Cardiorespiratory Assessment of the Adult Patient

1st Edition

A clinician's guide

Editors:

  • Mary Ann Broad
  • Matthew Quint
  • Sandy Thomas
  • Paul Twose
  • 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
    Print ISBN:
    9780702043451
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702051975

    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