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Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists: Screening for Referral, 5e (Differential Diagnosis In Physical Therapy)Following the standards for competency established by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) related to conducting a screening examination, Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists, 5th Edition gives you a consistent way to screen for systemic diseases and medical conditions that can mimic neuromuscular and musculoskeletal problems. This comprehensive text centers on a 5-step screening model that covers past medical history, risk factor assessment, clinical presentation, associat…

Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists: Screening for Referral, 4e (Differential Diagnosis In Physical Therapy)Written by a leading expert in the field, this comprehensive reference text enables users to properly screen for medical disease to make an informed diagnosis. The goal of this proven text is to teach the Physical Therapist how to determine if the patient has a true neuromuscular or musculoskeletal problem and to determine the specific dysfunction or impairment. Now with a new title that reflects a better understanding of the screening process as the first step in making a diagnosis, this text p…

Differential Diagnosis in Physical Therapy (3rd Edition)The New Edition of this guide identifies conditions that may require more than physical therapy. Guidelines on determining when a patient should be referred elsewhere for further medical care are included. It providesi nformation needed to identify systemic conditions that may resemble musculoskeletal pathology. New to this edition are Guidelines for Physician Referral, practice questions and additional case examples….

Orthopedic Differential Diagnosis in Physical Therapy: A Case Study ApproachManual muscle testing is a cornerstone activity in physical and occupational therapy. Designed to complement, not supplement two existing tomes in the literature, this book presents information that is contained, but not readily accessible in the other two books. Each muscle or muscle group is presented on a two page spread. Each spread is chock full of information, containing a picture of the muscle test, step-by-step instructions for performing the test, the muscle’s origin and insertion point…

Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists: Screening for Referral (Differential Diagnosis In Physical Therapy) 4th (forth) editionManual muscle testing is a cornerstone activity in physical and occupational therapy. Designed to complement, not supplement two existing tomes in the literature, this book presents information that is contained, but not readily accessible in the other two books. Each muscle or muscle group is presented on a two page spread. Each spread is chock full of information, containing a picture of the muscle test, step-by-step instructions for performing the test, the muscle’s origin and insertion point…

Dutton's Orthopaedic: Examination, Evaluation and Intervention, Fourth Edition (Physical Therapy)Updated edition of the #1 orthopaedic evidence-based textbook and reference guide Dutton’s Orthopaedic: Examination, Evaluation and Intervention provides readers with a systematic logical approach to the evaluation and intervention of the orthopedic patient. In this comprehensive and up-to-date fourth edition, Dutton strikes the perfect balance in its coverage of examination and treatment. The textbook emphasizes the appropriate use of manual techniques and therapeutic exercise while outlini…

Cases in Differential Diagnosis for the Physical and Manipulative Therapies, 1eA must-have physical and manipulative therapy case book to facilitate confident diagnosis Cases in Differential Diagnosis for the Physical and Manipulative Therapies: a Case Based Approach is a high-quality Australian case book ideal for students studying physical and manipulative therapy. This physical and manipulative therapy textbook facilitates development of the skills students and therapists need to reach a final diagnosis or differential diagnosis with confidence. Cases in Differential Di…

Torticollis : Differential Diagnosis, Assessment, and Treatment, Surgical Management and Bracing (for Pediatrics)Torticollis: Differential Diagnosis, Assessment and Treatment, Surgical Management and Bracing fulfills a need, long overdue. To provide pediatric physicians, orthopedists, surgeons, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and family physicians with a systematic approach to the assessment and treatment of congenital muscular torticollis, this important guidebook gives you vital information on torticollis and its impact on the growth and development of children. Underscoring the importance …

Examination in Physical Therapy Practice: Screening for Medical Disease, 2e (Examination in Physical Therapy Practice ( Boissonault))This text provides therapists with all the necessary skills to screen patients for symptoms that may need a physician’s expertise and to ensure that patients receive appropriate and timely medical care. It aims to enhance professional communication between therapists and physicians, facilitating the referral of patients from therapists to physicians….

Differential Diagnosis for Primary Practice, 1eThis innovative manual has been especially designed to help the busy practitioner identify those conditions which should be referred for further medical investigation. Intended for use chiefly by non-medically qualified practitioners and for medical students, particularly those working in the field of manual therapy, the book provides a clear guide through the minefield of signs and symptoms with which clients commonly present. Its aim is to help practitioners to arrive quickly and logically at…