Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Oral Board Review

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Item#: 9781620701072
Edition 01
Author Mayer, R Samuel
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oral Board Reviewis the first publication devoted to preparing for the ABPMR Part II certification examination. This interactive workbook contains 68 cases drawn from all major topic areas identified on the oral exam outline. The vignettes set up common physiatric problems, structured to walk you through the types of questions you will encounter and frame meaningful responses to real-life scenarios.Cases are formatted to simulate a discussion between an examiner and examinee, presenting a focused approach that directs the candidate to the most appropriate answers. Each case contains questions covering the five clinical skills measured on the oral boards: data acquisition, problem solving, patient management, systems-based practice, and interpersonal communication skills and professionalism.Using a question and response format that actively engages readers, the book is designed to foster a systematic approach to clinical questions that can be applied to any case so you can think on your feet, understand the goal of the prompts, and respond effectively-whether in an exam situation, or at the bedside.KEY FEATURESStructured to help build skills and confidence necessary for success on the PM&R oral board exam (Part II)Representative case scenarios cover all diagnostic categories; every case contains questions corresponding to the five clinical competencies measured on the examUnique interactive format with conversational question and answer vignettes for individual or group studyExpert authors from many of the leading national programsIncludes downloadable ebook for anytime access on mobile devices

Table of Contents
ContentsContributorsIntroductionR. Samuel Mayer1. Amputee Care and Prosthetic PrescriptionHeikki Uustal2. Brain Impairments and Central Nervous System DisordersMichael H. Marino, Miriam Segal, and Thomas Watanabe3. Cancer and Other Medically Related ImpairmentsJulie K. Silver and R. Samuel Mayer4. Cardiovascular and Pulmonary RehabilitationMatthew N. Bartels5. Durable Medical EquipmentBrad E. Dicianno6. Geriatric RehabilitationGeorge Forrest7. Musculoskeletal Impairments and Sports MedicineBrian J. Krabak, Stephen Johnson, Brian C. Liem, Melinda S. Loveless, and Michael Mallow8. Neuromuscular Impairments and ElectrodiagnosisTae Chung9. Pain and Spinal ImpairmentsBryt Christensen and Nathan Neufeld10. Pediatric RehabilitationSarah Korth, Frank Pidcock, Melissa Trovato, and Bryt Christensen11. Soft Tissue ImpairmentsR. Samuel Mayer12. Spinal Cord InjuryArgyrios Stampas13. Stroke RehabilitationJ. George ThomasAb