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Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Basics
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Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Basics

Publication Year: 2003
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Garrison, Susan J.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-74434-8
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Revised and updated for its second edition, this popular manual is a concise yet complete quick reference for the evaluation and treatment of physical disabilities.

Experts from leading institutions present very practical, problem-oriented guidelines in 23 topic areas. Topics are listed alphabetically by general diagnosis and chapters have a consistent, easy-to-follow organization.

This edition's brand-new chapter on manual medicine covers evaluation and diagnosis; formulation of the physical therapy prescription; follow-up; stretch vs. strength vs. limitation of activities; and time frames for each step of the treatment plan. Other new chapters cover pediatric rehabilitation, geriatric rehabilitation, and prosthetics and orthotics.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Garrison, Susan J.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-74434-8
  • Specialty:
    Occupational Therapy
    Orthopedics
    Physical Therapy
    Rehabilitation & Physical Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 448
  • Illustrations: 114
  • Year: 2003

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