Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation, 4th Ed Book - A Quick Reference Guide and Review
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Over 750 illustrations with over 200 new for the 4th edition and 5 new appendices. Each chapter is updated with a series of multiple-choice questions, complete with detailed answers and references to other hand therapy resources.
Susan Weiss OTR/L CHT
Laurie C. Rogers MHS, OT, CHT
.This one-of-a-kind paperback book reference provides a comprehensive overview of hand and upper extremity rehabilitation. Featuring a unique quest on and detailed-answer format, Hand & Upper Extremity Rehabilitation: A Quick Reference Guide (4th ed) guides the reader from basic information about hand & upper extremity anatomy through complex topics including the most advanced treatment techniques. Over 750 illustrations with over 200 new for the 4th edition and 5 new appendices. Each chapter is updated with a series of multiple-choice questions, complete with detailed answers and references to other hand therapy resources. Appendixes include a FREE online practice exam, updated and detailed anatomy labeling, tendon transfers, orthotcs, critical concepts, holistic care, lymphatic care, and w wonderful vendor resource. Clinical gems are throughout the book providing the reader with helpful hints and important facts to remember related to certain subjects or questions.
Over 750 photos - with over 200 new to this edition
Each chapter has been updated, refreshed and has additional questions!
This book boasts new appedices like you have never seen in any other reference!
Common Orthosis tips for fabrication, patterns, with photos
Free online practice exam ($129 dollar value) will be able to access when you receive your book
Every chapter has new questions and has been updated and enhanced
Packed with NEW clinical gems to enhance your understanding of difficult topics
Almost 100 new fabulous pages!
A convenient Quick Reference Guide (index) is located at the beginning of the book.and has doubled in size
Vendor list in print and available in digital format so you have quick access to your favorite vendors
This is a product you don't want to miss and you will feel confident in your knowledge after reviewing this material
Neuroanatomy/Nerve Injury/Sensory Reeducation
Physical Agent Modalities
Assorted Treatment Techniques
Arthritis and Related Disorders
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Tendon Injuries and Conditions
Complex Traumatic Hand/Tendon Transfers
Spinal Cord Injury/Central Nervous System/Brachial Plexus
Ergonomics and Work Programs
Psychosocial Aspects of Impairment
Professional Practice Management
8 Fabulous Appendices
Hand Enthusiasts Vendor and Website List
Complementary Health Approaches
Anatomy Labeling Worksheets - LOTS of NEW ONES!
Common Orthosis, Tips, Patterns with Photos
Tendon Transfers - With Drawings
Critical Concepts to Remember
FREE 200 question online practice exam ($129 dollar value)
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|I used the 3rd edition - most up to date at the time I took my test - of this book and passed my CHT on the first go! I highly recommend this book. It is test questions and rational for right / wrong answers after. This helped me with my clinical reasoning and timing of answering questions. I would recommend having other resources, but each question is reference to a text book so if I wasn't sure I would read back through those chapters for further understanding. I think it is valuable to buy the most up to date version, as the content could change. I have my boss's book from when he took the test in 2005 and the 3rd edition is much larger - so much more information :) Overall, wonderful resource. Thanks Nancy and Susan for helping us pass and become skilled CHTs!