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The Resource General pathology and internal medicine for physical therapists, Gabriele Steffers, Susanne Credner, (electronic book)

General pathology and internal medicine for physical therapists, Gabriele Steffers, Susanne Credner, (electronic book)

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General pathology and internal medicine for physical therapists
Title
General pathology and internal medicine for physical therapists
Statement of responsibility
Gabriele Steffers, Susanne Credner
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
"Written by physicians, General Medicine for Physical Therapists introduces the basic principles of internal medicine and general pathology clearly and comprehensively for physical therapy (PT) students and practitioners-essential for understanding disease patterns and symptoms as well as diagnostic procedures and medical therapies. With this user-friendly book at hand, students and PT practitioners will have the knowledge to identify underlying medical conditions, develop individualized treatment plans that take these factors into account, achieve sound therapeutic goals, and refer patients to other resources where necessary.Special Features: The only general medicine book for physical therapists written with the in-depth knowledge and experience of practicing MDs Organized in two logical sections: the first, General Pathology, provides a basic foundation in the origin and course of diseases, cardinal signs and symptoms, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures; the second, Internal Medicine, focuses on anatomy, physiology, and diagnosis of pathologies found in different organ systems, with a concentration on diseases that are treated with physical therapy Presents the information in concise summary form but with enough detail to enable PTs to accurately screen and diagnose patients Offers nearly 300 full-color, didactic illustrations that serve as a superb visual aid to learning Includes numerous tables, chapter summaries, a glossary of medical terminology, and dozens of case studies that make every concept clear and accessible Assists in exam preparation by furnishing dozens of study questions and answers Now a major part of the curriculum in undergraduate and graduate physical therapy programs, internal medicine and general pathology are part of the basic equipment" of the physical therapist. For PT students, this book will be a training guide throughout their studies and a valuable review as they prepare for examinations. For practitioners of physical therapy, exercise physiology, massage therapy, and other allied health disciplines, it is a reliable and easy-to-use reference that will help them fully understand their patients' medical conditions and provide the highest levels of care"--Provided by publisher
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NyNyTMP
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Steffers, Gabriele
Dewey number
616.07
Index
index present
LC call number
RB111
LC item number
.S74 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Credner, Susanne
Series statement
  • Thieme flexibook
  • Thieme ElectronicBook Library
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  • Pathology
  • Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Physical Therapists
  • Pathology
  • Internal medicine
  • Physical therapy
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General pathology and internal medicine for physical therapists, Gabriele Steffers, Susanne Credner, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Made available through: Thieme ElectronicBook Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9783131644312
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
326 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9783131644312
Lccn
2012006781
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(DNLM)101578290
Type of computer file
Electronic book available in pdf format.
Label
General pathology and internal medicine for physical therapists, Gabriele Steffers, Susanne Credner, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Made available through: Thieme ElectronicBook Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9783131644312
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
326 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9783131644312
Lccn
2012006781
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(DNLM)101578290
Type of computer file
Electronic book available in pdf format.

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