Baby and Toddler Basics
Expert Answers to Parents' Top 150 Questions
Parents of children from birth to age 3 will find answers to their most frequently asked questions about child health and wellness in this easy-to-understand volume. Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, a frequent guest on NBC's Today show, helps parents with friendly, straightforward guidance in an easily digestible question-and-answer format.
Baby and Toddler Basics focuses on parents’ top 150 questions, based on Dr. Altmann’s years in practice. An Internet search of these questions could yield dozens of answers, many from dubious sources. Dr. Altmann addresses parents’ concerns with the expertise of a pediatrician backed by the trusted authority of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Baby and Toddler Basics’ clear Q&A layout means it’s just as fast as Googling, but with answers parents can trust.
Topics covered include:
First aid and injuries
General baby care
Safe sleeping and sleep challenges
Stomachache and illness
And much more!
What's Up With Your Bladder?
Megan Arroll, Christine Dancey
his book guides you through the different conditions associated with bladder dysfunction, how you can help yourself, what to expect if you need to undergo investigations and the numerous evidence-based treatments that are available - both mainstream and complementary - so that you will no longer need to feel reluctant to broach the subject with your GP - meaning you can find your way back to good health.
Ortho Notes, 4th Edition
Clinical Examination Pocket Guide
Put the information you need in class, clinical, and practice at your fingertips with this handy, easy-to-use guide. Each joint tab includes the most effective special tests (rated by sensitivity and specificity), medical screening, imaging, mechanism of injury, ROM, strength and functional deficits.
A Patient-Centered Approach from Examination to Interventions and Outcomes
Dennis Fell, Karen Y Lunnen, Reva Rauk
Take an evidence-based approach to the neurorehabilitation of adult and pediatric patients across the lifespan that reflects the APTA’s patient management model and the WHO’s International Classification of Function (ICF). You’ll study examination and interventions from the body structure/function impairments and functional activity limitations commonly encountered in patients with neurologic disorders. Then, understanding the disablement process, you’ll be able to organize the clinical data that leads to therapeutic interventions for specific impairments that can then be applied as appropriate anytime that impairment is detected, regardless of the medical diagnosis.
The Comprehensive Manual of Therapeutic Exercises
Orthopedic and General Conditions
Dr. Elizabeth Bryan has compiled thousands of clinically relevant exercises to create a text that will teach students theory and proper application that they will then return to again and again in their career as a reference to aid in designing evidence-based exercise programs for their clients or patients.
Introductory chapters cover exercise parameters, exercise progression, the importance of form, muscle soreness, and a reference for body position terminology, then subsequent chapters are organized by body area to cover most of the clinical exercises in use today.
Athletic Training Student Primer, 3rd Edition
A Foundation for Success
Andrew P. Winterstein
Athletic Training Student Primer: A Foundation for Success, Third Edition is a dynamic text that provides students with a foundation upon which they can build their athletic training knowledge and develop an authentic understanding of the rewards and challenges of the athletic training profession.
The Third Edition of Athletic Training Student Primer: A Foundation for Success by Andrew P. Winterstein builds upon previous editions in providing a mix of foundational athletic training knowledge coupled with human interest information to help guide students in their decision-making process when contemplating a career. This Third Edition breaks the mold of other introductory athletic training texts by including answers to many "real-life" athletic training situations.
A Guide to
Clinical Assessment and Professional Report Writing in Speech-Language Pathology, 2nd Edition
Cyndi Stein-Rubin, Renee Fabus
A Guide to Clinical Assessment and Professional Report Writing in Speech-Language Pathology, Second Edition combines the latest assessment protocols and diagnostic techniques with vital diagnostic report writing tools into a single definitive guide.
Cyndi Stein-Rubin, Renee Fabus, and their contributors recognize that clinical assessment is inextricably linked to report writing and have updated this Second Edition to synthesize the two. Following the introductory chapters, which discuss the basics of assessment and report writing, each subsequent chapter focuses on a particular disorder, provides in-depth assessment tools, and presents a corresponding sample report.
Leadership Questions for Health Care Professionals
Applying Theories and Principles to Practice
Leadership Questions for Health Care Professionals: Applying Theories and Principles to Practice by Dr. Matthew R. Kutz presents some of the most common leadership questions with the intent to facilitate intrigue and dialogue about the general concept of leadership and an awareness of potential leadership issues facing health care professionals.
The American Psychiatric Association
Practice Guideline for the Pharmacological Treatment of Patients With Alcohol Use Disorder
American Psychiatric Association
This guideline focuses specifically on evidence-based pharmacological treatments for AUD in outpatient settings and includes additional information on assessment and treatment planning, which are an integral part of using pharmacotherapy to treat AUD. In addition to reviewing the available evidence on the use of AUD pharmacotherapy, the guideline offers clear, concise, and actionable recommendation statements, each of which is given a rating that reflects the level of confidence that potential benefits of an intervention outweigh potential harms. The guideline provides guidance on implementing these recommendations into clinical practice, with the goal of improving quality of care and treatment outcomes of AUD.
CMSA's Integrated Case Management
A Manual For Case Managers by Case Managers
Kathleen Fraser, Rebecca Perez, Corine Latour
CMSA’s Integrated Case Management delves into the role of the case manager and unpacks how case managers assess and treat complex patients. These are patients who may be challenged with medical and behavioral conditions, poor access to care services, as well as chronic illnesses and disabilities, and require multidisciplinary care to regain health and function. With a wealth of information on regulatory requirements, new models of care, integration of services, digital and telemedicine, and new performance measures that are clearly defined for nurses in nursing terminology, chapters outline the steps needed to begin, implement, and use the interventions of the Integrated Case Management approach.