Clinical Orthopaedic Physical Therapy / Edition 1

Clinical Orthopaedic Physical Therapy / Edition 1

by Jan Richardson, Z. Annette Iglarsh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721632572

ISBN-13: 9780721632575

Pub. Date: 11/11/1993

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This superb introductory text teaches a comprehensive approach to the evaluation, diagnosis and therapeutic management of orthopaedic dysfunction. The book integrates prevention and decision-making into its coverage, giving students a complete picture of the field. This complete text exposes its readers to the diversity of thinking in the field—Richardson and

Overview

This superb introductory text teaches a comprehensive approach to the evaluation, diagnosis and therapeutic management of orthopaedic dysfunction. The book integrates prevention and decision-making into its coverage, giving students a complete picture of the field. This complete text exposes its readers to the diversity of thinking in the field—Richardson and Iglarsh examine each of the four major theories of orthopaedic therapy, and discuss the other lesser known theories whenever appropriate. The role of the consumer education and prevention is integrated throughout to prepare students for success in working with patients and their families.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721632575
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/11/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
738
Product dimensions:
7.99(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: A Musculoskeletal Patient/Client Management Model for Physical Therapists
Chapter 2: Drug Therapy for the Physical Therapist
Chapter 3: Screening Through the Life Span: The Geriatric Population
Chapter 4 Temporomandibular Joint
Chapter 5: Cervical Spine
Chapter 6: Thoracic Spine
Chapter 7: Lumbar Spine and Pelvis
Chapter 8: The Shoulder
Chapter 9: Elbow
Chapter 10: Wrist and Hand
Chapter 11: Hip
Chapter 12: Knee
Chapter 13: Foot and Ankle
Chapter 14: Gait
Chapter 15: Diagnostic Imaging

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