ISBN: 9780323101523
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Pedretti's Occupational Therapy - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 7th Edition

by Heidi McHugh Pendleton, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA and Winifred Schultz-Krohn, PhD, OTR/L, BCP, SWC, FAOTA
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Using a comprehensive, case-based learning approach, Pedretti's Occupational Therapy: Practice Skills for Physical Dysfunction, 7th Edition provides a thorough introduction to occupational therapy practice and prepares you to work with adults who have physical disabilities. 48 chapters cover everything from OT history, theory, process, and practice to evaluation, intervention, performance skills, and client factors. Significant updates have been made to this edition, including a new full-color design and new content on polytrauma and advances in prosthetics and assistive technologies. This leading text also offers a wide range of helpful features, such as threaded case studies, OT practice notes, and ethical considerations that help you apply content to a clinical setting.

    • Information on motor control and learning, and prevention
    • Cultural diversity/sensitivity
    • Evidence-based content
    • Case examples
    • Client-centered perspective
    • OT practice framework
    • Threaded Case Study boxes
    • lOccupational Therapy Practice Notes boxes
    • Ethical Considerations boxes
    • Glossary
    • New chapters include:
    • Occupational Therapy Practice Framework and the World Health Organization's International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health
    • Instructional Methods in Occupational Therapy
    • Performance Skills: Definitions and Evaluation in the Context of the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework
    • Motor Relearning
    • Completely revised chapters include:
    • Health Promotion and Wellness for People with Physical Disabilities
    • Documentation of Occupational Therapy Services
    • Leisure Occupations
    • Evaluation of Sensation and Intervention for Sensory Dysfunction
    • Personal and Social Contexts of Disability: Implications for Occupational Therapists
  • Part I: Overview: Occupational Therapy Foundations for Physical Dysfunction

    1. Occupational Therapy Practice Framework and the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health

    2. History and Practice Trends in the Treatment of Physical Dysfunction

    Part II: Occupational Therapy Process and Practice

    3. Application of the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework to Physical Dysfunction

    4. Systematic OT Practice: A Model of Evidence-Based Practice for OT

    5. Health Promotion and Wellness for People with Physical Disabilities

    6. Personal and Social Contexts of Disability: Implications for Occupational Therapists

    7. Instructional Methods in Occupational Therapy

    8. Documentation of Occupational Therapy Services

    9. Infection Control and Safety Issues in the Clinic

    Part III: Occupational Performance and the Performance Areas: Evaluation and Intervention

    10. Activities of Daily Living

    11. Mobility

    Section I: Functional Ambulation
    Section II: Wheelchairs
    Section III: Community Mobility

    12. Sexuality and Physical Dysfunction

    13. Work Evaluation and Work Programs

    14. Americans with Disabilities Act and Related Laws that Promote Participation in Work, Leisure, and Activities of Daily Living

    15. Leisure Occupations

    16. Assistive Technology

    Part IV: Performance Skills and Client Factors: Evaluation and Intervention

    17. Performance Skills: Definitions and Evaluation in the Context of the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework

    18. Evaluation of Motor Control

    19. Occupation-Based Functional Motion Assessment

    20. Evaluation of Joint Range of Motion

    21. Evaluation of Muscle Strength

    22. Evaluation of Sensation and Intervention for Sensory Dysfunction

    23. Evaluation and Treatment of Visual Deficits Following Brain Injury

    24. Evaluation and Intervention of Perceptual Dysfunction

    25. Evaluation and Intervention of Cognitive Dysfunction

    26. Eating and Swallowing

    27. Evaluation and Pain Management

    Part V: The Occupational Therapy Process: Implementation of Intervention

    28. Therapeutic Occupations and Modalities

    29. Orthotics

    Section I: Hand Splinting
    Section II: Mobile Arm Supports and Suspension Slings

    30. Traditional Sensorimotor Approaches to Intervention Overview

    Section I: The Rood Approach: A Reconstruction
    Section II: Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Approach

    31. Neurodevelopmental Treatment of Adult Hemiplegia

    32. Motor Relearning

    Part VI: Intervention Applications

    33. Cerebral Vascular Accident/Stroke

    34. Traumatic Brain Injury

    35. Degenerative Diseases of the Central Nervous System

    36. Spinal Cord Injury

    37. Neurogenic and Myopathic Dysfunction

    38. Arthritis

    39. Hand and Upper Extremity Injuries

    40. Hip Fractures and Lower Extremity Joint Replacement

    41. Low Back Pain

    42. Burns and Burn Rehabilitation

    43. Amputations and Prosthetics

    Section I: Upper Extremity Body Controlled Prostheses
    Section II: Upper Extremity Electric Controlled Prostheses
    Section III: Lower Extremity Amputations

    44. Cardiac and Pulmonary Diseases

    45. Oncology

    46. Special Needs of the Older Adult

    47. HIV Infection and AIDS

    Glossary
  • Heidi McHugh Pendleton, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, USA and Winifred Schultz-Krohn, PhD, OTR/L, BCP, SWC, FAOTA, Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, USA
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