Geriatric Physical Therapy. Book • 3rd Edition • Authors: ANDREW A. GUCCIONE, RITA A. WONG and DALE AVERS. Browse book content. About the . Purchase Guccione’s Geriatric Physical Therapy – 4th Edition. Print Book & E- Book. ISBN , Evolve Resources for Geriatric Physical Therapy,3rd Edition. by Andrew A. Guccione, PT, PhD, DPT, FAPTA, Dale Avers, PT, DPT, PhD and Rita Wong, EdD , PT.
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Geriatric Physical Therapy
This is fantastic for easy access, and a boon for any clinician, but in particular any therapist who is involved in teaching will find this resource incredibly useful. Chapters emphasize evidence-based content that clinicians can use throughout the patient management process.
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The section on exercise and physical activity for older adults is particularly useful, with a good number of specific suggestions for interventions, including a superb table containing a sample exercise programme which could be used with patients in a hospital or rehabilitation unit. Cervantes marked it as to-read Sep 23, Abdel Kadiri marked it as to-read Feb 24, Leng rated it it was amazing Jan 11, Thoroughly revised and updated, editors Andrew Guccione, Rita Wong, and Dale Avers and their contributors provide current information on aging-related changes in function, the impact of these changes on patient examination and evaluation, and intervention approaches that maximize optimal aging.
Geriatric Physical Therapy by Andrew A. Guccione
Gucfione is a very minor weakness: Agnes Kottra marked it as to-read Aug 08, Thoroughly revised and updated, editors Andrew GuccioneRita Wong, and Dale Avers and their contributors provide current information on aging-related changes in function, the impact of these changes on patient examination and evaluation, and intervention app Geriatric Physical Therapy offers a comprehensive presentation of geriatric physical therapy science and practice.
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Clinically accurate and relevant while at the same time exploring theory and rationale for evidence-based practice, it’s perfect for students and practicing clinicians.
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Geriatric Physical Therapy by Andrew Guccione, Rita Wong & Dale Avers
Lhysical textbook for physical therapists; not self-help. Toggle navigation o Physiospot. Shashanka marked it as to-read Feb 23, Tay marked it as to-read Dec 27, This is a comprehensive and well-laid out page volume, full of information about the changes which yeriatric with age, and thoroughly referenced throughout the text. As the elderly population increases, this book fulfills a clear need for evidence-based and practical information on physical therapy for the older person. Geriatric Physical Therapy offers a comprehensive presentation of geriatric physical therapy science and practice.
New to this third edition: The chapter on Balance and Falls manages to be both detailed and concise an extremely useful combinationparticularly in the assessment section, and includes some specific frameworks for best practice steps towards reducing falls; in addition, I expect I will be using the summary of functional balance measures as my first port-of-call next time I want to consider the alternative tests as it provides such a coherent overview.
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The general layout of the book is clear and well-organised, with diagrams, tables and boxes used to summarise information and highlight key points.
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This is pjysical superb book, full of practical guidelines for the hands-on clinician, as well as having an enormous wealth of information on the age-related changes our bodies undergo, and the implications for physiotherapy assessment and management.