Press "Enter" to skip to content

Category: Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Chinese Auricular Acupuncture, Second Edition by Skya Abbate

By Skya Abbate

Chinese Auricular Acupuncture offers scholars and practitioners with a transparent, concise, and basic guide on ear acupuncture. It reduces the necessity for memorization through providing a mode of ear acupuncture that's according to the underpinnings of conventional chinese language medication.

Various ear modalities―such as needles, press tacks, seeds―are mentioned. The e-book additionally comprises real instances from medical perform to demonstrate the medical applicability of particular modalities and ear acupuncture issues.

The publication should be independently studied and simply used to regard quite a few illnesses. a piece on ear analysis permits readers to complement their evaluate of the heart beat, tongue, and hara, therefore enhancing their skill to distinguish the useful foundation of imbalance and disease.

This version contains 5 new chapters at the a number of use of auricular issues, prescriptionology perform, universal ear questions, new study, and moral matters. certain tables and images function transparent aids to knowing. additionally incorporated is an intensive and up-to-date bibliography.

The maximum energy of this publication is its consumer friendliness, which permits either the start scholar and the skilled practitioner to effectively observe auricular medication within the therapy in their sufferers in a worrying, fairly noninvasive, and powerful demeanour.

Show description

Continue reading Chinese Auricular Acupuncture, Second Edition by Skya Abbate

Comments closed

Vision Rehabilitation: Multidisciplinary Care of the Patient by Penelope S. Suter, Lisa H. Harvey

By Penelope S. Suter, Lisa H. Harvey

Supplying the knowledge required to appreciate, suggest for, and provide post-acute imaginative and prescient rehabilitative care following mind harm, imaginative and prescient Rehabilitation: Multidisciplinary Care of the sufferer Following mind harm bridges the distance among thought and perform. It provides scientific details and medical literature helping the diagnostic and healing thoughts utilized in a entire review of present diagnostic and therapy techniques in grownup post-brain damage imaginative and prescient rehabilitation.Includes a foreword by way of Dr. Sue Barry simply because post-brain damage rehabilitation works top in a crew surroundings the place the whole individual might be taken care of, this article has been rigorously designed as a multidisciplinary source with an emphasis on types for operating with the rehabilitation staff. The booklet covers a myriad of subject matters comparable to post-brain damage imaginative and prescient rehabilitation; eye pursuits; binocular disorder; field of regard loss; visual-spatial overlook; shifts in visible egocenter affecting stability and coordination; visual-vestibular interactions; critical vs. peripheral visible consciousness; in addition to deficits in item belief, visible reminiscence, and visible cognition. The booklet info types that imaginative and prescient experts operating with the rehabilitation workforce can use to accomplish the simplest good fortune for the sufferer in rehabilitation; imaginative and prescient rehabilitation thoughts and the technological know-how from which they've been constructed; examples of healing routines; perform administration info for the post-brain harm imaginative and prescient rehabilitation perform; and data at the felony procedure within which one often turns into interested in this sort of paintings. Edited via eminent clinicians, the ebook highlights the paintings of participants who're well-respected academicians and researchers, bringing jointly the medical info that permits all people curious about a mind damage case to understand the diagnostic and healing techniques.

Show description

Continue reading Vision Rehabilitation: Multidisciplinary Care of the Patient by Penelope S. Suter, Lisa H. Harvey

Comments closed

Manual Therapy in Children by Heiner Biedermann PhD

By Heiner Biedermann PhD

Handbook treatment in youngsters offers a complete conceptual method of the topic of handbook treatment for kids of alternative a while. This technique considers the connection among the neuromusculoskeletal constitution and serve as at varied phases of improvement and areas powerful emphasis at the prevention of difficulties because the baby develops in addition to on their secure and powerful therapy and management.Presents a clean, evidence-based method of the administration of a variety of pediatric problemsFeatures nearly 250 top of the range illustrations that make clear key pointsThe fundamentals summarizes crucial theoretical info corresponding to anatomy and body structure, neuromotor improvement of the 1st five years - crawling to jogging, and floor anatomyClinical Insights appears to be like at matters that can impact the neuromotor improvement of the kid and provides administration methods together with birthing interventions, delivery trauma, differential prognosis of important and peripheral neurological problems, and asymmetryPractical facets of guide treatment in young children comprises recommendation on speaking with mom and dad and kids; counsel for exam and remedy; and issues for treating varied joints and spinal regionsRadiology in guide treatment describes the useful radiology of the backbone within the younger baby and the way to take, interpret, and record radiographs in babies and younger children.Making feel of all of it outlines the scientific photo together with useful problems (such as KiSS syndrome), neurological and biomechanical issues, and the long term outcomes of untreated practical problems within the first yearOther issues comprise treatment for kids with CP, hydrocephalus, radiological monuments of cervical tension, upload (attention deficit disorder), POS (psycho-organic syndrome), MCD (minimal cerebral damage), and hereditary predisposition

Show description

Continue reading Manual Therapy in Children by Heiner Biedermann PhD

Comments closed

Oxford American handbook of physical medicine and by Lyn Weiss, Jay Weiss, Thomas Pobre

By Lyn Weiss, Jay Weiss, Thomas Pobre

Written by way of top American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of medication each one supply a pocket-sized evaluate of a complete strong point, that includes rapid entry to assistance at the stipulations which are probably to be encountered. unique and prescriptive, the handbooks provide up to date suggestion on exam, investigations, universal techniques, and in-patient care. those books may be worthy assets for citizens and scholars, in addition to an invaluable reference for practitioners. The Oxford American guide of actual medication and Rehabilitation is the basic prepared reference consultant to the examine and perform of physiatry. the complete diversity of the distinctiveness is roofed from coping with particular indicators, accidents and issues to pediatrics, assistive expertise and the mental and social matters linked to incapacity. Concisely written and generously illustrated with figures, diagrams and precis tables it is a must-have source for any clinician in actual drugs and rehabilitation. Why decide on the Oxford American instruction manual of actual medication and Rehabilitation? The design.... The guide makes use of a distinct flexicover layout that is sturdy and useful. Compact, mild, and suits on your pocket! additionally has speedy reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to assist offer quickly solutions. The inside layout.... The instruction manual is a brief reference in a small, cutting edge package deal. With one to 2 issues according to web page, it offers easy accessibility and the emergency sections are in pink to face out. Icons all through reduction quickly reference. The information.... The instruction manual succinctly covers all of the crucial subject matters in a one or two-page unfold structure with coloured headings that get a divorce the textual content and supply a logical constitution for readers of all degrees. universal medical questions are replied in actual fact and generally. The history.... Oxford collage Press is understood worldwide for excellence, culture, and innovation. those handbooks are among the finest promoting on this planet. The price.... You get an incredibly great tool at an exceptional worth!

Show description

Continue reading Oxford American handbook of physical medicine and by Lyn Weiss, Jay Weiss, Thomas Pobre

Comments closed

Teaching Mindfulness: A Practical Guide for Clinicians and by Donald McCown

By Donald McCown

The functions and use of mindfulness-based interventions in medication, psychological well-being care, and schooling were increasing as swiftly because the empirical proof base that's validating and recommending them. This progress has created a strong call for for pros who can successfully convey those interventions, and for the educational of recent pros who can input the fold.

Ironically, whereas the clinical literature on mindfulness has surged, little consciousness has been paid to the serious who and how of mindfulness pedagogy. Teaching Mindfulness is the 1st in-depth therapy of the individual and talents of the mindfulness instructor. it really is meant as a pragmatic consultant to the panorama of educating, to assist people with a brand new or turning out to be curiosity in mindfulness-based interventions to boost either the non-public authenticity and the sensible knowledge which could make instructing mindfulness a hugely profitable and powerful approach of operating with others. The aspect of concept and praxis it comprises may also support pro mindfulness practitioners and academics to articulate and comprehend extra truly their very own pedagogical ways.

Engagingly written and enriched with vignettes from genuine periods and person classes, this certain volume:

  • Places the present mindfulness-based interventions of their cultural and old context to assist make clear language use, and the combination of jap and Western non secular and secular traditions
  • Offers a hugely relational knowing of mindfulness perform that helps moment-by-moment paintings with teams and individuals
  • Provides suggestions and fabrics for a hugely experiential exploration of the reader's own perform, embodiment, and alertness of mindfulness
  • Describes intimately the 4 crucial ability units of the mindfulness instructor
  • Proposes a entire, systematic version of the intentions of educating mindfulness as they're printed within the mindfulness-based interventions
  • Includes pattern scripts for quite a lot of mindfulness practices, and an in depth source part for persevered own and occupation improvement
  • Essential for modern day practitioners and academics of mindfulness-based interventions

Teaching Mindfulness: a pragmatic advisor for Clinicians and Educators brings this more and more very important self-discipline into clearer concentration, establishing discussion for physicians, medical and overall healthiness psychologists, medical social employees, marriage and kin therapists, specialist counselors, nurses, occupational therapists, actual therapists, pastoral counselors, religious administrators, existence coaches, organizational improvement pros, and lecturers and pros in greater schooling, briefly, all people with an curiosity in supporting others locate their manner into the advantages of the current moment.

Show description

Continue reading Teaching Mindfulness: A Practical Guide for Clinicians and by Donald McCown

Comments closed

The Psychology of the Human-Animal Bond: A Resource for by Christopher Blazina, Güler Boyraz, David Shen-Miller

By Christopher Blazina, Güler Boyraz, David Shen-Miller

The Psychology of the Human-Animal Bond

A source for Clinicians and Researchers

Chris Blazina, Guler Boyraz, and David N. Shen-Miller

Since the domestication of canines and cats hundreds of thousands of years in the past, the relationship among people and animals has been advanced and evolving.Today, it's a major quarter of mental research, and of perform in parts as diversified as animal-assisted treatment and puppy bereavement counseling. The Psychology of the Human-Animal Bond bargains a contextual framework for realizing the dynamics of this elemental courting, either within the better society and at the patron point. a global panel of students and clinicians from throughout psychology (as good as from philosophy, literature, and different disciplines outdoor psychological health)explores themes that may aid execs deepen their figuring out of the human-animal dating, translate this perception to perform, and examine questions of identification, attachment, and ethics.

In themes starting from the common (health advantages of puppy possession) to the well timed (the exploitation of scuffling with dogs), the reader earnings point of view at the quite a few components that effect the bond among people and animals, and the ways that the bond displays our personal demanding situations as people. Key components of assurance include:

  • Cultural and contextual issues.
  • Psychological elements of attachment and well-being.
  • Bereavement, loss, and disenfranchised grief.
  • Animal rights, abuse, and neglect.
  • Tests, measurements, present examine issues,and destiny directions.

The Psychology of the Human-Animal Bond fills a distinct and important area of interest, and may be of significant curiosity and useful use to psychologists, scientific social staff, and rehabilitation execs reminiscent of actual and occupational therapists.

Show description

Continue reading The Psychology of the Human-Animal Bond: A Resource for by Christopher Blazina, Güler Boyraz, David Shen-Miller

Comments closed

Cognitive Behavioural Interventions in Physiotherapy and by Marie Donaghy PhD BA(Hons) FCSP FHEA, Maggie Nicol PhD

By Marie Donaghy PhD BA(Hons) FCSP FHEA, Maggie Nicol PhD MPhil FCOT Cert FE, Kate M. Davidson MA MPhil PhD FBPsS

This identify is directed essentially in the direction of wellbeing and fitness care pros outdoors of the U.S.. It offers the appliance of the version of cognitive behavioural intervention within the perform of physiotherapy and occupational remedy addressing more than a few scientific issues of contributions from execs who're experts of their box. The booklet explains the mental version and offers a motive for using CBT as a device to bolster physiotherapy and occupational remedy interventions. Case stories are vital to this booklet, highlighting the appliance of CBT, outlining the concepts, and illustrating the results and bounds of remedy.

Show description

Continue reading Cognitive Behavioural Interventions in Physiotherapy and by Marie Donaghy PhD BA(Hons) FCSP FHEA, Maggie Nicol PhD

Comments closed

Functional Evaluation of Stroke Patients by John L. Melvin, John Whyte (auth.), Naoichi Chino M.D.,

By John L. Melvin, John Whyte (auth.), Naoichi Chino M.D., M.S., D.M.Sc., John L. Melvin M.D., M.M.Sc. (eds.)

Stroke is among the significant reasons of incapacity on the planet. accordingly, an efficient rehabilitation routine is the target of experts operating within the box around the globe. The implementation of rehabilitation courses for the stroke sufferer is wide in scope and calls for, to start with, an target clinical review strategy. In 1980 the area overall healthiness association built the foreign category ofImpairments, Disabilities, and Handicaps. It categorised impairments and disabili­ ties at the foundation of practical evaluate yet took into consideration cultural and socioeco­ nomic components whilst defining handicaps, hence making it tough to exploit an identical sensible overview tool for the 3 phenomena. during this monograph, specialists within the therapy of stroke from Japan, the U.S., and Europe proportion their rules awarded throughout the thirty first Annual conference of the japanese organization of Rehabilitation drugs held in June 1994. the entire partici­ pants freely contributed their perspectives at the sensible review and diagnosis of stroke sufferers. certainly, their contributions make clear attainable breakthroughs sooner or later for the improvement of rehabilitation regimens for stroke patients.

Show description

Continue reading Functional Evaluation of Stroke Patients by John L. Melvin, John Whyte (auth.), Naoichi Chino M.D.,

Comments closed

Imaging strategies for the knee by Juergen Maeurer

By Juergen Maeurer

The human knee, with its complicated anatomy and common problems, undergoes radiologic exam greater than the other joint. Imaging suggestions for the Knee organizes all the suitable details clinicians have to aid them achieve a valid prognosis, thoroughly and efficiently.

Features include:

  • More than four hundred illustrations that exhibit vividly how one can realize and evaluate morphological information
  • Complete insurance of all exam recommendations together with ultrasound, CT and MRI
  • Clinical history details for each discovering
  • An cutting edge structure: 3 columns of textual content, additional info within the margins and photographs offer crucial details at a look
  • Keywords and concise textual content bins within the margins on illness, pathology, medical manifestations, first-line exam tools, imaging necessities, and cures
  • Helpful summaries on the finish of every bankruptcy to facilitate fast assessment
  • Comprehensive assurance of all problems, logically grouped based on sickness category

An perfect advent for college students and citizens, Imaging suggestions for the Knee can also be a handy, sturdy source that radiologists, orthopedists, and trauma surgeons will succeed in for repeatedly of their day-by-day practice.

Show description

Continue reading Imaging strategies for the knee by Juergen Maeurer

Comments closed