Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation

Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
  • Author : James Higgins,Lauren Valdata,Michael A. McClinton
  • Publisher : Churchill Livingstone
  • Pages : 762
  • Relase : 2006
  • ISBN : UOM:39015061028034

Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Book Review:

"With a convenient outline format, this reference is ideal for use at the point of care. It covers common medical conditions of the hand, discussing both surgical and nonsurgical therapy options. Rehabilitation for both types of treatment is reviewed, and potential postoperative complications are addressed. Reflecting the collaborative nature of current practice, each chapter is written by a hand therapist with surgical content provided by a hand surgeon."--BOOK JACKET.

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 2-Volume Set E-Book

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 2-Volume Set E-Book
  • Author : Terri M. Skirven,A. Lee Osterman,Jane Fedorczyk,Peter C. Amadio
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 2096
  • Relase : 2011-02-16
  • ISBN : 9780323081269

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 2-Volume Set E-Book Book Review:

With the combined expertise of leading hand surgeons and therapists, Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 6th Edition, by Drs. Skirven, Osterman, Fedorczyk and Amadio, helps you apply the best practices in the rehabilitation of hand, wrist, elbow, arm and shoulder problems, so you can help your patients achieve the highest level of function possible. This popular, unparalleled text has been updated with 30 new chapters that include the latest information on arthroscopy, imaging, vascular disorders, tendon transfers, fingertip injuries, mobilization techniques, traumatic brachial plexus injuries, and pain management. An expanded editorial team and an even more geographically diverse set of contributors provide you with a fresh, authoritative, and truly global perspective while new full-color images and photos provide unmatched visual guidance. Access the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com along with streaming video of surgical and rehabilitation techniques, links to Pub Med, and more. Provide the best patient care and optimal outcomes with trusted guidance from this multidisciplinary, comprehensive resource covering the entire upper extremity, now with increased coverage of wrist and elbow problems. Apply the latest treatments, rehabilitation protocols, and expertise of leading surgeons and therapists to help your patients regain maximum movement after traumatic injuries or to improve limited functionality caused by chronic or acquired conditions. Effectively implement the newest techniques detailed in new and updated chapters on a variety of sports-specific and other acquired injuries, and chronic disorders. Keep up with the latest advances in arthroscopy, imaging, vascular disorders, tendon transfers, fingertip injuries, mobilization techniques, traumatic brachial plexus injuries, and pain management See conditions and treatments as they appear in practice thanks to detailed, full-color design, illustrations, and photographs. Access the full contents online with streaming video of surgical and rehabilitation techniques, downloadable patient handouts, links to Pub Med, and regular updates at www.expertconsult.com. Get a fresh perspective from seven new section editors, as well as an even more geographically diverse set of contributors.

Therapy of the Hand and Upper Extremity

Therapy of the Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Author : Scott F. M. Duncan,Christopher W. Flowers
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Pages : 282
  • Relase : 2015-02-20
  • ISBN : 9783319144122

Therapy of the Hand and Upper Extremity Book Review:

Presenting over 100 rehabilitation protocols for the hand and upper extremity in an easy-to-use, step-by-step format, this practical reference provides surgeons and therapists alike with a go-to source for the therapy technique or strategy appropriate for their patients. Covering injuries from the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand and fingers, each protocol includes bullet-pointed steps in daily or weekly increments following the injury or surgery and are inherently adaptable to the specific surgical intervention or rehabilitation requirement. Procedures following arthroplasty, extensor and flexor tendon injuries, fractures and dislocations, ligament and soft tissue injures, and nerve compression syndromes are among the many and multifaceted therapies presented. This book will be an invaluable resource for the orthopedic surgeon, hand surgeon, physical therapist, occupational therapist, hand therapist and any active clinician treating injuries to the hand and upper extremity.

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Author : Terri M. Skirven
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 999
  • Relase : 2010
  • ISBN : 0323056024

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity Book Review:

With the combined expertise of leading hand surgeons and therapists, Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, 6th Edition, by Drs. Skirven, Osterman, Fedorczyk and Amadio, helps you apply the best practices in the rehabilitation of hand, wrist, elbow, arm and shoulder problems, so you can help your patients achieve the highest level of function possible. This popular, unparalleled text has been updated with 30 new chapters that include the latest information on arthroscopy, imaging, vascular disorders, tendon transfers, fingertip injuries, mobilization techniques, traumatic brachial plexus injuries, and pain management. An expanded editorial team and an even more geographically diverse set of contributors provide you with a fresh, authoritative, and truly global perspective while new full-color images and photos provide unmatched visual guidance. Access the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com along with streaming video of surgical and rehabilitation techniques, downloadable patient handouts, links to Pub Med, and more. The 6th Edition of this classic text combines the expertise of hand surgeons and hand therapists to detail the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of hand and upper extremity disorders. This comprehensive resource covers the entire upper extremity, with increased coverage of wrist, elbow and shoulder problems.

Hand Rehabilitation

Hand Rehabilitation
  • Author : Susan Weiss,Nancy Falkenstein
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Pages : 484
  • Relase : 2004
  • ISBN : 0323026109

Hand Rehabilitation Book Review:

In this expanded second edition of Hand Rehabilitation, Susan Weiss and Nancy Falkenstein give us a unique approach to critical thinking in hand therapy [Foreword].

Fundamentals of Hand Therapy

Fundamentals of Hand Therapy
  • Author : Cynthia Cooper (CHT.)
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 562
  • Relase : 2007
  • ISBN : 9780323033862

Fundamentals of Hand Therapy Book Review:

Emphasizes the development of clinical reasoning skills, describing the components of the evaluation process and addressing how to decide what to evaluate. Covers a broad array of common diagnoses seen in hand therapy, including shoulder and elbow disorders, peripheral nerve problems, wrist and hand fractures, tendonitis and tendonosis, finger sprains and deformities, tendon injuries, arthritis, burns, infections, ganglion cysts, stiffness, Dupuytrens, -

Fundamentals of Hand Therapy

Fundamentals of Hand Therapy
  • Author : Cynthia Cooper
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 596
  • Relase : 2013-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780323091046

Fundamentals of Hand Therapy Book Review:

Emphasizes the development of clinical reasoning skills, describing the components of the evaluation process and addressing how to decide what to evaluate. Covers a broad array of common diagnoses seen in hand therapy, including shoulder and elbow disorders, peripheral nerve problems, wrist and hand fractures, tendonitis and tendonosis, finger sprains and deformities, tendon injuries, arthritis, burns, infections, ganglion cysts, stiffness, Dupuytrens, and pediatric and geriatric hand problems. Diagnostic-specific information and treatment guidelines follow a consistent format: Overview Diagnosis and pathology Timelines and healing Anatomy Treatment (non-operative and/or operative) Questions to ask the doctor What to say to clients Evaluation tips Diagnosis-specific information that affects clinical reasoning Tips from the field Precautions and concerns Role of therapy assistants Case examples Offers topics to use as mental prompts when working in the clinical setting: Questions to ask the doctor What to say to clients Tips from the field Precautions and concerns Over 400 illustrations in the text and on the CD demonstrate important concepts. Case studies in the common diagnoses chapters demonstrate the use of clinical reasoning and highlight the "human" side of each client encounter. Clinical pearls and precautions share advice from the author and contributors, learned from years of clinical experience. Describes the role of the therapy assistant with the client, showing how the therapy assistant may be included in the therapy process. Glossary includes key terms from the text, offering easy access to definitions of key terms. CD provides samples of hand therapy exercises and clinical forms that may be used with clients.

Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity

Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Author : MaryLynn A. Jacobs,Noelle M. Austin
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Pages : 672
  • Relase : 2013-11-18
  • ISBN : 9781469829531

Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity Book Review:

Providing orthosis patterns for most upper extremity diagnoses, this Second Edition of Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity: Splinting Principles and Process provides a practical framework to help students, as well as new and experienced occupational therapists, make an informed decisions about the best solutions for their patients. This detailed and easy-to-use reference demonstrates splint fabrication techniques and related interventions for the upper extremity, highlights anatomical and biomechanical principles, discusses associated indications and precautions, details common orthotic interventions, and provides an overview of popular taping methods. Abundantly illustrated, the book includes clinical pearls and a section dedicated to splinting for a spectrum of diagnoses and populations. For the first time, Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity is accompanied by a full suite of instructor and student resources that save time and reinforce student learning, including online case studies, videos that demonstrate common injuries/splints, instructor PowerPoint slides, sample syllabi, an image bank, a test generator and much more.

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Limb

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Limb
  • Author : Rosemary Prosser,W. Bruce Conolly
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Pages : 379
  • Relase : 2003
  • ISBN : 0750622636

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Limb Book Review:

This valuable resource describes the rehabilitation technique for conditions of the hand and upper extremity in one practical volume. Edited by an experienced hand surgeon and hand professional of international reputation, this authoritative text is heavily illustrated, comprehensive in its coverage, and contains a range of contributions from acknowledged experts in the field. An invaluable companion, it is ideal for physical therapists, occupational therapists, hand surgeons, and all those involved in the assessment and treatment of patients with conditions of the hand and upper extremity. Each chapter includes: Pathophysiology of the condition/injury A brief literature review and present status Therapy treatment with: an easy to read style brief content with adequate detail an emphasis on particular important points or tips specific to the subject good diagrams and photos to help clarify content indications/precautions an emphasis on functional aspects an evaluation of treatment possible complications A reference list

Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation

Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
  • Author : Rebecca Saunders,Susan L. Burke,Romina Astifidis,Michael A. McClinton
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 608
  • Relase : 2015-03
  • ISBN : 9781455756476

Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Book Review:

This practical resource blends the technical and clinical skills and knowledge of hand surgery and hand therapy for the treatment of common medical conditions affecting the upper extremity. The books covers conservative management, surgical proceudures, and post operative management for these conditions, along with their purpose and rationale. Complications associated with procedures are also addressed. The new edition covers not only the hand, but also features expanded coverage of the wrist, elbow, and shoulder. -- Provided by publisher.

Evidenced Based Hand and Upper Extremity Protocols (Second Edition)

Evidenced Based Hand and Upper Extremity Protocols (Second Edition)
  • Author : Elizabeth de Herder
  • Publisher :
  • Pages :
  • Relase : 2020-04-30
  • ISBN : 0578649020

Evidenced Based Hand and Upper Extremity Protocols (Second Edition) Book Review:

Cooper's Fundamentals of Hand Therapy

Cooper's Fundamentals of Hand Therapy
  • Author : Christine M. Wietlisbach
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 560
  • Relase : 2019-11-03
  • ISBN : 9780323550123

Cooper's Fundamentals of Hand Therapy Book Review:

Written for hand therapy specialists and non-specialists, Cooper's Fundamentals of Hand Therapy, 3rd Edition emphasizes treatment fundamentals, and provides tips and guidelines for hand therapy practice. This easy-to-use illustrated text and reference guide helps further develop your clinical reasoning skills by describing what goes into the evaluation process, highlighting the humanistic side of each encounter through case studies, and providing the wisdom the contributing authors have acquired through years of practice. This new edition also features additional chapters on the use of common physical agents and orthoses, plus added content on how to integrate evidence-based findings into daily hand practice. UPDATED! Chapter covering Orthoses Essential Concepts reflects the latest information in the field. Case studies with questions and resolutions help you develop strong clinical reasoning skills while presenting the human side of each client encounter. Special features sections such as Questions to Discuss with the Physician, What to Say to Clients, Tips from the Field, and more help you find your own clinical voice. Anatomy sections throughout text highlight important anatomical bases of dysfunctions, injuries, or disorders. Clinical Pearls highlight relevant information from an experienced author and contributors that you can apply to clinical practice in the future. Evaluation Techniques and Tips help you master appropriate and thorough clinical evaluation of clients. Diagnosis-specific information in the final section of the book is well-organized to give you quick access to the information you need. NEW! Chapter covering Physical Agent Modalities helps you understand how to use common hand therapy tools. NEW! Evidence-Based Practice content outlines how to closely examine evidence and integrate it into daily hand therapy practice. NEW! Photos and illustrations throughout provide clear examples of tools, techniques, and therapies.

Rehabilitation of the Hand

Rehabilitation of the Hand
  • Author : James Megargee Hunter
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 732
  • Relase : 1978
  • ISBN : UOM:39015000299514

Rehabilitation of the Hand Book Review:

Hand Rehabilitation in Occupational Therapy

Hand Rehabilitation in Occupational Therapy
  • Author : Jane Bear Lehman,Florence S Cromwell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 206
  • Relase : 2012-11-12
  • ISBN : 9781136552274

Hand Rehabilitation in Occupational Therapy Book Review:

This practical book presents the latest and most effective occupational therapy methods and theories designed for treating patients with decreased hand function. The growing incidence of hand injuries in recent years has challenged occupational therapists to develop innovations in hand care. Now, with this authoritative resource, you can greatly enhance your practice skills and ability to plan effective treatment programs. The contributors provide clear examinations of such topics as wound and scar tissue management, the treatment of Colles fracture, and pre- and post-operative approaches to therapy, among many other pertinent areas.

Skeletal Trauma of the Upper Extremity, E-Book

Skeletal Trauma of the Upper Extremity, E-Book
  • Author : Grant E. Garrigues,Marc J. Richard,Mark J. Gage
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 672
  • Relase : 2021-07-22
  • ISBN : 9780323761819

Skeletal Trauma of the Upper Extremity, E-Book Book Review:

From the sternoclavicular joint to the distal phalanx, Skeletal Trauma of the Upper Extremity is a practical, one-volume resource covering all aspects of upper limb trauma and surgery. Comprehensive in scope, it features a multidisciplinary, step-by-step approach to evaluation and management, including concise background information and a detailed focus on practical points and surgical techniques. Written by global experts in traumatology, sports medicine, shoulder, elbow, and hand surgery, this richly illustrated guide brings you into the operating room with leaders in the field. Offers detailed, practical guidance from the originators and/or masters of each procedure, along with multiple, illustrated surgical technique descriptions. Includes pearls and pitfalls, preoperative evaluation and indications, surgical techniques, rehabilitation, and management of complications. Features tables and figures throughout that clearly demonstrate surgical tips and tricks. Identifies controversial topics and covers current challenges such as arthroscopic coracoclavicular/acromioclavicular joint reconstruction, reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humerus fracture, total elbow arthroplasty for fracture, interosseous membrane reconstruction of the forearm, and many more. Contains more than 500 high-quality illustrations, including anatomical and surgical illustrations, surgical photographs, ultrasounds, and x-rays.

Pediatric Hand and Upper Limb Surgery

Pediatric Hand and Upper Limb Surgery
  • Author : Peter M. Waters,Donald S. Bae
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Pages : 658
  • Relase : 2012-10-22
  • ISBN : 9781451178517

Pediatric Hand and Upper Limb Surgery Book Review:

Pediatric Hand and Upper Limb Surgery guides you to the present indications for intervention and care in upper limb pediatric disorders. The fifty chapters are subdivided into: Congenital, Neuromuscular, Trauma, Sports, Soft tissue and Microvascular, and Tumor. Each section stands alone but together provides a comprehensive and detailed description of all elements of evaluation and treatment of infants, children, and adolescents with maladies of the hand and upper limb. Each chapter has a case presentation, series of clinical questions, and fundamentals on etiology and epidemiology, clinical evaluation, and surgical indications. In addition, each chapter details postoperative care, anticipated results, complications, case outcome, and includes a summary. There are technical tip highlights, unique situations and deeper insight into the conditions described in each subsection. The text is complemented with over 1,000 images and illustrations to assist in visualizing the specific surgical challenges you may face.

The Mangled Extremity

The Mangled Extremity
  • Author : Raymond A. Pensy,John V. Ingari
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Pages : 295
  • Relase : 2018
  • ISBN : 9783319566481

The Mangled Extremity Book Review:

This practical and generously illustrated text presents the current concepts regarding the management of the mangled extremity, including microsurgery, vascular surgery, free tissue, nerve, hand, and replantation surgery. Since the advent of microsurgical reconstruction, significant progress has been made in the areas of replantation, free tissue transfer, as well as the refinement of skeletal fixation techniques. The scope will encompass the initial triage of a patient with a mangled upper or lower extremity, the initial and subsequent reconstructive efforts, to include skeletal fixation, vascular and soft tissue reconstruction, muscle and tendon transfers, psychological impact, therapy requirements, amputation considerations, and current data on salvage versus amputation in these scenarios. Case examples will be included to add further depth and context to the techniques and recommendations provided. Presenting these surgical challenges in detail, The Mangled Extremity will be an ideal resource for orthopedic and trauma surgeons, residents and fellows, as well as emergency surgeons facing these intense, traumatic injuries.

Reconstructive Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity

Reconstructive Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Author : G√ľnter Germann,L. Scott Levin,Randolph Sherman
  • Publisher : Thieme Medical Publishers
  • Pages : 328
  • Relase : 2017-12
  • ISBN : 1626236011

Reconstructive Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity Book Review:

Reconstructive surgery of the upper extremity has progressed significantly due to advances in microsurgical techniques, which include the increased popularity of perforator flaps, refinements in functional free muscle transfer, the application of nerve conduits and nerve allografts, motor nerve transfers, and hand transplantation. These innovations have helped surgeons achieve functional reconstruction goals and enabled patients' return to normal functioning earlier than previously possible. Reconstructive Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity presents a unique, color-coded roadmap for managing the complex upper extremity patient, based on a logical approach to surgical decision-making. Authors Gunter Germann, Randolph Sherman, and L. Scott Levin deliver seven systematically organized sections and 69 chapters with versatile, evidence-based guidelines and techniques. Strategic approaches and a video chapter covering patient examination reflect the collective wisdom gleaned from the authors' experience in the care of the upper extremity patient. Key Highlights Insightful guidance provided in 115 treatment-specific algorithms Patient histories and photos offer practical clinical information on a full continuum of cases-from gunshot wounds to tumors Over 500 high quality illustrations and graphics, many redrawn for this edition, delineate injuries and reconstruction techniques Richly illustrated atlas of flaps with nearly 140 new color photos details diverse approaches, including pearls and pitfalls Handy tables clearly outline rehabilitation protocols, classification, and zones of injury Includes bonus e-book version The text provides an invaluable framework to help both surgical residents and veteran upper extremity surgeons achieve optimal outcomes in their patients.

Green's Operative Hand Surgery

Green's Operative Hand Surgery
  • Author : Scott W. Wolfe
  • Publisher : Churchill Livingstone
  • Pages : 2240
  • Relase : 2011
  • ISBN : 1416052798

Green's Operative Hand Surgery Book Review:

Green's Operative Hand Surgery, edited in its Sixth Edition by Scott W. Wolfe, MD, provides today's most complete, authoritative guidance on the effective surgical and non-surgical management of all conditions of the hand, wrist, and elbow. Now featuring a new full-color format, photographs, and illustrations, plus operative videos and case studies online at Expert Consult, this new edition shows you more vividly than ever before how to perform all of the latest techniques and achieve optimal outcomes. Access the complete contents online, fully searchable, at expertconsult.com. Overcome your toughest clinical challenges with advice from world-renowned hand surgeons. Master all the latest approaches, including the newest hand implants and arthroplastic techniques. Get tips for overcoming difficult surgical challenges through "Author's Preferred Technique" summaries. See how to perform key procedures step by step by watching operative videos online. Gain new insights on overcoming clinical challenges by reading online case studies. Consult it more easily thanks to a new, more user-friendly full-color format, with all of the photos and illustrations shown in color. The undisputed leading reference in hand, wrist, and elbow surgery is improved with full color, new surgical video and case studies and a continued emphasis on optimal surgical management of upper extremity conditions.

Stroke Rehabilitation

Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Author : Glen Gillen,Ann Burkhardt
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Pages : 729
  • Relase : 2004
  • ISBN : UOM:39015058872592

Stroke Rehabilitation Book Review:

This 2nd edition remains the only comprehensive evidence-based text on the Occupational Therapy management of the stroke patient. The book is based on the most up-to-date research on stroke rehabilitation and presents its content in a holistic fashion, combining aspects of background medical information, samples of functionally based evaluations, and treatment techniques and interventions. There are chapters on specific functional aspects of living after stroke, such as driving, sexuality, mobility and gait, and self-care. Instructor resources are available; please contact your Elsevier sales representative for details. Case studies are featured in every chapter to help the reader understand how concepts apply to the real world. 2 chapters that feature the true stories of stroke victims, presenting occupational therapy situations from the point of view of the patient. Key terms, chapter objectives, and review questions help students better understand and remember important information. 7 new chapters make this text more comprehensive than ever! Psychological Aspects of Stroke Rehabilitation Improving Participation and Quality of Life Through Occupation The Task-Oriented Approach to Stroke Rehabilitation Approaches to Motor Control Dysfunction: An Evidence-Based Review Vestibular Rehabilitation and Stroke How Therapists Think: Exploring Clinician's Reasoning When Working With Clients Who Have Cognitive and Perceptual Problems Following Stroke A Survivor's Perspective II: Stroke Reflects the current terminology and categorization used by the WHO and the new AOTA Practice Framework so students will be equipped with the latest standards when they enter the workforce. Updated medication chart presents the latest drugs used in stroke rehabilitation.