Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
Author: Michelle M. Lusardi,Caroline C. Nielsen
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 904
Release: 2007
Genre: Medical
ISBN: UOM:39015064772091

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Whether you are a student or a clinician, if you work with patients with neuromuscular and musculoskeletal impairments, you will find this text supplies a strong foundation in and appreciation for the field of orthotics and prosthetics that will give you the critical skills you need when working with this unique client population.

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation Text and E Book Package

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation   Text and E Book Package
Author: Michelle M. Lusardi,Caroline C. Nielsen
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
Total Pages: 904
Release: 2006-06
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 141606849X

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Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
Author: Michelle M. Lusardi,Caroline C. Nielsen
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
Total Pages: 928
Release: 2006-06-27
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 145573473X

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This is a Pageburst digital textbook; The most comprehensive physical therapy text available on this topic, Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 2nd Edition provides clinically relevant information in a reader-friendly format. It provides essential information about orthotic/prosthetic prescription and fabrication to give readers a foundation for gait assessment, both pre- and post-intervention. Separate chapters cover each type of orthotic followed by clinical applications for typical and special populations, while the section on prosthetics provides an overview of the epidemiology of amputation and the criteria the physical therapist needs in order to determine the necessity for prosthetic limbs. Instructor resources available; contact your sales representative for details. Includes guidelines for pre-prosthetic training programs Presents case vignettes as models of evidence-based practice and clinical decision making Uses a multidisciplinary approach to demonstrate how physical therapists can best work with the rest of the health care team References the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition to keep readers up to date with the recognized standard in the field Coverage of the latest equipment and technology helps readers understand current options for their patients Additional case studies show the application of various situations leading to amputation New information on the WHO disablement model, showing how it applies to orthotics and prosthetics New chapters on orthotics in the management of neuromuscular impairment, orthotics in the management of musculoskeletal impairment, adaptive seating (unique!), and advanced training and athletics for persons with lower extremity amputation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
Author: Kevin C. Chui,Sheng-Che Yen,Michelle M. Lusardi,Milagros Jorge
Publsiher: Saunders
Total Pages: 928
Release: 2019-09-06
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 0323609139

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Gain a strong foundation in the field of orthotics and prosthetics! Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition is a clear, comprehensive, one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information and application. Divided into three sections, this text gives you a foundation in orthotics and prosthetics, clinical applications when working with typical and special populations, and an overview of amputation and prosthetic limbs. This edition has been updated with coverage of the latest technology and materials in the field, new evidence on effectiveness and efficacy of interventions and cognitive workload associated usage along with enhanced color photographs and case studies - it's a great resource for students and rehabilitation professionals alike. Comprehensive coverage addresses rehabilitation in a variety of environments, including acute care, long-term care and home health care, and outpatient settings. Book organized into three parts corresponding with typical patient problems and clinical decision-making. The latest evidence-based research throughout text help you learn clinical-decision making skills. Case studies present real-life scenarios that demonstrate how key concepts apply to clinical decision-making and evidence-based practice. World Health Organization disablement model (ICF) incorporated to help you learn how to match patient's limitations with the best clinical treatment. Multidisciplinary approach in a variety of settings demonstrates how physical therapists can work with the rest of the healthcare team to provide high quality care in orthotic/prosthetic rehabilitation. The latest equipment and technology throughout text addresses the latest options in prosthetics and orthotics rehabilitation Authoritative information from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition is incorporated throughout. A wealth of tables and boxes highlight vital information for quick reference and ease of use. NEW! Color photographs improve visual appeal and facilitates learning. NEW! Increased evidence-based content includes updated citations; coverage of new technology such as microprocessors, microcontrollers, and integrated load cells; new evidence on the effectiveness and efficacy of interventions; and new evidence on cognitive workload usage. NEW! Authors Kevin K Chui, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, OCS, CEEAA, FAAOMPT and Sheng-Che (Steven) Yen, PT, PhD add their expertise to an already impressive list of contributors.

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation E Book

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation   E Book
Author: Michelle M. Lusardi,Millee Jorge,Caroline C. Nielsen
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 864
Release: 2013-12-23
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9780323291347

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The most comprehensive physical therapy text available on the topic, Orthotics & Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition is your one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information. Evidence-based coverage offers essential guidelines on orthotic/prosthetic prescription, pre- and post-intervention gait assessment and outcome measurement, and working with special populations. Comprehensive coverage addresses rehabilitation in a variety of environments, including acute care, long-term care and home health care, and outpatient settings. Authoritative information from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition is incorporated throughout. World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Function model provides consistent language and an international standard to describe and measure health and disability from a biopsychosocial perspective. Case studies present real-life scenarios that demonstrate how key concepts apply to clinical decision making and evidence-based practice. A visually appealing 2-color design and a wealth of tables and boxes highlight vital information for quick reference and ease of use. Updated photos and illustrations reflect current clinical practice. Updated chapter on Assessment of Gait focuses on clinically useful outcome measures. Updated chapter on Motor Control and Motor Learning incorporates new insights into neuroplasticity and functional recovery. NEW! Integrated chapter on Lower Extremity Orthoses assists in clinical decision making about the best options for your patients. NEW! Chapter on Athletics after Amputation explores advanced training and athletics, including running and athletic competition to enhance the quality of life for persons with amputation. NEW! Chapter on the High Risk Foot and Would Healing helps you recognize, treat, and manage wounds for the proper fit and management of the patient. NEW! Chapter on Advanced Prosthetic Rehabilitation provides more thorough rehabilitation methods beyond the early care of persons learning to use their prostheses.

Prosthetics Orthotics in Clinical Practice

Prosthetics   Orthotics in Clinical Practice
Author: Bella J May,Margery A Lockard
Publsiher: F.A. Davis
Total Pages: 418
Release: 2011-03-08
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9780803625242

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A clinical focus with unfolding case studies, stimulating questions, and an outstanding art program of 550 photographs and line illustrations make important concepts easy to understand and apply. You’ll also find a discussion, unique to this text, of the pathology of what necessitates amputations and why you would choose one prosthetic/orthotic over another.

Prosthetics and Orthotics

Prosthetics and Orthotics
Author: Ron Seymour
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 485
Release: 2002
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 0781728541

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Focusing on the lower extremities and spine, this extensively illustrated text presents a problem-solving approach to the evaluation and prescription of prosthetics and orthotics in physical therapy interventions. Prosthetics and Orthotics presents the latest developments in materials and fabrications, an in-depth analysis of gait deviations and interventions, conditions, psychosocial issues, biomechanics, and more. This invaluable resource also includes pediatric and geriatric perspectives, scientific literature supporting evidence-based practice, exercise and functional activities for the patient, case studies following the APTA's "Guide to Physical Therapist Practice", critical thinking questions, lab activities and practical applications.

Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
Author: Chris Zink,Janet B. Van Dyke
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2018-02-21
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9781119380450

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Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Second Edition offers a thoroughly revised and updated new edition of this gold standard reference for all aspects of sports medicine and rehabilitation, encompassing basic science and integrated veterinary and physical therapy approaches. Presents current, state-of-the-art information on sports medicine and rehabilitation in dogs Offers perspectives from an international list of expert authors Covers all topics related to veterinary care of the canine athlete and all active dogs Includes illustrations and photographs throughout to demonstrate key concepts Provides clinical cases that set the information in context

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
Author: Michelle M. Lusardi,Millee Jorge,Caroline C. Nielsen
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 928
Release: 2012-08-03
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9781437719383

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The most comprehensive physical therapy text available on the topic, Orthotics & Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition is your one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information. Evidence-based coverage offers essential guidelines on orthotic/prosthetic prescription, pre- and post-intervention gait assessment and outcome measurement, and working with special populations. Comprehensive coverage addresses rehabilitation in a variety of environments, including acute care, long-term care and home health care, and outpatient settings. Authoritative information from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition is incorporated throughout. World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Function model provides consistent language and an international standard to describe and measure health and disability from a biopsychosocial perspective. Case studies present real-life scenarios that demonstrate how key concepts apply to clinical decision making and evidence-based practice. A visually appealing 2-color design and a wealth of tables and boxes highlight vital information for quick reference and ease of use. Updated photos and illustrations reflect current clinical practice. Updated chapter on Assessment of Gait focuses on clinically useful outcome measures. Updated chapter on Motor Control and Motor Learning incorporates new insights into neuroplasticity and functional recovery. NEW! Integrated chapter on Lower Extremity Orthoses assists in clinical decision making about the best options for your patients. NEW! Chapter on Athletics after Amputation explores advanced training and athletics, including running and athletic competition to enhance the quality of life for persons with amputation. NEW! Chapter on the High Risk Foot and Would Healing helps you recognize, treat, and manage wounds for the proper fit and management of the patient. NEW! Chapter on Advanced Prosthetic Rehabilitation provides more thorough rehabilitation methods beyond the early care of persons learning to use their prostheses.

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation E Book

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation E Book
Author: Kevin C Chui,Milagros Jorge,Sheng-Che Yen,Michelle M. Lusardi
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 832
Release: 2019-07-06
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9780323610186

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Gain a strong foundation in the field of orthotics and prosthetics! Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition is a clear, comprehensive, one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information and application. Divided into three sections, this text gives you a foundation in orthotics and prosthetics, clinical applications when working with typical and special populations, and an overview of amputation and prosthetic limbs. This edition has been updated with coverage of the latest technology and materials in the field, new evidence on effectiveness and efficacy of interventions and cognitive workload associated usage along with enhanced color photographs and case studies - it’s a great resource for students and rehabilitation professionals alike. Comprehensive coverage addresses rehabilitation in a variety of environments, including acute care, long-term care and home health care, and outpatient settings. Book organized into three parts corresponding with typical patient problems and clinical decision-making. The latest evidence-based research throughout text help you learn clinical-decision making skills. Case studies present real-life scenarios that demonstrate how key concepts apply to clinical decision-making and evidence-based practice. World Health Organization disablement model (ICF) incorporated to help you learn how to match patient’s limitations with the best clinical treatment. Multidisciplinary approach in a variety of settings demonstrates how physical therapists can work with the rest of the healthcare team to provide high quality care in orthotic/prosthetic rehabilitation. The latest equipment and technology throughout text addresses the latest options in prosthetics and orthotics rehabilitation Authoritative information from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition is incorporated throughout. A wealth of tables and boxes highlight vital information for quick reference and ease of use. NEW! Color photographs improve visual appeal and facilitates learning. NEW! Increased evidence-based content includes updated citations; coverage of new technology such as microprocessors, microcontrollers, and integrated load cells; new evidence on the effectiveness and efficacy of interventions; and new evidence on cognitive workload usage. NEW! Authors Kevin K Chui, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, OCS, CEEAA, FAAOMPT and Sheng-Che (Steven) Yen, PT, PhD add their expertise to an already impressive list of contributors.

Lower limb Prosthetics and Orthotics

Lower limb Prosthetics and Orthotics
Author: Joan E. Edelstein,Alex Moroz
Publsiher: SLACK Incorporated
Total Pages: 205
Release: 2011
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9781556428968

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Offers a comprehensive overview of lower limb prosthetics and orthotics, covering normal and pathological gait, lower limb biomechanics, clinical applications, as well as prosthetics and orthotic design and components. This text is suitable for clinicians in the fields of physical medicine and rehabilitation, and, orthopedic and vascular surgery.

Evidence based Rehabilitation

Evidence based Rehabilitation
Author: Mary C. Law,Joy MacDermid
Publsiher: SLACK Incorporated
Total Pages: 434
Release: 2008
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 1556427689

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This text provides the most up-to-date information on evidence-based practice, the concepts underlying evidence-based practice, and implementing evidence into the rehabilitation practice. This text is organized by the steps of the process of evidence-based practice--introduction to evidence-based practice, finding the evidence, assessing the evidence, and using the evidence.

Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices E Book

Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices E Book
Author: Joseph Webster,Douglas Murphy
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 672
Release: 2017-11-24
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9780323554268

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Advances in the material sciences, 3D printing technology, functional electrical stimulation, smart devices and apps, FES technology, sensors and microprocessor technologies, and more have lately transformed the field of orthotics, making the prescription of these devices more complex than ever before. Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices, 5th Edition, brings you completely up to date with these changes, helping physiatrists, orthopaedic surgeons, prosthetists, orthotists, and other rehabilitative specialists work together to select the appropriate orthotic device for optimal results in every patient.

Essentials of Prosthetics and Orthotics

Essentials of Prosthetics and Orthotics
Author: AK. Agarwal
Publsiher: JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS
Total Pages: 233
Release: 2013-02-11
Genre: Amputees
ISBN: 9789350904374

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Prosthetics and Patient Management

Prosthetics and Patient Management
Author: Kevin Carroll,Joan E. Edelstein
Publsiher: SLACK Incorporated
Total Pages: 266
Release: 2006
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 1556426712

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Covering both upper and lower extremity prosthetics, this book provides the information clinicians need to manage a range of prosthetic patients, and their disorders. The authors cover practical solutions to everyday problems that clinicians encounter, from early prosthetic management to issues facing the more advanced prosthetic user. The text is broken down into four sections encompassing the range of subjects that confront practitioners, including Early Management; Rehabilitation of Patients with Lower Limb Amputation; Rehabilitation of Patients with Upper Limb Amputations; and Beyond the Basics, which includes special considerations for children and futuristic concepts.