Braddom's Rehabilitation Care: A Clinical Handbook

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Item#: 9780323479042
Edition 01
Author Cifu & Lew
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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 youdependable, up-to-date content in a handbook format ideally suited for use at the bedside or in outpatient clinics. This quick referencecovers 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.

Table of Contents
SECTION 1 Evaluation1. The Physiatric History and Physical Examination2. History and Examination of the Pediatric Patient3. Adult Neurogenic Communication and Swallowing Disorders4. Psychological Assessment and Intervention in Rehabilitation5. Practical Aspects Of Impairment Rating And Disability Determination6. Employment of People with Disabilities7. Quality and Outcome Measures for Medical Rehabilitation8. Electrodiagnostic MedicineSECTION 2 Treatment Techniques and Special Equipment9. Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Restoration in Upper Limb Amputation10. Lower Limb Amputation and Gait11. Upper Limb Orthoses12. Lower Limb Orthoses13. Spinal Orthoses14. Wheelchairs and Seating Systems15. Therapeutic Exercise16. Manipulation, Traction, and Massage17. Physical Agent Modalities18. Integrative Medicine in Rehabilitation19. Computer Assistive Devices and Environmental ControlsSECTION 3 Common Clinical Problems20. Bladder Dysfunction21. Neurogenic Bowel: Dysfunction and Rehabilitation22. Sexual Dysfunction and Disability23. Spasticity24. Chronic Wounds25. Vascular Diseases26. Burns27. Acute Medical Conditions28. Chronic Medical Conditions: Pulmonary Disease, Organ Transplantation, and Diabetes29. Cancer Rehabilitation30. The Geriatric Patient31. Rheumatologic RehabilitationSECTION 4 Issues in Specific Diagnoses32. Common Neck Problems33. Low Back Pain34. Osteoporosis35. Upper Limb Pain and Dysfunction36. Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Lower Limb37. Chronic Pain38. Pelvic Floor Disorders39. Sports Medicine and Adaptive Sports40. Motor Neuron Diseases41. Rehabilitation of Patients with Neuropathies42. Myopathy43. Traumatic Brain Injury44. Stroke Syndromes45. Degenerative Movement Disorders of the Central Nervous System46. Multiple Sclerosis47. Cere
al Palsy48. Myelomeningocele and Other Spinal Dysraphisms49. Spinal Cord Injury50. Auditory, Vestibular, and Visual Impairments