A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation

Now in its third edition, this trusted clinical guide enables both the busy practitioner and student to review or to learn about a range of pathologies, conditions, examinations, diagnostic procedures, and interventions that can be effectively used in the physical rehabilitation of older people. It presents a broad overview of age-related physiological changes as well as specific professional discipline perspectives. Organized into eleven distinct and interrelated units, the first unit begins with key anatomical and physiological considerations seen with aging which have significant impact on the older person. The second and third units go on to review important aging-related conditions and disorders of the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular/neurological systems respectively. Neoplasms commonly encountered in older people are the focus of the fourth unit; while aging-related conditions of the cardiovascular, pulmonary, integumentary and sensory systems are presented in units five through seven. Unit eight highlights a range of specific clinical problems and conditions commonly encountered with older patients. Critically, all of these units emphasize important examination and diagnostic procedures needed for a thorough evaluation and stress interventions that can be of significant benefit to the older patient. The ninth unit presents select physical therapeutic interventions that are especially important in managing rehabilitative care. Key societal issues related to aging are discussed in the tenth unit. Finally, the concluding eleventh unit focuses on the successful rehabilitation team that includes both professional and non-professional caregiver members. A trusted guide to the conditions and problems faced when evaluating and treating geriatric patients Extensive coverage over 84 chapters, each written by an expert in the field Includes imaging, vision and the aging ear Cross-referenced - providing the complexity and inter-relatedness of co-morbidities common to aging patients Collaborative international perspective Chapters on the aging spine; frailty; safe pilates for bone health; health care for older people Additional renowned editor - Ronald W. Scott Revised title to reflect the comprehensive scope of content covered (previously entitled Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual)

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  • Author : Timothy L. Kauffman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 528 pages
  • ISBN : 0702060585
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation

A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : Timothy L. Kauffman,Ronald W. Scott,John O. Barr,Michael L. Moran
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 September 2014
GET THIS BOOKA Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation

Now in its third edition, this trusted clinical guide enables both the busy practitioner and student to review or to learn about a range of pathologies, conditions, examinations, diagnostic procedures, and interventions that can be effectively used in the physical rehabilitation of older people. It presents a broad overview of age-related physiological changes as well as specific professional discipline perspectives. Organized into eleven distinct and interrelated units, the first unit begins with key anatomical and physiological considerations seen with aging

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual

Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual
  • Author : Timothy L. Kauffman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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This manual gives step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and treatment of geriatric diseases and disorders. It covers incidence of disorders, diagnostic tests, associated diagnoses, clinical implications for mobility, and rehabilitation techniques. It offers a broad overview of the effects of aging on all body systems. Special geriatric considerations for laboratory assessment, thermoregulations, and pharmacology are also discussed. This manual is a resource for all training clinicians in geriatric care and is a quick-reference guide for students and practitioners in this

Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : David X. Cifu,Henry L. Lew,Mooyeon Oh-Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 20 January 2018
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Rehabilitation of the geriatric patient poses a unique set of challenges and conditions often not seen in younger patients, but which are common among older adults. This quick, practical resource helps physiatrists and other members of the rehabilitation team overcome these challenges, covering the wide range of topics necessary to provide the highest level of care to this rapidly increasing population. Presents practical guidance on arthritis and joint replacement, polypharmacy and mobility, swallowing dysfunction, nutritional recommendations, psychiatric and cognitive disorders,

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Author : Andrew A. Guccione
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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This valued resource for physical therapists provides a comprehensive overview of geriatric physical therapy for physical therapy students as well as practitioners. Thoroughly revised and updated, it provides the latest information on geriatric health care, such as managed care/Medicare/Medicaid, reimbursement issues, conservative pain management techniques, pharmacology, and new material on home care, osteoarthritis, nutrition, and family issues. It includes five new chapters: Ventilation and Respiratory Dysfunction in the Older Adult, Strength Training in the Elderly, Functional Training in

Advanced Age Geriatric Care

Advanced Age Geriatric Care
  • Author : Nages Nagaratnam,Kujan Nagaratnam,Gary Cheuk
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 26 November 2018
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As the Baby Boomers age, concerns over healthcare systems' abilities to accommodate geriatric patients grow increasingly challenging. This is especially true with the population deemed to be “the oldest of the old,” specifically those over the age of 85. Unlike any other time in history, this demographic is the fastest growing segment of most developed countries. In the United States the oldest old is projected to double from 4.3 million to 9.6 million by 2030. The increased life expectancy of the population since the

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E-Book

A Comprehensive Guide to Rehabilitation of the Older Patient E-Book
  • Author : Shane O'Hanlon,Marie Smith
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 17 November 2020
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This book will help all health professionals involved in the rehabilitation of older people to provide their patients with the highest possible quality of life and autonomy. Expanded and rewritten by a diverse team of authors, the text is suitable for doctors in all specialties that see older patients, as well as nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, dietitians, speech and language therapists/pathologists, physician associates/assistants, healthcare assistants, and many others including patients, family members and students. The book is

Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : Jennifer M. Bottomley,Carole Bernstein Lewis
  • Publisher : Appleton & Lange
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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"This completely updated third edition of Geriatric Rehabilitation provides a comprehensive look at the specific needs of elderly patients and the practical components of their rehabilitation. The new reader-friendly format and improved illustrations enhance the overall learning experience and help to clearly convey the essential theoretical and clinical points."--BOOK JACKET.

Geriatric Rehabilitation

Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Author : Jennifer Bottomley
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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As the aging population continues to increase, so does the need for a text specific to the specialized care of the elderly patient as it applies to the physical therapist assistant student, faculty, and clinician. Geriatric Rehabilitation: A Textbook for the Physical Therapist Assistant, recognizes the growing role of the PTA in a variety of heath care settings from acute to home to long-term care settings, to name a few. Inside Geriatric Rehabilitation, Dr. Jennifer Bottomley, along with her contributors,

The Merck Manual Of Health & Aging

The Merck Manual Of Health & Aging
  • Author : Mark H. Beers,Thomas V. Jones, M.D.
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release : 01 December 2005
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Discusses the physical effects of aging, examines issues of caregiving and medical care for older adults, covers medical conditions and diseases likely to affect older people, and addresses a range of key social, ethical, and legal issues related to aging. Simultaneous.

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients
  • Author : Stefano Masiero,Ugo Carraro
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 September 2017
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This book clearly explains when and how different rehabilitation techniques should be applied in the aging patient, thereby enabling readers to identify and apply those rehabilitation strategies that will maximize quality of life and functional independence in individual cases. It is specifically designed for ease of consultation and rapid retrieval of the information most relevant to clinical practice. Prominence is given to the benefits of a multidisciplinary approach to rehabilitation, with discussion of a very wide range of aspects of

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Author : Carole Bernstein Lewis,Jennifer M. Bottomley
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release : 22 January 1994
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This compilation of up-to-date information provides physical therapists with clinical information for the care of geriatric patients in one comprehensive source. Physical therapy practitioners and students wishing to specialize in geriatrics will be provided with the advanced applied science of normal and pathological aging, clinical problems, implications for therapeutic interventions, and considerations specific to the elderly.

Textbook of Geriatric Dentistry

Textbook of Geriatric Dentistry
  • Author : Poul Holm-Pedersen,Angus W. G. Walls,Jonathan A. Ship
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 August 2015
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Long considered the premier book on the subject, the third edition of Textbook of Geriatric Dentistry captures the major advancements in the field since the second edition published over a decade ago. The presentation of the book reveals the increasing prominence of gerodontology, alongside its heightened connections with related fields, particularly restorative dentistry. The structure of the new edition has been modernized considerably. Many of the physiological and gerontological aspects have been condensed into the clinical chapters. Color images are

Basic Geriatric Nursing - E-Book

Basic Geriatric Nursing - E-Book
  • Author : Patricia A. Williams
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 30 July 2019
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Prepare for a successful career in caring for geriatric populations! Williams’ Basic Geriatric Nursing, 7th edition is an easy-to-read text which presents the theories and concepts of aging along with appropriate nursing interventions. This comprehensive book helps you understand the unique physiologic and psychosocial changes that affect the elderly adult. Threaded throughout this new edition are practical QSEN boxes and Nurse Alert features, which highlight safety, cultural considerations, health promotion, coordinated care, and home care specific to elderly patients. In

Pain Management and Palliative Care

Pain Management and Palliative Care
  • Author : Kimberly A. Sackheim
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 09 December 2015
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This comprehensive book covers the knowledge needed to diagnosis and treat patients with acute and chronic pain. Sections dedicated to patient evaluation, medication management, treating patients with more complex circumstances and interventional management provide clinically-relevant information on an array of topics relevant to both the generalist and specialist. Some sections being organized in a diagnosis based approach help to focus on these topics and serve as a quick reference. A practical and easy-to-use guide, Pain Management and Palliative Care provides