Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation / Edition 2

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation / Edition 2

by Randall L. Braddom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721680763

ISBN-13: 9780721680767

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Access today's best physiatry knowledge and techniques with this full-color new edition of Dr. Braddom's masterfully organized reference! A multitude of international experts document all of the latest advances and techniques, while maintaining the unsurpassed authority, accuracy, and ease of reference-as well as the manageable size and affordable cost-that readers

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Access today's best physiatry knowledge and techniques with this full-color new edition of Dr. Braddom's masterfully organized reference! A multitude of international experts document all of the latest advances and techniques, while maintaining the unsurpassed authority, accuracy, and ease of reference-as well as the manageable size and affordable cost-that readers have always appreciated.

  • Every chapter has been meticulously edited by Dr. Braddom and his associates for consistency, succinctness, and readability.
  • The importance of each topic is mirrored by length of its coverage, giving you more information on the issues that concern you most.
  • A consistent chapter organization delivers all the content you need in a logical, practical manner.


  • A new full-color page format makes the book easier than ever to use.
  • Expanded material on sensory rehabilitation • interventional procedures • critical thinking in, and complications resulting from, alternative medicine • acupuncture • imaging • pharmacology • and manual medicine results in the most complete, well-rounded coverage of the field.
  • Every chapter has been thoroughly updated, 50% have been totally rewritten, and 2 new ones have been added-including Integrative Medicine in Rehabilitation and Interventional Pain Management Procedures-to reflect the very latest knowledge in the field.
  • Evidence-based practice guidelines are featured wherever possible.
  • Pediatric considerations are incorporated throughout.
  • Completely redrawn artwork and illustrations make every concept and technique easier to grasp.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721680767
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1435
Product dimensions:
8.86(w) x 11.31(h) x 2.55(d)

Table of Contents

Sect. IEvaluation
Ch. 1Physiatric History and Examination3
Ch. 2Examination of the Pediatric Patient46
Ch. 3Adult Communication Disorders55
Ch. 4Psychological Perspectives on Rehabilitation: Contemporary Assessment and Intervention Strategies75
Ch. 5Gait Analysis: Technology and Clinical Applications93
Ch. 6Practical Aspects of Impairment Rating and Disability Determination109
Ch. 7Neurological and Musculoskeletal Imaging Studies125
Ch. 8Quality and Outcome Measures for Medical Rehabilitation151
Ch. 9Research in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation165
Ch. 10Electrodiagnostic Medicine I: Basic Aspects185
Ch. 11Electrodiagnostic Medicine II: Clinical Evaluation and Findings213
Ch. 12Electrodiagnostic Medicine III: Case Studies236
Sect. IITreatment Techniques and Special Equipment
Ch. 13Upper Limb Amputee Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Restoration263
Ch. 14Lower Limb Prostheses279
Ch. 15Upper Limb Orthotic Devices311
Ch. 16Lower Limb Orthoses326
Ch. 17Spinal Orthoses in Rehabilitation353
Ch. 18Prescription of Wheelchairs and Seating Systems370
Ch. 19Therapeutic Exercise392
Ch. 20Manipulation, Traction, and Massage413
Ch. 21Physical Agent Modalities440
Ch. 22Electrical Stimulation459
Ch. 23Computer Assistive Devices and Environmental Controls488
Ch. 24Joint and Soft Tissue Injection Techniques498
Sect. IIICommon Clinical Problems in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ch. 25Achieving Functional Independence517
Ch. 26Rehabilitation of Patients with Swallowing Disorders535
Ch. 27Management of Bladder Dysfunction561
Ch. 28Neurogenic Bowel: Dysfunction and Management579
Ch. 29Spasticity592
Ch. 30Sexuality Issues in Persons with Disabilities616
Ch. 31Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers and Other Chronic Wounds645
Ch. 32Cardiac Rehabilitation665
Ch. 33Concepts in Pulmonary Rehabilitation687
Ch. 34Deconditioning, Conditioning, and the Benefits of Exercise702
Ch. 35Employment of Persons with Disabilities727
Sect. IVIssues in Specific Diagnoses in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ch. 36Rehabilitation of Patients with Rheumatological Disorders743
Ch. 37Assessment and Treatment of Cervical Spine Disorders762
Ch. 38Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes792
Ch. 39Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Lower Limbs818
Ch. 40Low Back Pain and Disorders of the Lumbar Spine853
Ch. 41Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis894
Ch. 42Chronic Pain Syndromes: Evaluation and Treatment913
Ch. 43The Diagnosis and Treatment of Muscle Pain Syndromes934
Ch. 44Concepts in Sports Medicine957
Ch. 45Occupational Rehabilitation984
Ch. 46Rehabilitation Concepts in Motor Neuron Diseases1006
Ch. 47Rehabilitation of Patients with Peripheral Neuropathies1024
Ch. 48Rehabilitation Concerns in Myopathies1045
Ch. 49Brain Injury Rehabilitation1073
Ch. 50Rehabilitation of Stroke Syndromes1117
Ch. 51Rehabilitation Concerns in Degenerative Movement Disorders of the Central Nervous System1164
Ch. 52Rehabilitation of Persons with Multiple Sclerosis1177
Ch. 53Rehabilitation of Children and Adults with Cerebral Palsy1191
Ch. 54Rehabilitation Concepts in Myelomeningocele1213
Ch. 55Spinal Cord Injury Medicine1230
Ch. 56Vascular Disease: Evaluation and Management1283
Ch. 57Principles of Cancer Rehabilitation1305
Ch. 58Rehabilitation of Patients with Burns1321
Ch. 59Principles of Geriatric Rehabilitation1343
Ch. 60Rehabilitation Management in Persons with AIDS and HIV Infection1369
Ch. 61Rehabilitation Aspects of Organ Transplantation1385
Index1401

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