Atlas Of Orthoses & Assistive Devices

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Item#: 9780323483230
Edition 05
Author Webster & Murphy
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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 latelytransformed the field of orthotics , making the prescription of these devicesmore complex than ever before .Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices, 5th Edition,
ings you completely up to date with these changes, helping physiatrists, orthopaedic surgeons, prosthetists, orthotists, and other rehabilitative specialists work together toselect the appropriate orthotic device for optimal results in every patient.

Table of Contents
Section 1. BasicsSection 1 Introduction1. The Orthotic Prescription2. Materials Science3. Principles of Fa
ication4. Principles of Normal and Pathologic GaitSection 2. Spinal Orthoses Section 2 Introduction5. Biomechanics of the Spine6. Principles and Components of Spinal Orthoses7. Orthoses for Spinal Pain8. Orthoses for Spinal Deformities9. Orthoses for Spinal Trauma and Postoperative Care10. Orthoses for OsteoporosisSection 3. Upper Limb Orthoses Section 3 Introduction11. Biomechanics of the Upper Limb12. Principles and Components of Upper Limb Orthoses13. Upper Limb Orthoses for the Stroke and Brain-Injured Patient14. Upper limb Orthoses for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury and Brachial Plexus Injuries15. Orthoses for the Burned Hand16. Orthotic Considerations for Arthritis and Overuse Syndromes in the Upper Extremity17. Functional Bracing of Selected Upper Limb FracturesSection 4. Lower Limb Orthoses Section 4 Introduction18. Biomechanics of the Hip, Knee, and Ankle19. Foot Biomechanics20. Shoes and Shoe Modifications21. Foot Orthoses22. Lower Limb Orthoses23. Lower Limb Orthoses for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury24. Orthoses in Total Joint Arthroplasty25. Knee Orthoses for Sports-Related Issues26. Orthotic Management of Neuropathic and Dysvascular Feet27. Orthotic Management of Polio and Postpolio Syndrome28. Lower Limb Orthoses for Persons Who Have Had a Stroke29. Assessment and Orthotic Management of Gait Dysfunction in Individuals with Traumatic Brain InjurySection 5. Pediatric Orthoses Section 5 Introduction30. Congenital and Acquired Disorders31. Pediatric Hip Orthoses32. Orthoses for the Muscle Disease Patient33. Orthoses for Cere
al Palsy34. Orthoses for Myelomeningocele35. Cranial Remolding OrthosesSection 6. Assistive Devices Section 6 Introduction36. Canes, Crutches, and Walkers37. Wheeled Mobility: Evaluation for Orthotic Seating and Positioning38. Wheeled Mobility: Device Prescription and Care39. Wheelchair and Assistive Device Considerations for Remote Settings40. Communication Devices and Electronic Aids41. Sports Adaptations and Assistive Devices for Recreation42. Driving and Related Assistive Devices43. Neuromuscular Stimulation44. Exoskeletal Assisted Rehabilitation after Spinal Cord Injury45. Future Trends and Research in Orthoses