Clinical Case Studies in Physiotherapy

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Edited by Lauren Jean Guthrie
ISBN
9780443069161
Publication Date
20-11-2008
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Clinical Case Studies in Physiotherapy is the essential pocket book for all physiotherapy students, graduates and rotational physiotherapists looking for a refresher in a certain speciality.

Starting a placement or rotation in an unfamiliar clinical area is exciting but can be daunting. Clinical Case Studies in Physiotherapy provides invaluable advice and practical guidance on cases and problems encountered on a daily basis allowing you to work with ease and confidence. By adopting a problem solving approach to the cases through the use of questions and answers, the authors will help you to think constructively about each case within all the key specialities of physiotherapy.

Key features
· Hints and tips to get you ready for clinical placement
· How to secure your first physiotherapy post
· Case studies in the following clinical areas: respiratory, orthopaedics, neurology, musculoskeletal out-patients, care of the elderly, mental health and womens health
· Cases covering paediatrics also included

Clinical Case Studies in Physiotherapy will help you to develop your skills in patient assessment, clinical reasoning and the development of effective safe treatments.
Starting a placement or rotation in an unfamiliar clinical area is exciting but can be daunting. CLINICAL CASE STUDIES IN PHYSIOTHERAPY provides invaluable advice and practical guidance on cases and problems encountered on a daily basis allowing you to work with ease and confidence. By adopting a problem solving approach to the cases through the use of questions and answers, the authors will help you to think constructively about each case within all the key specialities of physiotherapy.

Key Features
Starting a placement or rotation in an unfamiliar clinical area is exciting but can be daunting. CLINICAL CASE STUDIES IN PHYSIOTHERAPY provides invaluable advice and practical guidance on cases and problems encountered on a daily basis allowing you to work with ease and confidence. By adopting a problem solving approach to the cases through the use of questions and answers, the authors will help you to think constructively about each case within all the key specialities of physiotherapy.
  • Hints and tips to get you ready for clinical placement
  • How to secure your first physiotherapy post
  • Case studies in the following clinical areas: respiratory, orthopaedics, neurology, musculoskeletal out-patients, care of the elderly, mental health and womens health
  • Cases covering paediatrics also included
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780443069161
Author Informaiton Edited by Lauren Jean Guthrie
Table of Content 1 Introduction

2 How to prepare for placement

3 What to expect when on placement

4 Obtaining your first physiotherapy post

5 Case studies in respiratory physiotherapy

6 Case studies in Neurological Physiotherapy

7 Case studies in orthopaedics

8 Case studies in Musculoskeletal out-patients

9 Case Studies in Care of the Elderly

10 Case studies in Mental Health

11 Case studies in Women's Health
Publication Date 20-11-2008
Pages 408
Trim 186x123
Stock Status In Stock
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