Princeton University Library Catalog

Therapeutic modalities : the art and science / Kenneth L. Knight, David O. Draper.

Author:
Knight, Kenneth L. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Baltimore, MD : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2013.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xxi, 472 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Therapeutic modalities : what they are and why they are used -- Evidence based practice -- General application procedures -- Injury record keeping -- Tissue response to injury: inflammation, swelling, and edema -- Immediate care of acute orthopedic injuries -- The healing process -- Understanding pain and its relationship to injury -- Relieving orthopedic injury pain -- Principles of heat for thermotherapy -- Superficial thermotherapy application -- Cryotherapybeyond immediate care -- Cryotherapy application for post-immediate care -- Therapeutic ultrasound principles and application -- Diathermy principles and application -- Principles of electricity for electrotherapy -- Electrotherapy application -- Therapeutic massage -- Spinal traction -- Laser and light therapy by Knight/Hopkins -- Differential application of therapeutic modalities -- Case studies using therapeutic modalities.
Subject(s):
Physical therapy [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781451102949
  • 1451102941
LCCN:
2012033918
OCLC:
808076652
Related name:
RCP:
C - S