ISBN-10:
0071737693
ISBN-13:
2900071737691
Pub. Date:
04/04/2011
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation / Edition 4

Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation / Edition 4

by William Prentice
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    ISBN-13: 2900071737691
    Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
    Publication date: 04/04/2011
    Edition description: List
    Pages: 624
    Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

    About the Author

    Author Profile

    William E. Prentice, PhD, ATC., PT

    Professor, Coordinator of Sports Medicine Program

    Department of Exercise and Sport Science

    University of North Carolina

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Bill Prentice, PhD, PT, ATC has been Coordinator of the Athletic Training specialization at the University of North Carolina since 1980 and is a Professor in the Department of Exercise and Sport Science. Dr. Prentice is recognized as an author, educator, and clinician.
    He served for ten years as the Director of Sports Medicine Education for the Healthsouth Corporation, and is the author of nine textbooks and more than 75 journal articles.
    He has received numerous awards, and was inducted into the National Athletic Trainers Association's Hall of Fame in 2004.

    Table of Contents

    Part I: Foundations of Therapeutic Modalities; Chapter 1. The Science of Therapeutic Modalities; Chapter 2. The Healing Process and Guidelines for Using Therapeutic Modalities; Chapter 3. The Role of Therapeutic Modalities in Wound Healing; Chapter 4. Managing Pain with Therapeutic Modalities; Part II: Electrical Modalities; Chapter 5. Basic Principles of Electricity; Chapter 6. Electrical Stimulating Currents; Chapter 7. Iontophoresis; Chapter 8. Biofeedback; Chapter 9. Principles of Electrophysiologic Evaluation and Testing; Part III: Thermal Modalities; Chapter 10. Shortwave and Microwave Diathermy; Chapter 11. Infrared Modalities; Chapter 12. Therapeutic Ultrasound; Part IV: Light Therapy; Chapter 13. Low-Level Laser Therapy; Chapter 14. Ultraviolet Therapy; Part V: Mechanical Modalities; Chapter 15. Spinal Traction;Chapter 16. Intermittent Compression Devices; Part VI: Other Modalities; Chapter 17. Therapeutic Massage; Chapter 18. Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy; Part VII: Summary; Chapter 19. The Physiologic Effects of Therapeutic Modality Intervention on the Body Systems; Appendix A-1. Locations of the Motor Points; Appendix A-2. Units of Measure

    Author Profile

    William E. Prentice, PhD, ATC., PT

    Professor, Coordinator of Sports Medicine Program

    Department of Exercise and Sport Science

    University of North Carolina

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Bill Prentice, PhD, PT, ATC has been Coordinator of the Athletic Training specialization at the University of North Carolina since 1980 and is a Professor in the Department of Exercise and Sport Science. Dr. Prentice is recognized as an author, educator, and clinician.

    He served for ten years as the Director of Sports Medicine Education for the Healthsouth Corporation, and is the author of nine textbooks and more than 75 journal articles.

    He has received numerous awards, and was inducted into the National Athletic Trainers Association's Hall of Fame in 2004.

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