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Pediatric Occupational Therapy Handbook

A Guide to Diagnoses and Evidence-Based Interventions

Combining essential assessment guidance with the latest evidence-based intervention strategies, this compact reference helps you quickly locate the information you need to evaluate and manage pediatric disorders. Access diagnosis-specific information on epidemiology, precautions, and more, as well as suggested interventions supported by the latest research, all in a convenient, pocket-sized handbook perfect for the busy clinical setting. Information is presented in a consistent format for easy reference and complies with the OT Practice Framework to help you ensure the most effective therapeutic outcomes.

Paperback, 416 Pages

Published: August 2008

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-05341-9

Contents

  • Section I: Guide to Pediatric Practice

    1. Using the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework in Pediatric Practice

    2. Using Evidence to Guide Occupational Therapy Practice

    Section II: Guide to Diagnoses and Interventions

    3. Achondroplasia

    4. Acquired Brain Injury

    5. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    6. Albers-Schonberg Disease

    7. Amblyopia

    8. Anemia

    9. Angelman’s Syndrome

    10. Anorexia

    11. Anxiety

    12. Apnea

    13. Arthrogyposis Multiplex Congenita

    14. Asthma

    15. Attention Deficit Disorders

    16. Autism Spectrum Disorders

    17. Bipolar Disorder

    18. Brachial Plexus Injury

    19. Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

    20. Bulimia

    21. Cerebral Palsy

    22. Cleft Palate

    23. Conduct Disorder

    24. Congenital Clubfoot

    25. Congenital Heart Defects

    26. Congenital Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    27. Cri Du Chat Syndrome

    28. Cystic Fibrosis

    29. Depression

    30. Developmental Coordination Disorder

    31. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

    32. Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)

    33. Dysrythmias

    34. Edward’s Syndrome (Trisomy 18)

    35. Epilepsy (Seizure Disorder)

    36. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

    37. Fragile X Syndrome

    38. Galactosemia

    39. Gastrochisis

    40. Hemophilia

    41. Hydrocephalus

    42. Hyperbilirubinemia

    43. Hypoxic-ischemic Encephalopathy

    44. Intellectual Disabilities

    45. Intraventricular Hemorrhage

    46. Juvenile Diabetes

    47. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

    48. Klinefelter’s Syndrome

    49. Learning Disabilities

    50. Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

    51. Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome

    52. Lordosis

    53. Marfan Syndrome

    54. Meconimum Aspiration Syndrome

    55. Micrognathia

    56. Mononucleosis

    57. Muscular Dystrophy

    58. Necrotizing Enterocolitis

    59. Neonatal Respiratory Problems

    60. Neurofibromatosis

    61. Nystagmus

    62. Obesity

    63. Oppositional Defiant Disorder

    64. Osteogenesis Imperfecta

    65. Patau’s Syndrome (Trisomy 13)

    66. Periventricular Leukomalacia

    67. Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension

    68. Phenylketonuria (PKU)

    69. Pica

    70. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

    71. Pneumonia

    72. Prader-Willi Syndrome

    73. Retinopathy of Prematurity

    74. Rheumatic Heart Disease

    75. Scoliosis

    76. Separation Anxiety and Social Phobia

    77. Sensory Processing Disorder

    78. Sepsis

    79. Sickle Cell Anemia

    80. Spina Bifida

    81. Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    82. Strabismus

    83. Tay-Sachs Disease

    84. Tourette’s Syndrome

    Appendix A: Websites for Research

    Appendix B: Assessment Tools

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