Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation / Edition 3

Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation / Edition 3

by William E. Prentice
ISBN-10:
0071441239
ISBN-13:
9780071441230
Pub. Date:
05/18/2005
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The

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Overview

Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation / Edition 3

The most comprehensive book on therapeutic modalities

A Doody's Core Title!

Provides a theoretically based but practically oriented guide to the use of therapeutic modalities. Perfect for the required course in the Physical Therapy curriculum or as a clinical reference, the text features extensive use of case studies, laboratory activities, and a renown illustration program.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071441230
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 05/18/2005
Edition description: REV
Pages: 608
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.53(d)

About the Author

William E. Prentice, PhD PT ATC, is Professor and Coordinator of the Sports Medicine Program; Clinical Professor, Division of Physical Therapy, Department of Medical Allied Professions; Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, School of Medicine. He is at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Table of Contents

PART ONE FOUNDATIONS OF THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES1. THE SCIENCE OF THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES byWILLIAM E. PRENTICE2. THE HEALING PROCESS AND GUIDELINES FOR USINGTHERAPEUTIC MODALITIES by WILLIAM E. PRENTICE3. THE ROLE OF THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES IN WOUND HEALING by PAMELA E. HOUGHTON4. MANAGING PAIN WITH THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES by CRAIG R. DENEGAR and PHILLIP B. DONLEYPART TWO ELECTRICAL MODALITIES5. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRICITY by WILLIAM E. PRENTICE6. ELECTRICAL STIMULATING CURRENTS by DANIEL N. HOOKER7. IONTOPHORESIS by WILLIAM E. PRENTICE8. BIOFEEDBACK by WILLIAM E. PRENTICE9. PRINCIPLES OF ELECTROPHYSIOLOGIC EVALUATIONAND TESTING by JOHN HALLE and DAVID GREATHOUSEPART THREE THERMAL MODALITIES10. SHORTWAVE AND MICROWAVE DIATHERMY by WILLIAM E. PRENTICE and DAVID O. DRAPER11. INFRARED MODALITIES by GERALD W. BELL and WILLIAM E. PRENTICE12. THERAPEUTIC ULTRASOUND by DAVID O. DRAPER and WILLIAM E. PRENTICEPART FOUR LIGHT THERAPY13. LOW-LEVEL LASER THERAPY by ETHAN SALIBA and SUSAN FOREMAN-SALIBA14. ULTRAVIOLET THERAPY by J. MARC DAVISPART FIVE MECHANICAL MODALITIES15. SPINAL TRACTION by DANIEL N. HOOKER16. INTERMITTENT COMPRESSION DEVICES by DANIEL N. HOOKERPART SIX OTHER MODALITIES17. THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE by WILLIAM E. PRENTICE and CLAIRBETH LEHN18. EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCK WAVE THERAPY by CHARLES THIGPENPART SEVEN SUMMARY19. THE PHYSIOLOGIC EFFECTS OF THERAPEUTIC MODALITYINTERVENTION ON THE BODY SYSTEMS by ERIC SHAMUS and STANLEY H. WILSONAPPENDIX A-1. LOCATIONS OF THE MOTOR POINTSAPPENDIX A-2. UNITS OF MEASURE

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