Fundamentals of Tests and Measures for the Physical Therapist Assistant provides students with the tools required to interpret the physical therapy evaluation and replicate the measurements and tests. This text guides students in learning how to utilize case information and documentation furnished by the PT to assist in the follow-up treatment.Key Features Include:- Relevant anatomy and terminology review- Comprehensive coverage of tests and measures arranged by system- Pertinent documentation examples- Excellent photographs and graphics- Easy-to-understand descriptions and explanations
Newly updated and revised, Physical Therapy Documentation: From Examination to Outcome, Third Edition provides physical therapy students, educators, and clinicians with essential information on documentation for contemporary physical therapy practice. Complete and accurate documentation is one of the most essential skills for physical therapists. In this text, authors Mia L. Erickson, Rebecca McKnight, and Ralph Utzman teach the knowledge and skills necessary for correct documentation of physical therapy services, provide guidance for readers in their ethical responsibility to quality record-keeping, and deliver the mechanics of note writing in a friendly, approachable tone. Featuring the most up-to-date information on proper documentation and using the International Classification of Functioning, Disabilities, and Health (ICF) model as a foundation for terminology, the Third Edition includes expanded examples across a variety of practice settings as well as new chapters on:Health informatics Electronic medical records Rules governing paper and electronic records Billing, coding, and outcomes measures Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efaculty lounge.com for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom. An invaluable reference in keeping with basic documentation structure, Physical Therapy Documentation: From Examination to Outcome, Third Edition is a necessity for both new and seasoned physical therapy practitioners.
Full color illustrations of the pathologies along with color photos of the interventions and techniques Anatomy Tables summarize pertinent information about joints, muscles and connective tissue in each chapter. Clinical alerts call attention to signs, symptoms or conditions the PTA should monitor for CPG indicators inform the reader when a protocol is supported by an industry-accepted clinical practice guideline. Bottom Line Boxes Summarize the key information about specific pathologies
Rehabilitation Reference Center™ (RRC) is an evidence-based clinical reference tool for use by rehabilitation clinicians at the point-of-care. RRC provides physical therapists, occupational therapists andrehabilitation students with the best available evidence for their information needs. [EBSCO] Rehabilitation Reference Center™ (RRC) Help Page
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