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Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy

ISBN-10: 0071360484

ISBN-13: 9780071360487

Edition: 2004

Authors: William DeTurk, Lawrence P. Cahalin

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Addressing the new APTA practice patterns in cardiopulmonary physical therapy, this student text is accompanied by a CD-Rom that provides interactive, animated exercises that is designed to reinforce principles and integrate the knowledge across the text.
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Book details

List price: $94.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 3/17/2004
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 720
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 4.488
Language: English

William E. "Bill" DeTurk, PT, PhD, is Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Therapy at Stony Brook University (SUNY) in Stony Brook, New York. He also works as a Consultant to the Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at the VA Medical Center in Northport, New York. Lawrence P. "Larry" Cahalin, PT, MS, CCS, is an APTA Board Certified Cardiopulmonary Clinical Specialist who was part of the initial 5-member panel of physical therapists who developed the APTA Preferred Practice Patterns in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy. He has been actively involved in clinical research and clinical practice in cardiovascular and pulmonary physical therapy for over 20 years and is currently Senior Clinical Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. His current research and clinical interests include the development of hypothesis-oriented algorithms for the examination and treatment of persons with heart and lung disease and better understanding breathing in persons with heart and lung disease.

Contributors
Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
History of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
History and Use of the Guide
Basic Medical Science
Essentials of Exercise Physiology
Anatomy of the Cardiopulmonary System
Physiology of the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Systems
Cardiovascular Pathophysiology
Pulmonary Pathology
Medications
Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Assessment
Pulmonary Evaluation
Cardiovascular Evaluation
Electrocardiography
Evaluation of Patient Intolerance to Exercise
Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease as Co-Morbidity
Cardiopulmonary Concerns in the Patient with Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Deficits: An Evidence-Based Approach
Cardiopulmonary Concerns in the Patient with Neurological Deficits: An Evidence-Based Approach
Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Interventions
Physical Therapy Associated with Primary Prevention, Risk Reduction, and Deconditioning
Physical Therapy Associated With Airway Clearance Dysfunction
Physical Therapy Associated With Cardiovascular Pump Dysfunction and Failure
Physical Therapy Associated With Respiratory Failure
Physical Therapy Associated With Ventilatory Pump Dysfunction and Failure
Physical Therapy Associated With Respiratory Failure in the Neonate
Physical Therapy Associated With Lymphatic System Disorders
Conclusion
The Future of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Index