Principles and Practice of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy / Edition 3

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This classic text is the third edition of Frownfelter's CHEST PHYSICAL THERAPY AND PULMONARY REHABILITATION. This edition offers an enhanced scientific perspective with a strong editorial foundation and retains the readability and clear organization of previous editions. It is visually appealing with over 400 illustrations and a user-friendly format. each chapter includes a list of key terms and a set of review questions. A glossary follows the text. In sync with the latest developments in cardiopulmonary physical therapy, the content is unified by the underlying theme of oxygen transport.

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780815133407
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 2/1/1996
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 832
  • Product dimensions: 7.34 (w) x 9.68 (h) x 1.36 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Oxygen Transport: The Basis for Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy 3
Ch. 2 Cardiopulmonary Anatomy 23
Ch. 3 Cardiopulmonary Physiology 53
Ch. 4 Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology 71
Ch. 5 Cardiopulmonary Manifestations of Systemic Conditions 99
Ch. 6 Measurement and Documentation 117
Ch. 7 History 127
Ch. 8 Pulmonary Function Tests 145
Ch. 9 Arterial Blood Gases 153
Ch. 10 Principles of Chest X-ray Interpretation 159
Ch. 11 Electrocardiogram Identification 169
Ch. 12 Multisystem Assessment and Laboratory Investigations 189
Ch. 13 Special Tests 197
Ch. 14 Clinical Assessment of the Cardiopulmonary System 209
Ch. 15 Monitoring Systems in the Intensive Care Unit 229
Ch. 16 Optimizing Treatment Prescription: Relating Treatment to the Underlying Pathophysiology 251
Ch. 17 Mobilization and Exercise 265
Ch. 18 Body Positioning 299
Ch. 19 Physiological Basis for Airway Clearance Techniques 321
Ch. 20 Clinical Application of Airway Clearance Techniques 339
Ch. 21 Facilitating Airway Clearance With Coughing Techniques 367
Ch. 22 Facilitating Ventilatory Patterns and Breathing Strategies 383
Ch. 23 Exercise Testing and Training: Primary Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction 417
Ch. 24 Exercise Testing and Training: Secondary Cardiovascular Dysfunction 425
Ch. 25 Respiratory Muscle Weakness and Training 443
Ch. 26 Patient Education 453
Ch. 27 Acute Medical Conditions 469
Ch. 28 Acute Surgical Conditions 495
Ch. 29 Chronic Primary Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction 513
Ch. 30 Chronic Secondary Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction 567
Ch. 31 Comprehensive Patient Management in the Intensive Care Unit 567
Ch. 32 Intensive Care Unit Management of Primary Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction 579
Ch. 33 Intensive Care Unit Management of Secondary Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction 599
Ch. 34 Complications, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Shock, Sepsis, and Multiorgan System Failure 617
Ch. 35 The Neonatal and Pediatric Patient 635
Ch. 36 The Aging Patient 669
Ch. 37 The Patient With Neuromuscular and Musculoskeletal Dysfunction 679
Ch. 38 The Transplant Patient 703
Ch. 39 The Patient in the Community 721
Ch. 40 The Art of Positioning and Moving Patients 737
Ch. 41 Respiratory Care Practice Review 749
Ch. 42 Care of the Patient With an Artificial Airway 761
Ch. 43 Respiratory and Cardiovascular Drug Actions 775
Glossary G1
Index I1
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