DeLisa's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Principles and Practice, Two Volume Set
Two-Volume Set
DeLisas Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 9780781798198
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Publication Date: Dec 14, 2010
Availability: IN STOCK
Format: Book
Edition: Fifth
ISBN/ISSN: 9780781798198
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Description

Thoroughly updated and now in full color, DeLisa's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is the "gold standard" in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. It is the most modern and comprehensive book in the field. It can serve as both an introductory book for residents and a comprehensive reference book for practitioners. One volume covers physical medicine, the other rehabilitation medicine. Physical medicine covers principles of diagnosis and management, therapeutic approaches, and the management of specific conditions. Rehabilitation medicine covers the evaluation of the rehab patient, managing the rehab patient, and rehabilitation strategies and interventions. This edition has eight new chapters including evidence-based rehabilitation; robotic therapies; emerging technologies and interventions; and neural repair and plasticity.

Features

--NEW! Changing to full-color format
--NEW! Eight new chapters, including Evidence-Based Rehabilitation; Robotic Therapies; Emerging Technologies and Interventions; Neural Repair and Plasticity
--Complete coverage of both physical medicine and rehabilitation
--More practical how-to-do-it information than previous edition
--The most comprehensive text available
--The world's most outstanding contributors

About the Author(s)

  • Walter R Frontera MD, PhD
  • Past President of FIMS; Dean, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico; Chair, Education Commission FIMS 2002-2005; Past President ACSM</div&g

Specs

  • Edition: Fifth
  • Product Format: Hardbound
  • ISBN: 9780781798198
  • Trim Size: 8.375 x 10.875
  • Pages: 2432
  • Pub Date: Dec 14, 2010
  • Weight: 14.0