Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy / Edition 5

Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy / Edition 5

by Karen, Ed. Jacobs Ed., Laela Jacobs
     
 

ISBN-10: 1556428650

ISBN-13: 9781556428654

Pub. Date: 04/01/2009

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

A leading resource for over a decade, Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy has provided occupational therapy professionals and students with pertinent information right at their fingertips. Revised and updated into a Fifth Edition, this pocket size resource includes the latest information in the field of occupational therapy. Within the Fifth Edition

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A leading resource for over a decade, Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy has provided occupational therapy professionals and students with pertinent information right at their fingertips. Revised and updated into a Fifth Edition, this pocket size resource includes the latest information in the field of occupational therapy. Within the Fifth Edition of Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy, over 3,800 terms are defined (over 250 more than last edition) and 61 appendices are included (including 7 new). Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy, Fifth Edition by Dr. Karen Jacobs and Laela Jacobs is the only comprehensive dictionary available specifically for occupational therapy. The handy dictionary provides a quick reference to words, their definitions, and important resources that are used in daily practice and academic training. Its convenient size makes it easy to use whether you're in the clinic or at school. Features of the Fifth Edition: Glossary of terms from the American Occupational Therapy Association's Occupational Therapy Practice Framework 2 Terms from occupational science Glossary of terms from the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists' Enabling Occupation II Expanded and updated appendices more user-friendly! Some New Appendices Include: Burn chart Rule of Nines Positive language Nutrition basics Visual impairment Definitions of occupational therapy Occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistants, clinicians, faculty and students will benefit from the easy-to-use format and updated information that Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy, Fifth Edition has to offer. It is a must have for all in occupational therapy

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556428654
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
632
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 7.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Editors
Introduction

Dictionary of Terms

References

List of Appendices
Appendix 1 American Occupational Therapy
Association Occupational Therapy
Code of Ethics
Appendix 2 American Occupational Therapy
Association Guidelines to the
Occupational Therapy Code of Ethics
Appendix 3 American Occupational Therapy
Association Core Values and Attitudes
of Occupational Therapy Practice
Appendix 4 American Occupational Therapy
Association‘s Past Presidents
Appendix 5 American Occupational Therapy
Association Statements
Appendix 6 International Classification of
Functioning, Disability, and Health
Appendix 7 Frames of Reference Used in
Occupational Therapy
Appendix 8 Rancho Los Amigos Scales of
Cognitive Functioning
Appendix 9 Definitions of Occupational Therapy
Appendix 10 Glossary and Definitions of Terms
Used in the Initial Health Assessment/
Refugee Health Assessment
Appendix 11 Levels of Assistance
Appendix 12 Diseases, Pathologies, and Syndromes
Defined
Appendix 13 Laboratory Values
Appendix 14 Metabolic Equivalent (MET) Values for
Activity and Exercise
Appendix 15 Guidelines for Blood Pressure
Management in Adults and
Target Heart Rate
Appendix 16 Brunnstrom‘s Stages of Recovery
Appendix 17 Classifications of Seizures and Epilepsy
Appendix 18 Stages of Alzheimer Disease
Appendix 19 Stages of Decubitus Ulcers
Appendix 20 Growth and Development in
Early Childhood
Appendix 21 Splints
Appendix 22 Burn Chart—Rule of Nines
Appendix 23 Visual Impairment
Appendix 24 Nutrition Basics
Appendix 25 Adaptive Nutrition
Appendix 26 Wheelchair Measurement Procedures
Appendix 27 Dermatomes
Appendix 28 Cranial Nerves
Appendix 29 Bones of the Body
Appendix 30 Muscles of the Body
Appendix 31 Muscles: Origin/Insertion/
Action—Innervation—Blood Supply
Appendix 32 Manual Muscle Testing
Appendix 33 Range of Motion
Appendix 34 Range of Motion: Illustrations
Appendix 35 Reflex/Reaction
Appendix 36 Total Hip Precautions
Appendix 37 Functional Abilities by Spinal Cord
Injury Level
Appendix 38 Grasp and Pinch Averages
Appendix 39 Grading Edema
Appendix 40 Grading for Balance: Graded Posture
Movement Ability of Individual
Appendix 41 Pharmacology
Appendix 42 Acronyms and Abbreviations: General
Appendix 43 Acronyms: Evaluations
Appendix 44 Acronyms: Organizational
Appendix 45 Medical Roots Terminology
Appendix 46 Symbols
Appendix 47 Metric System
Appendix 48 Metric and English Conversion
Appendix 49 Statistics: Basic
Appendix 50 Weights and Measures
Appendix 51 Workstation Checklist
Appendix 52 Positive Language
Appendix 53 Braille Alphabet
Appendix 54 Basic Signs and Tips for
Communicating With Individuals
With Hearing Impairments
Appendix 55 Useful German Phrases
Appendix 56 Useful German Words
Appendix 57 Useful French Phrases
Appendix 58 Useful French Words
Appendix 59 Useful Spanish Phrases
Appendix 60 Useful Spanish Words
Appendix 61 Legislation and Policy Decisions
Affecting Rehabilitation

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