Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation, Fifth Edition 5 9781259861185 Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The most comprehensive textbook available on therapeutic modalities in rehabilitation – enhanced by a full-color presentation and numerous case studies A Doody’s Core Title for 2020! Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation is a theoretically based but practically oriented guide to the use of therapeutic modalities for practicing clinicians and their students. It clearly presents the basis for use of each different type of modality and allows clinicians to make their own decision as to which will be the most effective in a given situation. Presented in full color, the text describes various concepts, principles, and theories that are supported by scientific research, factual evidence, and experience of the authors in dealing with various conditions. • Essential text for Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy programs • Author Bill Prentice was inducted into the National Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame in 2004 • Evidenced based and supported by case studies and laboratory activities to demonstrate the application of the modalities on patients
Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation, Fifth Edition

Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation, Fifth Edition

5th Edition
By William Prentice
ISBN10: 125986118X
ISBN13: 9781259861185
Copyright: 2018

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ISBN10: 125986118X | ISBN13: 9781259861185



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• PART ONE: Foundations of Therapeutic Modalities o Chapter 1: The Basic Science of Therapeutic Modalities o Chapter 2: Using Therapeutic Modalities to Affect the Healing Process o Chapter 3: The Role of Therapeutic Modalities in Wound Healing o Chapter 4: Managing Pain With Therapeutic Modalities • PART TWO: Electrical Energy Modalities o Chapter 5: Basic Principles of Electricity and Electrical Stimulating Currents o Chapter 6: Iontophoresis o Chapter 7: Biofeedback o Chapter 8: Principles of Electrophysiologic Evaluation and Testing • PART THREE: Thermal Energy Modalities o Chapter 9: Cryotherapy and Thermotherapy • PART FOUR: Sound Energy Modalities o Chapter 10: Therapeutic Ultrasound o Chapter 11: Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy • PART FIVE: Electromagnetic Energy Modalities o Chapter 12: Shortwave and Microwave Diathermy o Chapter 13: Light Therapy • PART SIX: Mechanical Energy Modalities o Chapter 14: Spinal Traction o Chapter 15: Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Devices o Chapter 16: Therapeutic Massage o Chapter 17: Vibration Therapy • Appendix A: Location of Motor Points • Appendix B: Units of Measure • Answers to Self-Test Questions

About the Author

William Prentice