Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by : Jan Stephen Tecklin
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 90
Total Download : 742
File Size : 49,9 Mb
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Description : The Fourth Edition of Pediatric Physical Therapy provides a comprehensive introduction to the major diseases and disabilities common to children who require physical therapy and the examination and interventions commonly employed in their rehabilitation. This book presents basic medical information regarding common clinical diagnostic categories, followed by physical therapy evaluation, treatment and special issues within each diagnostic group. It features additional coverage on the development of the musculoskeletal, neurological and neuromuscular, cardiac, and pulmonary systems which conforms to the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapy Practice. NEW TO THIS EDITION: Case studies to enhance learning process found online at http://thepoint.lww.com/tecklin4e. Four all-new chapters: Pediatric Physical Therapy, Cultural Sensitivity and Family-Centered Care; Traumatic Injury to the Central Nervous System: Spinal Cord Injury; Traumatic Disorders and Sports Injuries; and Cardiac Disorders Extensive revisions to incorporate a number of important developments in the profession, including emphasis on evidence-based practice regarding examination and treatment of children More emphasis on clinical decision-making, by including case studies throughout the book, in order to enable students to understand and work through the process of patient examination Additional coverage on the development of body systems including musculoskeletal, neurological and neuromuscular, cardiac, and pulmonary. This conforms to the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapy Practice. Boxes regarding the nutritional needs of children with the diseases and disorders Improved design and art program including many new illustrations and visual information displays


Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by : Jan Stephen Tecklin
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 31
Total Download : 330
File Size : 48,9 Mb
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Description : You'll want to keep this practical volume within easy reach! Now thoroughly updated, this Third Edition provides an overview of the knowledge and skills required for current practice in the physical rehabilitation of children. Readers will learn to integrate essential information into a physical therapy evaluation and treatment plan. Organized by disability and diseases, then by specialty, the text addresses the most current information on each disability, and presents evaluation techniques and suitable interventions. Unlike other books, this unique guide covers neurological disorders, neuromuscular problems, developmental disabilities, orthopedic and cardiopulmonary disorders -- all in chapters written by recognized experts. Noteworthy in this edition: coverage of orthopedic and limb deficiency, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, and assistive devices.


Clinical Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by : Katherine T. Ratliffe
Languange : en
Publisher by : Mosby Incorporated
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 18
Total Download : 393
File Size : 42,6 Mb
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Description : The first book ever published specifically on pediatrics for the physical therapy team takes an integrated approach. It focuses on clinical skills and strategies as well as encompassing educational and family environments where children live, work and play. Special features include key terms, more than 300 illustrations, practice exercises, key terms and questions, a glossary, community resources boxes, case studies and an instructors manual. * The only book available covering pediatrics for the Physical Therapy Team! * Covers such hot topics as importance of play in therapy, handling and positioning, and behavioral supports. * Nearly 400 high-quality photographs and line drawings show techniques, postures, and disorders to illustrate content in the text. * In-depth case studies provide students with hands-on experience in clinical practice. * Special boxes throughout each chapter give the reader tips and suggestions to use in therapy. * "Questions to Ponder" sections at the end of each chapter explore ethical issues, health care reform issues, communication issues, budget issues, and more. * Features practice exercises, annotated bibliographies, and reference lists for every chapter.


Handbook Of Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by : Toby M. Long
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 60
Total Download : 549
File Size : 45,7 Mb
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Description : This updated quick reference provides a contemporary perspective on pediatric physical therapy for both students and professionals. Following the "Guide to Physical Therapist Practice," this invaluable tool addresses growth and development, pediatric disorders, measurements, interventions, assistive technologies, and administrative issues--all in a rapid access format for daily consultation. For easier use, this edition features a larger trim size, with new boxes, figures, charts, and conditions. Separate chapters cover Intervention, Measurement & Disorders, and Assistive Technology. Expanded coverage of growth and development includes outcomes that occur when development is disrupted. Insurance coding information is also included.


Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by :
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 39
Total Download : 103
File Size : 47,6 Mb
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The Clinical Practice Of Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by : Mark Drnach
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Total Read : 9
Total Download : 542
File Size : 46,5 Mb
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Description : This comprehensive text explains the physical therapist's role across the full range of practice settings, including neonatal intensive care units, rehabilitation programs, early intervention programs, the educational system, pediatric hospices, and intermediate care facilities. This text and reference prepares readers for the demands and challenges faced as the practitioner of choice for children with disabilities. Features include Case Studies and Parent Perspectives. Chapter appendices offer examples of data collection tools and methods, evaluations, and documents used in patient/client management. Sample evaluations show how this information is used in clinical settings.


Handbook Of Pediatric Physical Therapy

Author by : Toby Long
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 92
Total Download : 673
File Size : 41,9 Mb
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Description : This updated reference provides a contemporary perspective on pediatric Physical Therapy in a convenient outline format ideal for daily consultation. Consistent with APTA’s "Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 3.0," Handbook of Pediatric Physical Therapy, 3rd Edition helps both students and professionals quickly locate essential information necessary to effectively assess, diagnose, and plan interventions. This edition reflects the latest advances in the field as it presents each condition's etiology, assessment considerations, treatment, and all other information related to contemporary pediatric physical therapy practice.


Pediatric Physical Therapy Exercises For The Knees

Author by : Amy Sturkey
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 52
Total Download : 756
File Size : 48,9 Mb
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Description : My 30+ years of experience in pediatric physical therapy practice is yours! This book features stop-action photos and "how-to" tips to strengthen children's hips. With exercise suggestions for knee flexion and extension, this book is a lifesaver for PTs, physical therapy assistants, instructors, caregivers, and parents. The hips are simply the first body part that we have targeted in a book, with at least three more target areas upcoming in the future. This book is perfect for telehealth. New physical therapists will love ideas to assist in treatment session preparation, planning, and programming. More experienced physical therapists will have at their fingertips a wide range of treatment suggestions for the hips to add more variety in their treatment sessions. Features:-237 hip strengthening exercises with a wide range of difficulties-Commentary by a Pediatric Physical Therapist with over 30 years' experience-Stop action photos demonstrating the activity performed with a child-With device screenshots, you are free to use these exercises in a home program with families or for use with physical therapy assistants -Perfect for training physical therapy students or clinicians new to PediatricsEducators will finally have a tool with detailed pictures and commentary to give their students a foundation for pediatric treatment. In the past, so much has been available for evaluation, but frustratingly little for treatment! A pediatric physical therapist developed this book. Nothing can replace the skills of a pediatric physical therapist who can train caregivers and parents to perform these exercises safely and appropriately with a child with his or her specific strengths, weaknesses, and motivation. This book was written to assist therapists, not negate the need for them. Find out more about our book at www.pediatricPTexercises.com. Join our community on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pediatric-Physical-Therapy-Exercises/347094492096053 or Twitter @amysturkey. Or join us on Instagram at PediatricPTExercises. We are on Pinterest at amysturkey/pediatric-physical-therapy. Have glowing praise, recommendations for changes, or general feedback, contact me at [email protected]


Pediatric Physical Therapy Strengthening Exercises For The Knees

Author by : Amy E Sturkey Pt
Languange : en
Publisher by :
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 88
Total Download : 256
File Size : 44,9 Mb
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Description : My 30+ years of experience in pediatric physical therapy practice is yours! This book features stop-action photos and "how-to" tips to strengthen children's knees. With exercise suggestions for knee extension and flexion, this book is a lifesaver for PTs, physical therapy assistants, instructors, caregivers, and parents. The knees are the second body part that we have targeted in a book, with at least two more target areas upcoming in the future. This book is perfect for telehealth. New physical therapists will love ideas to assist in treatment session preparation, planning, and programming. More experienced physical therapists will have at their fingertips a wide range of treatment suggestions for the knees to add more variety in their treatment sessions. These are all exercises I know well, but even I get stuck in a rut performing the same activities over and over. I will use this book as well to remind me of exercise options. Features: -65 knee extension and 34 knee flexion strengthening exercises with a wide range of difficulties -Commentary by a Pediatric Physical Therapist with over 30 years' experience -Stop action photos demonstrating the activity performed with a child -With device screenshots, you are free to use these exercises in a home program with families or for use with physical therapy assistants -Perfect for training physical therapy students or clinicians new to Pediatrics. Educators will finally have a tool with detailed pictures and commentary to give their students a foundation for pediatric treatment. In the past, so much has been available for evaluation, but frustratingly little for treatment! Physical therapists in third world countries can now have available exercise recommendations without the expense of distant training courses. I believe this book will change the quality of physical therapy across the world. A pediatric physical therapist developed this book. Nothing can replace the skills of a pediatric physical therapist who can train caregivers and parents to perform these exercises safely and appropriately with a child with his or her specific strengths, weaknesses, and motivation. This book was written to assist therapists, not negate the need for them. To facilitate easy home programming, I provide commentary with each exercise explaining, for example, tips on how to make the task more successful, how to make the activity more or less challenging, and the type of client with whom I often use the specified exercise. Why wait for 30 years of clinical experience, when you can have my suggestions now? Find out more about our book at www.pediatricPTexercises.com. Join our community on Facebook at https: //www.facebook.com/pages/Pediatric-Physical-Therapy-Exercises/347094492096053 or Twitter @amysturkey. Or join us on Instagram at PediatricPTExercises. We are on Pinterest at amysturkey/pediatric-physical-therapy. Have glowing praise, recommendations for changes, or general feedback, contact me at [email protected]


Pediatric Physical Therapy Strengthening Exercises Of The Hips

Author by : Amy Sturkey
Languange : en
Publisher by : R. R. Bowker
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 98
Total Download : 451
File Size : 45,5 Mb
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Description : Pediatric Physical Therapy Strengthening Exercises for the HipsMy 30+ years of experience in pediatric physical therapy practice is yours! This book features stop-action photos and "how-to" tips to strengthen children's hips. With exercise suggestions for hip flexion, extension, abduction, adduction, internal and external rotation, this book is a lifesaver for PTs, physical therapy assistants, instructors, caregivers, and parents. The hips are simply the first body part that we have targeted in a book, with at least three more target areas upcoming in the future. This book is perfect for telehealth. New physical therapists will love ideas to assist in treatment session preparation, planning, and programming. More experienced physical therapists will have at their fingertips a wide range of treatment suggestions for the hips to add more variety in their treatment sessions. Features:?237 hip strengthening exercises with a wide range of difficulties?Commentary by a Pediatric Physical Therapist with over 30 years' experience?Stop action photos demonstrating the activity performed with a child?With device screenshots, you are free to use these exercises in a home program with families or for use with physical therapy assistants ?Perfect for training physical therapy students or clinicians new to PediatricsEducators will finally have a tool with detailed pictures and commentary to give their students a foundation for pediatric treatment. In the past, so much has been available for evaluation, but frustratingly little for treatment! A pediatric physical therapist developed this book. Nothing can replace the skills of a pediatric physical therapist who can train caregivers and parents to perform these exercises safely and appropriately with a child with his or her specific strengths, weaknesses, and motivation. This book was written to assist therapists, not negate the need for them. Find out more about our book at www.pediatricPTexercises.com. Join our community on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pediatric-Physical-Therapy-Exercises/347094492096053 or Twitter @amysturkey. Or join us on Instagram at PediatricPTExercises. We are on Pinterest at amysturkey/pediatric-physical-therapy. Have glowing praise, recommendations for changes, or general feedback, contact me at [email protected]