Serves as a guide to the examination of the neuromusculoskeletal system. This title brings together the examination and assessment of the structures involved: joints, nerve and muscle tissue. It includes a list of the possible causes of pain, and is suitable for those required to identify and assess clinical problems in this area.
Reflects the trend towards a core curriculum and self-directed learning. This book's content is restricted to the 'must know' core information presented in a synoptic style. Each chapter ends with a selection of self-assessment material and full explanatory answers.
Offers a practical, systematic approach to care for a wide range of trauma presentations. This book addresses the clinical and psychosocial psychological elements. and offers a structured approach to the management of those who have fallen victim to trauma. It is suitable for nurses working or studying in this field.
Covering general (internal) medicine, this title intends to promote self-directed learning with motivation coming from self-identification of strengths and weaknesses leading to an assessment of needs.
Based on the internationally acclaimed Core Curriculum for a Post-Registration Course in Cancer Nursing developed by the European Oncology Nursing Society. This title covers the key areas nurses caring for patients in this specialty need to consider. It provides scientific, psychological and sociological information necessary for nurses.
Serves as a tool for therapists working with people with communication difficulties. This edition is a manual of over 50 group exercises for use when working with groups to help those taking part to overcome problems with interpersonal communication. It explains the use of exercises in the context of the developments in psychiatric medicine.
Presents a comprehensive review of scientific information relating to complementary and alternative therapies and rehabilitation. This book outlines the state of knowledge in the area of CAM as it relates to rehabilitation. It deals with some of the widely encountered clinical conditions in rehabilitation, including cardiac and dementia.