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Title Physical therapy of the shoulder / edited by Robert A. Donatelli
Edition Fifth edition
Published St. Louis : Churchill Livingstone, 2011
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Description 1 online resource
Contents I: Mechanics of Movement and Evaluation -- II: Neurologic Considerations -- III: Special Considerations -- IV: Treatment Approaches -- V: Surgical Considerations
Summary The leading reference on shoulder rehabilitation, Physical Therapy of the Shoulder, 5th Edition provides complete information on the functional anatomy of the shoulder, the mechanics of movement, and the evaluation and treatment of shoulder disorders. It promotes current, evidence-based practice with coverage of the latest rehabilitation and surgical techniques. Case studies show the clinical application of key principles, and follow the practice patterns from the APTA Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition, relating to shoulder disorders. Edited by Robert Donatelli, a well-known lecturer and consultant for professional athletes, this book includes a companion website with video clips demonstrating shoulder therapy techniques and procedures. State-of-the-art coverage details the latest rehabilitation and surgical techniques and procedures of shoulder disorders. The integration of practice patterns from the APTA Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition, demonstrates APTA guidelines for managing shoulder disorders. Case studies in each clinical chapter show the management of real-life situations. Video clips on the companion website demonstrate examination techniques, function tests, treatment techniques, and exercises
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available in print
Subject Shoulder -- Wounds and injuries -- Physical therapy.
Shoulder -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Shoulder -- Wounds and injuries.
Shoulder Joint -- injuries.
Shoulder Injuries.
Physical Therapy Modalities.
Form Electronic book
Author Donatelli, Robert.
Elsevier Science (Firm)
ISBN 1437707408 (electronic bk.)
(electronic bk.)