Practical Electrotherapy: A Guide to Safe Application

Practical Electrotherapy: A Guide to Safe Application

by John Edward Fox, Tim Neil Sharp
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443068550

ISBN-13: 9780443068553

Pub. Date: 04/20/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Practical Electrotherapy is the first and only book of its kind which describes how to apply common electrotherapy modalities to a patient in the clinical setting.
The student is guided through the process from start to finish, covering all safety issues,
contraindications and precautions.
Designed with the user in mind, this manual is an invaluable

Overview

Practical Electrotherapy is the first and only book of its kind which describes how to apply common electrotherapy modalities to a patient in the clinical setting.
The student is guided through the process from start to finish, covering all safety issues,
contraindications and precautions.
Designed with the user in mind, this manual is an invaluable practical resource that saves students time and effort.

• Step by step instructions accompanied by large number of photographs
• Reference tables detailing the aims, methodology and results of research and evidence
• Observational check list to facilitate peer review and student's performance
• Space to record a simulated patient record and further notes
• Spiral bound book allows for easy, lie-flat reference
• Portable - ideal for use in the clinic and on placement

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443068553
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/20/2007
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Heating and Cooling.

i. Hydrocollator (Hot) Packs ii. Wax iii. Shortwave Diathermy (SWD)
iv. Ice

2. Electrical Stimulation

i. Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
ii. NeuroMuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES)
iii. Interferential Therapy (IFT)

3. Bio-stimulation of Tissue

i. Pulsed Shortwave Diathermy (PSWD)Or Pulsed Electromagnetic Energy (PEME)
ii. Ultrasound (U/S)
iii. Laser

4. Electrical Safety

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