THE REHABILITATION SPECIALIST'S HANDBOOK This title has been archived.

Author: Jules Rothstein, PhD, PT, FAPTA, Serge Roy, ScD, PT, Steven Wolf, PhD, PT, FAPTA, David Scalzitti, PT, MS, OCS
Affiliation: University of Illinois, Chicago
Publisher: F.A. Davis Company
Publication Date: 2005
ISBN 10: 0803612389
ISBN 13: 9780803612389
Edition: 3rd

Description:

Readers will find this pocket handbook a quick and easy reference to the entire field of rehabilitation and related disciplines. Covers an extraordinary number of topics--from the full range of basic scientific information (neuroanatomy and clinical neurology, osteology and clinical orthopedics, general anatomy, and more) to the treatments and methods used in modern rehabilitation practice.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Contributing Authors
  • DEDICATION
  • Preface to the Third Edition
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Contributors to the Third Edition
  • Contributors to the Second Edition
  • Contributors to the First Edition
  • Illustration Credits

Americans with Disabilities Act and Accessibility Issues (Including Wheelchair Information)

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Terms Used to Describe Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Requirements
  • Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines: Places of Public Accommodation and Commercial Facilities
  • Information Services
  • Wheelchair Dimensions and Wheelchair Prescriptions
  • Assistive Technology

Musculoskeletal Anatomy, Orthopedics, and Orthopedic Therapy

  • The Skull
  • The Vertebral Column
  • Cervical Vertebrae
  • Vertebrae
  • The Sacrum and Coccyx
  • The Thoracic Cage
  • Costovertebral and Costosternal Articulations
  • The Clavicle
  • The Scapula
  • The Humerus
  • The Radius and Ulna
  • The Hand
  • The Pelvic Girdle
  • Comparisons of the Male and Female Pelves
  • The Pelvis
  • The Femur
  • The Leg and Patella
  • The Foot
  • Fracture Classifications
  • Types Of Fractures
  • ABCs of Radiographic Analysis
  • Metabolic Bone Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Anatomy
  • Classification System Used for Joints
  • Osteology and Arthrology: Joints and Their Classification
  • Close-Packed and Loose-Packed Positions for the Joints
  • Grading of Ligamentous Sprains
  • Hughston Classification System for Quantifying Knee Joint Laxity
  • Classification Of Knee Ligament Injuries According To O’Donoghue
  • Terms Used to Describe Positional Deformities
  • Ideal Plumb Line Alignment According to Kendall
  • Systems for Notating and Recording ROM Measurements
  • Summary of the Reliability of Goniometric Measurements as Obtained in a Clinical Setting
  • Muscles Listed Alphabetically
  • Muscles Listed by Function
  • Muscles Listed by Region
  • Manual Muscle Testing Positions
  • GRADING SYSTEMS FOR MANUAL MUSCLE TESTING
  • Orthopedic Tests
  • McConnell’s Classification of Patellar Alignment
  • Cyriax Terms
  • Kaltenborn Terms
  • MACConnaill Terms
  • Maitland Terms
  • Criteria for Classification into the Lumbar Syndromes According to MCKenzie
  • Criteria for Classification into the Cervical Syndromes According To MCKenzie
  • Waddell’s Nonorganic Physical Signs in Low Back Pain
  • Warning Signs (“Red Flags”) to Guide in Assessment of Acute Low Back Problems in Adults
  • Low Back Disability Questionnaires
  • Orthopedic Conditions
  • Salter-Harris Classification Of Epiphyseal Plate Injuries
  • Classification of Epiphyseal Plate Injuries
  • The 1958 Diagnostic Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Criteria for the Diagnosis of Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Drugs Commonly Used in Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Neuroanatomy, Neurology, and Neurologic Therapy

  • The Brain
  • Blood Supply to the Brain
  • The Brain Stem and Diencephalon
  • Brain Stem: Cross-sectional Views
  • Spinal Cord: Cross-sectional Views
  • Spinal Cord: Tracts and Lamina of Rexed
  • Cutaneous Innervation: Dermatomes and Peripheral Nerve Distributions
  • Relationship between Spinal and Vertebral Segments
  • Autonomic Nervous System
  • Circulation of the Cerebrospinal Fluid
  • Classification of the Cranial Nerves
  • Overview of Cranial Nerve Innervations
  • Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Components of the Cranial Nerves
  • Cranial Nerve Testing
  • The Eye and the Orbit
  • Structures of the Eye
  • Anatomy of the Ear
  • Inner Ear
  • Analgesia
  • Anatomical Classification of Peripheral Neuropathies
  • Anatomical Classifications of Acute Nerve Injuries
  • Peripheral Nerve Entrapment Syndromes
  • Cervical Plexus
  • Brachial Plexus
  • Long Thoracic Nerve, Anterior Thoracic Nerve, Lateral Pectoral Nerve, and Medial Pectoral Nerve
  • Long Thoracic Nerve and Anterior Thoracic Nerve
  • Dorsal Scapular Nerve, Nerve to Subclavius, and Suprascapular Nerve
  • Thoracodorsal Nerve and Subscapular Nerves
  • Axillary Nerve
  • Musculocutaneous Nerve
  • Median Nerve
  • Ulnar Nerve
  • Radial Nerve
  • Lumbar Plexus
  • Ilio-Inguinal Nerve and Genitofemoral Nerve
  • Lateral Cutaneous Nerve of the Thigh and Obturator Nerve
  • Femoral Nerve
  • Saphenous Nerve
  • Sacral Plexus
  • Sciatic Nerve, Tibial Nerve, Sural Nerve, and Common Peroneal Nerve
  • Classification of Brain Tumors
  • Facts About Tumors of the Central Nervous System
  • Reflex Testing
  • Major Pathologic Reflexes
  • Electrodiagnosis
  • Clinical Electical Evaluation Tests
  • AAEE Glossary of Terms in Clinical Electromyography
  • Electroencephalographs
  • Glossary of Terms Associated with Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders
  • Epileptic Seizure Types and Precipitating Stimuli for Reflex Seizures
  • International Classification of Epileptic Seizures
  • Epilepsy Syndromes and Related Conditions
  • Conditions with Epileptic Seizures That Do Not Require a Diagnosis of Epilepsy
  • Impaired Consciousness
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Shunting Procedures for Hydrocephalus
  • Innervation of the Urinary Bladder and Rectum
  • Innervation of the Bladder
  • The Neurogenic Bladder
  • Cystometrograms
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Communication Disorders
  • Tests of Language Performance
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Unified Parkinson’s Disease Rating Scale
  • Cognitive Functioning
  • Coordination
  • Neurologic Physical Therapy
  • Principles in Teaching Motor Skills: a Strategy for Task Analysis
  • Principles in Teaching Motor Skills: Substrate Categories for Identification of Prerequisite Skills
  • Principles in Teaching Motor Skills: Practitioner’s Role in Instruction and Practice
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Acupuncture Points
  • Ventral View
  • Dorsal and Lateral Views
  • Pain Referred from Viscera

Pulmonary Anatomy and Pulmonary Therapy

  • Key to Figure of the Bronchopulmonary Tree
  • Anatomy of the Bronchopulmonary Tree
  • Physical Examination of the Pulmonary System
  • Auscultation
  • Percussion of the Pulmonary System
  • Terms Used in Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Common Pulmonary Function Tests
  • Lung Volumes and Capacities
  • Drugs Used to Treat Pulmonary Disease
  • Classification of Pulmonary Impairments
  • Exercise Testing the Patient with Pulmonary Disease
  • Exercise Termination Criteria for the Patient with Pulmonary Disease
  • Arterial Blood Gases and Oxygenation
  • Oxygenation
  • Noninvasive Oxygen Monitoring
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Sputum Analysis
  • Bronchial Drainage

Vascular Anatomy, Cardiology, and Cardiac Rehabilitation

  • Branches of the Aorta
  • Arteries of the Body
  • Veins of the Body
  • Venous System
  • Blood Pressure
  • Lymphatic System
  • The Heart—External Anatomy
  • Blood Supply to the Heart
  • Blood Supply to the Conduction System
  • Conduction System of the Heart
  • Electrocardiographic Waves, Segments, and Intervals
  • Electrocardiographic Recording of Myocardial Activity
  • Interpreting the Electrocardiogram
  • Methods Used to Calculate Heart Rates
  • Assessing the Regularity of an Electrocardiogram Rhythm Strip
  • Identifying P Waves
  • Types of Atrioventricular Heart Blocks
  • Evaluation of QRS Complex for Shape and Duration
  • Identifying Extra Waves or Complexes
  • Determining the Clinical Significance of a Dysrhythmia
  • Cardiac Examination
  • Cardiac Auscultation
  • Basic Heart Sounds
  • Extra Heart Sounds (Murmurs)
  • The Cardiac Cycle
  • Cardiac Dysfunction
  • Interpreting Hemodynamic Waveforms
  • Diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease
  • Congenital Cardiac Lesions
  • Heart Failure
  • Sample Phase I Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
  • Energy Consumption
  • Approximate Metabolic Equivalent Values for Various Activities
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Guidelines for Exercise Training Used in Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Guidelines for Exercise Testing Used in Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Exercise Protocols: Oxygen and MET Values

Pediatrics

  • Classification of Birth Injuries
  • Fontanels
  • Variations in Femoral Neck Shaft Angle with Age
  • Variations in Femoral Anteversion Angles with Age
  • Reflexes and Postural Reactions
  • Normal Development
  • Public Laws
  • Team Models
  • Family Centered Services
  • Cultural Competence
  • Guidelines for Using Interpreters
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Classification of Cerebral Palsy
  • Predicted Gross Motor Development in Children with Cerebral Palsy
  • Prediction of Ambulation in Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy
  • Vignos Functional Rating Scale for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Types of Spina Bifida
  • Down Syndrome
  • Sports Participation

Geriatrics

  • Demographics
  • Falls
  • Injury Prevention
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Sensory Organization Test for Postural Control
  • Assessment of Mental Functions in Older Persons
  • Depression Scales Used for Geriatric Patients
  • Acute Confusional (Delirium) States in Older Persons
  • Measurement of Mental Function for Geriatric Patients
  • Mental Status Assessment Instruments Used for Geriatric Patients
  • Mini-mental Status Exam
  • Sleep Patterns in Older Persons
  • Malnutrition (Protein Undernutrition) in Older Persons
  • Thermal Regulation in Older Persons
  • Measures of Physical Function for Use with Community Dwelling Adults over the Age of 65

Measurement, Assessment, and Outcomes

  • International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)
  • Guide to Physical Therapist Practice
  • Terms Used in Measurement
  • Terms Used in Measurement from Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) (P.L. 102–119)
  • Standards for Tests and Measurements in Physical Therapy Practice
  • Hypothesis-oriented Algorithm for Clinicians

Kinesiology and Gait

  • Types of Muscle Contractions
  • Biomechanical, Kinesiological, Kinetic, and Kinematic Terms (in alphabetical order)
  • Measurement of Body Kinematics
  • Measurement of Body Kinetics
  • Kinesiological Electromyography
  • Gait
  • Crutch-walking Gaits
  • Techniques Used to Climb Stairs While Using Assistive Devices
  • Terms Used to Describe Common Gait Deviations (in alphabetical order)
  • Terms and Measurements Used in Kinetic and Kinematic Analysis of Gait

Prosthetics and Orthotics

  • Classification of Longitudinal and Transverse Defects in Limb Bud Development
  • Segmental Systolic Pressures
  • General Guidelines for Prosthetic Evaluation
  • The Lower Extremity
  • Lower Limb Prosthetics
  • Lower Limb Orthotics
  • Functional Foot Orthotics
  • Upper Limb Prosthetics
  • Spinal Orthotics

Psychology and Psychiatry

  • Neuropsychological Tests Listed by Function Tested
  • Psychotherapeutic Agents
  • Kübler-Ross’s Stages of Dying

Electromagnetic, Thermal Modalities, and Electrotherapy

  • Electromagnetic Modalities
  • Superficial Heat Modalities
  • Infrared Radiation
  • Terms Related to the Use of Thermal Agents
  • Terms Related to the Use of Diathermy
  • Terms Related to the Use of Ultrasound
  • Terms Related to the Use of Cryotherapy
  • Terms Related to the Use of Hydrotherapy
  • Ultraviolet Light
  • Lasers
  • Terms Related to the Use of Electrical Stimulation
  • RESPONSES TO NERVE AND MUSCLE STIMULATION
  • “Traditional” Designations of Selected Waveforms
  • Characteristics of Pulsed or Alternating Current Waveforms
  • “Commercial” Designations of Pulses or Alternating Current Waveforms
  • Waveforms Used for Electroanalgesia Including TENS
  • Waveforms Used for Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
  • Motor Points
  • Iontophoresis and Phonophoresis

Massage and Soft Tissue Techniques

  • Massage
  • Soft Tissue Mobilization Techniques
  • Trigger Points

General Medicine (Including Oncology and AIDS)

  • Common Laboratory Tests
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Common Antimicrobial Drugs
  • Viruses
  • Universal Precautions
  • Isolation Precautions for Hospitals
  • Drug Abuse
  • Diabetes
  • Oncology
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Immunosuppressive Drugs
  • Organ Transplants
  • Process of Organ Transplantation
  • Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism
  • AIDS and HIV
  • Signs and Symptoms of AIDS Dementia Complex
  • HIV and AIDS Glossary
  • AIDS Resources

Pharmacology

  • Controlled Substances
  • Signs and Symptoms of Drug Abuse
  • Commonly Prescribed Drugs

Burns

  • Burn Classifications
  • Estimating Burn Area
  • Medications
  • Skin Grafts and Flaps Used in the Treatment of Burns

Reference Tables and Conversion Charts

  • SI Units
  • Temperature Conversions
  • English-to-metric Conversions
  • pH Nomenclature and Values
  • Abbreviations Used in Prescription Writing and Notes (in alphabetical order)
  • Manual Alphabet
  • Braille Alphabet and Numbers
  • Desirable Heights and Weights According to Frame Type
  • Medical Word Elements: Prefixes, Root Words, and Suffixes
  • Glossary of Terms Used to Describe Instruments (in alphabetical order)

Translations: Useful Expressions

  • English

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