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The Physiotherapist s Pocket Guide to Exercise

The Physiotherapist s Pocket Guide to Exercise Book
Author : Angela Glynn,Helen Fiddler
Publisher : Churchill Livingstone
Release : 2009
ISBN : 9780443102691
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

This book is for therapists involved in exercise therapy for the prevention and treatment of disease. It covers exercise assessment, current prescription guidelines, precautions, exercise design and clinical case studies. The book also includes exercises to increase strength, power, local muscle endurance, range of movement and aerobic capacity and will be relevant to all areas of therapy practice. In addition to the general guidelines, considerations for exercise groups and exercise at home as well as exercise in special patient populations are addressed. This allows therapists who are expert in one area to become familiar with exercise prescription in another. The book underpins therapeutic exercise in general and also addresses specific considerations for particular clinical situations within current guidelines and practical considerations. Underpinning exercise physiology Physical principles of exercise design Guidelines for exercise training Clinical exercise prescription Limitations to exercise in common conditions Example case studies

The Physiotherapist s Pocket Guide to Exercise E Book

The Physiotherapist s Pocket Guide to Exercise E Book Book
Author : Angela Jane Glynn,Helen Fiddler
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2009-04-07
ISBN : 0702039292
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book is for therapists involved in exercise therapy for the prevention and treatment of disease. It covers exercise assessment, current prescription guidelines, precautions, exercise design and clinical case studies. The book also includes exercises to increase strength, power, local muscle endurance, range of movement and aerobic capacity and will be relevant to all areas of therapy practice. In addition to the general guidelines, considerations for exercise groups and exercise at home as well as exercise in special patient populations are addressed. This allows therapists who are expert in one area to become familiar with exercise prescription in another. The book underpins therapeutic exercise in general and also addresses specific considerations for particular clinical situations within current guidelines and practical considerations. Underpinning exercise physiology Physical principles of exercise design Guidelines for exercise training Clinical exercise prescription Limitations to exercise in common conditions Example case studies

The Physiotherapist s Pocketbook E Book

The Physiotherapist s Pocketbook E Book Book
Author : Karen Kenyon,Jonathan Kenyon
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2009-02-19
ISBN : 0702039594
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

The Physiotherapist’s Pocket Book is an exceptionally comprehensive, handy reference that is ideal for clinicians in their daily practice and students on core clinical placements – musculoskeletal, neurology, respiratory. The second edition of this extremely popular book has been updated and expanded to make it even more invaluable during clinical practice. It is designed to be a useful aide memoir during assessment and treatment planning with instant access to key facts and figures. A to Z list of pathologies Contraindications to treatment Pharmacology section with over 150 drugs described Biochemical and haematological values Common abbreviations New sections on neuromusculoskeletal anatomy and pathology Additional material on drugs, special tests and assessment tools Now includes diagnostic imaging, ECGs, nerve courses and interfaces, trigger points and joint complexes Over 90 illustrations

Psychologically Informed Physiotherapy E Book

Psychologically Informed Physiotherapy E Book Book
Author : Stuart Porter
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2016-11-18
ISBN : 0702068233
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Psychologically Informed Physiotherapy is a key new textbook for those who need a trusted and comprehensive resource to guide them in applying psychosocial perspectives to their physiotherapy practice. The first of its kind, this textbook brings together an international and interdisciplinary team of leading experts in the field. Together they present an evidence-based range of ideas and concepts around the psychologically informed practice framework, bringing psychosocial aspects of physiotherapy to the fore alongside the established biomedical model. By applying these aspects to screening, exploration and triaging, physiotherapists are better able to identify the origins of pain and barriers to rehabilitation; and so are more likely to achieve consistently good clinical outcomes for their patients. Throughout, clinical case studies ensure that the theory is then grounded in a variety of practical scenarios after which some reflective exercises and clinically relevant scenarios reinforce learning and understanding. Chapters on: Psychology of professional identity in health care The biopsychosocial model Screening for red flags Adapting interactions with others to form empowering relationships and influence behavioural change Neuro-immune-endocrine interactions and clinical practice in stress, pain and recovery Care of the anxious patient through cognitive and person-centred strategies Alternative and evolving models of practice, including the clinical flag system The psychology of the athlete from the physiotherapist’s perspective Using counselling and psychological strategies within physiotherapy Making evidence-based decisions and measuring effectiveness in practice Using psychological interventions as a student or new graduate First textbook of its kind for physiotherapists Ideal confidence booster for both students and practitioners new to the subject Illustrates the role social factors have on thoughts, emotions and behaviour in patients as well as the neurobiological manifestations of social stressors Presents key, evidence-based concepts from leading international academics, clinicians and researchers in the field and across a range of health professions, including counselling and psychology

Exercise Therapy

Exercise Therapy Book
Author : John Gormley,Juliette Hussey
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2009-02-12
ISBN : 1405144556
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Though exercise has been the mainstay of musculoskeletalphysiotherapy for decades, its value in other systems of the body,such as cardiovascular, respiratory and neurological has emerged inrecent years. This trend is being increasingly reflected in degreecurricula. This novel textbook is designed predominantly for physiotherapistsand offers a dynamic insight into the applications of exercisetherapy across the body's systems in disease management and healthpromotion. The focus on exercise as a crucial modality in preventing andtreating disease will attract readers following courses in sport& exercise science and physical activity as well asphysiotherapy. The book will also appeal to practitioners,particularly those pursuing post-qualification courses inrehabilitation.

Clinical Case Studies in Physiotherapy E Book

Clinical Case Studies in Physiotherapy E Book Book
Author : Lauren Jean Guthrie
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2008-10-09
ISBN : 070203620X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Starting a placement or rotation in an unfamiliar clinical area is exciting but can be daunting. CLINICAL CASE STUDIES IN PHYSIOTHERAPY provides invaluable advice and practical guidance on cases and problems encountered on a daily basis allowing you to work with ease and confidence. By adopting a problem solving approach to the cases through the use of questions and answers, the authors will help you to think constructively about each case within all the key specialities of physiotherapy. Starting a placement or rotation in an unfamiliar clinical area is exciting but can be daunting. CLINICAL CASE STUDIES IN PHYSIOTHERAPY provides invaluable advice and practical guidance on cases and problems encountered on a daily basis allowing you to work with ease and confidence. By adopting a problem solving approach to the cases through the use of questions and answers, the authors will help you to think constructively about each case within all the key specialities of physiotherapy. Hints and tips to get you ready for clinical placement How to secure your first physiotherapy post Case studies in the following clinical areas: respiratory, orthopaedics, neurology, musculoskeletal out-patients, care of the elderly, mental health and womens health Cases covering paediatrics also included

The Back Sufferers Pocket Guide

The Back Sufferers  Pocket Guide Book
Author : Sarah Key,Vicky Roberts
Publisher : Random House
Release : 2016-04-07
ISBN : 1446491811
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Back pain is extremely common - about eight in 10 people in the UK are affected at some time in their lives. In the majority of cases, the cause of back pain can be linked to the way the bones, muscles and ligaments in the back work together. With advice on back pain management, the role of medication, the use of bed rest and how to return to work, this handy, pocket edition of Sarah Key's bestselling Back Sufferers' Bible outlines the five stages of spine breakdown and includes an easy exercise programme to help you deal with your individual pain. Whether you are confined to bed with acute back pain or have less severe back problems, but still have to cope with back pain or discomfort on an everyday basis, this straightforward self-help guide will help you to cure your back problems quickly.

The Student s Companion to Physiotherapy E Book

The Student s Companion to Physiotherapy E Book Book
Author : Nick Southorn
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2010-01-15
ISBN : 0702050679
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

The Student's Companion to Physiotherapy is a comprehensive guide to help ease the stresses and strains of studying physiotherapy. It puts a lighter spin on a very challenging time but is very informative, identifying the vital facts in anatomy and physiology; neurological physiotherapy; electrotherapy; respiratory physiotherapy; musculoskeletal physiotherapy; pharmacology; bio-psychosocial approach; paediatrics; portfolio development; and methods of work/assessment. The content here is orchestrated by students wanting to share their knowledge with fellow students and this book will be a trusty companion for all budding physiotherapists. Offers students unique learning and study skills needed for physiotherapy Specifies useful ways to study and offers advice on portfolio development and communication as a clinician Anecdotes, "top tips" boxes and cartoons Handy hints on portfolio development, research and job applications

Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Secrets E Book

Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Secrets   E Book Book
Author : Jeffrey D. Placzek,David A. Boyce
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2006-06-06
ISBN : 1416068600
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Part of the popular Secrets series, this helpful reference presents basic physical therapy concepts and then introduces different healing modalities, specialties and orthopedic procedures typically prescribed for common injuries such as shoulders and extremities. Common diseases are included as well as more innovative diagnostic tools for physical therapists such as radiology. Each chapter features concise information that includes the author's tips, memory aids and "secrets." Bulleted lists, algorithms and illustrations provide a quick review of the specific topic discussed. The information is entirely evidence-based, outcome based and up-to-date. All chapters provide an emphasis on outcome studies and evidence-based practice and include the latest research for the concepts presented. Numerous charts, table and algorithms summarize and visually portray concepts covered in the chapters to provide additional information for clinical decision making. Chapters are written by well-known contributors, including some of the best-known physical therapists practicing in the field today. Provides important information on topics covered in the orthopedic specialty exam. Includes detailed information relevant to making an accurate shoulder assessment as well as the most common shoulder disorders. A comprehensive, heavily illustrated new chapter on orthopedic radiology provides a quick review on reading and interpreting radiographs of common orthopedic conditions. A new differential diagnosis chapter describes the process and the purpose of differential diagnosis for physical therapists who are practicing without referral and who need to expand their knowledge of medical problems that mimic musculoskeletal disease.

Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook

Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook Book
Author : Sheila Lennon,Gita Ramdharry,Geert Verheyden
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2018-07-25
ISBN : 0702077240
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

The second edition of the Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook is the only book for physiotherapists that provides essential evidence-based information in a unique and easy-to-use format, applicable to clinical settings. Written by new international editors and contributors, this pocketbook provides quick and easy access to essential clinical information. Pocketbook size for when out on clinical placement or working in clinical practice Revised and brand new chapters on neurological rehabilitation and essential components Concentrates on the six most common conditions: including stroke, traumatic brain, and spinal cord injury Key messages highlighted for assessment, treatment, and measurement of the most common neurological conditions

The Physiotherapist s Pocketbook E Book

The Physiotherapist s Pocketbook E Book Book
Author : Karen Kenyon,Jonathan Kenyon
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2018-06-06
ISBN : 0702077984
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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A to Z list of pathologies Contraindications to treatment Pharmacology section with over 150 drugs described Biochemical and haematological values Common abbreviations

Mosby s Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment E Book

Mosby s Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment   E Book Book
Author : Carolyn D'Avanzo
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2008-01-08
ISBN : 0323086047
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

With all of the cultural and ethnic information that could affect patient and family care, POCKET GUIDE TO CULTURAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT, 4th Edition is the perfect portable yet complete reference. This guide discusses the clinical implications of ethnic populations from over 170 countries with a wealth of information on each—from languages spoken to health care beliefs and practices to eye contact. Ideal for everyday use, this handbook is the most comprehensive and portable resource on the market for patient care. Alphabetically organized by country with all sections presented consistently to give you quick access to important cultural information. Presents comprehensive content on all cultural aspects that affect patient assessment. Includes brief descriptions of each country’s topography and provides maps to illustrate potential environmental etiologies of an illness. Updated international childhood immunization schedules and the latest information from the World Health Organization provide the most up-to-date healthcare standards from around the world. Extensive bibliographies give you resources for further information. A streamlined and concise format with thumb tabs dividing each section makes this pocket guide the perfect quick reference tool. Thoroughly updated content includes new country names and their demographics, patient data, health care practices, and other cultural implications that affect care of today’s culturally diverse patient population. New international contributors bring together a wealth of information on the specifics of care for patients from over 170 countries. Includes more historical and political information for each country to provide current background information. Increased emphasis on how a population appears in the worldview and how their religion affect decision-making gives you a fuller perspective on each country’s culture. More information on naturalistic healing and practices helps you treat patients from a variety of backgrounds.

The Physiotherapist s Pocket Book

The Physiotherapist s Pocket Book Book
Author : Karen Kenyon,Jonathan Kenyon
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2009
ISBN : 0080449840
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

"The Physiotherapist's Pocket Book" is an exceptionally comprehensive, handy reference that is ideal for clinicians in their daily practice and students on core clinical placements - musculoskeletal, neurology, respiratory. The second edition of this extremely popular book has been updated and expanded to make it even more invaluable during clinical practice. It is designed to be a useful aide memoir during assessment and treatment planning with instant access to key facts and figures.

Therapeutic Exercises

Therapeutic Exercises Book
Author : Shehab Abd El-Kader,Eman Ashmawy
Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
Release : 2014-01
ISBN : 9783659516399
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Therapeutic exercise is an integral part of the practice of physical therapy. One of the most difficult tasks for physical therapists is to design and apply an exercise program. Exercise presents both benefits and risks. This balance can be easily achieved towards the benefit side of the equation with the optimal exercise prescription. Therapeutic exercise is the systematic and planned performance of body movements or exercises which aims to improve and restore physical function. This book focuses on important principles of exercises, design and techniques. Also, this book provides essential information to prescribe exercise safely and effectively in conditions commonly seen by physiotherapists. This book describes itself a practical handbook.

Animal Physiotherapy

Animal Physiotherapy Book
Author : Catherine McGowan,Lesley Goff,Narelle Stubbs
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Release : 2007-05-21
ISBN : 9781405131957
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Animal Physiotherapy is an essential reference guide for physiotherapists looking to apply the proven benefits of physiotherapy to the treatment of companion and performance animals. For veterinarians and others who work with animals, the book reviews the scientific principles behind the practice of physiotherapy, and what it can achieve. For the physiotherapist this book provides essential applied background information on animal behaviour, nutrition, biomechanics and exercise physiology.

Pocketbook of Neurological Physiotherapy E Book

Pocketbook of Neurological Physiotherapy E Book Book
Author : Sheila Lennon,Maria Stokes
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2008-10-10
ISBN : 0702036137
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

POCKETBOOK OF NEUROLOGICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY is designed for working with people with neurological problems in any clinical setting. Written by a team of expert contributors, it offers an international perspective on core concepts, irrespective of philosophical frameworks or health care systems. Rapid access to essential information is contained in one concise volume, providing expert knowledge and advice at your fingertips. This pocketbook is a valuable guide to evidence-based practice for student physiotherapists and their teachers, as well as qualified clinicians. Background Knowledge including common neurological conditions, neural plasticity, and common motor impairments and their impact on activity Clinical Decision Making including assessment and treatment of the acute patient before and during stabilisation; the acute patient with potential for recovery; and the patient with degenerative disease Respiratory, communication, cognitive and orthotic management Medical investigations and drug treatments A glossary of terms and abbreviations

Tidy s Physiotherapy E Book

Tidy s Physiotherapy E Book Book
Author : Stuart Porter
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2008-04-01
ISBN : 0702037745
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

The essential book to refer to, whether you’re just starting out or about to go on placement or need to look up something for an assessment, the 14th edition of Tidy’s Physiotherapy is up-to-date and ready to meet the needs of today’s physiotherapy student. Chapters are written by specialists who have come from a wide range of clinical and academic backgrounds. Each chapter encourages you to problem solve and provides case studies to give the opportunity to consolidate learning and to give you confidence when you need to apply what you have learned. For the first time, a DVD ROM is included which contains sections on musculoskeletal tests, massage and exercise, and graphics which can be used for revision, presentations and even teaching. High quality annotated art illustrations Case studies which provide further insights into the physiotherapists clinical reasoning Web links DVD containing videoclips and downloadable photographs Additional chapters on Care of the Ventilated Patient; Caridac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Management of Tissue Healing and Repair, Massage, Electrotherapy, Pain and Changing Relationships for Promoting Health Part of the Physiotherapy Essentials series - core textbooks for both students and lecturers

Respiratory Physiotherapy E Book

Respiratory Physiotherapy E Book Book
Author : Jane Cross,Mary Ann Broad,Matthew Quint,Paul Ritson,Sandy Thomas
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2020-07-07
ISBN : 0702077380
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Respiratory Physiotherapy: An On-Call Survival Guide is the go-to book for physiotherapy students and newly qualified physiotherapists when caring for patients with respiratory conditions or complications. The title covers all common conditions for both adults and children, in a wide range of settings and focuses on practical information that is directly and immediately applicable to patient care. The third edition is fully updated and revised, each chapter gives you access to the most up to date expertise in the field of respiratory physiotherapy. The consistent chapter layout makes it easy to identify where relevant information will be. New chapter covering the community setting Case studies that cover common emergency situations Self-assessment questions which offer the reader verification of their comprehension and clinical reasoning skills A-Z of treatment techniques Appendices including normal values and common drugs used in critical care areas so that essential information is always at hand

Current Catalog

Current Catalog Book
Author : National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1992
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

First multi-year cumulation covers six years: 1965-70.

Practical Exercise Therapy

Practical Exercise Therapy Book
Author : Margaret Hollis,Phyllis Fletcher Cook
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Release : 1999-08-03
ISBN : 9780632049738
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

This book has become established as the standard textbook in the principles and practice of exercise therapy for student physiotherapists and qualified practitioners. It contains extensively illustrated chapters on all forms of active and passive movement. The fourth edition is co-edited by Phyllis Fletcher-Cook, who has totally revised the chapter on Breathing Exercies and those on the Neurophysiological basis of movement. Finally, there are many updated sections as well.