Conditions in Occupational Therapy: Effect on Occupational Performance / Edition 2

Conditions in Occupational Therapy: Effect on Occupational Performance / Edition 2

by Ruth Hansen, Ben Atchison
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683304178

ISBN-13: 9780683304176

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Learn how pathological conditions affect your clients' daily functioning, and what occupational therapy services your clients might need. This revised 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

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Learn how pathological conditions affect your clients' daily functioning, and what occupational therapy services your clients might need. This revised 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. This resource presents the etiology, symptoms, prognosis, and progression of conditions frequently encountered in practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683304176
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
7.26(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Contributors
Ch. 1Thinking Like an OT1
Ch. 2Cerebral Palsy8
Ch. 3Progressive Developmental Disorders22
Ch. 4Mental Retardation42
Ch. 5Schizophrenia54
Ch. 6Mood Disorders75
Ch. 7Dementia98
Ch. 8Cerebrovascular Accident121
Ch. 9Coronary Artery Disease147
Ch. 10Traumatic Brain Injury165
Ch. 11Spinal Cord Injury176
Ch. 12Burns205
Ch. 13Progressive Neurological Disorders218
Ch. 14Rheumatoid Arthritis230
Ch. 15Orthopaedics268
Ch. 16Chronic Pain279
Ch. 17Diabetes298
Glossary311
App. IUniform Terminology for Occupation Therapy: Third Edition341
App. IIMedications349
Index357

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