Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists - E-Book

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists - E-Book
  • Author : Jaime C. Paz,Michele P. West
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 01 December 2013
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Familiarize yourself with the acute care environment with this essential guide to physical therapy practice in an acute care setting. Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists, 4th Edition helps you understand and interpret hospital protocol, safety, medical-surgical ‘lingo’, and the many aspects of patient are from the emergency department to the intensive care unit to the general ward. This restructured new edition streamlines the text into four parts— Introduction, Systems, Diagnoses, and Interventions to make the book even easier to

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists
  • Author : Jaime C. Paz,Michele P. West
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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ACUTE CARE HANDBOOK FOR PHYSICAL THERAPIESTS was originally developed to provide clinicians with a handy reference for patient care in the hospital setting. It was created primarily for physical therapy students and clinicians unfamiliar with acute care. Because of the position comments and feedback to the first edition, this second edition was written to serve the same purpose with updated information. (Preface p. xiii).

Physical Therapy in Acute Care

Physical Therapy in Acute Care
  • Author : Daniel Joseph Malone,Kathy Lee Bishop Lindsay
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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Safe and effective management is a top priority for every physical therapy student or clinician involved with patients in the acute care setting. Physical Therapy in Acute Care: A Clinician's Guide is a user-friendly, pocket-sized, evidence-based text that guides and reinforces successful acute care patient management. Physical Therapy in Acute Care provides clinicians with an understanding of the basic physiological mechanisms underlying normal function of all major organ systems, contrasted with the pathophysiology of the disease and disorders that physical

Musculoskeletal Essentials

Musculoskeletal Essentials
  • Author : Marilyn Moffat,Elaine Rosen,Sandra Rusnak-Smith
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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This book answers the call to what today's physical therapy students and clinicians are looking for when integrating the guide to physical therapist practice as it relates to the musculoskeletal system in clinical care.

Guccione's Geriatric Physical Therapy E-Book

Guccione's Geriatric Physical Therapy E-Book
  • Author : Dale Avers,Rita Wong
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 24 October 2019
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Offering a comprehensive look at physical therapy science and practice, Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy, 4th Edition is a perfect resource for both students and practitioners alike. Year after year, this text is recommended as the primary preparatory resource for the Geriatric Physical Therapy Specialization exam. And this new fourth edition only gets better. Content is thoroughly revised to keep you up to date on the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. Five new chapters are added to this

Introduction to Physical Therapy

Introduction to Physical Therapy
  • Author : Michael A. Pagliarulo
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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This comprehensive text provides a thorough and realistic overview of both the profession and the practice of physical therapy. The first half of the book introduces readers to key aspects of a career in physical therapy, such as physical therapy roles, practice settings, the APTA, and laws, policies, and regulations. The second half describes the practice of physical therapy, detailing the functions, disorders, and therapies of the major organ systems. Visually appealing, this text includes both classic photos that illustrate

Wound Care

Wound Care
  • Author : Carrie Sussman,Barbara M. Bates-Jensen
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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Designed for health care professionals in multiple disciplines and clinical settings, this comprehensive, evidence-based wound care text provides basic and advanced information on wound healing and therapies and emphasizes clinical decision-making. The text integrates the latest scientific findings with principles of good wound care and provides a complete set of current, evidence-based practices. This edition features a new chapter on wound pain management and a chapter showing how to use negative pressure therapy on many types of hard-to-heal wounds. Technological

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist E-Book

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist E-Book
  • Author : William G. Boissonnault,William Raymond Vanwye
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 01 January 2020
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Specifically designed to address the expanding role of physical therapists in primary care, Primary Care for the Physical Therapist: Examination and Triage, 3rd Edition covers all the information and skills you need to be successful in the field. Updated content throughout the text helps you stay up to date on the best practices involving patient examination, medical screening, patient management, and communication. This new third edition also features a new chapter on electrodiagnostic testing, a new chapter on patients with

Physical Therapy Case Files: Acute Care

Physical Therapy Case Files: Acute Care
  • Author : Erin Jobst
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 05 April 2013
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SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND PREPARE FOR REAL-WORLD PRACTICE WITH CLINICAL CASES New in the authoritative Case Files series, Physical Therapy Case Files: Acute Care gives you case studies that illustrate critical concepts you need to build and enhance your skills in physical therapy. Each case includes a discussion of the health condition, examination, evaluation, diagnosis, plan of care andinterventions, evidence-based practice recommendations, andreferences. NPTE-style review questions accompanying eachcase reinforce your learning. With Physical Therapy Case Files: Acute Care,

Meeting the Physical Therapy Needs of Children

Meeting the Physical Therapy Needs of Children
  • Author : Susan K Effgen
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release : 12 September 2012
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Ensure children with disabilities and special healthcare needs achieve their full potential. Noted authority Susan Effgen and a team of scholars and clinical experts explore the role of the physical therapist in meeting the needs of children and their families in a culturally appropriate context using a family-centered, abilities-based model. The 2nd Edition of this landmark text has been thoroughly revised, updated, and expanded to encompass all of today's new theories, clinical applications, and skills. From the major body systems

Occupational Therapy in Acute Care

Occupational Therapy in Acute Care
  • Author : Helene Smith-Gabai
  • Publisher : American Occupational Therapy Association, Incorporated
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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Occupational therapy is an allied health profession with an underlying belief that engaging in occupations promotes both health and wellness. This comprehensive text lays the foundation for occupation-based practice and addresses the contextual issues of working within the acute care setting. The chapters help to demystify medical conditions and issues routinely encountered by occupational therapists working in this practice area. Detailed research covers the importance of occupational therapists' knowledge of how diseases affect the human body, including the cardiovascular, nervous,

Fundamentals of Tests and Measures for the Physical Therapist Assistant

Fundamentals of Tests and Measures for the Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Author : Stacie J. Fruth,Carol Fawcett
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 15 January 2019
GET THIS BOOKFundamentals of Tests and Measures for the Physical Therapist Assistant

Fundamentals of Tests and Measures for the Physical Therapist Assistant provides students with the tools required to interpret the physical therapy evaluation and replicate the measurements and tests. This text guides students in learning how to utilize case information and documentation furnished by the PT to assist in the follow-up treatment.

Teaching, Learning, and Leading With Computer Simulations

Teaching, Learning, and Leading With Computer Simulations
  • Author : Qian, Yufeng
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 20 September 2019
GET THIS BOOKTeaching, Learning, and Leading With Computer Simulations

Computer simulation, a powerful technological tool and research-proven pedagogical technique, holds great potential to enhance and transform teaching and learning in education and is therefore a viable tool to engage students in deep learning and higher-order thinking. With the advancement of simulation technology (e.g., virtual reality, artificial intelligence, machine learning) and the expanded disciplines where computer simulation is being used (e.g., data science, cyber security), computer simulation is playing an increasingly significant role in leading the digital transformation