Improving Functional Outcomes in Physical Rehabilitation

F.A. Davis Company - Case studies present examples of patient management strategies based on effective clinical decision-making for patients with a variety of diagnoses, stroke, spinal cord injury, peripheral vestibular dysfunction, including traumatic brain injury, and Parkinson’s disease. Detailed coverage examines strategies and interventions to promote enhanced motor function and independence in key functional skills.

Case study guiding questions enhance clinical decision-making and challenge students to address the unique needs of individual patients. Red flags” identify potential patient problems or precautions. An extensive program of photographs and figures illustrates the narrative descriptions of the intervention strategies.

Improving Functional Outcomes in Physical Rehabilitation - Tables summarize the content, while also functioning as concise study guides. Clinical notes” highlight key points and specific or unique aspects of an intervention. Fifteen videos online at davisplus, interventions, present elements of the initial examination, corresponding to the fifteen case studies in the book, and outcomes for a variety of the commonly seen clinical conditions in rehabilitation settings.

Comments” present concepts and techniques for successfully implementing an intervention. Discussions address the foundational context for clinical decision-making and the conceptual framework for developing a comprehensive plan of care. Laboratory practice activities focus on task analysis and acquisition of psychomotor skills.

Physical Rehabilitation

F.A. Davis - Enhances critical thinking skills with review questions and clinical case studies with suggested answers available online. Features “evidence summary” boxes that evaluate current research on specific topics and support evidence-based practice. Covers strategies for improving motor control and motor learning, neuroplasticity and intensive task oriented training, fall prevention, and technologies virtual reality, orthotics, goals, robotics, locomotor training, body-weight support and treadmill systems, prosthetics, wheelchairs Integrates the examination procedures, and interventions presented in APTA’s Guide to Physical Therapist Practice.

. Incorporates current research in basic and clinical sciences of physical therapy examination and treatment procedures. Used book in Good Condition.

Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy

Saunders - Master the role of the physical therapist or physical therapist assistant in neurologic rehabilitation! Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy, 3rd Edition helps you develop skills in the treatment interventions needed to improve the function of patients with neurologic deficits. It provides a solid foundation in neuroanatomy, motor control, and offers clear, and motor development, how-to guidelines to rehabilitation procedures.

Used book in Good Condition. Written by physical therapy experts suzanne ‘tink’ Martin and Mary Kessler, this market-leading text will help you prepare for the neurological portion of the PTA certification exam and begin a successful career in physical therapy practice. Comprehensive coverage of neurologic rehabilitation explores concepts in neuroanatomy, motor control and motor learning, motor development, and evidence-based treatment of adults and children with neuromuscular impairments.

Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy - Over 700 photos and drawings clarify concepts, show anatomy, evaluation, physiology, and pathology, and depict the most current rehabilitation procedures and technology. Case studies demonstrate the patient examination and treatment process, and show how to achieve consistency in documentation. Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation chapter describes how PNF can be used to improve a patient’s performance of functional tasks by increasing strength, flexibility, and range of motion ― key to the treatment of individuals post stroke.

Review questions are included at the end of each chapter, with answers at the back of the book. Illustrated step-by-step intervention boxes, tables, and charts highlight important information, and make it easy to find instructions quickly.

Motor Control: Translating Research into Clinical Practice

LWW - To make information easier to understand and follow, chapters follow a standard format: normal control process issues, age-related issues, research on abnormal function, and clinical applications of current research, including methods for examining and treating patients with motor dyscontol in each area.

Motor control, 5th edition remains the only book available that bridges the gap between current and emerging motor control research and its application to clinical practice. Used book in Good Condition. Featuring new pedagogy, new videos, and separate lifespan chapters on development of mobility and aging and mobility, the Fifth Edition reflects the current explosion of research in the field of motor control.

Motor Control: Translating Research into Clinical Practice - Written by leading experts in the field, this now classic resource prepares readers to effectively examine and treat patients with problems related to postural control, mobility, and upper extremity function using today's evidence-based best practices. Saunders.

Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy

Saunders - Used book in Good Condition. Saunders. Using a practical approach, pharmacology, expert author Ellen Hillegass also discusses pathophysiology, 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. Improve your understanding of the cardiopulmonary system with Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy, 4th Edition.

Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy - Based on best practices prescribed in the guide to physical Therapist Practice, this new edition provides comprehensive coverage of anatomy, and cardiopulmonary assessment, physiology, along with expanded chapters on the growing topics of early mobilization of the ICU patient and acute care management.


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Campbell's Physical Therapy for Children Expert Consult

Saunders - New! expert consult platform provides a number of enhancements, videos, including a fully searchable version of the book, case studies, and more. New! revised organization now includes background information ― such as pathology, and medical and pharmacologic management ― as well as foreground information ― such as evidence-based recommendations on physical therapy examination strategies, pathophysiology, etiology, prognosis and natural evolution, optimal tests and measurement, patient/caregiver instruction, interventions, and more.

New! additional case studies and videos illustrate how concepts apply to practice. Saunders. Used book in Good Condition. Saunders. 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.

Campbell's Physical Therapy for Children Expert Consult - New! revised chapter on motor development and control now closely examines the when, how, why, and what of developing motor skill and how it contributes to effective physical therapy. New! chapter on children with autism spectrum disorder ASD covers the characteristics of ASD, the diagnostic process, program planning, and evidence-based decision making for children with ASD.

New! chapter on pediatric oncology addresses the signs and symptoms of pediatric cancers, the most common medical interventions used to treat these diseases, the PT examination, and common therapeutic interventions. New! chapter on tests and measures offers guidance on how to effectively use tests and measures in pediatric physical therapy practice.

Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists: Screening for Referral

Saunders - Written by experienced pt practitioner catherine cavallaro goodman, associated signs and symptoms, covering past medical history, and follows the standards for competency established by the American Physical Therapy Association, this book helps you determine whether a client’s symptoms require physical therapy or physician referral!UNIQUE! Five-step screening model is systems- and symptoms-based, risk factor assessment, clinical presentation, and review of symptoms.

Unique! case studies are based on clinical experience and give real-world examples of how to integrate screening information into the diagnostic process and when to treat or refer. Evidence for the screening process is based on peer-reviewed literature, reporting on the sensitivity, specificity, and likelihood ratios of yellow cautionary and red warning flags.

Key points to remember boxes at the end of each chapter provide quick, bulleted summaries of critical information. Quick-reference summaries include tables, boxes, clinical signs and symptoms, follow-up questions, and case examples. Screening tools and checklists are found in the book and on the Evolve website, and are downloadable and printable for use in the clinic.

Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists: Screening for Referral - Quick response qr codes that can be scanned on a smartphone, or other mobile device provide links to valuable screening tools such as lists of questions for screening specific problems, checklists, tablet, intake forms, and assessment testsNew content on women’s health expands coverage of this important topic.

Updates reflect the most current information on screening for referral. New associate editors ― john Heick and Rolando Lazaro ― bring fresh insight, as respected physical therapy educators.

Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques Therapeudic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques

F.A. Davis Company - Saunders. Saunders. Case studies at the end of selected chapters Clinical laboratory activities and questions for critical thinking and discussion at the end of every chapter Used book in Good Condition. Superb art program, line drawings, photographs, including anatomical illustrations, and radiographs “Focus on Evidence” boxes summarizing current literature “Management Guideline” boxes “Pathology/Surgical Procedure” and “Preferred Practice Pattern tables "Post-Surgery Outcome" boxes Clinical examples throughout.

Pediatric Physical Therapy

LWW - Featuring new chapters on autism and obesity, new authors, the latest research, and much more, this fifth edition continues to provide just the right amount of information needed to prepare students for practice without overwhelming them with unnecessary detail. Lww. In addition, case studies accessible online at thePoint support the book’s strong focus on clinical decision-making.

Prepare your students for physical therapy practice with this up-to-date and accessible introduction to the major diseases and disabilities common to children who require physical therapy and the examination techniques and interventions commonly used in their rehabilitation. This fifth edition of tecklin’s pediatric physical Therapy Pediatric Physical Therapy provides basic medical information regarding common clinical diagnostic categories, followed by coverage of physical therapy evaluation, treatment, and special issues within each diagnostic group.

Pediatric Physical Therapy - Saunders. Saunders. The fifth edition enables you to:extend your students’ learning online with robust learning resources, including: A wide range of Case Studies that help students build their clinical decision-making skillsAnywhere, anytime access to the full book online Save time planning and spend more time with your students with online Instructors’ Resources including: PowerPoint slidesImage Bank Used book in Good Condition.

Fundamental Orthopedic Management for the Physical Therapist Assistant

Mosby - First you will learn how to assess flexibility, strength, endurance, and then you’ll become a more valuable PTA by learning the essentials of tissue healing, biomechanics and kinesiology, gait and manual therapy, and balance, and the management of orthopedic patients by region and condition. Mosby. Used book in Good Condition.

New differential diagnosis and emergent Conditions chapter shows how similar symptoms can mask potentially dangerous pathologies and conditions, and may require re-evaluation by the supervising therapist. New musculoskeletal imaging chapter explains in basic terms the various types of musculoskeletal imaging used when examining musculoskeletal injuries.

Master the role and the skills of the physical therapist assistant! Fundamental Orthopedic Management for the Physical Therapist Assistant, 4th Edition helps you apply the principles of orthopedic science to physical therapy interventions. Written by clinician and educator robert manske, but also includes biomechanics, pharmacology, in-depth reviews of the types of tissue healing, this text is your complete guide to success in physical therapist assisting! Comprehensive coverage addresses not only core concepts related to orthopedic care, along with a team of expert contributors, and the PTA's role in physical assessment and interventions.

Fundamental Orthopedic Management for the Physical Therapist Assistant - Over 600 illustrations and 75 summary tables reinforce orthopedic concepts and procedures. A focus on critical thinking and application prepares you for the treatment room and for the clinical practicum portions of the curriculum. Review questions at the end of each chapter prepare you for the kind of critical thinking you will be required to do in practice.

Key terms and learning objectives begin each chapter, serving as checkpoints for understanding and helping you study effectively for examinations.