The Concise Guide to Physiotherapy - Volume 2
- Tim Ainslie, MSc, MCSP, MMACP, Senior Lecturer/Clinical Education Coordinator, Physiotherapy Programme, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK
This exciting new resource is designed to assist undergraduate physiotherapy students and new graduates in confidently treating patients in a range of physiotherapy areas outside the âcoreâ areas of practice. Areas covered include paediatrics, geriatrics, mental health and rheumatology.
Valuable content is easily accessible in a small portable format which will be an invaluable reference during placement or practice. Each chapter provides a concise overview of the philosophy and the specific treatment processes for each of the 17 practice specialties.
A wealth of online learning resources are also available with the Guide, these include access to case studies, multiple-choice questions and a reference list for each chapter. In addition there is a bank of downloadable photographs and line drawings relating to each of the 17 chapters.
Used along with The Concise Guide to Physiotherapy: Volume 1 Assessment, Volume 2 Treatment will be an indispensable tool for any physiotherapist.
A blend of resources providing an insight into the ânon coreâ areas of practice, enabling the individual to prepare ahead or refresh knowledge in order to feel confident about approaching the treatment of patients in practice areas not previously encountered.
Paperback, 470 Pages
Published: May 2012
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
- Chapter 1 Acute paediatrics Chapter 2 Amputees Chapter 3 Aquatic physiotherapy Chapter 4 Burns and plastic surgery Chapter 5 Community paediatrics Chapter 6 Community physiotherapy Chapter 7 Gerontology Chapter 8 Learning disabilities Chapter 9 Medicine Chapter 10 Mental health Chapter 11 Obstetrics and gynaecology Chapter 12 Oncology and palliative care Chapter 13 Pain management Chapter 14 Rehabilitation Chapter 15 Rheumatology Chapter 16 Spinal cord injury Chapter 17 Trauma orthopaedics Index