Physical Rehabilitation For Veterinary Technicians & Nurses

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Item#: 9781119017356
Edition 01
Author Goldberg & Tomlinson
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Physical Rehabilitation for Veterinary Technicians and Nursesprovides a comprehensive, illustrated guide to all practical aspects of veterinary physical rehabilitation for veterinary technicians and nurses.Provides a comprehensive introduction to physical rehabilitation for veterinary technicians and nursesOffers a thorough grounding in the knowledge and skills needed to become a valued member of a veterinary rehabilitation teamFeatures contributions from leading practitioners from across the United States sharing their knowledge and expertise on all aspects of veterinary physical rehabilitationPresents practical tips, tricks and advice to meet common challenges faced by rehabilitation techniciansCovers pain management, hands-on therapy, therapeutic exercises, patient motivation, troubleshooting, and more 

Table of Contents
List of Contributors vii1 Introduction to Physical Rehabilitation for Veterinary Technicians/Nurses 1<
/>Mary Ellen Goldberg2 Joining a Rehabilitation Team 11<
/>Julia E. Tomlinson3 The Veterinary Technician and Rehabilitation Pain Management 26<
/>Mary Ellen Goldberg4 Communicating the Treatment Plan 49<
/>Tracy A. Darling and Cynthia M. Otto5 Manual Therapy Treatment 59<
/>Judy Coates6 Home Exercises 79<
/>Abby Rafferty and Jacqueline R. Davidson7 Supporting the Client and Patient 95<
/>Robin Downing and Mary Ellen Goldberg8 Nutritional Counseling 109<
/>Kara M. Burns9 Motivating Your Patient 127<
/>Megan Nelson and Julia E. Tomlinson10 The Disabled Patient Part 1: Assistive Devices and Technology 145<
/>Mary Ellen Goldberg and Julia E. Tomlinson11 The Disabled Patient Part 2: The Neurological Patient 163<
/>Stephanie Kube and Mary Ellen Goldberg12 The Disabled Patient Part 3: Special Considerations for Geriatrics 187<
/>Mary Ellen Goldberg and Julia E. Tomlinson13 The Disabled Patient Part 4: Home Nursing Care 205<
/>Julia E. Tomlinson and Elizabeth E. Waalk14 Modalities Part 1: Thermotherapy 218<
/>Julia E. Tomlinson and Mary Ellen Goldberg15 Modalities Part 2: Laser Therapy 231<
/>Kristin Kirkby Sha and Liz Brown16 Modalities Part 3: Electrotherapy and Electromagnetic Therapy 241<
/>Shari Sprague and Mary Ellen Goldberg17 Modalities Part 4: Therapeutic Ultrasound 262<
/>Carolina Medina and Wendy Davies18 Modalities Part 5: Shockwave Therapy 273<
/>Douglas Stramel and Angela Stramel19 Therapeutic Exercises Part 1: Land Exercises 286<
/>Janice L. Huntingford and Jessy Bale20 Therapeutic Exercises Part 2: Hydrotherapy (Aquatic Therapy) 308<
/>Pádraig Egan and Noel Fitzpatrick21 Troubleshooting as a Team 329<
/>Amie Hesbach, Julia E. Tomlinson, and Erin White22 Equine Rehabilitation 347<
/>Steve Adair and Dawn Phillips23 Adjunctive Therapies Part 1: Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine 377<
/>Carolina Medina and Mary Ellen Goldberg24 Adjunctive Therapies Part 2: Veterinary Chiropractic 390<
/>Robin Downing25 Adjunctive Therapies Part 3: Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy 398<
/>Douglas StramelIndex 408