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Recent Advances in Physiotherapy

Recent Advances in Physiotherapy

Cecily Partridge (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-470-02542-0

Apr 2007

268 pages

Out of stock

$90.99

Description

Like Partridge: Neurological Physiotherapy: Bases of Evidence for Practice, each chapter in Recent Advances in Physiotherapy features a case report provided by a team of clinicians based on details from a real patient. This book of recent advances provides readers with a way of keeping up-to-date with recent work in the discipline of physiotherapy, based on the evidence for current practice.
Contributors.

Introduction (Cecily Partridge).

I CARDIORESPIRATORY.

1 Physiotherapy and the Adult with Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis (Jennifer A. Pryor).

2 Coordinated Management of a Patient in ICU with Cardiorespiratory Failure (Elizabeth Dean).

II SURGICAL.

3 Abdominal Surgery: The Evidence for Physiotherapy Intervention (Linda Denehy and Laura Browning).

III NEUROLOGICAL.

4 Practice and Feedback for Training Reach-to-Grasp in a Patient with Stroke (Paulette M. Van Vliet and Katherine Durham).

5 ImprovingWalking After Stroke Using a Treadmill (Louise Ada and Catherine M. Dean).

6 Treatment of the Upper Limb Following Stroke: A Critical Evaluation of Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (Martine Nadler).

IV PAIN MANAGEMENT.

7.1 An Introduction to Current Concepts of Pain (Lester Jones).

7.2 Non-Specific Arm Pain (Lester Jones).

7.3 Recurrent Lumbar Pain after Failed Spinal Surgery (Lester Jones and Audrey Wang).

V MUSCULOSKELETAL.

8 Evidence for Exercise and Self-Management Interventions for Lower Limb Osteoarthritis (Nicola Walsh).

9 Using Evidence-Based Practice for Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Disorders (Joy C. MacDermid).

VI ORTHOPAEDIC.

10 Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Following Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty (Justine Naylor, Alison Harmer and Richard Walker).

Index.