Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy / Edition 3

Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy / Edition 3

by Scot Irwin, Jan Stephen Tecklin, Jan S. Tecklin
     
 

Irwin, Scot, MS, PT(Emory Univ); Tecklin, Jan Stephen, MS, PT(Beaver Coll, Pennsylvania)

The contributors represent the specialties of physical therapy, exercise science, and clinical nursing. Most are from U.S. academic medical centers and hospitals. Institutions prominently represented include Children's Hospital in Boston and SUNY at Buffalo. See more details below

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Irwin, Scot, MS, PT(Emory Univ); Tecklin, Jan Stephen, MS, PT(Beaver Coll, Pennsylvania)

The contributors represent the specialties of physical therapy, exercise science, and clinical nursing. Most are from U.S. academic medical centers and hospitals. Institutions prominently represented include Children's Hospital in Boston and SUNY at Buffalo.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801679261
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/15/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
8.79(w) x 11.32(h) x 1.26(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1Philosophy and Structure of a Cardiac Rehabilitation Program3
2Atherosclerosis: An Overview of the Basic Mechanism of Atherogenesis, Pathophysiology, and Natural History6
3Hemodynamics22
4Drug Therapy of Common Cardiac Disorders34
5Basic Electrocardiography48
6Medical Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction76
7Abnormal Exercise Physiology92
8Patient Evaluation106
9Program Planning and Implementation142
10The Beneficial Effects of Aerobic Exercise for Patients with Coronary Artery Disease185
11Administrative Considerations199
12Evaluation and Physical Treatment of the Patient with Peripheral Vascular Disorders215
13Respiratory Physiology237
14Common Pulmonary Diseases265
15Age-Related Changes in the Cardiopulmonary System292
16Pulmonary Pharmacology308
17Respiratory Muscle: Physiology, Evaluation, and Treatment318
18Respiratory Evaluation334
19Respiratory Treatment356
20Physical Therapy for Patients with Cardiac, Thoracic, or Abdominal Conditions Following Surgery or Trauma375
21Physical Therapy in Heart and Lung Transplantation404
22Physical Therapy for the Acutely Ill Patient in the Respiratory Intensive Care Unit423
23Pulmonary Rehabilitation445
24Physical Rehabilitation of the Ventilator-Dependent Patient471
25Physical Therapy for the Neonate with Respiratory Disease486
26Physical Therapy for the Child with Respiratory Dysfunction516
27Exercise Testing and Exercise Conditioning for Children with Lung Dysfunction563
28Respiratory Rehabilitation of the Patient with a Spinal Cord Injury579

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