Techniques in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

5 avg rating
( 1 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780071354981: Techniques in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

  • Provides the physical therapy student or practitioner with a comprehensive guide to the design, implementation , and supervision of rehabilitation programs for orthopedic injuries and disorders.
  • Three sections cover achieving the goals of rehabilitation, using the proper tools, and detailing specific techniques.
  • Lavishly illustrated and chock full of tables, summaries and suggestions for further study

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Book Description:

The purpose of this book is to provide the physical therapy student with a comprehensive guide to the design, implementaiton, and supervision of rehabilitation programs for orthopedic injuries and disorders. It is intended for use in courses that deal with the practical application of theory in a clinical setting. The text is divided into five parts. The first section deals with the basic foundations of the rehabilitation process as identified in the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice. Section two discusses the various physiological impairments that may need to be dealt with during the rehabilitative process. The third section provides a detailed discussion concerning how these tools may be best incorporated into a rehabilitation program to achieve the treatment goals. Section four of this text goes into great detail on specific rehabilitation techniques that are used in treating a variety of musculoskeletal injuries. The fifth section of the text discusses treatment considerations for some specific patient populations.

About the Author:

William E. Prentice, Ph.D., PT, ATC, Professor, Coordinator of Sports Medicine Specialization Department of Physical Education, Exercise and Sports Science, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Prentice, William E.; Voight, Michael L.
Published by McGraw-Hill Medical (2001)
ISBN 10: 0071354980 ISBN 13: 9780071354981
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110071354980

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
45.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.41
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Prentice, William E.; Voight, Michael L.
Published by McGraw-Hill Medical
ISBN 10: 0071354980 ISBN 13: 9780071354981
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(West Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071354980 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0026396

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
49.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.03
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Prentice, William E.; Voight, Michael L.
Published by McGraw-Hill Medical (2001)
ISBN 10: 0071354980 ISBN 13: 9780071354981
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Booked Again
(Summit, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-003-08-3827003

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
53.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Prentice, William E.; Voight, Michael L.
ISBN 10: 0071354980 ISBN 13: 9780071354981
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800713549811.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
83.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds