The Resource Geriatric physical therapy, [edited by] Andrew Guccione, Rita A. Wong, Dale Avers

Geriatric physical therapy, [edited by] Andrew Guccione, Rita A. Wong, Dale Avers

Label
Geriatric physical therapy
Title
Geriatric physical therapy
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Andrew Guccione, Rita A. Wong, Dale Avers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 460
NLM item number
G921g 2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guccione, Andrew A
  • Wong, Rita A.
  • Avers, Dale
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physical therapy for older people
  • Physical Therapy Modalities
  • Aged
Label
Geriatric physical therapy, [edited by] Andrew Guccione, Rita A. Wong, Dale Avers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foundations -- Geriatric physical therapy in the 21st century: overarching principles and approaches to practice -- Implications of an aging population of rehabilitation: demography, mortality, and morbidity of older adults -- Physiology of age-related and lifestyle-related decline -- Geriatric pharmacology -- Exercise and physical activity for older adults -- Context for examination and intervention -- Health and function: patient management principles -- Environmental design: accommodating sensory changes in the older adult -- Cognition in the aging adult -- Evaluation of the acute and medically complex patient -- Motivation and patient education: implications for physical therapist practice -- Older adults and their families -- Evaluation, diagnosis, and the plan of care -- Impaired aerobic capacity/endurance -- Impaired joint mobility -- Impaired muscle performance -- Impaired motor control -- Impaired posture -- Ambulation: impact of age-related changes on functional mobility -- Balance and falls -- Special problems and interventions -- Impaired integumentary integrity -- Management of urinary incontinence in women and men -- Conservative pain management for the older adult -- Lower-limb orthoses for older adults -- Prosthetic management for the older adult with lower limb amputation -- Special populations and the continuum of care -- Wellness for the aging adult -- Home health physical therapy -- Patient management in post acute inpatient settings -- Hospice and end of life -- Senior athlete -- Older adults with developmental disabilities -- Societal issues -- Reimbursement and payment policy -- Health policy and advocacy in the United States: a perspective for geriatric physical therapy
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xii, 611 p.
Isbn
9780323029483
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
20110038 33
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)700215783
  • (OCoLC)700215783
Label
Geriatric physical therapy, [edited by] Andrew Guccione, Rita A. Wong, Dale Avers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foundations -- Geriatric physical therapy in the 21st century: overarching principles and approaches to practice -- Implications of an aging population of rehabilitation: demography, mortality, and morbidity of older adults -- Physiology of age-related and lifestyle-related decline -- Geriatric pharmacology -- Exercise and physical activity for older adults -- Context for examination and intervention -- Health and function: patient management principles -- Environmental design: accommodating sensory changes in the older adult -- Cognition in the aging adult -- Evaluation of the acute and medically complex patient -- Motivation and patient education: implications for physical therapist practice -- Older adults and their families -- Evaluation, diagnosis, and the plan of care -- Impaired aerobic capacity/endurance -- Impaired joint mobility -- Impaired muscle performance -- Impaired motor control -- Impaired posture -- Ambulation: impact of age-related changes on functional mobility -- Balance and falls -- Special problems and interventions -- Impaired integumentary integrity -- Management of urinary incontinence in women and men -- Conservative pain management for the older adult -- Lower-limb orthoses for older adults -- Prosthetic management for the older adult with lower limb amputation -- Special populations and the continuum of care -- Wellness for the aging adult -- Home health physical therapy -- Patient management in post acute inpatient settings -- Hospice and end of life -- Senior athlete -- Older adults with developmental disabilities -- Societal issues -- Reimbursement and payment policy -- Health policy and advocacy in the United States: a perspective for geriatric physical therapy
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xii, 611 p.
Isbn
9780323029483
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
20110038 33
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)700215783
  • (OCoLC)700215783

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