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Rheumatology for Nurses: Patient Care



Rheumatology for Nurses: Patient Care

Patricia le Gallez

ISBN: 978-1-861-56032-2 April 1998 Wiley-Blackwell 336 Pages


This exciting book reflects the multidisciplinary approach that has proved so beneficial to the care of the rheumatology patient. Written by well qualified members of the various professions involved in this field, the book examines the full range of treatment and care of the patient. This book will prove invaluable to nurses, occupational therapists, podiatrists, physiotherapists, social workers and dieticians.
The Patient Perspective.

The Role of The Nurse Specialist in rheumatology.

The Rheumatology Ward.

Care in The Community.

The Psychological and Social Impact of Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Drugs in Rheumatology.

The Role of physiotherapy in Rheumatology.

The Role of The Occupational Therapist in rheumatology.

The Role of The Podiatrist in Rheumatology.

Surgery in rheumatology Disease.

Work and Disability.