Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

by Lyn Weiss, Jay Weiss, Thomas Pobre
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195367774

ISBN-13: 9780195367775

Pub. Date: 04/12/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and

Overview

Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful reference for practitioners.

The Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is the essential ready reference guide to the study and practice of physiatry. The full range of the specialty is covered from managing specific symptoms, injuries and disorders to pediatrics, assistive technology and the psychological and social issues associated with disability. Concisely written and generously illustrated with figures, diagrams and summary tables this is a must-have resource for any clinician in physical medicine and rehabilitation.

Why choose the Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation?

The design....
The Handbook uses a unique flexicover design that's durable and practical. Compact, light, and fits in your pocket! Also has quick reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to help provide fast answers.

The interior layout....
The Handbook is a quick reference in a small, innovative package. With one to two topics per page, it provides easy access and the emergency sections are in red to stand out. Icons throughout aid quick reference.

The information....
The Handbook succinctly covers all the essential topics in a one or two-page spread format with colored headings that break up the text and provide a logical structure for readers of all levels. Common clinical questions are answered clearly and extensively.

The history....
Oxford University Press is known around the world for excellence, tradition, and innovation. These handbooks are among the best selling in the world.

The price....
You get an extremely useful tool at a great value!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195367775
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
04/12/2010
Series:
Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine Series
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

General principles
Head and neck
Spine
Upper extremity
Lower extremity
Pain syndromes
Procedures and medications
Neurologic disorders
Rheumatologic disorders
Prosthetics
Spinal cord injury
Brain injury and stroke
Pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation
Pediatrics
Rehabilitation issues

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