Clinical Care of the Runner

Clinical Care of the Runner
Author: Mark Harrast
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 302
Release: 2019-11-22
ISBN: 0323679501
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Care of the Runner Book Excerpt:

Offering current guidance from national and international experts, Clinical Care of the Runner provides a comprehensive, practical approach to caring for the runner patient. Editor Dr. Mark A. Harrast, Clinical Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine and Sports Medicine and Medical Director for Husky Stadium and the Seattle Marathon, ensures that you’re up to date with assessment, biomechanics, musculoskeletal injuries, medical illness, training, special populations, and other key topics. Covers general topics such as evaluation of the injured runner, on-the-field and in-office assessment, and sports psychology for the runner. Includes biomechanics and rehabilitation chapters, including running gait assessment, choosing a running shoe, and deep water running for prevention and rehabilitation of running injuries. Provides expert guidance on bone stress injuries and bone health, osteoarthritis and running, knee injuries in runners, and other musculoskeletal injuries. Features a section on specific populations such as the novice runner, the youth runner, the peripartum runner, and the ultramarathoner. Consolidates today’s available information and guidance into a single, convenient resource.

Diarrhea

Diarrhea
Author: Stefano Guandalini,Haleh Vaziri
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 500
Release: 2010-10-17
ISBN: 160761183X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diarrhea Book Excerpt:

This volume provides in a conveniently accessible package a comprehensive collection of accurate and timely information on the management of patients with diarrhea, both in pediatric age and in the adult. As medical knowledge has recently expanded in this area, this volume is full of new practical, clinically useful material for the busy clinician. Illustrations are emphasized to permit rapid acquisition of practical information that is not readily available in the major texts. Each chapter is concise, concentrating on "clinical pearls," and new advances in diagnostic and therapeutic technology. Each chapter discusses the relative costs of diagnostic and therapeutic options to permit financial considerations to be taken into account in the decision making process. Additional unique features include, summaries of key points, recommendations, and indications for requesting GI subspecialty consultation. Providing a comprehensive but practical overview of the issues surrounding the diarrheal diseases, this volume will prove of great value and utility to gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, primary care physicians.

Practicing Primary Health Care in Nursing Caring for Populations

Practicing Primary Health Care in Nursing  Caring for Populations
Author: Lewenson,Marie Truglio-Londrigan
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 214
Release: 2016-01-20
ISBN: 1284078108
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Practicing Primary Health Care in Nursing Caring for Populations Book Excerpt:

Practicing Primary Health Care in Nursing: Caring for Populations is a new innovative text examines the broad definition of “primary health care”, and incorporating a nursing perspective with a global and population-based focus. This book presents the enduring relationship that nurses have had in pioneering primary health care with a population-based, inter-intra/professional, and global perspective. Important Notice: the digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.”.

Physician Assistant A Guide to Clinical Practice E Book

Physician Assistant  A Guide to Clinical Practice E Book
Author: Ruth Ballweg
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 800
Release: 2017-02-20
ISBN: 032352740X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Physician Assistant A Guide to Clinical Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

Entering its 6th edition, Physician Assistant: A Guide to Clinical Practice is the only text that covers all aspects of the physician assistant profession, the PA curriculum, and the PA’s role in clinical practice. It is designed as a highly visual and practical resource to be used across the spectrum of lifelong learning, enabling students and practicing PAs to thrive in a rapidly changing health care system. Teaches how to prepare for each core clinical rotation and common electives, as well as how to work with atypical patient populations such as homeless patients and patients with disabilities. A succinct, bulleted writing style; convenient tables; practical case studies; and clinical application questions throughout enable you to master key concepts and clinical applications. Helps you master all the core competencies needed for certification or recertification. Addresses all six Physician Assistant Competencies, as well as providing guidance for the newly graduated PA entering practice. Includes quick-use resources, such as objectives and key points sections for each chapter, tip boxes with useful advice, abundant tables and images, and 134 updated case studies. Features chapters for the 7 core clinical rotations and 5 common electives, with key guidance on how to prepare effectively and what to expect. Provides updated health policy information, expanded information about international programs, cultural competencies, and pearls and pitfalls on working internationally as a PA. Outlines the basic principles of Interprofessional Education – an important new trend in medical education nationally. New chapters cover: Maximizing Your Education, Future of the Profession, Principles of PA Education, Managing Stress and Burnout, and many other topics.

Ballweg s Physician Assistant A Guide to Clinical Practice E Book

Ballweg s Physician Assistant  A Guide to Clinical Practice   E Book
Author: Tami S Ritsema,Darwin L. Brown,Daniel T. Vetrosky
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2021-04-17
ISBN: 0323695817
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ballweg s Physician Assistant A Guide to Clinical Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

Designed as a highly visual and practical resource to be used across the spectrum of lifelong learning, Ballweg's Physician Assistant, 7th Edition, helps you master all the core competencies needed for physician assistant certification, recertification, and clinical practice. It remains the only textbook that covers all aspects of the physician assistant profession, the PA curriculum, and the PA’s role in clinical practice. Ideal for both students and practicing PAs, it features a succinct, bulleted writing style, convenient tables, practical case studies, and clinical application questions that enable you to master key concepts and clinical applications. Addresses all six physician assistant competencies, as well as providing guidance for the newly graduated PA entering practice. Includes five new chapters: What Is a Physician Assistant, and How Did We Get Here?, Effective Use of Technology for Patient-Centered Care, Success in the Clinical Year, Transitioning to Practice and Working in Teams, and Finding Your Niche. Features an enhanced focus on content unique to the PA profession that is not readily found in other resources, more illustrations for today’s visually oriented learners, a more consistent format throughout, and a new emphasis on the appropriate use of social media among healthcare professionals. Provides updated content throughout to reflect the needs of the PA profession, including new content on self-care for the PA to help prevent burnout, suicide, and other hazards faced by healthcare professionals. Guides students in preparation for each core clinical rotation and common electives, as well as working with special patient populations such as patients experiencing homelessness and patients with disabilities. Includes quick-use resources, such as objectives and key points sections for each chapter, tip boxes with useful advice, abundant tables and images, and more than 130 updated case studies. Evolve Educator site with an image bank is available to instructors through their Elsevier sales rep or via request at https://evolve.elsevier.com.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oral Board Review

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oral Board Review
Author: R. Samuel Mayer, MD
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 260
Release: 2021-03-02
ISBN: 0826177522
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oral Board Review Book Excerpt:

Revised second edition of the singular review book devoted to helping candidates prepare for and succeed on the ABPMR Part II certification examination. This interactive workbook has been updated and expanded to reflect changes to the oral exam format and introduce topics of increasing importance. With new chapters on complex medical rehabilitation, cancer rehabilitation, pain medicine, spinal disorders, and sports medicine and a total of 86 cases across all practice areas on the board outline, this is the study tool that positions you to pass Part II the first time out. The book uses a question and response format to actively engage readers for individual or group study. Chapter vignettes set up common physiatric problems and are structured to walk readers through the types of questions encountered in daily practice. This unique conversational method simulates a discussion between examiner and examinee, presenting a focused exchange that unfolds organically and leads respondents to the most appropriate answers. Case questions are organized by the five domains measured on the oral boards: data acquisition, problem solving, patient management, systems-based practice, and interpersonal and communication skills. Designed to build a systematic approach to clinical questions applicable to any case so you can think on your feet, understand the goal of the prompts, and respond effectively both on the boards and at the patient's bedside. Key Features: Interactive format of question-and-answer vignettes helps to foster skills and confidence necessary for success on the PM&R oral board exam (Part II) More than 4x the number of cases than any other review book on the market Revised and updated to reflect changes to the exam format and introduce emerging topics Experienced chapter authors from many of the leading national programs

The Long Distance Runner s Guide to Injury Prevention and Treatment

The Long Distance Runner s Guide to Injury Prevention and Treatment
Author: Brian Krabak,Grant Lipman,Brandee Waite
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2017-10-03
ISBN: 1510717935
Category: Sports & Recreation
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Long Distance Runner s Guide to Injury Prevention and Treatment Book Excerpt:

For any runner who loves hitting the pavement and conquering half-, full-, and ultra-marathons, getting injured is a terrifying, and often heartbreaking, setback. Yet, almost three-quarters of long distance runners will suffer from a serious injury several times in their athletic career. Although it may be impossible to completely avoid injury, The Long Distance Runner’s Guide to Injury Prevention and Treatment is a vital source to help those who love to run understand some of the most common causes of injuries, and learn how to best avoid and treat athletic ailments. In this book, expert editors and long-time runners Brian Krabak and Grant Lipman combine valuable insights, tips, and tactics from over a dozen medical professionals who specialize in treating endurance athletes. With chapters on important and diverse topics such as proper nutrition, muscular ailments, skeletal injuries, medical illnesses caused by racing and proper recovery, The Long Distance Runner’s Guide to Injury Prevention and Treatment is a must-have on the shelf of every harrier.

Clinical Care for Lawyers

Clinical Care for Lawyers
Author: John Stewart,Stewart
Publsiher: Cavendish Publishing
Total Pages: 336
Release: 1999-04-10
ISBN: 1843143585
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Care for Lawyers Book Excerpt:

Clinical Care is concern for and interest in the well being of others, through monitoring health and, where appropriate, the treatment of disease. An understanding of the care of a patient from a clinical point of view is vital for anyone involved in clinical negligence litigation and this title provides an essential guide to the basic methods of medical, nursing and laboratory procedures

Nursing Delegation and Management of Patient Care E Book

Nursing Delegation and Management of Patient Care   E Book
Author: Kathleen Motacki,Kathleen Burke
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2013-08-13
ISBN: 0323266916
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nursing Delegation and Management of Patient Care E Book Book Excerpt:

This dynamic resource is your guide to the latest information on the roles and responsibilities of the manager of patient care, core competencies required of nurses caring for patients, and a wide range of management concepts that nurses need to know before entering practice. With an emphasis on patient safety and evidence-based practice, it provides complete coverage of patient care management, leadership, information management, organizational planning, and human resources. Organized around the five major functional groups within health care organizations that nurses handle or frequently interact with — patient care management, leadership, information management, organizational planning, and human resources. Important content on the environment of care examines hospital safety and security issues including emergency codes, Safe Patient Handling and Movement and Materials Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). Evidence-Based boxes summarize current research and best practices for topics throughout the textbook. Clinical Corner boxes discuss practice process improvements made by nurses, including safe, effective practices used at their institutions and how they improve patient care. NCLEX® examination-style review questions at the end of each chapter offer valuable review and exam preparation.

The Runner An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine E Book

The Runner  An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine   E Book
Author: Robert P. Wilder
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 204
Release: 2010-07-19
ISBN: 1455700665
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Runner An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine E Book Book Excerpt:

July's issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine is dedicated to the Runner and guest edited by Dr. Robert Wilder, Associate Professor of PM&R and Medical Director of the Runner's Clinic at the University of Virginia. Dr. Wilder and a team of expert contributors discuss all aspects of running, including biomechanics and kinematics, flexibility, exertional compartment syndrome, patellofemoral pain syndrome, stress fractures, exercise-associated collapse, and more. Several chapters focus on special considerations for certain types of runners: children, women, injured runners, and those with osteoarthritis.

Anatomy for Runners

Anatomy for Runners
Author: Jay Dicharry
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2012-12-12
ISBN: 1620872250
Category: Sports & Recreation
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Anatomy for Runners Book Excerpt:

Running has become more and more popular in recent years, with thousands of people entering marathons, buying new running shoes with the latest technology, and going for a daily jog, whether on the track or on a treadmill. Unfortunately, with running comes injuries, as a result of wrong information and improper training. Author Jay Dicharry was tired of getting the same treatments from doctors that didn’t heal his joint and muscle pain from running, so he decided to combine different fields of clinical care, biomechanical analysis, and coaching to help you avoid common injuries and become the best runner you can be. Along with clear and thorough explanations of how running influences the body, and how the body influences your running, this book answers many of the common questions that athletes have: Do runners need to stretch? What is the best way to run? What causes injuries? Which shoes are best for running? Is running barefoot beneficial? The mobility and stability tests will assess your form, and the corrective exercises, along with step-by-step photos, will improve your core and overall performance, so that you can train and run with confidence, knowing how to avoid injuries!

Pain Procedures in Clinical Practice E Book

Pain Procedures in Clinical Practice E Book
Author: Ted A. Lennard,David G Vivian,Stevan DOW Walkowski,Aneesh K. Singla
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2011-06-11
ISBN: 1437737749
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pain Procedures in Clinical Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

In the 3rd Edition of Pain Procedures in Clinical Practice, Dr. Ted Lennard helps you offer the most effective care to your patients by taking you through the various approaches to pain relief used in physiatry today. In this completely updated, procedure-focused volume, you’ll find nearly a decade worth of new developments and techniques supplemented by a comprehensive online video collection of how-to procedures at www.expertconsult.com. You’ll also find extensive coverage of injection options for every joint, plus discussions of non-injection-based pain relief options such as neuromuscular ultrasound, alternative medicines, and cryotherapy. Offer your patients today’s most advanced pain relief with nearly a decade worth of new developments and techniques, masterfully presented by respected physiatrist Ted Lennard, MD. Make informed treatment decisions and provide effective relief with comprehensive discussions of all of the injection options for every joint. Apply the latest non-injection-based treatments for pain relief including neuromuscular ultrasound, alternative medicines, and cryotherapy. See how to get the best results with a comprehensive video collection of how-to procedures at www.expertconsult.com, and access the complete text and images online.

Running Rewired

Running Rewired
Author: Jay Dicharry
Publsiher: VeloPress
Total Pages: 264
Release: 2018-02-01
ISBN: 1948006014
Category: Sports & Recreation
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Running Rewired Book Excerpt:

In Running Rewired, America’s leading endurance sports physical therapist and coach shares a program for runners to become stronger, faster, and more durable. Jay Dicharry distills cutting-edge biomechanical research into 15 workouts any runner can slot into their training program to begin seeing real results in about 6 weeks. For better or worse, your body drives your running form.Running Rewired will show you how to shed old injuries, mobility problems, weaknesses and imbalances and rewire your body-brain movement patterns. You’ll rebuild your movement and transform your running within one season. Through his work with athletes at REP Lab and top university sports performance clinics, Dicharry has found that strength training alone is inadequate for runners. To develop the four essential movement skills required for faster, safer running, runners must practice better movement as they build strength. In Running Rewired, you’ll use • 11 self-tests for joint mobility, posture stability, rotation, and alignment • 83 exercises to fix blocks, move with precision, build strength, and improve power • 15 rewire workouts to amplify any training plan from 5K to ultramarathon Dicharry’s Running Rewired combines the best of real-world coaching and a physical therapy approach to strength and mobility for better running. You’ll find your personal best running form and become a faster, more durable runner.

Essential Medical Facts Every Clinician Should Know

Essential Medical Facts Every Clinician Should Know
Author: Robert B. Taylor
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 324
Release: 2011-01-27
ISBN: 1441978747
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essential Medical Facts Every Clinician Should Know Book Excerpt:

Essential Medical Facts presents selected literature-based information clinicians need to know to provide informed patient care and avoid medical misadventures. Facts that can help make us better and safer clinicians include knowing the usefulness of palmar crease pallor in detecting anemia (not reliable), antibiotics that can cause a false positive opiate urine drug screen (fluoroquinolones), and an occasional early clue to testicular cancer (gynecomastia). Of course, keeping up to date on current medical knowledge and being curious about the implications of published research conclusions not only help assure superior clinical performance; they also bolster the preparation for board examinations. Robert B. Taylor, MD is the author and editor of more than two dozen medical books and several hundred published articles, as well a veteran of both rural private practice and chairmanship of a medical school clinical department. Essential Medical Facts is written for clinicians in all specialties, at all stages of professional life. It is a “must have” book for students, residents and practicing physicians, as well as nurse practitioners and physician assistants actively involved in clinical diagnosis and management of disease.

Introduction to Radiologic Sciences and Patient Care E Book

Introduction to Radiologic Sciences and Patient Care   E Book
Author: Arlene M. Adler,Richard R. Carlton
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2013-08-13
ISBN: 0323277691
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Radiologic Sciences and Patient Care E Book Book Excerpt:

Learn the professional and patient care skills you need for clinical practice! A clear, concise introduction to the imaging sciences, Introduction to Radiologic Sciences and Patient Care meets the standards set by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Curriculum Guide and the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Task List for certification examinations. Covering the big picture, expert authors Arlene M. Adler and Richard R. Carlton provide a complete overview of the radiologic sciences professions and of all aspects of patient care. More than 300 photos and line drawings clearly demonstrate patient care procedures. Step-by-step procedures make it easy to follow learn skills and prepare for clinicals. Chapter outlines and objectives help you master key concepts. Key Terms with definitions are presented at the beginning of each chapter. Up-to-date references are provided at the end of each chapter. Appendices prepare you for the practice environment by including practice standards, professional organizations, state licensing agencies, the ARRT code of ethics, and patient's rights information. 100 new photos and 160 new full-color line drawings show patient care procedures. Updates ensure that you are current with the Fundamentals and Patient Care sections of the ASRT core curriculum guidelines. New and expanded coverage is added to the chapters on critical thinking, radiographic imaging, vital signs, professional ethics, and medical law. Student resources on a companion Evolve website help you master procedures with patient care lab activities and review questions along with 40 patient care videos.

Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine For The Primary Care Practitioner Fourth Edition

Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine For The Primary Care Practitioner  Fourth Edition
Author: Richard B. Birrer,Francis G. O'Connor,Shawn F. Kane
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 842
Release: 2016-01-06
ISBN: 1482220121
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine For The Primary Care Practitioner Fourth Edition Book Excerpt:

Primary care practitioners are often the first medical professionals to see patients after an injury, making it critical for them to stay up to date on the latest developments in sports medicine. Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Practitioner contains the most current information on major topics in sports science and clinical medicine. It is a valuable resource for primary care physicians and allied health professionals who practice, teach, and hold specialty certifications in sports medicine and related fields. The book discusses key concepts related to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sports injuries. This edition adds new sections on pro-inflammatory treatments, field-side acupuncture, and brief musculoskeletal ultrasound as well as a new chapter on wellness and video illustrations of important musculoskeletal maneuvers at www.crcpress.com/9781482220117. The book follows the Strength of Recommendation Taxonomy (SORT), which addresses the quality, quantity, and consistency of evidence. It recommends levels of patient-oriented evidence to assist physicians in their diagnoses. Also included is a link to videos that demonstrate important musculoskeletal maneuvers used in sports medicine. As exercise and sports move beyond the realm of leisurely activity to a necessary component of good health, this book has become an important resource for all those involved in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine
Author: Mark A. Harrast, MD,Jonathan T. Finnoff, DO
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 700
Release: 2021-12-15
ISBN: 0826182399
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sports Medicine Book Excerpt:

Now in its third edition, Sports Medicine: Study Guide and Review for Boards continues as the leading review text offering a focused survey of non-surgical sports medicine topics. Updated throughout to reflect current sports science, protocols, and practice, this book covers all topics related to and found on the Sports Medicine CAQ examination. Written in outline format for targeted review, the book serves as a primary study tool for candidates preparing for initial certification or recertification as well as those wanting to supplement their training in sports medicine. Organized according to the exam blueprint with topics weighted to reflect their emphasis on the test, sections cover all subject areas found on the boards including basic science and general procedures; health promotion and preventative aspects; emergency assessment and care; and diagnosis, management, and treatment for the full range of sports-related injuries and conditions. A final sub-section on emerging topics in the field includes chapters on regenerative medicine, sports ultrasound, and a newly added chapter on exercise as medicine. The book also contains a practice test of over 260 questions new to this edition with an answer key and detailed rationales for candidates to assess clinical knowledge and assist with final preparation for boards. Loaded with high-yield facts throughout, this proven resource is fit for any student, trainee, or clinician preparing for boards, MOC, or in-training exams. Key Features: Offers comprehensive coverage of all topics tested on the Sports Medicine CAQ examination Encourages targeted review through easy-to-read outline format Illustrates key points with over 100 figures and tables for enhanced learning Contains full practice test with 260+ questions, answers, and explanations Purchase includes digital access for use on most mobile devices or computers

Integrating Religion and Spirituality into Clinical Practice

Integrating Religion and Spirituality into Clinical Practice
Author: René Hefti,Arndt Büssing
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 234
Release: 2018-05-18
ISBN: 3038429309
Category: Religions. Mythology. Rationalism
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Integrating Religion and Spirituality into Clinical Practice Book Excerpt:

This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue "Integrating Religion and Spirituality into Clinical Practice" that was published in Religions

Moderate and Deep Sedation in Clinical Practice

Moderate and Deep Sedation in Clinical Practice
Author: Richard D. Urman,Alan David Kaye
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2017-10-12
ISBN: 1108509924
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Moderate and Deep Sedation in Clinical Practice Book Excerpt:

Millions of procedures requiring sedation are performed each year, covering a large array of medical specialties in both inpatient and outpatient settings. This tremendous growth has led to sedation being administered by a wide range of healthcare providers, including non-anesthesiologist physicians, nurses and nurse practitioners. Moderate and Deep Sedation in Clinical Practice is a concise, practical handbook for all medical and surgical professionals who sedate patients. This up-to-date, evidence-based 'how-to' manual instructs these professionals on how to evaluate patients, updates relevant pharmacology, and guides them on legal and quality assurance issues. It contains advice on sedation for specific populations, such as elderly, pediatric, ICU, emergency room, endoscopy, and reproductive technologies. Written and edited by experts in procedural sedation and sedation education, this book will help users develop safer techniques, policies, and procedures. It is essential reading for any healthcare provider administering moderate or deep sedation.

Measuring Clinical Care

Measuring Clinical Care
Author: Stephen C. Schoenbaum
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 174
Release: 1995
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Clinical competence
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Measuring Clinical Care Book Excerpt: