Cardiorespiratory Assessment of the Adult Patient

1st Edition

A clinician's guide

Editors:

Key Features

  • Assessment checklists for main clinical settings – ideal for aide memoires
  • Assessment tools listed alphabetically
  • Tools include clear step-by-step guidance for relevant procedures
  • Key points boxes help to prioritize and identify what to focus on in each setting
  • Spiral-binding allows for easy, lie-flat reference
  • Pull-out bookmark of normal values and common abbreviations for easy reference

Table of Contents

Preface

How to use this book

  1. An Introduction to Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy
  2. Assessment checklist
  3. Assessment tools
  4. Self-assessment

Index

Details

No. of pages:
212
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702051975
Print ISBN:
9780702043451

About the editors

Mary Ann Broad

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, Cardiff, UK Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

Matthew Quint

Affiliations and Expertise

Respiratory Clinical Specialist, Solent Primary Care NHS Trust, Portsmouth, UK

Sandy Thomas

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

Paul Twose

Affiliations and Expertise

Specialist Band 6 Physiotherapist, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, Cardiff, UK