Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists / Edition 3

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists / Edition 3

by Jaime C. Paz, Michele P. West
     
 

Gain a better understanding of hospital protocol, medical lingo, and the medical-surgical aspects of patient care with the first book to take the mystery out of the acute care environment. The newest edition of this popular text features a user-friendly format with updated information on medications, laboratory and diagnostic tests, and invasive procedures pertinent… See more details below

Overview

Gain a better understanding of hospital protocol, medical lingo, and the medical-surgical aspects of patient care with the first book to take the mystery out of the acute care environment. The newest edition of this popular text features a user-friendly format with updated information on medications, laboratory and diagnostic tests, and invasive procedures pertinent to physical therapy practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416048992
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/19/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents


1 Cardiac System Sean M. Collins Collins, Sean M. Konrad J. Dias Dias, Konrad J. 1
2 Respiratory System Michele P. West West, Michele P. Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. Kara O'Leary O'Leary, Kara 47
3 Musculoskeletal System Michele P. West West, Michele P. James J. Caydos Caydos, James J. Marka Gehrig Gehrig, Marka 87
4 Nervous System Michele P. West West, Michele P. Hillary A. Reinhold Reinhold, Hillary A. 151
5 Oncology Susan Polich Polich, Susan Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 199
6 Vascular System and Hematology Michele P. West West, Michele P. Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. Falguni Vashi Vashi, Falguni 219
7 Burns and Wounds Michele P. West West, Michele P. Kimberly Knowlton Knowlton, Kimberly Marie Jarell-Gracious Jarell-Gracious, Marie Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 263
8 Gastrointestinal System Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. David Nicoloro Nicoloro, David 297
9 Genitourinary System Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 327
10 Infectious Diseases Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. V. Nicole Lombard Lombard, V. Nicole Rachael Maiocco Maiocco, Rachael 353
11 Endocrine System Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 377
12 Organ Transplantation Jennifer Lee Lee, Jennifer Leah Moinzadeh Moinzadeh, Leah 401 Appendices I-A The Medical Record Michele P. West West, Michele P. 427 I-B Acute Care Setting Michele P. West West, Michele P. 430 II Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances Susan Polich Polich, Susan Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 437 III-A Medical-Surgical Equipment in the Acute Care Setting Eileen F. Lang Lang, Eileen F. Michele P. West West, Michele P. 441 III-B Mechanical Ventilation Sean M. Collins Collins, Sean M. Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 463 III-C Circulatory Assist Devices Jackie A. Mulgrew Mulgrew,Jackie A. 473 IV Pharmacologic Agents Margarita V. DiVall DiVall, Margarita V. 485 V Anesthesia: Perioperative and Postoperative Considerations Michele P. West West, Michele P. 531 VI Pain Management Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 535 VII Amputation Jason D. Rand Rand, Jason D. Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. 543 VIII Postural Drainage Michele P. West West, Michele P. 551 IX Functional Tests Jaime C. Paz Paz, Jaime C. Jennifer A. Silva Silva, Jennifer A. 555 X Physical Therapy Considerations for Patients Who Complain of Chest Pain Michele P. West West, Michele P. 569

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