Therapeutic Modalities

ISBN-10: 0803625936
ISBN-13: 9780803625938
Edition: 4th 2013 (Revised)
Authors: Chad Starkey
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Book details

List price: $82.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Publication date: 1/23/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 448
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.684
Language: English

The 4th Edition of the field s premier text on therapeutic modalities reflects evidence-based practice research and technologies that are impacting professional practice today. Step by step, you ll build a solid foundation in the theory and science that underlie today s best practices and then learn how to treat a wide range of orthopedic injuries. See what reviewers and instructors have said about previous editions "This book is an excellent resource for students or for experienced athletic trainers, physical therapists, or medical personnel. The numerous tables and illustrations and appendixes further enhance this friendlier edition. The 'at a glance' pages give the reader a quick overview of the text for each modality. Rather than using a cookbook method, the author encourages clinicians to use their own decision-making process to apply modalities appropriately, depending on the tissue depth and type, the injury, and the goal of therapy. An easy-to-follow reference as well as a suitable textbook for students." Rose L. Smith, PT, DPT, SCS, ATC, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH for Physical Therapy, Volume 85, No. 9, September 2005"Therapeutic Modalities is a well-written...text that balances fundamental theory with clinical application...Covering all the essential modalities, this book can serve as an introductory text for athletic training sutdents or as a useful clinical reference...A useful addition to the athletic trainer s resource library." Athletic Therapy Today"I highly recommend this text to students of physical therapy and athletic training." Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy "Provides a comprehensive survey of the use of therapeutic modalities in the treatment of orthopaedic injuries." Journal of Athletic Training

Injury Response and Treatment Planning
The Injury Response Process
The Physiology and Psychology of Pain (Brian G. Ragan, PhD, AT)
Development and Delivery of Intervention Strategies (Sara D. Brown, MS, LAT)
Administrative Considerations
Therapeutic Cold and Superficial Heating Agents
Thermal Modalities
Clinical Application of Thermal Modalities
Deep-Heating Agents
Therapeutic Ultrasound
Clinical Application of Therapeutic Ultrasound
Shortwave Diathermy
Clinical Application of Shortwave Diathermy
Electrical Stimulation
Principles of Electrical Stimulation
Electrical Stimulation Techniques
Clinical Application of Electrical Agents
Mechanical and Light Modalities
Intermittent Compression
Continuous Passive Motion
Cervical and Lumbar Traction
Therapeutic Massage (Kerry Gordon, MS, ATC, CSCS, PES)
Electromyographic Biofeedback
Low-Level Laser Therapy
Appendices
Physical Properties Governing Therapeutic Modalities
Trigger Points and Pain Patterns
Medical Shorthand
Trigger Points and Pain Patterns
OHM'S LAW
Quiz Answers
Case Study Discussion
Book Glossary

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