Occupational Therapy Evaluation for Adults: A Pocket Guide

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000 - Medical - 258 pages
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This quick reference guide helps occupational therapy students and practitioners perform efficient and comprehensive evaluations for adults with disabilities. Designed to fit in the lab coat pocket, this book guides readers through the process of an evaluation. For easy reading, information in this spiralbound volume is organized into tables, boxes, and schematics. Features include: detailed appendices about standardized assessments and formal evaluation procedures; illustrated evaluation procedures; an evaluation checklist to help readers track each client's evaluation; suggestions for sequencing and abbreviating different evaluation procedures; and specific advice on meeting third-party payers' reimbursement requirements.
 

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The book was delivered in a timely manner and is a great book. The only snag was that book had a built in bookmark that was torn off when I received the book. Other than that I have no complaints. Read full review

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this is a very beneficial book for occupational therapy studends and Practitioners. a short and useful book.

Contents

CHAPTER
8
Therapy Evaluation Profile
48
Discharge Projections
85
Profile
87
CHAPTER 3
89
30 to 40Minute Evaluations
103
APPENDIX
105
Doing an Evaluation During the Course of Several
110
CognitivePerceptual Assessments
145
Motor Evaluation Procedures
157
E1 Modified Ashworth Scale
166
E1 Suggested Sequence for Muscle Testing
169
E3 Innate Primary Reactions
181
E7 Midbrain Reactions
187
E10 Postural Control Assessments
196
Psychosocial Skills Assessments
201

APPENDIX
112
A1 Occupational SelfAssessment OSA Initial
120
B Basic and Instrumental Activity of Daily Living
125
B1 Assessment of Living Skills and Resources ALSAR
134
Somatic Sensory Evaluation Procedures
139
Discharge Situation Assessments
207
H Uniform Terminology
213
International Classification of Impairments Activities
229
Index
243
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