Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review / Edition 1

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review / Edition 1

by Sara J. Cuccurullo
     
 

In 11 chapters loaded with photographs and line drawings, contributors focus on information most likely to be needed for physical medicine and rehabilitation board certification exams. They start by describing the administration, structure, and basic contents of the board exams. They continue with chapters on stroke; traumatic brain injury; rheumatology;… See more details below

Overview

In 11 chapters loaded with photographs and line drawings, contributors focus on information most likely to be needed for physical medicine and rehabilitation board certification exams. They start by describing the administration, structure, and basic contents of the board exams. They continue with chapters on stroke; traumatic brain injury; rheumatology; musculoskeletal medicine; electrodiagnostic medicine and clinical neuromuscular physiology; prosthetics and orthotics; spinal cord injuries; physical modalities, therapeutic exercise, extended bed rest, and effects of aging; pulmonary, cardiac and cancer rehabilitation; pediatric rehabilitation; and associated topics such as spasticity, movement disorders, wheelchairs, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, and burns. Each chapter has a list of references for further study. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781888799453
Publisher:
Demos Medical Publishing, LLC
Publication date:
04/03/2003
Pages:
848
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction : board certification
1Stroke1
2Traumatic brain injury47
3Rheumatology81
4Musculoskeletal medicine131
5Electrodiagnostic medicine and clinical neuromuscular physiology295
6Prosthetics and orthotics409
7Spinal cord injuries489
8Physical modalities, therapeutic exercise, extended bedrest, and aging effects553
9Pulmonary/cardiac/cancer585
10Pediatric rehabilitation645
11Associated topics in physical medicine and rehabilitation
Epilogue803

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