Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Secrets

Edited by

  • Bryan O'Young, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Attending Physician, Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, New York, NY
  • Mark Young, MD, Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The Maryland Rehabilitation Center, State of Maryland Department of Education; Faculty, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Faculty, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • Steven Stiens, MD, MS, Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; Attending Physician, Spinal Cord Injury Unit, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA

This completely updated top-seller in physical medicine and rehabilitation continues the tradition of the highly popular Secrets Series®. From anatomy and physiology of the nervous and musculoskeletal system to medical complications in rehabilitation to work and rehabilitation—this book presents all the key elements you need for clinical use, rounds, and board preparation.
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Audience

Physical medicine & rehabilitation students and practitioners, Physical therapy students and practitioners

 

Book information

  • Published: September 2007
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-3205-2


Table of Contents

Physiatry: The Definition, Assessment and Intervention

Caring for Persons with Disabilities

Anatomy and Physiology of the Nervous and Musculoskeletal System

The Rehabilitation Evaluation

Fundamentals of Electrodiagnosis

Essentials of Neurorehabilitation

Rehabilitation of Organ-Based Systems

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation of Soft Tissue and Musculoskeletal Injury

Rehabilitation after Systemic Disease and Injury
Chronic Pain

Rehabilitation in Sports and the Arts

Work and Rehabilitation

Developmental Milestones and Pediatric Rehabilitation

Medical Complications in Rehabilitation

General Therapeutics

Physical Modalities

Interventional Physiatry

Orthotics and Prosthetics

Wheelchairs

Rehabilitation and Complementary Medicine

Research and Statistics in PM&R