively as possible with large, full-page photos for effortless comprehension. No more confusion and peering at small, closely cropped pictures! Easily distinguish highlighted structures from the background in each dissection with the aid of digitally color-enhanced images. See structures the way they present in the anatomy lab with specially commissioned dissections, all done using freshly dissected cadavers prepared using low-alcohol fixative. Bridge the gap between gross anatomy and clinical practice with clinical correlations throughout. Master anatomy efficiently with one text covering all you need to know, from surface to radiologic anatomy, that's ideal for shortened anatomy courses. Review key structures quickly thanks to detailed dissection headings and unique icon navigation. Access the full text and self assessment questions at studentconsult.com. Get a clear understanding of the human body through surface, gross and radiologic anatomy all in one place.