ABOUT THIS BOOK
- Concise format for rapid references
- High yield diagrams and summary tables
- Covers physical, social, and psychological issues
Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful reference for practitioners.
The Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is the essential ready reference guide to the study and practice of physiatry. The full range of the specialty is covered from managing specific symptoms, injuries and disorders to pediatrics, assistive technology and the psychological and social issues associated with disability. Concisely written and generously illustrated with figures, diagrams and summary tables this is a must-have resource for any clinician in physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Readership: Residents and clinicians in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Physical therapists; Occupational therapists
Lyn Weiss, Professor and Chairman, Department of Physical Med, Nassau University Medical Center, Jay Weiss, Medical Director, Long Island Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation A, and Thomas Pobre, Director of Outpatient Services, Department of Phy, Nassau University Medical Center
"There are few handbooks available for medical students rotating through PM&R and rehabilitation residents, and this book does well at providing information in a concise way so it can be applied in the clinical setting" - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago