Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book

Written By Dale Avers
Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 24 October 2019
  • ISBN : 0323610153
  • Pages : 736 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book written by Dale Avers which was release on 24 October 2019, this book published by Elsevier Health Sciences. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Offering a comprehensive look at physical therapy science and practice, Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy, 4th Edition is a perfect resource for both students and practitioners alike. Year after year, this text is recommended as the primary preparatory resource for the Geriatric Physical Therapy Specialization exam. And this new fourth edition only gets better. Content is thoroughly revised to keep you up to date on the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. Five new chapters are added to this edition to help you learn how to better manage common orthopedic, cardiopulmonary, and neurologic conditions; become familiar with functional outcomes and assessments; and better understand the psychosocial aspects of aging. In all, you can rely on Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy to help you effectively care for today’s aging patient population. Comprehensive coverage of geriatric physical therapy prepares students and clinicians to provide thoughtful, evidence-based care for aging patients. Combination of foundational knowledge and clinically relevant information provides a meaningful background in how to effectively manage geriatric disorders Updated information reflects the most recent and relevant information on the Geriatric Clinical Specialty Exam. Standard APTA terminology prepares students for terms they will hear in practice. Expert authorship ensures all information is authoritative, current, and clinically accurate. NEW! Thoroughly revised and updated content across all chapters keeps students up to date with the latest geriatric physical therapy protocols and conditions. NEW! References located at the end of each chapter point students toward credible external sources for further information. NEW! Treatment chapters guide students in managing common conditions in orthopedics, cardiopulmonary, and neurology. NEW! Chapter on functional outcomes and assessment lists relevant scores for the most frequently used tests. NEW! Chapter on psychosocial aspects of aging provides a well-rounded view of the social and mental conditions commonly affecting geriatric patients. NEW! Chapter on frailty covers a wide variety of interventions to optimize treatment. NEW! Enhanced eBook version is included with print purchase, allowing students to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy E Book
  • Author : Dale Avers,Rita Wong
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-10-24
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Offering a comprehensive look at physical therapy science and practice, Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy, 4th Edition is a perfect resource for both students and practitioners alike. Year after year, this text is recommended as the primary preparatory resource for the Geriatric Physical Therapy Specialization exam. And this new fourth ...

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  • Author : Timothy L. Kauffman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 559
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : This manual gives step-by-step guidance on the evaluation and treatment of geriatric diseases and disorders. It covers incidence of disorders, diagnostic tests, associated diagnoses, clinical implications for mobility, and rehabilitation techniques. It offers a broad overview of the effects of aging on all body systems. Special geriatric considerations for laboratory ...

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Author : Andrew A. Guccione
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 507
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : This valued resource for physical therapists provides a comprehensive overview of geriatric physical therapy for physical therapy students as well as practitioners. Thoroughly revised and updated, it provides the latest information on geriatric health care, such as managed care/Medicare/Medicaid, reimbursement issues, conservative pain management techniques, pharmacology, and new ...

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  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 664
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : This compilation of up-to-date information provides physical therapists with clinical information for the care of geriatric patients in one comprehensive source. Physical therapy practitioners and students wishing to specialize in geriatrics will be provided with the advanced applied science of normal and pathological aging, clinical problems, implications for therapeutic interventions, ...

Geriatric Physical Therapy

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  • Publisher : Mosby
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 611
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Thoroughly revised and updated, this text offers comprehensive coverage of geriatric physical therapy science and practice, with practical information on aging-related changes in function, the impact of these changes on patient examination and evaluation, and intervention approaches that maximize optimal aging. It emphasizes evidence-based content that can used throughout the ...

Geriatric Physical Therapy eBook

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  • Author : Andrew A. Guccione,Dale Avers,Rita Wong
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-03-07
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Geriatric Physical Therapy offers a comprehensive presentation of geriatric physical therapy science and practice. Thoroughly revised and updated, editors Andrew Guccione, Rita Wong, and Dale Avers and their contributors provide current information on aging-related changes in function, the impact of these changes on patient examination and evaluation, and intervention approaches ...

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  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 344
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  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-09-05
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  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Now in its third edition, this trusted clinical guide enables both the busy practitioner and student to review or to learn about a range of pathologies, conditions, examinations, diagnostic procedures, and interventions that can be effectively used in the physical rehabilitation of older people. It presents a broad overview of ...

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy

Guccione s Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Author : Dale Avers,Rita Wong
  • Publisher : Mosby
  • Release Date : 2019-12-02
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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  • Author : William H. Staples
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2016-03-29
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The definitive case-based guide to effectively managing geriatric disorders Geriatric Physical Therapy provides the most authoritative overview available on managing the special needs ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-16
  • Total pages : 678
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Geriatric Rehabilitation addresses the fact that this is an age in which individuals have increasing longevity, better health care, education and expectations of health care which present new, increasing and even radical challenges to health care providers. The care of our older patients in rehabilitation settings demands the broad understanding ...

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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2010-10-22
  • Total pages : 308
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 247
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : This book provides the first centralized source of basic information on geriatrics for a multidisciplinary range of health professionals. The annotations found in this volume are written clearly and concisely so that the reader can quickly grasp the essence of each reference. Organized in two sections, resources for individual health ...

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  • Author : David X. Cifu,Henry L. Lew,Mooyeon Oh-Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2018-01-20
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Rehabilitation of the geriatric patient poses a unique set of challenges and conditions often not seen in younger patients, but which are common among older adults. This quick, practical resource helps physiatrists and other members of the rehabilitation team overcome these challenges, covering the wide range of topics necessary to ...

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  • Author : William G. Boissonnault
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-08-03
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0323610153
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Summary : Specifically designed to address the expanding role of physical therapists in primary care, the second edition of Primary Care for the Physical Therapist: Examination and Triage provides the information you need to become an effective primary care provider. Acquire the communication and differential diagnosis skills, technical expertise, and clinical decision-making ...