Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac Problems
The fully updated and revised 2nd Edition of this well-established core textbook covers all aspects of physical therapy for cardiac and respiratory problems. Presented in a problem solving approach reflecting realistic clinical situations, this text is easy-to-read and ideal for quick reference. The first section provides the necessary skills for the assessment of patients and offers techniques on how to select and plan the appropriate treatment. The second looks at different patient groups with specific needs, covering both children and adults.
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Chest radiography and other techniques
of recording the assessment management
Common radiological signs
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Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac Problems: Adults and Paediatrics
Ammani S. Prasad
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