Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy: An Evidence-based Approach / Edition 1

Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy: An Evidence-based Approach / Edition 1

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Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy: An Evidence-based Approach / Edition 1

Designed for the required cardiovascular and pulmonary physical therapy course in the physical therapy curriculum. This evidence-based approach to cardiovascular and pulmonary physical therapy reviews essential background knowledge, thoroughly explains exercise principles, and makes applications to each of the APTA-approved practice patterns. Includes a thorough review of exercise physiology. A CD-ROM accompanies the book.

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ISBN-13: 9780071360487
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 03/17/2004
Edition description: BK&CD-ROM
Pages: 720
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.77(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1Introduction1
1.History of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation3
2.History and Use of the Guide15
Part 2Basic Medical Science33
3.Essentials of Exercise Physiology35
4.Anatomy of the Cardiopulmonary System73
5.Physiology of the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Systems95
6.Cardiovascular Pathophysiology123
7.Pulmonary Pathology151
Part 3Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Assessment219
9.Pulmonary Evaluation221
10.Cardiovascular Evaluation273
12.Evaluation of Patient Intolerance to Exercise361
Part 4Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease as Co-Morbidity379
13.Cardiopulmonary Concerns in the Patient with Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Deficits: An Evidence-Based Approach381
14.Cardiopulmonary Concerns in the Patient with Neurological Deficits: An Evidence-Based Approach395
Part 5Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Interventions423
15.Physical Therapy Associated with Primary Prevention, Risk Reduction, and Deconditioning425
16.Physical Therapy Associated With Airway Clearance Dysfunction463
17.Physical Therapy Associated With Cardiovascular Pump Dysfunction and Failure493
18.Physical Therapy Associated With Respiratory Failure541
19.Physical Therapy Associated With Ventilatory Pump Dysfunction and Failure593
20.Physical Therapy Associated With Respiratory Failure in the Neonate647
21.Physical Therapy Associated With Lymphatic System Disorders667
Part 6Conclusion693
22.The Future of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation695

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