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Orthopedic Rehabilitation Clinical Advisor, 1e

Orthopedic Rehabilitation Clinical Advisor, 1e
Author: Derrick Sueki PT DPT GCPT OCS - Jacklyn Brechte
ISBN 13: 9780323057103
ISBN 10: 323057101
Edition: 1
Publisher: Mosby
Publication Date: 2009-11-10
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 984
List Price: $90.95

Access the information you need to confidently diagnose and treat musculoskeletal disorders at a glance! With a "5-books-in-1" approach, this essential clinical reference provides up-to-date diagnostic and therapeutic information on over 200 orthopedic conditions in a bulleted, quick-reference format ideal for both students and practitioners. Content is written entirely by orthopedic physical therapists and is logically organized to promote accurate, efficient differential diagnosis and intervention.

  • '5-books-in-1' format combines essential content on foundational knowledge, clinical reasoning, orthopedic pathologies, common clinical questions, and pharmacology all in one place for fast, efficient reference.
  • UNIQUE: Expert insight and decision-making strategies for the rehabilitation of musculoskeletal pathologies help you apply sound clinical reasoning to determine the needs of patients with musculoskeletal disorders.
  • UNIQUE: Succinct, bulleted text organizes information consistently for easy access.
  • Clinician-oriented profiles cover 200 orthopedic pathologies with considerations specific to your needs in orthopedic rehabilitation practice.
  • 51 drug class monographs detail indications, dosages, contraindications and physical therapy implications to help you better understand drug interactions and more effectively manage patients.

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Reviewer:Alicia Kaiser, BS,PT,OCS,SCS,FAAOMPT(Tristate Physical Therapy)
Description:This clinical physical therapy reference covers foundational knowledge, orthopedic reasoning, orthopedic pathology, rehabilitation and common clinical questions, and pharmacology.
Purpose:It is intended as a clinical resource that can provide the mentorship that otherwise may not be available. The book does an excellent job of covering the most frequent pathologies in the body in a unique organizational format.
Audience:It is written for graduate students and novice practitioners pursuing a specialty in orthopedics, such as physical therapists, physician assistants, and even physicians. The authors have good knowledge and experience as clinicians and educators in the field of physical therapy.
Features:The book includes definitions, ICD-9 codes, number of optimal visits, etiology, epidemiology and demographics, mechanism, and signs and symptoms. It also provides the possible differential diagnosis, rehabilitation and/or surgical treatment, prognosis, and case studies for each pathology. The book is logically organized, but has only limited anatomical illustrations.
Assessment:This book has a lot to offer to readers beginning in the field of orthopedic rehabilitation. It is user friendly and has a unique style and format. It could also be a quick reference for physicians and clinicians who do not practice and/or have experience in orthopedics.