Braddom's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 5th Edition
Author By David X. Cifu, MD, Professor and Chairman, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia; National Director for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services, Office of Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia
Format Expert Consult ISBN 9780323280464 Copyright Year 2016 Length 1520 Pages
The most-trusted resource for physiatry knowledge and techniques, Braddom’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation remains an essential guide for the entire rehabilitation team. With proven science and comprehensive guidance, this medical reference book addresses a range of topics to offer every patient maximum pain relief and optimal return to function.
New to This Edition
New lead editor
- Dr. David Cifu - was selected by Dr. Randall Braddom to retain a consistent and readable format. Additional new authors and editors provide a fresh perspective to this edition.
Features comprehensive coverageof thetreatment of concussions and military amputees.
Includes brand-new information on rehabilitating wounded military personnel, the latest injection techniques, speech/swallowing disorders, head injury rehabilitation, and the rehabilitation of chronic diseases.
New chapters on pelvic floor disorders and sensory impairments keep you at the forefront of the field.
Reader-friendly design features an updated table of contents and improved chapter approach for an enhanced user experience.
Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience gives access to the text, figures, over 2,500 references, 51 videos, and 750 self-assessment questions on a variety of devices.
of the indications for and limitations of axial and peripheral joints through therapies enables mastery of these techniques.
Optimize the use of ultrasound in diagnosis and treatment.
A chapter covering PM&R in the international community serves to broaden your perspective in the field.
Detailed illustrations allow you to gain a clear visual understanding of important concepts.
Imprint: Elsevier Format Type: Expert Consult Trim: 8 3/4 X 11 1/16 in