Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Written By Michelle M. Lusardi, PhD, PT
Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 31 August 2012
  • ISBN : 1437719368
  • Pages : 864 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation written by Michelle M. Lusardi, PhD, PT which was release on 31 August 2012, this book published by Elsevier Health Sciences. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The most comprehensive physical therapy text available on the topic, Orthotics & Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition is your one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information. Evidence-based coverage offers essential guidelines on orthotic/prosthetic prescription, pre- and post-intervention gait assessment and outcome measurement, and working with special populations. Comprehensive coverage addresses rehabilitation in a variety of environments, including acute care, long-term care and home health care, and outpatient settings. Authoritative information from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition is incorporated throughout. World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Function model provides consistent language and an international standard to describe and measure health and disability from a biopsychosocial perspective. Case studies present real-life scenarios that demonstrate how key concepts apply to clinical decision making and evidence-based practice. A visually appealing 2-color design and a wealth of tables and boxes highlight vital information for quick reference and ease of use. Updated photos and illustrations reflect current clinical practice. Updated chapter on Assessment of Gait focuses on clinically useful outcome measures. Updated chapter on Motor Control and Motor Learning incorporates new insights into neuroplasticity and functional recovery. NEW! Integrated chapter on Lower Extremity Orthoses assists in clinical decision making about the best options for your patients. NEW! Chapter on Athletics after Amputation explores advanced training and athletics, including running and athletic competition to enhance the quality of life for persons with amputation. NEW! Chapter on the High Risk Foot and Would Healing helps you recognize, treat, and manage wounds for the proper fit and management of the patient. NEW! Chapter on Advanced Prosthetic Rehabilitation provides more thorough rehabilitation methods beyond the early care of persons learning to use their prostheses.

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
  • Author : Michelle M. Lusardi, PhD, PT,Millee Jorge,Caroline C. Nielsen, PhD
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-08-31
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : The most comprehensive physical therapy text available on the topic, Orthotics & Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition is your one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information. Evidence-based coverage offers essential guidelines on orthotic/prosthetic prescription, pre- and post-intervention gait assessment and outcome measurement, and working with special populations. Comprehensive coverage addresses ...

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation E Book

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation E Book
  • Author : Kevin C Chui,Milagros Jorge,Sheng-Che Yen,Michelle M. Lusardi
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-07-06
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Gain a strong foundation in the field of orthotics and prosthetics! Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition is a clear, comprehensive, one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information and application. Divided into three sections, this text gives you a foundation in orthotics and prosthetics, clinical applications when working with ...

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
  • Author : Michelle M. Lusardi,Caroline C. Nielsen
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 904
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Whether you are a student or a clinician, if you work with patients with neuromuscular and musculoskeletal impairments, you will find this text supplies a strong foundation in and appreciation for the field of orthotics and prosthetics that will give you the critical skills you need when working with this ...

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation E Book

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation   E Book
  • Author : Michelle M. Lusardi,Millee Jorge,Caroline C. Nielsen
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-12-23
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : The most comprehensive physical therapy text available on the topic, Orthotics & Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition is your one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information. Evidence-based coverage offers essential guidelines on orthotic/prosthetic prescription, pre- and post-intervention gait assessment and outcome measurement, and working with special populations. Comprehensive coverage addresses ...

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation
  • Author : Kevin C. Chui,Sheng-Che Yen,Michelle M. Lusardi,Milagros Jorge
  • Publisher : Saunders
  • Release Date : 2019-09-06
  • Total pages : 928
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Gain a strong foundation in the field of orthotics and prosthetics! Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition is a clear, comprehensive, one-stop resource for clinically relevant rehabilitation information and application. Divided into three sections, this text gives you a foundation in orthotics and prosthetics, clinical applications when working with ...

Prosthetics and Orthotics

Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Author : Ron Seymour
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 485
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Focusing on the lower extremities and spine, this extensively illustrated text presents a problem-solving approach to the evaluation and prescription of prosthetics and orthotics in physical therapy interventions. Prosthetics and Orthotics presents the latest developments in materials and fabrications, an in-depth analysis of gait deviations and interventions, conditions, psychosocial issues, ...

Prosthetics and Orthotics

Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Author : Donald G. Shurr,Thomas Michael Cook,John W. Michael
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : This volume provides a fundamental approach to the clinical practice of providing quality care to patients needing prosthetics and/or orthotics. The text discusses the most common problems, devices and strategies available for optimal care. Topics covered include: Methods, Materials, and Mechanics; Biomechanics of the Lower Limb; Above- and Below-Knee ...

Prosthetics and Patient Management

Prosthetics and Patient Management
  • Author : Kevin Carroll,Joan E. Edelstein
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Covering both upper and lower extremity prosthetics, this book provides the information clinicians need to manage a range of prosthetic patients, and their disorders. The authors cover practical solutions to everyday problems that clinicians encounter, from early prosthetic management to issues facing the more advanced prosthetic user. The text is ...

Lower limb Prosthetics and Orthotics

Lower limb Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Author : Joan E. Edelstein,Alex Moroz
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 205
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Lower-Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics: Clinical Concepts is a comprehensive overview of lower-limb prosthetics and orthotics, covering normal and pathological gait, lower-limb biomechanics, clinical applications, as well as prosthetic and orthotic designs and components. Joan Edelstein and Alex Moroz have written Lower-Limb Prosthetics and Orthotics with the clinician's perspective in mind. ...

Essentials of Prosthetics and Orthotics

Essentials of Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Author : AK. Agarwal
  • Publisher : JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS
  • Release Date : 2013-02-11
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Download or read online Essentials of Prosthetics and Orthotics written by AK. Agarwal, published by JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS which was released on 2013-02-11. Get Essentials of Prosthetics and Orthotics Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Orthotics

Orthotics
  • Author : Joan E. Edelstein,Jan Bruckner
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Orthotics: A Comprehensive Clinical Approach is an innovative and comprehensive new text that provides essential information about contemporary orthoses to guide the student and clinician in prescribing and utilizing these appliances in neuromuscular, musculoskeletal, and integumentary rehabilitation. Written by recognized authorities in the field, Joan Edelstein, MA, PT, FISPO and ...

Prosthetics Orthotics in Clinical Practice

Prosthetics   Orthotics in Clinical Practice
  • Author : Bella J May,Margery A Lockard
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release Date : 2011-03-08
  • Total pages : 418
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : A clinical focus with unfolding case studies, stimulating questions, and an outstanding art program of 550 photographs and line illustrations make important concepts easy to understand and apply. You’ll also find a discussion, unique to this text, of the pathology of what necessitates amputations and why you would choose one ...

Orthotics

Orthotics
  • Author : John B. Redford,John V. Basmajian,Paul Trautman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : For people new to orthotics, relates medical diagnoses to the specific technology of the field. Focuses on basic principles and standard devices that will continue to be practical no matter what advances the future may bring; considers economic as well as technical realities. Discusses orthoses for the lower limbs, the ...

New Advances in Prosthetics and Orthotics

New Advances in Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Author : Mark H. Bussell
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Prosthetics and orthotics has evolved over the years from a craft into a profession. Prosthetics is now defined as the science of external limb replacement and orthotics the science of external support of the limbs and torso. Technological advances, in conjunction with an increase in education and experience, have provided ...

SRS Research Information System Index

SRS Research Information System Index
  • Author : Claire K. Schultz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 1337
  • ISBN : 1437719368
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Summary : Download or read online SRS Research Information System Index written by Claire K. Schultz, published by which was released on 1974. Get SRS Research Information System Index Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....