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ISBN: 9780323479042
Page Count: 416
Imprint: Elsevier
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Braddom’s Rehabilitation Care: A Clinical Handbook

by David X. Cifu, MD and Henry L. Lew, MD, PhD
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ISBN: 9780323479042
Page Count: 416
Imprint: Elsevier
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Concise and portable, Braddom’s Clinical Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, by Drs. David X. Cifu and Henry L. Lew, gives you dependable, up-to-date content in a handbook format ideally suited for use at the bedside or in outpatient clinics. This quick reference covers the everyday topics you need – assistive devices and orthoses, spasticity, pediatric, adult, and geriatric care, pain management, outcome measures, and much more – all derived from the most trusted name in the field of PM&R.

    • Reader-friendly format with succinct, templated chapters for ease of use.
    • Authoritative content derived from the #1 comprehensive reference in the field: Braddom’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
    • An ideal resource for the entire rehabilitation team as a quick reference or study guide.
    • Highlights key concepts spanning the full spectrum of rehabilitation medicine to help optimize outcomes for patients with a range of chronic diseases, impairments, and disabilities.
    • Online videos provide guidance on essential techniques including Muscle Energy Technique; Paraffin Bath; Monophasic Arterial Doppler Waveform; Feeding Training with Putty; Lachman Test; and Carbidopa- and Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia.
    • Includes eSlides complied by internationally renowned experts to summarize key teaching points and clinical pearls.
    • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures and references from the book 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 Treatment 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 and Henry L. Lew, MD, PhD, M.D., Ph.D., Tenured Professor and Chair, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI and Adjunct Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA, United States
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