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Title Fundamentals of hand therapy : clinical reasoning and treatment guidelines for common diagnoses of the upper extremity / edited by Cynthia Cooper.
Published St. Louis, Missouri : Mosby, 2014.
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 Electronic Book  RD559 .F86 2014eb    ONLINE
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 596 pages) : illustrations.
Content Type text
Format online resource
Note Previous edition: 2007.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Perfect for hand therapy specialists, hand therapy students, and any other professional who encounters clients with upper extremity issues, Fundamentals of Hand Therapy, 2nd Edition contains everything you need to make sound therapy decisions. Coverage includes hand anatomy, the evaluation process, and diagnosis-specific information. Expert tips, treatment guidelines, and case studies round out this comprehensive text designed to help you think critically about each client's individual needs. Clinical Pearls and Precautions highlight relevant information learned by the experienced author and contributors that you can apply to clinical practice.Case examples included in the diagnoses chapters in Part Three demonstrate the use of clinical reasoning and a humanistic approach in treating the client.Diagnosis-specific information in the final section of the book is well-organized to give you quick access to the information you need.Special features sections such as Questions to Discuss with the Physician, What to Say to Clients, Tips from the Field, and more help readers find their own clinical voices. Online sample exercises give you a pool to pull from during professional practice.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Physical therapy.
Arm -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Shoulder -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Hand -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Related Names Cooper, Cynthia, CHT, editor of compilation.
Collection Title Elsevier ScienceDirect Health Professions 2013.
Related To Print version: Fundamentals of hand therapy. Second edition 9780323091046 (OCoLC)858005387
ISBN 9780323227117 electronic bk.
0323227112 electronic bk.
OCLC number 863441045