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Language Disorders from Infancy through Adolescence

  • 6th Edition
  • March 27, 2024
  • Rhea Paul + 2 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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Spanning the entire child developmental period, Language Disorders from Infancy Through Adolescence, 6th Edition is the go-to text for learning evidence-based methods for assessing childhood language disorders and providing scientifically based treatment. The most comprehensive title available on childhood language disorders, it uses a descriptive-developmental approach to present basic concepts and vocabulary, an overview of key issues and controversies, the scope of communicative difficulties that make up child language disorders, and information on how language pathologists approach the assessment and intervention processes. This edition also features significant updates in research, trends, neurodiversity, cultural diversity, and best practices. An eBook, included with print purchase, provides access to all the text, figures, references, and bonus video clips, with the ability to search, customize content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud.

How to Design Studies and Write Research Proposals

  • 1st Edition
  • March 15, 2024
  • Kader Parahoo
  • English
  • Paperback
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If you’re writing a research proposal for the first time, this is the book for you. It’s the only text on the market that guides you through the entire process, from designing a research study to submitting a successful proposal. It covers everything from formulating the research question to selecting the research methodology, collecting data, and navigating ethics, all supported with plenty of practical tips, real life examples and checklists for honing your proposal. How to Design Studies and Write Research Proposals is written by nursing research expert Professor Kader Parahoo, whose work is loved by students for its accessible writing style and practical approach.

Heilmittel der anthroposophischen Medizin

  • 2nd Edition
  • March 6, 2024
  • Henning Schramm
  • German
  • eBook
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Um die anthroposophische Medizin sicher anwenden zu können, brauchen Sie Kenntnisse der anthroposophischen Menschenkunde und Heilmittelzubereitung.Das Buch bietet Ihnen als Lehr- und Praxisbuch gleichermaßen:Einführung in die anthroposophische Menschenkunde und MedizinDarstellung der verschiedenen anthroposophischen pharmazeutischen HerstellungsverfahrenRund 220 Heilmittelporträts zu Natursubstanzen mit allen wichtigen Informationen zur Wirkung sowie zu den therapeutischen Anwendungsgebieten der daraus gewonnenen anthroposophischen HeilmittelZum schnellen Nachschlagen: umfangreiches Indikationsregister Neu in der 2. Auflage:Neuer Abschnitt zu den zwölf Weltanschauungen und zur weiteren Differenzierung der HeilmittelAktualisierung und Ergänzung des Indikationsregisters, das auf die entsprechenden anthroposophischen Präparate verweisenGründlich durchgesehen, überarbeitet und erweitertNeues Layout und viele neue FotosDas Buch eignet sich für:Ärzt*innen für Naturheilverfahren mit Schwerpunkt Anthroposophische MedizinHeilpraktiker*innen mit Schwerpunkt Anthroposophische Medizin

Tan's Practical Manual of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • 3rd Edition
  • March 1, 2024
  • Jackson C. Tan + 1 more
  • English
  • Paperback
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Covering the essential aspects of the practice of adult PM&R, Tan's Practical Manual of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition, provides up-to-date, authoritative information in a quick-reference, outline format. Physiatrist, physical therapist, researcher, and educator Dr. Jackson C. Tan, along with new co-author Dr. Michelle Stern, focuses on in- and out-patient conditions you’re most likely to see in practice, offering practical guidance on clinical evaluation, diagnostic testing, differential diagnoses, and management tools. This must-have manual is an essential tool for physiatrists, PM&R residents and subspecialists, orthopedic surgeons, pain medicine specialists, neurologists, physical and occupational therapists, speech and language pathologists, and other health professionals—anyone who needs to master the management of these common conditions for optimal patient care.

The State of Podiatric Science, An Issue of Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 41-2
  • February 22, 2024
  • Andrew Meyr
  • English
  • Hardback
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In this issue of Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, guest editor Dr. Andrew Meyr brings his considerable expertise to the topic of The State of Podiatric Science. Top experts discuss practical biostatistics for surgeons, incorporating research into a busy practice, unique challenges in diabetic foot science, working with industry, effective manuscript preparation and submission, and more.

Neumann’s Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System

  • 4th Edition
  • February 14, 2024
  • Donald A. Neumann
  • English
  • Hardback
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With a focus on the normal and abnormal mechanical interactions between the muscles and joints of the body, Neumann’s Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System, 4th Edition provides a foundation for the practice of physical rehabilitation. This comprehensive, research-based core text explores kinesiology as it relates to physical rehabilitation in a clinically relevant and accessible manner. It presents the language of human movement — and acts as a bridge between basic science and clinical management. It helps clinicians effectively address the mechanical-based changes in movement across a person’s lifespan, whether in the context of rehabilitation, recreation, or promotion of health and wellness. Full-color anatomic and kinesiologic illustrations clearly demonstrate the anatomy, functional movement, and biomechanical principles underlying movement and posture. An eBook version, included with print purchase, provides access to all the text, figures, and references, with the ability to search, customize content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud. The eBook included with print purchase also features multiple excellent videos of anatomic and kinesiologic principles, answers to study questions from the print book, and additional tables and figures.

Workbook for Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy

  • 11th Edition
  • February 14, 2024
  • John Lampignano + 1 more
  • English
  • Paperback
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Use this practical workbook to reinforce your understanding of radiographic positioning and procedures! With chapters corresponding to those in Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy, 11th Edition, this workbook provides a wide variety of exercises to help you apply important positioning principles and critically evaluate images. Included are laboratory activities, situational questions, self-tests, and image critiques to review and reinforce what you have learned with the textbook. The perfect study tool, this workbook prepares you to succeed on credentialing exams and in clinical practice.

Maîtriser l'examen clinique en ostéopathie

  • 2nd Edition
  • February 13, 2024
  • Philippe GADET
  • French
  • Paperback
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Maîtriser l’examen clinique en ostéopathie offre aux étudiants en fin de cursus et aux jeunes praticiens les outils nécessaires pour conduire l’examen cliniqueostéopathique et construire leur propre diagnostic.Fondé sur l’evidence-based medicine, l’ouvrage décrit les principes généraux de l’examen clinique en ostéopathie, en mettant l’accent sur les motifs de consultation, la douleur et la prévention, les symptomatologies rencontrées fréquemment en cabinet d’ostéopathie et les tests médicaux (examens physiques), présentés par région anatomique.Cette deuxième édition intègre deux nouvelles régions anatomiques :la partie abdominale en complément du chapitre consacré à la région lombo-pelviabdominale, et la région thoraco-scapulaire. L’ouvrage présente également un outild’évaluation et de cotation des dysfonctions somatiques, ainsi qu’un modèle de correspondance entre douleur, dysfonction et lien émotionnel. Enfin, il actualiseles protocoles de tests, les recherches et les dernières données scientifiques récentes. Un grand poster inclus dans cet ouvrage reprend les correspondances entredermatomes, viscérotomes, myotomes et sclérotomes.L’ensemble des informations citées dans cet ouvrage a pour objectif d’apporter une aide à la décision, de faciliter l’analyse et la synthèse de situation d’examen ou de consultation et la construction de son propre diagnostic ostéopathique.L’ouvrage s’appuie sur les activités et compétences de l’annexe 1 de l’Arrêté du 12 décembre 2014 relatif à la formation en ostéopathie (JORF n° 0289 du 14/12/2014).Philippe Gadet est ostéopathe D.O. Il a écrit cet ouvrage en collaboration avec Floriane Guilbaud, ostéopathe D.O.Illustré de plus de 200 photographies, dessins et schémas originaux.

Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing

  • 11th Edition
  • February 6, 2024
  • Dale Avers + 2 more
  • English
  • Other
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Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing, 11th Edition offers the clear information needed to master procedures and enhance clinical decision making in manual muscle testing and performance testing. Comprehensive discussion of the value of strength testing with clear, illustrated instructions provide a detailed guide to patient positioning, clinician instructions, and application of skill. In addition to updated muscle testing of normal individuals and others with weakness or paralysis, this edition includes updated information on alternative strength and performance tests for all adult populations. Updated comprehensive coverage for muscle dynamometry and ideal exercises enhances this texts’ relevance for today’s clinician. An eBook version included with print purchase provides access to all the text, figures, and references, with the ability to search, customize content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud.

Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy

  • 11th Edition
  • January 29, 2024
  • John Lampignano + 1 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed as a radiologic technologist! Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy, 11th Edition provides the essential information that you need to perform hundreds of radiographic procedures and produce clear, diagnostic-quality images. Easy-to-follow guidelines help you learn anatomy and positioning and minimize imaging errors. In fact, each positioning page spotlights just one projection, with bulleted information on the left side of the page and positioning photos, anatomical drawings, and correctly positioned and correctly exposed radiographic images on the right. Written by imaging experts John P. Lampignano and Leslie E. Kendrick, this book also provides excellent preparation for the ARRT® certification examination.