Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability / Edition 2

Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability / Edition 2

by Donna R. Falvo
     
 

ISBN-10: 083421198X

ISBN-13: 9780834211988

Pub. Date: 10/26/1999

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC

Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Fourth Edition covers the medical aspects of the conditions most commonly encountered by rehabilitation, nursing, and other health professionals and discusses symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, and prognoses of these conditions  See more details below

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Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Fourth Edition covers the medical aspects of the conditions most commonly encountered by rehabilitation, nursing, and other health professionals and discusses symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, and prognoses of these conditions

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834211988
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
10/26/1999
Series:
Allied Health Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.48(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Conceptualizing Chronic Illness and Disability 1

Ch. 2 Psychosocial and Functional Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability 9

Ch. 3 Conditions of the Nervous System: Part I 35

Ch. 4 Conditions of the Nervous System: Part II - Spinal Cord, Peripheral Nervous System, and Neuromuscular Conditions 91

Ch. 5 Conditions of the Eye and Blindness 141

Ch. 6 Hearing Loss and Deafness 163

Ch. 7 Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 195

Ch. 8 Psychiatric Disabilities 221

Ch. 9 Conditions Related to Substance Use 261

Ch. 10 Conditions of the Blood and Immune System 293

Ch. 11 Endocrine Conditions 333

Ch. 12 Conditions of the Gastrointestinal System 353

Ch. 13 Cardiovascular Conditions 379

Ch. 14 Conditions of the Respiratory (Pulmonary) System 411

Ch. 15 Kidney and Urinary Tract Conditions 445

Ch. 16 Conditions of the Musculoskeletal System 475

Ch. 17 Skin Conditions, Burns, and Facial Disfigurement 525

Ch. 18 Cancers 545

Ch. 19 Assistive Technology 575

Ch. 20 Financing, Delivery, and Allocation for Rehabilitation Services in the United States Michael Landry Landry, Michael 589

App. A Medical Terminology 601

App. B Glossary of Medical Terms 605

App. C Medications 623

App. D Glossary of Diagnostic Procedures 627

Index 633

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