cover image - Braddom's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,5th Edition
ISBN: 9780323280464
Page Count: 1232
Imprint: Elsevier
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Braddom's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,5th Edition

by David X. Cifu, MD
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cover image - Braddom's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,5th Edition
ISBN: 9780323280464
Page Count: 1232
Imprint: Elsevier
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The most-trusted resource for physiatry knowledge and techniques, Braddom’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation remains an essential guide for the entire rehabilitation team. With proven science and comprehensive guidance, this medical reference book addresses a range of topics to offer every patient maximum pain relief and optimal return to function.

    • In-depth coverage of the indications for and limitations of axial and peripheral joints through therapies enables mastery of these techniques.
    • Optimize the use of ultrasound in diagnosis and treatment.
    • A chapter covering PM&R in the international community serves to broaden your perspective in the field.
    • Detailed illustrations allow you to gain a clear visual understanding of important concepts.
    • New lead editor - Dr. David Cifu – was selected by Dr. Randall Braddom to retain a consistent and readable format. Additional new authors and editors provide a fresh perspective to this edition.
    • Features comprehensive coverage of the treatment of concussions and military amputees.
    • Includes brand-new information on rehabilitating wounded military personnel, the latest injection techniques, speech/swallowing disorders, head injury rehabilitation, and the rehabilitation of chronic diseases.
    • New chapters on pelvic floor disorders and sensory impairments keep you at the forefront of the field.
    • Reader-friendly design features an updated table of contents and improved chapter approach for an enhanced user experience.
    • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience gives access to the text, figures, over 2,500 references, 51 videos, and 750 self-assessment questions on a variety of devices.
  • Section 1: EVALUATION

    1. The Physiatric History and Physical Examination

    2. History and Examination of the Pediatric Patient

    3. Adult Neurogenic Communication and Swallowing Disorders

    4. Psychological Assessment and Intervention in Rehabilitation

    5. Practical Aspects of Impairment Rating and Disability Determination

    6. Employment of People with Disabilities

    7. Quality and Outcome Measures for Medical Rehabilitation

    8. Electrodiagnostic Medicine

    Section 2: TREATENT TECHNIQUES AND SPECIAL EQUIPMENT

    9. Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Restoration in Upper Limb Amputation

    10. Lower Limb Amputation and Gait

    11. Upper Limb Orthoses

    12. Lower Limb Orthoses

    13. Spinal Orthoses

    14. Wheelchairs and Seating Systems

    15. Therapeutic Exercise

    16. Manipulation, Traction, and Massage

    17. Physical Agent Modalities

    18. Integrative Medicine in Rehabilitation

    19. Computer Assistive Devices and Environmental Controls

    Section 3: COMMON CLINICAL PROBLEMS

    20. Bladder Dysfunction

    21. Neurogenic Bowel: Dysfunction and Rehabilitation

    22. Sexual Dysfunction and Disability

    23. Spasticity

    24. Chronic Wounds

    25. Vascular Diseases

    26. Burns

    27. Acute Medical Conditions

    28. Chronic Medical Conditions : Pulmonary Disease, Organ Transplantation, and Diabetes

    29. Cancer Rehabilitation

    30. The Geriatric Patient

    31. Rheumatologic Rehabilitation

    Section 4: ISSUES IN SPECIFIC DIAGNOSES

    32. Common Neck Problems

    33. Low Back Pain

    34. Osteoporosis

    35. Upper Limb Pain and Dysfunction

    36. Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Lower Limb

    37. Chronic Pain

    38. Pelvic Floor Disorders

    39. Sports Medicine and Adaptive Sports

    40. Motor Neuron Diseases

    41. Rehabilitation of Patients with Neuropathies

    42. Myopathy

    43. Traumatic Brain Injury

    44. Stroke Syndromes

    45. Degenerative Movement Disorders of the Central Nervous System

    46. Multiple Sclerosis

    47. Cerebral Palsy

    48. Myelomeningocele and Other Spinal Dysraphisms

    49. Spinal Cord Injury

    50. Auditory, Vestibular, and Visual Impairments

  • David X. Cifu, MD, Professor and Chairman, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia; National Director for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services, Office of Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia
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