Prevention Practice & Health Promotion: A Health Care...

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Edition 02
Author Thompson, Catherine Rush
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The all-encompassingSecond EditionofPrevention Practice and Health Promotion: A Health Care Professional's Guide to Health, Fitness, and Wellnessoffers foundational knowledge to health care professionals implementing primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention to healthy, at-risk, and disabled populations.Dr. Catherine Thompson along with her contributors, all with diverse backgrounds in physical therapy, rehabilitation, and healthcare, present the interdisciplinary health care perspective of health, fitness, and wellness concepts that are critical for providing preventive care to healthy, impaired, and at-risk populations using the World Health Organization's InternationalClassification of Functioning, Disability, and Healthmodel as a guideline for assessment and management.Based upon the goals outlined inHealthy People 2020,Prevention Practice and Health Promotion, Second Editionalso combines the vision of direct access for health care professionals with the goals of national health care to increase the quality of years of healthy life, as well as to eliminate health disparities between various populations. Recognizing the cost effectiveness of preventive care, health care professionals have an expanded role in health promotion and wellness, complementing evidence-based medical management of acute and chronic conditions.Some topics covered insidePrevention Practice and Health Promotion, Second Editioninclude an overview of screening across the lifespan; effective interventions to promote health, fitness, and wellness; and options for program development, including marketing and management strategies to address both individual and community needs.Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efacultylounge.com for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom.Features of theSecond Edition:• Use of the American Physical Therapy Association's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, Second Edition for health promotion• Screening tools for special populations, including children, pregnant women, older adults, individuals with developmental disabilities, and people with chronic conditions affecting their quality of life• Resources to promote healthy living, including nutrition, stress management, fitness training, and injury preventionPerfect for clinicians, students, allied health professionals, rehabilitation specialists, physical medicine specialists, and recreation therapists, theSecond EditiontoPrevention Practice and Health Promotionis a valuable resource for everyone in the areas of health, fitness, and wellness.

Table of Contents
DedicationAcknowledgmentsAbout the AuthorContributing AuthorsPrefaceForeword by Ellen F. Spake, PhDChapter 1 Prevention Practice: A Holistic Perspective for Health CareCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 2 Healthy People 2020Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 3 Key Components of FitnessCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 4 Fitness TrainingCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 5 Screening for Health, Fitness, and WellnessCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 6 Health, Fitness, and Wellness Issues During Childhood and AdolescenceCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 7 Health, Fitness, and Wellness Issues During AdulthoodCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 8 Women's Health Issues: Focus on Pregnancy 1Shannon DeSalvo, PT and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 9 Prevention Practice for Older AdultsAnn Marie Decker, PT, MSA, GCS, CEEAA; Gail Regan, PhD, MS, PT; and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 10 Stress ManagementMartha Highfield, PhD, RN and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 11 NutritionCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 12 Health ProtectionCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 13 Prevention Practice for Musculoskeletal ConditionsAmy Foley, DPT, PT; Gail Regan, PhD, MS, PT; and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 14 Prevention Practice for Cardiopulmonary ConditionsAmy Foley, DPT, PT; Gail Regan, PhD, MS, PT; and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 15 Prevention Practice for Neurological ConditionsMike Studer, PT, MHS, NCS, CEEAA, CWT and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 16 Preventive Care for Chronic ConditionsAmy Foley, DPT, PT and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 17 Prevention Practice for Individuals With Developmental DisabilitiesCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 18 Advocacy for Preventive CareCatherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 19 Marketing Health and WellnessSteven G. Lesh, PhD, PT, SCS, ATC and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSChapter 20 Managing a Prevention Practice: A Business ModelShawn T. Blakeley, PT, CWI, CEES, MBA and Catherine Rush Thompson, PT, PhD, MSAppendix A Brief Health InformationAppendix B Developmental HistoryAppendix C Resources for Health, Fitness, and WellnessFinancial DisclosuresIndex