Physical Agents in Rehabilitation From Research to Practice

Michelle H Cameron

Presenting a variety of treatment choices supported by the latest clinical research, Physical Agents in Rehabilitation: From Research to Practice, 4th Edition is your guide to the safe, most effective use of physical agents in your rehabilitation practice. Coverage in this new edition includes the most up-to-date information on thermal agents, ultrasound, electrical currents, hydrotherapy, traction, compression, lasers, and electromagnetic radiation. Straightforward explanations make it easy to integrate physical agents into your patients’ overall rehabilitation plans.
New to this edition

  • NEW! Video clips on companion Evolve site demonstrate techniques and procedures described in the text.
  • NEW! Content specific to OTs has been added to the core text including upper extremity cases for all physical agent chapters.
  • NEW! Organization of the text by agent type increases the book’s ease of use.
  • NEW! Expanded sections on thermal agents and electrical currents will give students a better understanding of how to use these types of agents in practice.
Author Info
  • Elsevier
  • 9781455728480
  • Oct 12 2012
  • Edition 4th