ORTHOTIC INTERVENTION FOR THE HAND AND UPPER EXTREMITY. SPLINTING PRINCIPLES AND PROCESS. 3RD EDITION

ORTHOTIC INTERVENTION FOR THE HAND AND UPPER EXTREMITY. SPLINTING PRINCIPLES AND PROCESS. 3RD EDITION

Editorial:
WOLTERS KLUWER
Año de edición:
Materia
Traumatología
ISBN:
978-1-9751-4095-3
Páginas:
720
N. de edición:
3
Idioma:
Inglés
Disponibilidad:
Disponible en 2-3 semanas

Descuento:

-5%

Antes:

83,00 €

Despues:

78,85 €

This comprehensive text is the perfect resource for use in the classroom, during labs, and in clinical practice for both occupational and physical therapists. Additionally, it is a great reference for those studying to become a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT). Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity: Splinting Principles and Process superbly highlights anatomical and mechanical principles; discusses associated indications and precautions; and promotes clinical reasoning skills by presenting various patient examples, therefore allowing you to confidently utilize techniques in clinical practice.
This updated third edition is divided into the following sections: fundamentals necessary for successful orthotic fabrication, additional intervention methods, and orthoses for specific diagnoses and patient populations. Now with a larger format for more generous pattern appreciation, as well as incorporated and revised evidence-based content from an expanded list of contributing authors, it remains the go-to resource for every level of usage.

• New Chapters on Relative Motion Orthoses, Prosthetics, Orficast, Delta-Cast, and Tendon & Nerve Transfers.
• Fabrication Process Manual is a separate supplemental resource including comprehensive step-by-step directions for more than 60 orthoses in addition to dozens more orthosis options included within the Clinical and Expert Pearls.
• Full-color photographs of actual patients provide hundreds of new clinical examples demonstrating the direct link to clinical practice.
• Larger Format of textbook allowing for larger images and additional content.
• Addition of Expert Pearls generously shared by dozens of hand therapy experts from around the world including unique orthotic ideas, tips, and material usage.
• Field Notes written by chosen clinical experts highlighting a unique perspective on that chapter’s content.
• FAQs list common questions therapists have related to orthotic fabrication and other intervention strategies for a specific patient population.
• Respected Surgeons contributed their thoughts highlighting the important collaborative relationship between a surgeon and hand therapist.
• Instructional Videos, Printable Patterns, and additional resources for students and instructors available via thePoint.
• eBook available. Fast, smart, and convenient, today’s eBooks can transform learning. These interactive, fully searchable tools offer 24/7 access on multiple devices, the ability to highlight and share notes, and much more.
• MaryLynn Jacobs