Lifespan Neurorehabilitation: A Patient-Centered Approach from Examination to Interventions and Outcomes
ISBN: 0803646097
EAN13: 9780803646094
Language: English
Pages: 1024
Dimensions: 2.00" H x 11.00" L x 9.00" W
Weight: 5.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

Lifespan Neurorehabilitation: A Patient-Centered Approach from Examination to Interventions and Outcomes

Book Overview
Consistently organized chapters in each section for easier reference Behaviorally stated objectives for each chapter Glossary (with terms bold-faced at first appearance) Patient case scenarios that emphasize the clinical relevance of the content Patient Application sections in the examination and intervention chapters that progress throughout the chapter and include contemplate clinical decisions, with guiding questions to stimulate the clinical problem-solving process Charts/tables summarizing key information Full-color photograph illustrating basic and complex concepts, many featuring real patients, including series of photographs that capture sequential movement Focus on Evidence tables included on Davis Plus that summarize the scientific basis for the principles and techniques described Extensive reference lists to facilitate additional research A compendium on Davis Plus outlining the most common pediatric and adult medical diagnoses that puts the impairments and functional limitations in context and addresses 1) etiology/pathogenesis, 2) expected signs/symptoms and diagnostic tests, 3) prognosis, 4) medical and surgical management, and 5) a brief summary of five potential interventions that may be part of the plan of care based on expected examination results