Practical Physiotherapy with Older People by Lucinda Smyth, Pat Smith, Rowena Kinsman, Helen Ransome |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Practical Physiotherapy with Older People

Practical Physiotherapy with Older People

by Lucinda Smyth, Pat Smith, Rowena Kinsman, Helen Ransome
     
 
This handbook for physiotherapists gives guidance and insight into the treatment of elderly people. It deals with physiotherapy and the patient as an individual, relationships with other health professionals, health maintenance and the quality of care with advice on its achievement.

Although the term " elderly" in this book is used as a universal label for people

Overview

This handbook for physiotherapists gives guidance and insight into the treatment of elderly people. It deals with physiotherapy and the patient as an individual, relationships with other health professionals, health maintenance and the quality of care with advice on its achievement.

Although the term " elderly" in this book is used as a universal label for people aged over 65 years, they do not conform to type.

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A how-to-do-it guide for physiotherapists working with older people focuses on the physiotherapist's approach to both tackling problems and improving the patient's quality of life. Of use in patient assessment and treatment, long-term health care and the evaluation of practice. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780412335808
Publisher:
Chapman & Hall
Publication date:
02/01/1990
Series:
Therapy in Practice Series, #14
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.38(d)

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