Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists

Written By Jaime C Paz
Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 27 September 2013
  • ISBN : 1455728950
  • Pages : 528 pages
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Download or read book entitled Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists by author: Jaime C Paz which was release on 27 September 2013 and published by Elsevier Health Sciences with total page 528 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Review of body system basics and disease processes in each chapter provides concise information to help you better manage patients in a hospital setting.Familiarizes you with the acute care environment by explaining medical terminology, hospital protocol, and surgical workupsIncludes updated information on medications, laboratory and diagnostic tests, and surgical and invasive procedures pertinent to physical therapy practiceClinical tips throughout the text show you how to maximize safety, quality, and efficiency of care. Over 350 illustrations, tables, and boxed text highlight essential concepts and procedures for quick reference. Uses terminology consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, Second EditionFocuses on evidence-based practice to help you determine the best interventions including recent literature regarding rehabilitation in the critical care setting. NEW! Pertinent practice patterns from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, Second Edition are included in each chapter. NEW! Additional illustrations to improve comprehension of the materialNEW! More pharmacologic implications for physical therapists, specifically concerning side effects and use of combination drugs. NEW! Additional decision-making algorithms facilitate critical thinking in the clinical setting. NEW! Updated surgical and invasive procedures include minimally invasive orthopedic surgery, bariatric procedures, and complete insight into circulatory assist devices. NEW! Expanded neurological chapter including vestibular dysfunction tests and measures, a discussion of dementia, and the latest in stroke evaluation and management. NEW! Revised appendices discuss the latest concepts in documentation standards, palliative care, and patient safety. NEW! Slimmer, larger format allows the book to lie open for easier reading. NEW! Improved design highlighting clinical tips and other key features lets you locate important information quickly in a busy clinical setting.

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists

Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists
  • Author : Jaime C Paz,Michele P West
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-09-27
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Review of body system basics and disease processes in each chapter provides concise information to help you better manage patients in a hospital setting.Familiarizes you with the acute care environment by explaining medical terminology, hospital protocol, and surgical workupsIncludes updated information on medications, laboratory and diagnostic tests, and surgical ...

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 Date : 2008-11-05
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Familiarize yourself with the acute care environment and confidently develop patient rehabilitation plans with this essential guide to physical therapy practice in a clinical setting. Acute Care Handbook for Physical Therapists, Third Edition helps you understand and interpret hospital protocol, medical terminology, and the medical–surgical aspects of acute care. ...

Physical Therapy in Acute Care

Physical Therapy in Acute Care
  • Author : Daniel Joseph Malone,Kathy Lee Bishop Lindsay
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 666
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : 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 ...

Acute Care Physical Therapy

Acute Care Physical Therapy
  • Author : Daniel J. Malone,Kathy Lee Bishop
  • Publisher : Slack
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Total pages : 700
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : "The goal of Acute Care Physical Therapy: A Clinician's Guide, Second Edition is to provide the acute care practitioner with the necessary knowledge to improve patients' structural impairments and activity limitations so they can more successfully participate in life. Nothing could be more challenging and rewarding. Inside, authors Daniel Malone ...

Physical Therapy Clinical Handbook for PTAs

Physical Therapy Clinical Handbook for PTAs
  • Author : Director Dreeben Therapy Associates Gainesville Florida Olga Dreeben-Irimia,Olga Dreeben-Irimia
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2008-07-08
  • Total pages : 634
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Physical Therapy Clinical Handbook for PTAs, Second Edition, is a concise and condensed clinical pocket guide designed specifically to help physical therapist assistants and physical therapist assistant students easily obtain helpful evidence-based information. This succinct, summarizing pocket-guide covers the evaluative as well as interventional aspect of physical therapy and offers ...

Physical Therapy Case Files Acute Care

Physical Therapy Case Files  Acute Care
  • Author : Erin Jobst
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2013-04-05
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : 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 ...

Physical Therapy Clinical Handbook for PTAs

Physical Therapy Clinical Handbook for PTAs
  • Author : Cikulin-Kulinski
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2017-02-10
  • Total pages : 650
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Preceded by Physical therapy clinical handbook for PTAs / Olga Dreeben-Irimia. 2nd ed. c2013....

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist E Book

Primary Care for the Physical Therapist   E Book
  • Author : William G. Boissonnault
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-08-03
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Specifically designed to address the expanding role of physical therapists in primary care, the second edition of Primary Care for the Physical Therapist: Examination and Triage provides the information you need to become an effective primary care provider. Acquire the communication and differential diagnosis skills, technical expertise, and clinical decision-making ...

Quick Reference to Physical Therapy

Quick Reference to Physical Therapy
  • Author : Julie A. Pauls,Kathlyn L. Reed
  • Publisher : Pro Ed
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 709
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Provides a synopsis of the diseases, disorders and dysfunctions referenced in the physical therapy literature. The format used gives all therapists, whether, they are students, clinicians, educators, or researchers, quick access to the information needed to asess, educate, and treat clients....

Contraindications in Physical Rehabilitation

Contraindications in Physical Rehabilitation
  • Author : Mitchell Batavia
  • Publisher : Saunders
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 927
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : Small enough to fit in a lab coat pocket, this new reference provides clinicians with a summary of contraindications and precautions to review before treating patients seeking physical rehabilitation. This is the only book that discusses all of the contraindications in one convenient source, and includes the full range of ...

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book
  • Author : Dale Avers,Rita Wong
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-10-24
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : 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 ...

Prevention Practice

Prevention Practice
  • Author : Catherine Rush Thompson
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : The all-encompassing Prevention Practice: A Physical Therapist's Guide to Health, Fitness, and Wellness successfully details the impact health promotion, health protection, and the prevention of illness and disability have on increasing the quality and length of a healthy life for individuals across the lifespan. Dr. Catherine Thompson along with eight ...

Therapist as Supervisor and Coach

Therapist as Supervisor and Coach
  • Author : Gary A. Morse
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 311
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : A guide specifically from the perspective of rehabilitation specialists, providing occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech-language pathologists with the skills to form interdisciplinary teams. Informal, lively, and spiced with earthy advice and anecdotes. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR....

The Post Acute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy

The Post Acute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy
  • Author : Cindy Krafft,Diana L. Kornetti
  • Publisher : Hcpro, a Division of Blr
  • Release Date : 2015-04-27
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : "The Postacute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy "contains regulatory information, analysis, and advice for maintenance therapy care and documentation in postacute settings....

Vault Career Guide to Physical Therapy

Vault Career Guide to Physical Therapy
  • Author : Annlee Burch
  • Publisher : Vault Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007-04-02
  • Total pages : 67
  • ISBN : 1455728950
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Summary : This Vault guide will walk you through this burgeoning industry and its career options, discuss techniques like manual therapy and modality treatments as well as current trends, from the direct access movement to the increasing emphasis on clinical doctorates for therapists....