Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapy: A Clinical Decision-making Approach
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2008 - HEALTH & FITNESS - 327 pages
With all the most relevant therapies you need to know discussed in detail, Complementary Therapies for Physical Therapy: A Clinical Decision-Making Approach includes the information you need to incorporate evidence-based complementary therapies into your PT practice. Organized and based on the National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine's classification system, this book begins with a basic overview of CAM therapies and progresses to clinical decision-making and integration of CAM therapies into physical therapy. Helpful boxes and tables throughout the book summarize literature searches, examination findings, and goals for treatment. Plus, case scenarios written by expert CAM practitioners help illustrate the practical uses of alternative therapies within the physical therapy setting to help you incorporate CAM therapies into your everyday practice.
Winner of a 2008 PROSE Award for Professional and Scholarly Excellence.
Received top honors in the nursing and allied health book category from the Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American Publishers.
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