Physical Agent Modalities

This Second Edition outlines the application procedures for each modality, indications for their use, and the precautions and contraindications of the modality.

Physical Agent Modalities

The successful Physical Agent Modalities: Theory and Application for the Occupational Therapist has been updated and revised into a comprehensive Second Edition that logically provides a foundation for understanding the bio-physiological effects of physical agents and their impact on an individual's occupational performance and functioning. Recognized as an expert in physical agent modalities, Dr. Alfred Bracciano clearly and effectively explains difficult concepts in an easy-to-understand format and presents information that can be readily applied in the clinical setting. Physical Agent Modalities, Second Edition provides the occupational therapist and student with a user-friendly and organized reference on the application of physical agent modalities, commonly used by occupational therapists, as well as emerging technologies and interventions such as lasers and electromyographic biofeedback. This Second Edition outlines the application procedures for each modality, indications for their use, and the precautions and contraindications of the modality. New graphics and pictures enhance the reader's understanding of the physical agents, while case studies facilitate clinical reasoning and provide a practical resource to safely and effectively understand and use physical agents. (Publisher's description).

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Physical Agent Modalities
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Alfred Bracciano, Alfred G. Bracciano
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Slack Incorporated

The successful Physical Agent Modalities: Theory and Application for the Occupational Therapist has been updated and revised into a comprehensive Second Edition that logically provides a foundation for understanding the bio-physiological effects of physical agents and their impact on an individual's occupational performance and functioning. Recognized as an expert in
Physical Agent Modalities
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Alfred G. Bracciano
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Slack Incorporated

This book has been updated and revised into a comprehensive Second Edition that logically provides a foundation for understanding the bio-physiological effects of physical agents and their impact on an individual's occupational performance and functioning. This second edition provides the occupational therapist and student with a user-friendly and organized reference
Physical Agents in Rehabilitation - E Book
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Michelle H. Cameron
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-06 - Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

With straightforward, in-depth coverage of the use of physical agents to improve patient outcomes, Physical Agents in Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Practice, 5th Edition reflects how physical agents and modalities are being discussed in the classroom. This new edition brings the ideal balance of evidence and practical instruction to
Physical Agents in Rehabilitation
Language: en
Pages: 437
Authors: Michelle H. Cameron
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-05 - Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Presenting a variety of treatment choices supported by the latest clinical research, Physical Agents in Rehabilitation: From Research to Practice, 3rd Edition is your guide to understanding how, when, and why to apply physical agents in rehabilitation. This valuable resource details the most up-to-date information on thermal agents, ultrasound, electrical
The Use of Physical Agent Modalities by the Occupational Therapist
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Michael C. Wielobob
Categories: Physical therapy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

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