Key Features

  • Written by an experienced team of clinicians who also understand the needs of students as well as practitioners
  • Logical and clear structure makes it easy to use for both clinicians and students
  • Each chapter is self-contained and can be used for independent reading topics
  • Case histories and clinical comment sections illustrate important clinical points
  • Key points and summaries provides assistance for learning and review
  • Features approximately 400 illustrations

Table of Contents

Section 1 Essential Principles of Management
1. Treatment Planning
2. Evidence Based Practice and Clinical Governance
3. Clinical Protocols
4. Clinical Emergencies
5. Health and Health Promotion
Section 2 Methods of Managing Foot Conditions
6. Operative Techniques
7. Surgery and the Foot
8. Pharmacology
9. Physical Therapy
10. Mechanical Therapy
11. Mechanical Therapeutics in the Clinic
12. Prescription Orthoses
13. Footwear Therapy
Section 3 Managing Specific Client Groups
14. The Adult Foot
15. The Child’s Foot
16. Management of the Sports Patient
17. Management of Tissue Viability
Index

Details

No. of pages:
496
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702036330
Print ISBN:
9780443071133

About the authors

Warren Turner

Affiliations and Expertise

Pro-Dean (Contracts & Business Enterprise), South Bank University, Facuty of Health & Social Care, London South Bank University, UK.

Linda Merriman

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Dean Postgraduate & External Affairs, School of Health & Social Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK