M. Lynn Palmer, Marcia EplerRead MoreOrganized by region, this text provides the fundamentals of evaluation and examination techniques of the musculoskeletal system. Each region begins with step-by-step instructions for goniometry, manual muscle testing, muscle length, joint accessory motions and special orthopedic tests. Special discussions of posture and gait analysis are also included. New in this edition is a chapter on Assessment of Pain. The discussion on the Spine has been expanded to three chapters -- Cervical, Thoracolumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint.
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Physical Therapy Principles and MethodsDarlene HertlingRead More
The fundamental textbook of orthopedic physical therapy is now in its thoroughly updated Fourth Edition. This new edition presents a "how-to" approach focusing on the foundations of manual therapy. More than 1,200 illustrations and photographs demonstrate therapeutic techniques. Extensive references cite key articles, emphasizing the latest research.
Reflecting current practice standards, this edition places greater emphasis on joint stabilization techniques and the role of exercise. Coverage includes new material on soft tissue manipulations and myofascial evaluation. This edition also features case studies covering real-life practice scenarios.
Florence P. Kendall, Elizabeth Kendall McCreary, Patricia G. Provance, Mary Rodgers, William RomaniRead More
This renowned classic provides unparalleled coverage of manual muscle testing, plus evaluation and treatment of faulty and painful postural conditions. The thoroughly updated Fifth Edition is completely reorganized and has new, expanded treatment and exercise sections in each chapter. Other features include a new section on post-polio syndrome, additional case studies comparing Guillain-Barré to polio muscle tests, a new full-color design, and a first-of-its-kind chart of upper extremity articulations.
Mary Vining RadomskiRead More
Covering the assessment and treatment of adult patients with physical dysfunction, this highly regarded text helps occupational therapy students develop the skills and knowledge they need to become reflective practitioners. The authors introduce the Occupation Functional Model (OFM) in the first section, setting the stage for subsequent discussions that guide students from initial evaluation to treatment to follow-up.
This updated Seventh Edition includes updated research, new activity analysis case examples that clarify links to the OT framework, new photos, new online videos, and a streamlined organization, which includes three bonus chapters posted online.
Barbara A. Boyt SchellRead More
Willard and Spackman’s Occupational Therapy, Twelfth Edition, continues in the tradition of excellent coverage of critical concepts and practices that have long made this text the leading resource for Occupational Therapy students. Students using this text will learn how to apply client-centered, occupational, evidence based approach across the full spectrum of practice settings.
Peppered with first-person narratives, which offer a unique perspective on the lives of those living with disease, this new edition has been fully updated with a visually enticing full color design, and even more photos and illustrations. Vital pedagogical features, including case studies, Practice Dilemmas, and Provocative questions, help position students in the real-world of occupational therapy practice to help prepare them to react appropriately.
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A detailed chart showing normal anatomy of the hand and wrist as well as commong injuries. Each illustration is clealy labeled and injuries are textually described.
Anatomy and Injuries of the Hand and Wrist illustrates the following normal anatomy:
Palmar view of the bones, mucsles and ligaments of the hand and wrist
Dorsal view of the bones muscles and ligaments of the foot and ankle
nerve and blood supply to the hand and wrist
deep dorsal view of the left wrist
deep volar view of the left wrist
Anatomy and Injuries of the Hand and Wrist illustrates and describes the following common injuries:
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Finger Maladies: Trigger Finger, Ganglion Cyst, Snuffbox Tenderness, bursitis and tendonitits
The chart also visually and textually describes movement about the wrist and fingers: flexion, extension, hyperextension, supination , pronation, and thumb opposition.
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A detailed chart showing normal anatomy of the Hip and common injuries. Each illustration is clealy labeled.
Anatomy and Injuries of the Hip illustrates the following normal anatomy:
Normal anatomy of the hip region showoing muscles, nerves, ligaments, bones,and blood supply
Anterior view of the hip joint
Posterior view of the hip joint
Lateral view of the hip joint
Cross-section of hip joint area with blood supply to head of femur
Anatomy and Injuries of the Hip illustrates and describes the following common injuries:
- Femur head fractures and injuries: intertrochanteric fracture, Femoral Neck fracture, Dislocation
- Hip joint fractures and repair
- Total hip arthroplasty (replacement)
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- 20" x 26" heavy paper ISBN 9781587793820
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Anatomy and Injuries of the Spine Anatomical Chart includes normal anatomy of the spine and common injuries. This chart focuses on injuries rather than disorders and includes fractures, herniated disc, and spinal cord injury.
Clearly labeled full color illustrations show nomal spine anatomy and a cross-section view of a vertebra. Also included are anterior and posterior depictions of the Dematome map.
The following injuries are shown with clearly labeled illustrations:
Spondylolisthesis with cord injury
Dislocation of thoracic vertebra
Burst fracture of thoracic vertebra
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- 20" x 26" heavy paper laminated with grommets at top corners ISBN 9780781786676
- 20" x 26" heavy paper ISBN 9780781786669
Barbara A. Boyt Schell, John W. SchellRead More
This comprehensive textbook lets readers develop the strong theoretical and practical foundation needed for effective decision-making in occupational therapy. Emphasis on both clinical and professional reasoning gives readers the skills needed to make informed decisions as practitioners, managers, and educators. This textbook offers easy-to-follow explanations of current theories of clinical and professional reasoning, demonstrating their relevance to occupational therapy work.
"Thinking about Thinking" quotes offer thought-provoking perspectives on reasoning. Case examples and learning activities demonstrate how reasoning is applied in various clinical and professional scenarios. Each chapter includes learning objectives and a key word list. Photographs, figures, and tables support reader understanding.
Effect on Occupational PerformanceBen Atchison, Diane DiretteRead MoreNow in its 5th Edition, Conditions in Occupational Therapy: Effect on Occupational Performance is now fully aligned with the DSM-5 and Occupational Therapy Practice Framework, 3rd edition, reflects the most current research and brings in 5 new chapters covering conditions your students will see in practice. This with new features and tools further help enhance this essential book.
Each chapter of the 5th Edition follows a consistent format—an opening case, followed by definition and descriptions, incidence and prevalence, signs and symptoms, course and prognosis, medical/surgical management, impact on occupational performance, and finally, two case illustrations. This format helps students to prepare for what they will see in practice.
With new instructor resources and case studies that connect up-to-date content to practice, this is an essential resource for both occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistant students.
Paula Kramer, Jim HinojosaRead More
The Third Edition of Frames of Reference for Pediatric Occupational Therapy provides an exceptional foundation of theory and practical tools that will serve as the basis of pediatric occupational therapy practice. The focus of the text is on frames of reference, which offer effective blueprints for applying theoretical information to help pediatric clients lead richer, fuller lives.
The Third Edition features updates of all theories and their practical application, with an emphasis on occupation and participation in life. Coverage includes three new frames of reference to enhance teaching-learning, childhood occupations, and social participation.
Toby Long, Kathy ToscanoRead MoreThis updated quick reference provides a contemporary perspective on pediatric physical therapy for both students and professionals. Following the "Guide to Physical Therapist Practice," this invaluable tool addresses growth and development, pediatric disorders, measurements, interventions, assistive technologies, and administrative issues--all in a rapid access format for daily consultation. For easier use, this edition features a larger trim size, with new boxes, figures, charts, and conditions. Separate chapters cover Intervention, Measurement & Disorders, and Assistive Technology. Expanded coverage of growth and development includes outcomes that occur when development is disrupted. Insurance coding information is also included.
A Research-Based Practical GuideHazel M. ClarksonRead More
This new resource is a comprehensive view of the clinical evaluation and functional application of joint range of motion. Coverage includes discussions of different types of goniometers, alternate methods of assessment, the reliability and validity of other joint ROM tools, and contraindications and precautions. This book also provides a complete review of surface anatomy and instruction on palpation technique and therapist posture and positioning when evaluating ROM.
Numerous illustrations depict the therapist's hand and goniometer positions in relation to deep anatomical structures. Case studies and practical examination forms are also included.
Sandra K. Leeper-Woodford, Linda R. AdkisonRead MoreLippincott Illustrated Reviews: Integrated Systems uses the first-and-best Lippincott Illustrated Reviews format to integrate the most important topics in pathology, biochemistry, anatomy, embryology, genetics, histology, pharmacology, physiology, microbiology, immunology, and neuroscience and their role in each of eight human systems. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews features clear, effective writing and hundreds of illustrations for ideal rapid review and the assimilation of complex information. Clear, sequential images present mechanisms of action and focus on showing rather than telling students how drugs work. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews captures the vitality and interactive nature of the classroom experience in book format. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews features an easy-to-read format, supported with eye-catching illustrations comprising a lively and interesting mix of colorful art, photographs, and concept maps.
- Each chapter ends with student-favorite study questions and answer explanations
- Hundreds of full-color illustrations visually explain complex processes!
- Outline format ideal for concise review and foundational learning
Volume 2: The Lower ExtremitiesJanet G. Travell, David G. Simons
Principles and PracticeAlice Punwar, Suzanne PeloquinRead MoreWritten in casual, narrative style, this edition contains five new chapters, new case studies, new clinical stories, and discussion questions focusing on ethical, legal, and interpersonal issues. The text introduces students to occupational therapy and to career opportunities in the field. Using clinical examples and case studies, this edition provides a realistic look at the complementary roles of the registered occupational therapist (OTR) and the certified occupational therapy assistants (COTA). Occupational Therapy: Principles and Practice illustrates the OT process within various practice settings, including the acute care hospital, public school, and home health practice. Other topics include current and prospective issues in the field, the U.S. health care system, influences/implications of managed care, and the international OT market. All charts/tables reflect current statistics.
A Pocket GuideKerryellen Griffith Vroman, Elizabeth StewartRead More
Fully revised to re flect the latest AOTA standards, Occupational Therapy Evaluation for Adults: A Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition is a quick, comprehensive reference to guide students and practitioners as they perform efficient evaluations of adults, identify problems, and plan and implement interventions to produce optimal therapeutic outcomes. Clinical examples illustrate the application of content, illustrations demonstrate assessment techniques, and extensive tables capture information in an easy-to-read manner.This completely revised and updated Second Edition covers a wide range of new assessments and tools for community-based practitioners, includes up-to-coverage of assessing clients in natural settings, and offers a strong focus on helping readers develop practical skills for the workplace.
A Pocket GuideShelley E. MulliganRead More
Fully revised to reflect the latest AOTA standards, Occupational Therapy Evaluation for Children: A Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition is a comprehensive, portable reference that provides occupational therapists a trusted resource for use throughout their education and into practice. Unique and easy-to-use, this proven book provides an overview of theory, as well as step-by-step coverage of techniques.Clinical examples illustrate the application of content, as well as client and family-centered practice; illustrations demonstrate assessment techniques; and extensive tables summarize key assessments, techniques, and actions. This updated Second Edition includes new assessment tools, new content addressing specialty areas such as autism, additional assessments, and more.