Case Studies Through The Health Care Continuum: A Workbook for the Occupational Therapy Student / Edition 1

Case Studies Through The Health Care Continuum: A Workbook for the Occupational Therapy Student / Edition 1

by P. Halloran, Nancy Lowenstein, Nancy Lowenstein
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1556424051

ISBN-13: 9781556424052

Pub. Date: 01/01/2000

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

This phenomenal new text focuses on assisting students in learning tha t there can be many possible choices in the clinical decision making p rocess, and that these different choices can lead to many equally succ essful outcomes. Case Studies Through the Health Care Continuum: A Wo rkbook for the Occupational Therapy Student is an entire book of case studies of

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This phenomenal new text focuses on assisting students in learning tha t there can be many possible choices in the clinical decision making p rocess, and that these different choices can lead to many equally succ essful outcomes. Case Studies Through the Health Care Continuum: A Wo rkbook for the Occupational Therapy Student is an entire book of case studies of adults with physical and psychological deficits. Each case study is followed by questions, organized around performance areas and performance components, treatment planning and discharge planning are as. The questions are designed to encourage clinical thinking about th e cases. The cases encompass a variety of diagnoses and take place in a variety of health care arenas. By using case studies, students will begin to, and advance, their thinking process before directly dealing with clients. The cases are comprehensive and well thought out, and t he questions provide a good starting point for processing and guiding critical thinking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556424052
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2000
Edition description:
Workbook
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Contents 

Part I
Introduction
Part II
Acute Care Hospital
Chapter 1: Adam: Myocardial Infarct, Coronary Artery Disease
Chapter 2: Beth: Radical Right Mastectomy, Right Upper Extremity Lymphedema
Chapter 3: Craig: Spinal Cord Injury at C5, Incomplete
Chapter 4: Donald: Traumatic Brain Injury- Level 2
Chapter 5: Ellen: Right Total Shoulder Replacement, Rheumatoid Arthritis
Part III
Rehabilitation Hospital
Chapter 6: Frank: Right Cerebrovascular Accident, Left Hemiplegia, Left Hemianopsia
Chapter 7: Gloria: Superficial, Partial and Full Thickness Burns, 39% Total Body Surface Area
Chapter 8: Harris: Spinal Cord Injury at T3
Chapter 9: Ingrid: Traumatic Brain Injury-Level 5
Chapter 10: Jing: Right Above Elbow Amputation
Part IV
Transitional Care Unit
Chapter 11: Kim: Coronary Artery Bypass x3, Congestive Heart Failure
Chapter 12: Lyle: Right Total Knee Replacement
Chapter 13: Mary: Left Total Hip Replacement, OsteoArthritis
Chapter 14: Nellie: Compression Fractures T12-L2
Chapter 15: Oscar: Pneumonia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Part V
Skilled Nursing Facility
Chapter 16: Paula: Parkinson’s Disease
Chapter 17: Quinn: Dementia
Chapter 18: Rob: Blindness, Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter 19: Sean: Left Above Knee Amputation, Stage II Sacral Decubitus Ulcer
Chapter 20:Teresa: End-Stage Alzheimer’s
Part VI
Out-Patient Rehabilitation Clinic
Chapter 21: Ursula: Right Carpal Tunnel Repair, Left Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chapter 22: Violet: Right Flexor Tendon Laceration, Depression
Chapter 23: Walter: Right 2-5 Digit Amputation
Chapter 24: Xavier: Bilateral Tendonitis
Chapter 25: Yolanda: Left Fractured Humerus, 2 weeks post injury
Part VII
Home and Community Health Care
Chapter 26: Zoe: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Chapter 27: Alice: Multiple Sclerosis
Chapter 28: Barb: Left Cerebrovascular Accident, Right Hemiparesis, Expressive Aphasia
Chapter 29: Charles: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chapter 30: Dimitre: Right Fractured Radius and Ulna, 6 weeks post injury
Part VIII
Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital
Chapter 31: Elizabeth: Major Depression, Suicidal Ideation
Chapter 32: Freddie: Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type with Acute Psychosis
Chapter 33: George: Bipolar Disorder, Manic Episode
Chapter 34: Harold: Poly-substance Abuse
Chapter 35: Irene: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Part IX
Psychiatric Day Hospital
Chapter 36: Jayna: Borderline Personality Disorder
Chapter 37: Kara: Anorexia Nervosa
Chapter 38: Leo: Schizo-affective Disorder
Chapter 39: Maura: AIDS-related Dementia
Chapter 40: Nancy: Depression

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