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Physical Therapy for Children -With DVD

Physical Therapy for Children -With DVD - 3rd edition

Physical Therapy for Children -With DVD - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780721603780

ISBN10: 0721603785

Physical Therapy for Children -With DVD by Suzann K. Campbell, Robert J. Palisano and Darl W. Vander Linden - ISBN 9780721603780
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
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Physical Therapy for Children -With DVD by Suzann K. Campbell, Robert J. Palisano and Darl W. Vander Linden - ISBN 9780721603780

ISBN13: 9780721603780

ISBN10: 0721603785

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 06

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Summary

Used as both a core textbook in PT programs and as a clinical reference, Physical Therapy for Children, 3rd Edition, provides the essential information needed by PTs, both student and professional, when working with children. Like the previous bestselling editions, the 3rd edition follows the practice pattern categories of the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice and presents evidence-based coverage of treatment in a convenient and concise format. Users will discover that the new edition features more case studies, revised chapters with additional information, a DVD-ROM with video clips, as well as a three-tiered website with resources for instructors, students, and clinicians.

Key Features

  • Presents broad coverage of all potential practice situations including information on unique practice settings and medicolegal information
  • Emphasizes an evidence-based approach that incorporates the latest research
  • Follows the practice pattern guidelines of the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2 Edition which sets the standard for physical therapy practice
  • Features an entire section on the basics of pediatrics, which includes essential coverage of normal development, motor control, motor learning, and a framework for decision making
  • Includes extensive information on clinical management featuring practical applications for clinicians

New to this Edition

  • DVD-ROM featuring approximately 39 video clips that correspond to case studies and demonstrate conditions found in each chapter
  • More case studies providing real-world examples of the material covered in the text
  • Chapter on The Environment for Intervention demonstrating contextual factors that are important for children's everyday life functions
  • Chapter on Genomics and Genetic Syndromes Affecting Movement that includes information on genetic resources, mutation, genetics and development, chromosomal disorders, gene disorders--providing knowledge in a growing field that has revolutionized the diagnosis and categorization for genetic disorders
  • Social participation aspects of the World Health Organization's disability model explaining how rehabilitation can focus on the entire child rather than the disability
  • Two-color artwork highlighting important points and concepts

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Evidence-based decision making in pediatric physical therapy p. 3
The child's development of functional movement p. 33
Motor control : developmental aspects of motor control in skill acquisition p. 77
Motor learning : theories and strategies for the practitioner p. 131
Gait : development and analysis p. 161
Musculoskeletal development and adaptation p. 191
Genomics and genetic syndromes and affecting movement p. 217
Physical fitness during childhood and adolescence p. 257
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis p. 291
Hemophilia p. 323
Spinal conditions p. 337
Congenital muscular torticollis p. 359
Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita p. 381
Osteogenesis imperfecta p. 401
Muscular dystrophy and spinal muscular atrophy p. 421
Limb deficiencies and amputations p. 453
Orthopedic conditions p. 481
Sports injuries in children p. 517
Developmental coordination disorders p. 559
Children with motor and cognitive impairments p. 591
Cerebral palsy p. 625
Brachial plexus injury p. 665
Spinal cord injury p. 681
Brain injuries : traumatic brain injuries, near-drowning, and brain tumors p. 709
Myelodysplasia p. 735
Children requiring long-term ventilator assistance p. 793
Case study
Cystic fibrosis p. 819
Asthma : multisystem implications p. 851
Thoracic surgery p. 881
The environment of intervention p. 909
Early intervention services p. 933
The educational environment p. 955
Assistive technology p. 983
The burn unit p. 1025
The special care nursery p. 1053
Private practice pediatric physical therapy : a quest for independence and success p. 1099
Medicolegal issues in the United States p. 1123
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Other Editions of Physical Therapy for Children -With DVD

Physical Therapy for Children by Suzann K. Campbell - ISBN 9781416066262
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