Therapeutic Exercise: Moving Toward Function / Edition 2

Therapeutic Exercise: Moving Toward Function / Edition 2

by Carrie M. Hall, Lori Thein Brody
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781741351

ISBN-13: 9780781741354

Pub. Date: 10/01/2004

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Therapeutic Exercise: Moving Toward Function, Second Edition provides a conceptual framework for learning how to make clinical decisions regarding the prescription of the therapeutic exercise—from deciding which exercise(s) to teach, to how to teach them, to the dosage required for the best possible outcome. Throughout this text, readers will learn

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Therapeutic Exercise: Moving Toward Function, Second Edition provides a conceptual framework for learning how to make clinical decisions regarding the prescription of the therapeutic exercise—from deciding which exercise(s) to teach, to how to teach them, to the dosage required for the best possible outcome. Throughout this text, readers will learn how to treat, with the use of therapeutic exercise and related interventions, the impairments that correlate to functional limitations and the disability and to work toward the most optimal function possible.

Features—

  • Terminology follows that used in the APTA's "Guide to Physical Therapy Practice" to help the reader master the official language of the field
  • New chapters on the Prevention and the Promotion of Health, Wellness, and Fitness; and Impaired Aerobic Capacity and Endurance
  • New coverage of joint mobilization, with detailed techniques
  • Self-Management boxes provide step-by-step exercises written directly for the client
  • Patient-Related Instruction boxes address patient education issues, with tips on enhancing communication and compliance
  • Includes a sample complete intervention to encourage an understanding of the importance of encompassing the total body when prescribing therapeutic exercise
  • Plus fully updated literature review and evidence-based data

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781741354
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/01/2004
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
787
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

FOUNDATIONS OF THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE

Introduction to Therapeutic Exercise and the Expanded Disablement Model

Patient Management

Principles of Self-Management and Exercise Instruction

NEW CHAPTER! Prevention and the Promotion of Health, Wellness, and Fitness

PHYSIOLOGIC IMPAIRMENTS AND THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE

Impaired Muscle Performance

NEW CHAPTER! Impaired Aerobic Capacity/Endurance

Impaired Range of Motion and Joint Mobility

Impaired Balance

Impaired Posture

Pain

SPECIAL PHYSIOLOGIC CONSIDERATIONS IN THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE

Soft Tissue Injury and Postoperative Treatment

Therapeutic Exercise for Arthritis

Therapeutic Exercise for Fybromyalgia Syndrome and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Therapeutic Exercise in Obstetrics

SAMPLE SPECIALTIES OF THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE INTERVENTION

Closed Kinetic Chain Training

Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation

Aquatic Physical Therapy

FUNCTIONAL APPROACH TO THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE OF THE LOWER EXTREMITIES

The Lumbopelvic Region

The Pelvic Floor

The Hip

The Knee

The Ankle/Foot

FUNCTIONAL APPROACH TO THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE FOR THE UPPER EXTREMITIES

The Temporomandibular Joint

The Cervical Spine

The Thoracic Spine

The Shoulder Girdle

The Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, and Hand

CASE STUDIES

Appendix 1: Red Flags—Recognizing Signs and Symptoms

Appendix 2: Red Flags—Potentially Serious Symptoms and Signs in Exercising Patients

Index

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