Conditions in Occupational Therapy: Effect on Occupational Performance / Edition 3

Conditions in Occupational Therapy: Effect on Occupational Performance / Edition 3

by Diane Dirette
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781754879

ISBN-13: 9780781754873

Pub. Date: 10/28/2006

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This Third Edition focuses on chronic health problems and their impact on an individual's physical, cognitive, psychological, and social capabilities. Readers learn how the patient's age, life tasks, and living environment affect occupational therapy needs, and how to determine what occupational therapy services to provide. Chapters present the etiology, symptoms,

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Overview

This Third Edition focuses on chronic health problems and their impact on an individual's physical, cognitive, psychological, and social capabilities. Readers learn how the patient's age, life tasks, and living environment affect occupational therapy needs, and how to determine what occupational therapy services to provide. Chapters present the etiology, symptoms, prognosis, and progression of conditions frequently encountered in practice. Case studies at the end of every chapter help students apply the content to real-life clinical situations.

This edition includes new chapters on anxiety disorders and cardiopulmonary disorders. The expanded art program includes more photos, drawings, charts, and graphs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781754873
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/28/2006
Series:
Spiral Manual Series
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Thinking Like an OT
Ruth Hansen, Diane Dirette, and Ben Atchison

Cerebral Palsy
Mary Steichen Yamamoto

Autism Spectrum Disorder
Katharine Shangraw

Mental Retardation
Ben Atchison

Schizophrenia
Yvonne Russel Teske

Mood Disorders
Valerie Howells and Thomas Zelnick

Anxiety Disorders
Christine Urish

Dementia
Joyce Fraker

Cerebrovascular Accident
Paula W. Jamison and David P. Orchanian

Cardiopulmonary Disorders
Jacqueline Eckert

Diabetes
Joanne Estes Phillips

Traumatic Brain Injury
Gerry Conti

Burns
Elizabeth Phillips

Progressive Neurological Disorders
Diane Dirette

Rheumatoid Arthritis
David Orchanian

Spinal Cord Injury
Laura Vincent Miller

Orthopedics
Heather Gallew

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