The Hand Fundamentals of Therapy

by Judith Boscheinen-Morrin, W.Bruce Conolly

The Hand Fundamentals of Therapy Synopsis

Completely revised, much of the existing text has been replaced and updated. There are four new chapters covering simple wrist fractures, nerve compression, tendon entrapment and free tissue transfers. Many of the illustrations have been updated with new pictures added to illustrate the new chapters. Welcomed by both doctors and therapists intending to specialize in the subject, or those who regularly encounter hand patients in the course of general practice, this text is an accessible, quick reference book for all those involved in this difficult area of rehabilitation. With its new content and attractive new format, the popularity of this book is assured. * new format makes practical use of this book even easier and helps to locate the information quickly * brevity has been maintained while sufficient theoretical background still provides a rationale for treatment * emphasis is on a practical, step-by-step approach to pre- and postoperative management

The Hand Fundamentals of Therapy Press Reviews

This book is a superior resource for a new therapist in the field and an excellent teaching tool for students. For the hand therapist, it is an up-to-date reference. The author has taken her vast knowledge base and presented it in very clear terms. Impressive! Doody's Health Sciences, July 2001 be essential reading for any non-hand specialist involved in the assessment and care of patients suffering common hand conditions Ian Winspur, FRCS, FACS, , Journal of Orthopaedic Medicine 24/01/02 as a useful addition to departmental librariesfor students on placement or new therapists. Dr Barbara Steward, Research and Development Officer British Association of Hand Therapists, British Journal of Occupational Therapy, January 2003

Book Information

ISBN: 9780750645775
Publication date: 19th December 2000
Author: Judith Boscheinen-Morrin, W.Bruce Conolly
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd an imprint of Elsevier Health Sciences
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 243 pages
Categories: Physiotherapy, Therapy & therapeutics,

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