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Title Prosthetics and patient management : a comprehensive clinical approach / [edited by] Kevin Carroll, Joan E. Edelstein
Published Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Inc., ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 266 pages) : illustrations
Contents Clinic team approach to rehabilitation / Joan E. Edelstein -- Amputation surgery: osteomyoplastic reconstructive technique / Janos P. Ertl and William J.J. Ertl -- Postoperative management / John Rheinstein, Christopher Kevin Wong, Joan E. Edelstein -- Pain management / Marisol A. Hanley, Dawn M. Ehde, Douglas G. Smith -- Skin disorders and their management / Clay M. Kelly -- Psychological consequences of amputation / Pamela G. Forducey, William D. Ruwe, Kawaljeet Kaur -- Partial foot and syme's amputations and prosthetic designs / Lawrence R. Lange -- Transtibial prosthetic designs / Kevin Carroll and Katherine Binder -- Transfemoral prosthetic designs / Kevin Carroll, James C. Baird, Katherine Binder -- Hip disarticulation and transpelvic prosthetic designs / Kevin Carroll, Christina Skoski, Katherine Binder -- Basic lower-limb prosthetic training / Melissa Wolff-Burke, Elizabeth Smith Cole, Mary Witt -- Body-powered upper-limb prosthetic designs / Jack E. Uellendahl and Elaine N. Uellendahl -- Upper-limb externally powered prosthetic designs / Troy Farnsworth and Randall D. Alley -- Training patients with upper-limb amputations / Diane Atkins and Joan E. Edelstein -- Special considerations with children / Stephen Mandacina, Jack E. Uellendahl, Joan E. Edelstein -- Rehabilitation outcomes / Joan E. Edelstein -- Adaptive prostheses for recreation / Kevin Carroll, Randy Richardson, Katherine Binder -- In the future: prosthetic advances and challenges / Matthew A. Parente, Mark Geil, Brian Monroe -- In the future: surgical and educational advances and challenges / Matthew A. Parente, Mark Geil
Summary Covering both upper and lower extremity prosthetics, this book provides the information clinicians need to manage a range of prosthetic patients, and their disorders. The authors cover practical solutions to everyday problems that clinicians encounter, from early prosthetic management to issues facing the more advanced prosthetic user. The text is broken down into four sections encompassing the range of subjects that confront practitioners, including Early Management; Rehabilitation of Patients with Lower Limb Amputation; Rehabilitation of Patients with Upper Limb Amputations; and Beyond the Basics, which includes special considerations for children and futuristic concepts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Amputees -- Rehabilitation.
Artificial joints.
Amputation, Surgical -- rehabilitation
Amputation, Surgical -- adverse effects
Amputees -- rehabilitation
Artificial Limbs
Joint Prosthesis
Prostheses and Implants
Artificial joints
Amputees -- Rehabilitation
Amputé -- rééducation et réadaptation.
Membre artificiel.
Prothèse articulaire.
Amputés -- Réadaptation.
Amputation -- Réadaptation.
Amputation -- effets indésirables.
Form Electronic book
Author Carroll, Kevin.
Edelstein, Joan E.
ISBN 9781617117534