The Rehabilitation Specialist's Handbook / Edition 2

The Rehabilitation Specialist's Handbook / Edition 2

by Jules M. Rothstein, Jules M. Rothstein, Serge H. Roy, Serge H. Roy
     
 

This handbook for rehabilitation specialists covers the basic medical knowledge of the field and provides useful reference tables and conversion charts. For the new edition of this handbook, Rothstein (U. of Illinois Hospital), Roy (Boston U.), and Wolf (Emory U.) have added a new section on Geriatrics and substantially revised the section on outcome measures. Drawn… See more details below

Overview

This handbook for rehabilitation specialists covers the basic medical knowledge of the field and provides useful reference tables and conversion charts. For the new edition of this handbook, Rothstein (U. of Illinois Hospital), Roy (Boston U.), and Wolf (Emory U.) have added a new section on Geriatrics and substantially revised the section on outcome measures. Drawn illustrations are used liberally throughout the text. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803600478
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
07/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1267
Product dimensions:
4.56(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.75(d)

Table of Contents

1Americans with Disabilities Act and Accessibility Issues (Including Wheelchair Information)1
2Musculoskeletal Anatomy, Orthopedics, and Orthopedic Therapy63
3Neuroanatomy, Neurology, and Neurologic Therapy233
4General and Visceral Anatomy487
5Pulmonary Anatomy and Pulmonary Therapy493
6Vascular Anatomy, Cardiology, and Cardiac Rehabilitation543
7Pediatrics683
8Geriatrics715
9Measurement, Assessment, and Outcomes739
10Kinesiology777
11Gait789
12Prosthetics and Orthotics821
13Psychology and Psychiatry863
14Electromagnetic, Thermal Modalities, and Electrotherapy887
15Massage and Soft-Tissue Techniques929
16General Medicine (Including Oncology)945
17Pharmacology1047
18Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)1073
19Burns1113
20Reference Tables and Conversion Charts1127
21Translations: Useful Expressions1161
AppendixFirst Aid1215
Index1223
Illustration Credits1265

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