Carp / Thieme
重量：0.95kg 頁數：281 裝訂：平裝 開數: 27.8 x 21.6 cm 印刷：雙色
A unique blueprint to a successful physical therapy practice from renowned experts
In the last 100 years, the profession of physical therapy has grown from a little-known band of "reconstruction aides" to a large and expanding worldwide group of dedicated professionals at the cutting edge of health care diagnostics, interventions, research, ethics, and altruistic community service. Foundations: An Introduction to the Profession of Physical Therapy by distinguished physical therapist and educator Stephen Carp reflects nearly 40 years of expertise in this evolving field.
The book covers the "the background music" of physical therapy – important issues aspiring physical therapists and physical therapist assistants need to master prior to starting clinical practice. Sixteen chapters present a broad spectrum of content, covering core behavioral, clinical, and professional concerns encountered in practice. Experts provide firsthand guidance on reimbursement, working as a healthcare team, documentation, ethical issues and community service, clinical research and education, an overview of the APTA, career development, and more.
All PT and PTA students will benefit from the expert wisdom and pearls shared in this essential reference.
This book includes complimentary access to a digital copy on https://medone.thieme.com.