Campbell's Physical Therapy for Children, 6th Edition

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By Robert J. Palisano, PT, ScD, Margo Orlin, PT, PhD and Joseph Schreiber
ISBN
9780323797962
Publication Date
25-11-2022
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  • Comprehensive coverage provides a thorough understanding of foundational knowledge for pediatric physical therapy, including social determinants of health, development, motor control, and motor learning, as well as physical therapy management of pediatric disorders, including examination, evaluation, goal setting, the plan of care, and outcomes evaluation.
  • Focus on the elements of patient/client management in the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice provides a framework for clinical decision making.
  • Focus on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) of the World Health Organization (WHO) provides a standard language and framework for the description of health and health-related states, including levels of a person's capacity and performance.
  • Experienced, expert contributors help students prepare to become Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialists and to succeed on the job.

Gain a solid foundation in physical therapy for infants, children, and adolescents! Campbell's Physical Therapy for Children, 6th Edition provides essential information on pediatric physical therapy practice, management of children with musculoskeletal, neurological, and cardiopulmonary conditions, and special practice settings. Following the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, this text describes how to assess and evaluate health problems, select evidence-based interventions, and help children improve their range of motion, flexibility, and strength. What also sets this book apart is its emphasis on clinical reasoning, decision making, and family-centered care. Written by a team of PT experts led by Robert J. Palisano, this book is ideal for use by students and by clinicians in daily practice.


Key Features
  • Comprehensive coverage provides a thorough understanding of foundational knowledge for pediatric physical therapy, including social determinants of health, development, motor control, and motor learning, as well as physical therapy management of pediatric disorders, including examination, evaluation, goal setting, the plan of care, and outcomes evaluation.
  • Focus on the elements of patient/client management in the APTA's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice provides a framework for clinical decision making.
  • Focus on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) of the World Health Organization (WHO) provides a standard language and framework for the description of health and health-related states, including levels of a person's capacity and performance.
  • Experienced, expert contributors help students prepare to become Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialists and to succeed on the job.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323797962
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2022
Author Information By Robert J. Palisano, PT, ScD, Professor, Drexel University, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Philadelphia, PA; Margo Orlin, PT, PhD, Associate Professor and Interim Chair, Drexel University, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Joseph Schreiber
Publication Date 25-11-2022
Pages 849
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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