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Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Diseases, Fourth Edition covers the medical aspects of those conditions commonly encountered by rehabilitation and other health professionals and discusses symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, and prognoses.This Fourth Edition has been completely revised and updated and reflects an approach consistent with the philosophical underpinnings of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF). New chapters on Conceptualizing Chronic Illness and Disability; Intellectual Disability; and Financing Rehabilitation have been added. In addition, chapters on Psychiatric Disability, Substance Use, and Conditions of the Blood and Immune System have been expanded
Table of Contents
|About the Author||p. vii|
|Special Acknowledgment||p. xi|
|Conceptualizing Chronic Illness and Disability||p. 1|
|Psychosocial and Functional Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability||p. 9|
|Conditions of the Nervous System: Part I||p. 35|
|Conditions of the Nervous System: Part II-Spinal Cord, Peripheral Nervous System, and Neuromuscular Conditions||p. 91|
|Conditions of the Eye and Blindness||p. 141|
|Hearing Loss and Deafness||p. 163|
|Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities||p. 195|
|Psychiatric Disabilities||p. 221|
|Conditions Related to Substance Use||p. 261|
|Conditions of the Blood and Immune System||p. 293|
|Endocrine Conditions||p. 333|
|Conditions of the Gastrointestinal System||p. 353|
|Cardiovascular Conditions||p. 379|
|Conditions of the Respiratory (Pulmonary) System||p. 411|
|Kidney and Urinary Tract Conditions||p. 445|
|Conditions of the Musculoskeletal System||p. 475|
|Skin Conditions, Burns, and Facial Disfigurement||p. 525|
|Assistive Technology||p. 575|
|Financing, Delivery, and Allocation for Rehabilitation Services in the United States by Michael Landry, PhD||p. 589|
|Medical Terminology||p. 601|
|Glossary of Medical Terms||p. 605|
|Glossary of Diagnostic Procedures||p. 627|
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