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This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 5/27/2009.
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Much more than an update to the Evidence-Based Guide to Therapeutic Physical Agents, this Second Edition, now titled Therapeutic Electrophysical Agents: Evidence Behind Practice, enables you to translate your learning into practice. The Second Edition expands and strengthens the concept of evidence-based practice for the study and application of therapeutic electrophysical agents (EPAs) in the fields of physical rehabilitation, physical medicine, and sports therapy. It also reflects the latest terminology and standards from the American Physical Therapy Association's Guide to Physical Therapy Practice and the Disablement Model. The new pedagogical approach includes learning objectives beginning each chapter, critical thinking questions ending each chapter, and evidence-based case scenarios to guide your studies and help you apply your knowledge.

Table of Contents

Preface PART ONE: FOUNDATIONS Chapter 1: Therapeutic Electrophysical Agents in Health Care Chapter 2: Soft Tissue Injury and the Healing Process Chapter 3: Pain Following Soft Tissue Injury Chapter 4: Therapeutic Spectrum of Electrophysical Agents Chapter 5: Illustrated Glossary of Electrophysical Terminology PART TWO: ELECTROPHYSICAL AGENTS Chapter 6: Hot-Pack and Paraffin-Bath Therapy Chapter 7: Fluidotherapy Chapter 8: Cryotherapy Chapter 9: Hydrotherapy Chapter 10: Ultrasound Chapter 11: Low Level Laser Therapy Chapter 12: Ultraviolet Therapy Chapter 13: Iontophoresis Therapy Chapter 14: Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Therapy Chapter 15: Microcurrent Therapy Chapter 16: High Voltage Pulsed Current Therapy Chapter 17: Russian Current Therapy Chapter 18: Interferential Current Therapy Chapter 19: Diadynamic Current Therapy Chapter 20: Ultrasound Therapy Chapter 21: Spinal Traction Therapy Chapter 22: Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Therapy Chapter 23: Continuous Passive Mobilisation Therapy PART THREE: PRACTICAL CLINICAL GUIDELINES Chapter 24: Purchase of Therapeutic Electrophysical Agents Chapter 25: Skin Sensory Hot and Cold Discrimination Testing Chapter 26: Skin and Electrophysical Agent Temperature Measurements Chapter 27: Electrical Shocks, Safety Measures, and Maintenance of Line-Powered Devices APPENDIX A: Equivalency Between Metric and US Units of Measurement APPENDIX B: Temperature Equivalency Table INDEX

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