Occupational Therapy: Practice Skills for Physical Dysfunction / Edition 4

Occupational Therapy: Practice Skills for Physical Dysfunction / Edition 4

by Lorraine Williams Pedretti
     
 

This classic text introduces the reader to important changes in clinical technology and in the scope of occupational therapy practice that have occurred in recent years. It is organized according to the occupational process of evaluation, treatment planning, treatment methods and treatment application. The updated content is arranged within the context of the… See more details below

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This classic text introduces the reader to important changes in clinical technology and in the scope of occupational therapy practice that have occurred in recent years. It is organized according to the occupational process of evaluation, treatment planning, treatment methods and treatment application. The updated content is arranged within the context of the occupational performance model, and addresses the evaluation and treatment of performance areas and performance components. New information on trends in health care, funding, documentation, assistive technology, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815168126
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
876
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 11.18(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IFoundations for Treatment of Physical Dysfunction1
1Occupational Performance: A Model for Practice in Physical Dysfunction3
2History and Trends in Treatment Methods13
3Occupational Therapy and Health Care Reform23
4Occupational Therapy Evaluation and Assessment of Physical Dysfunction35
5Treatment Planning43
6Documentation of Occupational Therapy Services55
7Motor Learning and Teaching Activities in Occupational Therapy65
Pt. IIEvaluation and Treatment: The Performance Components77
8Evaluation of Joint Range of Motion79
9Evaluation of Muscle Strength109
10Evaluation of Motor Control151
11Dysphagia: Evaluation and Treatment165
12Evaluation and Treatment of Visual Deficits193
13Evaluation of Sensation and Treatment of Sensory Dysfunction213
14Evaluation and Treatment of Perceptual and Perceptual Motor Deficits231
15Evaluation and Treatment of Cognitive Dysfunction241
16The Social and Psychological Experience of Having a Disability: Implications for Occupational Therapists253
17Issues of Sexuality with Physical Dysfunction275
Pt. IIIEvaluation and Treatment: Performance Areas and Performance Components291
18Therapeutic Modalities293
19Orthotics319
20Neurophysiology for the Sensorimotor Approaches to Treatment351
21The Rood Approach to Treatment of Neuromuscular Dysfunction377
22Movement Therapy: The Brunnstrom Approach to Treatment of Hemiplegia401
23The Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Approach417
24Neurodevelopmental Treatment of Adult Hemiplegia: The Bobath Approach435
25The Affolter Approach to Treatment: A Perceptual-Cognitive Perspective of Function451
26Activities of Daily Living463
27Wheelchair Assessment and Transfers507
28Electronic Assistive Technologies in Occupational Therapy Practice527
29Americans with Disabilities Act: Accommodlating Persons with Disabilities541
30Work Evaluation and Work Hardening553
Pt. IVTreatment Applications565
31Upper Extremity Amputations and Prosthetics567
32Lower Extremity Amputations and Prosthetics599
33Burns and Burn Rehabilitation613
34Rheumatoid Arthritis639
35Hand Injuries661
36Cardiac Dysfunction693
37Low Back Pain715
38Hip Fractures and Total Hip Replacement735
39Motor Unit Dysfunction747
40Spinal Cord Injury765
41Cerebral Vascular Accident785
42Traumatic Brain Injury807
43Degenerative Diseases of the Central Nervous System837

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