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 core 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 non core 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 paediatricsChapter 2 AmputeesChapter 3 Aquatic physiotherapyChapter 4 Burns and plastic surgeryChapter 5 Community paediatricsChapter 6 Community physiotherapyChapter 7 GerontologyChapter 8 Learning disabilitiesChapter 9 MedicineChapter 10 Mental healthChapter 11 Obstetrics and gynaecologyChapter 12 Oncology and palliative careChapter 13 Pain managementChapter 14 RehabilitationChapter 15 RheumatologyChapter 16 Spinal cord injuryChapter 17 Trauma orthopaedicsIndex