Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation By Author Kevin C Chui
Comprehensive coverage addresses rehabilitation in a variety of environments, including acute care, long-term care and home health care, and outpatient settings.
Book organized into three parts corresponding with typical patient problems and clinical decision-making.
The latest evidence-based research throughout text help you learn clinical-decision making skills.
Case studies present real-life scenarios that demonstrate how key concepts apply to clinical decision-making and evidence-based practice.
World Health Organization disablement model (ICF) incorporated to help you learn how to match patient’s limitations with the best clinical treatment.
Multidisciplinary approach in a variety of settings demonstrates how physical therapists can work with the rest of the healthcare team to provide high quality care in orthotic/prosthetic rehabilitation.
The latest equipment and technology throughout text addresses the latest options in prosthetics and orthotics rehabilitation
Authoritative information from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition is incorporated throughout.
A wealth of tables and boxes highlight vital information for quick reference and ease of use.
NEW! Color photographs improve visual appeal and facilitates learning.
NEW! Increased evidence-based content includes updated citations; coverage of new technology such as microprocessors, microcontrollers, and integrated load cells; new evidence on the effectiveness and efficacy of interventions; and new evidence on cognitive workload usage.
NEW! Authors Kevin K Chui, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, OCS, CEEAA, FAAOMPT and Sheng-Che (Steven) Yen, PT, PhD add their expertise to an already impressive list of contributors.