This completely updated top-seller in physical medicine and rehabilitation continues the tradition of the highly popular Secrets Series®. From anatomy and physiology of the nervous and musculoskeletal system to medical complications in rehabilitation to work and rehabilitation-this book presents all the key elements you need for clinical use, rounds, and board preparation.
This text was developed in the residency training program in the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the JFK Johnson Rehab Institute, UMDNJ and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. It is designed both for residents preparing for the board exams offered by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR), for practicing physiatrists preparing for recertification, and for instructors in PM&R helping physicians to prepare for the boards. The topics are divided into major subspecialty areas and are authored by physicians with special interests and clinical expertise in their respective subjects. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review is necessary reading for all residents in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as practicing physiatrists. The book concentrates on board-related concepts in the field of Rehabilitation Medicine. Residents will find the book essential in preparing for Part I and Part II of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Certification: It is the only book to specifically focus on board-related material, providing a single source of current up-to-date PM&R, orthopaedic, neurologic, and general medical information. Board ""pearls"" are highlights with an icon in the margin. These ""pearls"" are aimed at stressing the cinical and board eligible aspects of the topics. This format was designed to simplify preparation for the board exam. The table of contents is modeled after the topic selection of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR) Self-Directed Medical Knowledge Program used by residents nationwide to prepare to the Self-Assessment Examination (SAE). This will help all residents, PGY 2,3,4, in yearly preparation and carry-over from SAE preparation to Board Exam preparation. The topics are divided into major subspecialty areas, each authored by physicians with special interest and clinical expertise in their areas and reviewed again by senior specialists in PM&R who specialize in these topics.Of Special Benefit to Readers: Over 500 illustrations clarify concepts in the text. Key concepts are highlighted, making it simple to find and organize important information. The format is in outline form to increase accessibility. Information is well-organized and topic oriented.In addition to the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, many other medical specialties will have considerable interest in this book: The Electrodiagnostic, Spinal Cord Injury, and Pediatric chapters are particularly helpful for physiatrists wishing to obtain specialty certification in these topics. Orthopaedists will have an interest in Prosthetics and Orthotics and musculoskeletal areas for their own board certification. Neurologists will have an increased interest especially in electrodiagnostics medicine, neuromuscular medicine, and also including stroke and traumatic brain injury. Internists and Family Practice Physicians will have great use for this text to give them an overview of PM&R and pertinent information in areas of cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, and also rehabilitation in the areas of neurology, rheumatology and neuromuscular diseases. Rheumatologists will find information on prosthetics and orthotics, multiple sclerosis, and rheumatology and rheumatologic rehabilitation. The valuble reference Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review isnow available in a convenient text-only PDA format, without illustrations.Click here to learn more about this application.
Comprehensive guide on definitions and assessments related to the Physical Therapy field.
MedicalPearls Publishing provides a flashcard style practice test with teaching points to assist in identification of knowledge gaps and resolve educational deficits.
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The 2nd edition of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Pocketpedia distills an illustrated encyclopedia of knowledge into a book that can fit into a clinician’s pocket.Authored by specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation who know what information you need at your fingertips, this pocket-sized reference provides quick access to charts, tables, diagrams, and illustrations to give you fast facts essential for day-to-day patient care.Field-tested by residents and clinicians at top academic and clinical centers throughout the country, this book is perfect for the clinic, bedside, or training room. FEATURES• New section on pediatric and burn rehabilitation• Cutting-edge rehabilitation techniques• Increased coverage of evidence-based medicine, including interventional medicine
Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Second Edition offers a thoroughly revised and updated new edition of this gold standard reference for all aspects of sports medicine and rehabilitation, encompassing basic science and integrated veterinary and physical therapy approaches. Presents current, state-of-the-art information on sports medicine and rehabilitation in dogsOffers perspectives from an international list of expert authorsCovers all topics related to veterinary care of the canine athlete and all active dogsIncludes illustrations and photographs throughout to demonstrate key conceptsProvides clinical cases that set the information in context
These revised and up-to-date coding cards offer a snapshot of the ICD-10-CM codebook, providing commonly reported diagnostic codes and the associated guidelines for major specialties. The cards detail the specificity required to improve documentation. Pushpin icons help Snapshot card users connect coding tips back to specific codes. These easy-to-use reference cards allow health care providers and staff members to quickly locate a desired code. This series contains 24 specialty-specific Snapshot cards updated to reflect the final 2018 code set. Diagnostic coding is a snap when using the ICD-10-CM Snapshot coding cards. Features and Benefits • Guidelines and tips — make coding more accurate and complete • Alphabetical layout — makes locating a code quick and easy to accurately reflect a patient’s condition • Tailor-made content for a particular specialty — reflects the uniqueness of the specialty’s frequently used codes • Instant portability — fits easily into the codebook • Durable lamination — creates a sturdy, tear-resistant resource that can withstand daily use • Convenience and a competitive price — means needed Snapshot cards can be
The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Pocketpedia is a pocket-sized, quick-reference tool for the busy resident or clinician. It contains charts, tables, diagrams, and illustrations that present key facts and points essential for day-to-day patient care. The book was prepared and field-tested by residents in the PM&R department at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, who know from experience what information clinicians need to have at their fingertips. Coverage encompasses all disorders, diagnostic tests, and treatment modalities and includes a pharmacopeia. The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Pocketpedia is also available electronically for your handheld computer. See PDA listing for details.
The only book to combine the perspectives of both physical medicine and rehabilitation and internal medicine, this practical handbook provides physiatrists and residents in training with a concise description of common medical concerns that can disrupt or complicate therapy and rehabilitation. It focuses on the major diagnostic categories of disabilities that are admitted for in-patient rehabilitation such as stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, amputation, multiple major trauma, neurological disorders, burns, musculoskeletal trauma, cancer, and other diseases or disorders. For easy reference, the book is organized by both diagnostic category and specific medical complications. The first half of the book, organized by disability, provides an overview of the unique medical problems physiatrists are likely to encounter with each condition, when those complications will occur, and the best approaches to diagnosing and treating them early. The second part, written by acute care specialists, addresses the medical issues individually with more detailed chapters on specific complications and up-to-date information on treatment. These include urinary tract infection, osteomyelitis, antibiotic-associated diarrhea, hematologic complications, gastrointestinal complications, pulmonary complications, electrolyte disorders, and fever and sepsis. Key Features: Focuses on medical complications within major rehabilitation diagnostic groups Organized in two parts to allow readers to access information by condition or complication Provides clinical guidance for identifying and managing common medical complications encountered in rehabilitation settings Each rehabilitation topic chapter concludes with a summary √èTimeline√ì table detailing specific complications and likely occurrence A practical resource for physiatrists providing inpatient care or sharing call "