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Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

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.


Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4567-8


  • 1. Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation: Multidisciplinary Approach
    2. Aging and Exercise
    3. Motor Control and Motor Learning
    4. Evidence-Based Approach
    5. Clinical Assessment of Gait
    6. Materials and Technology
    7. Footwear: Foundation for Lower Extremity Orthoses
    8. Foot Orthoses
    9. Principles of Lower Extremity Orthoses
    10. Orthotic Decision Making in Neurological and Neuromuscular Disease
    11. Orthoses for Knee Instability
    12. Orthoses in Orthopedic Care and Trauma
    13. Orthoses for Spinal Dysfunction
    14. Orthoses for Hand and Upper Extremity Dysfunction
    15. Orthoses in Burn Care
    16. Seating and Wheelchairs
    17. Etiology of Amputation
    18. High Risk Foot and Wound Healing
    19. Amputation Surgeries
    20. Post-Op/Pre-Prosthetic Care
    21. Prosthetic Feet
    22. Partial Foot and Syme
    23. Transtibial Prosthesis
    24. Transfemoral Prostheses
    25. Prosthetic Options for Persons with High and Bilateral Amputation
    26. Early Rehabilitation in Lower Extremity Dysvascular Amputation
    27. Advanced Rehabilitation for People with Microprocessor Knee Prostheses
    28. Athletic Options for Persons with Amputation
    29. Rehabilitation for Children with Limb Deficiency
    30. Prosthetic Options for Persons with Upper Extremity Amputation
    31. Rehabilitation for Persons with Upper Extremity Amputation


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