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Patient Care Skills

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Edition:
6th
ISBN13:

9780131113824

ISBN10:
0131113828
Format:
Spiral Bound
Pub. Date:
1/1/2010
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
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Summary

A revision of a highly successful text that demonstrates proper positioning techniques and other patient care competencies that a physical therapist must master.New features in this edition, which will be completely redesigned include: Key Terms, Procedure boxes, new photos and Video CD-ROM.Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy students and professionals.

Table of Contents

Preface xi
Acknowledgments xiii
Reviewers xv
Procedures xvii
Patient/Client Management Process
1(24)
Learning Objectives
1(1)
Key Terms
1(1)
Introduction
2(2)
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
2(1)
Guide to Physical Therapist Practice
2(2)
Examination
4(2)
Chart Review
4(1)
Interview
5(1)
Tests and Measures
6(1)
Evaluation
6(1)
Diagnosis
6(1)
Prognosis
6(2)
Plan of Care
8(1)
Documentation (Medical Records)
8(6)
Formats of Medical Records
9(1)
Note Formats
10(3)
Requirements for Adequate Documentation
13(1)
Audit of Patient Care
14(1)
Review Questions
14(1)
Suggested Activities
15(1)
Case Study
16(1)
References
16(9)
Preparation for Patient Care
25(24)
Learning Objectives
25(1)
Key Terms
25(1)
Introduction
25(1)
Management of the Environment
25(5)
Instructions and Verbal Commands
30(1)
Patient Preparation
31(1)
Transporting
32(13)
Review Questions
45(1)
Suggested Activities
46(1)
Case Study
47(2)
Aseptic Techniques
49(28)
Learning Objectives
49(1)
Key Terms
49(1)
Introduction
50(1)
Definitions
50(2)
Introduction to Infection Control
52(1)
Isolation Precautions in Hospitals
53(4)
Rationale
53(1)
Modes of Transmission
53(1)
Tiers of Isolation Precautions
54(1)
Recommendations
55(2)
Apparel
57(1)
Sterile Field
58(2)
Requirement 1
58(1)
Requirement 2
58(1)
Requirement 3
58(1)
Requirement 4
58(1)
Requirement 5
59(1)
Requirement 6
59(1)
Requirement 7
59(1)
Requirement 8
59(1)
Handwashing
60(7)
Procedures
60(1)
Scrubbing
60(7)
Wound Dressings
67(7)
Purpose
67(1)
Evaluation
67(1)
Types of Dressings
68(1)
Materials
69(1)
Preparation
69(5)
Review Questions
74(1)
Suggested Activities
74(1)
References
75(2)
Vital Signs
77(16)
Learning Objectives
77(1)
Key Terms
77(1)
Introduction
78(1)
Heart Rate
78(5)
Purpose
78(1)
Methods
79(4)
Norms
83(1)
Blood Pressure
83(4)
Purpose
83(1)
Method
84(2)
Site
86(1)
Norms
86(1)
Respiration
87(1)
Purpose
87(1)
Methods
87(1)
Norms
88(1)
Temperature
88(2)
Purpose
88(1)
Methods
89(1)
Sites
89(1)
Norms
90(1)
Pain
90(1)
Purpose
90(1)
Method
91(1)
Site
91(1)
Norms
91(1)
Review Questions
91(1)
Suggested Activities
92(1)
Case Study
92(1)
References
92(1)
Turning and Positioning
93(20)
Learning Objectives
93(1)
Key Terms
93(1)
Introduction
93(3)
Goals
93(1)
Time in Positions
94(2)
Supine Position
96(4)
Prone Position
100(6)
Sidelying
106(5)
Review Questions
111(1)
Suggested Activities
111(1)
Case Studies
111(2)
Range of Motion Exercise
113(56)
Learning Objectives
113(1)
Key Terms
113(1)
Introduction
114(2)
Methods
116(3)
Anatomical Planes of Movement
116(3)
Diagonal Patterns of Movement
119(1)
Directions
119(47)
Review Questions
166(1)
Suggested Activities
166(1)
Case Studies
166(1)
References
167(2)
Wheelchairs
169(28)
Learning Objectives
169(1)
Key Terms
169(1)
Introduction
170(1)
Wheelchair Components
170(11)
Wheel Locks
170(2)
Pelvic Positioners
172(1)
Caster Wheels
172(1)
Drive (Push) Wheels
173(1)
Armrests
174(3)
Front Rigging
177(4)
Wheelchair Types
181(14)
Folding Wheelchair
181(1)
Standard Wheelchair
182(1)
Fixed Frame Wheelchair
182(1)
Reclining-Back Wheelchair
183(1)
Tilt-in-Space Wheelchair
184(1)
One-Arm Drive Wheelchair
185(1)
Amputee Wheelchair
185(1)
Companion Wheelchair
186(1)
Motorized Wheelchairs and Scooters
186(2)
Power Assist Chair
188(7)
Standard Wheelchair Sizes
195(1)
Review Questions
195(1)
Suggested Activities
196(1)
Case Studies
196(1)
Transfers
197(68)
Learning Objectives
197(1)
Key Terms
197(1)
Introduction
197(1)
Levels of Transfers
198(1)
Levels of Assistance
198(1)
Amount of Assistance
199(1)
Type of Assistance
199(1)
General Rules
199(10)
Body Mechanics
199(1)
Gait or Transfer Belts
199(1)
Preparing the Environment
200(1)
Instructions and Verbal Cues
200(1)
Completing the Transfer
201(8)
Hydraulic Lift
209(54)
Review Questions
263(1)
Suggested Activities
263(1)
Case Studies
263(1)
Reference
264(1)
Ambulation with Ambulatory Assistive Devices
265(134)
Learning Objectives
265(1)
Key Terms
265(1)
Introduction
266(1)
Teaching Tips
266(3)
Training Environment
266(1)
Parallel Bars
266(1)
Fatigue
267(1)
Patient Concentration
267(1)
Weight Bearing
267(1)
Methods of Instruction
268(1)
Content of Instruction
268(1)
Choosing an Assistive Device
269(8)
Walkers
271(2)
Axillary Crutches
273(1)
Forearm (Lofstrand) Crutches
274(1)
Canes
274(3)
Choosing a Gait Pattern
277(10)
Weight Bearing Status
277(1)
Two-Point Gait Pattern
277(1)
Four-Point Gait Pattern
277(1)
Three-Point Gait Pattern
278(1)
Swing-To Gait Pattern
278(1)
Swing-Through Gait Pattern
279(8)
Curbs
287(1)
Moving Through Doorways
287(1)
Tilt Table
287(3)
Walkers
290(26)
Fitting
290(26)
Axillary Crutches
316(24)
Fitting
316(24)
Forearm (Lofstrand) Crutches
340(22)
Fitting
340(22)
Canes
362(35)
Fitting
362(35)
Review Questions
397(1)
Suggested Activities
398(1)
Case Studies
398(1)
Americans with Disabilities Act
399(28)
Learning Objectives
399(1)
Key Terms
399(1)
Introduction
399(1)
Resources
400(1)
General Considerations for Accessibility
401(1)
Specific Requirements
401(23)
Accessible Route
402(1)
Assembly and Auditorium Areas for Wheelchair Seating
403(1)
Check-Out Counters
404(1)
Clear Space Areas
405(2)
Control Mechanisms
407(1)
Curb Cuts
407(1)
Doors and Doorways
407(5)
Drinking Fountains
412(1)
Elevators
412(2)
Grab Bars
414(1)
Ground and Floor Surfaces
414(1)
Handrails
414(2)
Hotels (Transient Lodging)
416(1)
Medical Facilities
416(1)
Parking Spaces
416(1)
Platform Lifts
416(1)
Ramps
417(1)
Reach Ranges
417(2)
Restrooms and Bathrooms
419(5)
Stairs
424(1)
Transportation Facilities
424(1)
Review Questions
424(1)
Suggested Activities
424(1)
Reference
425(2)
Glossary of Abbreviations 427(4)
Index 431


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