PTEXAM

  • Filename: ptexam.
  • ISBN: 1890989347
  • Release Date: 2014-10-01
  • Number of pages: 1080
  • Author: Scott M. Giles
  • Publisher: Scorebuilders



The changes to the new edition are includes a significant expansion of the academic review section along with the integration of full color. Chapter essentials and proficiency exercises throughout the review book assist students to develop mastery of essential National Physical Therapy Examination content. Our clinically-oriented questions with expansive explanation of answers prepare candidates for the rigor of the actual exam and offer an ideal method to determine current strengths and weaknesses. The Complete Study Guide includes: Comprehensive academic review; 60 clinical application templates; CD with three full-length examinations. Explanation of answers for correct and incorrect options; Complete index for the academic review and sample examinations.

Physical Therapist Assistant Exam Review Guide

  • Filename: physical-therapist-assistant-exam-review-guide.
  • ISBN: 9780763797577
  • Release Date: 2011-05-11
  • Number of pages: 588
  • Author: Mark Dutton
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



Begin the task of studying for the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) for Physical Therapist Assistants (PTAs) by concentrating on those subject areas where you need the most help! Physical Therapist Assistant Exam Review Guide includes a bound-in online access code for JB TestPrep: PTA Exam Review. Both resources provide thorough exam preparation help for physical therapist assistant candidates preparing to sit for the certification exam. Physical Therapist Assistant Exam Review Guide incorporates thorough overviews of exam content consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice and the NPTE for PTAs detailing the fundamentals of the profession, the body’s systems, and therapeutic procedures, and providing dedicated chapters on pediatrics, geriatrics, and pharmacology. Study questions in each chapter test reader comprehension; “Key Points” boxes highlight important information throughout; and tables and figures provide visual points of reference for learners. JB TestPrep: PTA Exam Review is a dynamic, web-based program includes interactive exam-style questions with instant feedback providing answers and explanations for review and study. Test-takers can also complete a full final exam and browse their results, including a performance analysis summary that highlights which topics require further study. All exam results are saved for later viewing to track progress and improvement. KEY FEATURES • Presents detailed content overviews consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice and the NPTE content • Includes basic, helpful information on taking the NPTE for PTAs • Contains the latest AHA CPR guidelines • Provides a variety of exam-style questions with answers and explanations • Gives instant feedback to sample exams in the online program Appendices Include: Guide For Conduct of the Physical Therapist Assistant; Standards of Ethical Conduct for the Physical Therapist Assistant; Standards of Practice for Physical Therapy; The 24-hour Clock; and Units of International Measure By the time you are done with the Physical Therapist Assistant Exam Review Guide and JB TestPrep: PTA Exam Review, you will feel confident and prepared to complete the final step in the certification process—passing the examination!

Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination

  • Filename: saunders-q-a-review-for-the-physical-therapy-board-examination.
  • ISBN: 9781455727759
  • Release Date: 2010-04-23
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: Brad Fortinberry
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



With over 1,200 multiple choice review questions written to parallel the content and format of the National Physical Therapy Board Examination (NPTE), Saunders’ Q&A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination provides more NPTE practice than any other review resource available. Strengthen your understanding of core principles across the full spectrum of physical therapy practice with comprehensive exam practice from specialty experts. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. More than 1,200 multiple-choice questions test your understanding of key content across a variety of practice environments, including schools, hospitals, and communities. Organized by topic, it parallels the content and proportional question breakdown of the board examination to familiarize you with the testing format. Correct answers, detailed rationales, and specific references help you get more out of your study time.

Case Studies in Rehabilitation

  • Filename: case-studies-in-rehabilitation.
  • ISBN: 1556424256
  • Release Date: 2001-01-01
  • Number of pages: 113
  • Author: Patricia A. Ghikas
  • Publisher: SLACK Incorporated



Case Studies in Rehabilitation is a series of case studies compiled into one reference text for the student. This necessary textbook will allow the reader to analyze "real-life" examples of individuals with a variety of diagnoses and to develop clinical reasoning skills. A variety of cases are presented in Case Studies in Rehabilitation covering myriad topics such as orthopedics, neurology, rheumatology, and oncology. These case studies represent the primary adult pathologies, impairments, and functional limitations seen by clinicians. The case studies will also allow the reader to focus on the concept of disability for an individual when developing a comprehensive plan of care. The user-friendly format allows the user to choose from one of the many topics for practice in developing treatment plans, case analysis or to focus on one area of practice. An important function of this book is that it allows for the integration of didactic learning and hands-on practice when patients are not readily available. All case studies are presented in a narrative format with accompanying forms that are frequently encountered in clinical practice. Case Studies in Rehabilitation will also help students as they learn to interact with the patients they will be treating in their future careers. This text will allow them to fine-tune their skills in dealing with a variety of different patients and cases and indicate how to handle each individual case in the best possible matter.

Pocket Notes for the Physical Therapist Assistant

  • Filename: pocket-notes-for-the-physical-therapist-assistant.
  • ISBN: 9781449653415
  • Release Date: 2012-05-31
  • Number of pages: 207
  • Author: Steven B. Skinner
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



A clinical guide for physical therapist assistant students and practicing physical therapist assistants, Pocket Notes for the Physical Therapist Assistant, Second Edition provides quick, convenient access to information on normal values, assessment techniques, treatment suggestions, pharmacology, and pathology descriptions. New content includes an expansion of gait topics, as well as the inclusion hydrotherapy/aquatic therapy, interferential current, mechanical spinal traction, and microelectrical neuromuscular stimulation. Also, information about balance and breathing activities has been added. With revised and updated information and references throughout, the Second Edition is a praised as a recommended resource for physical therapist assistant students and clinicians.

Massage and Manual Therapy for Orthopedic Conditions

  • Filename: massage-and-manual-therapy-for-orthopedic-conditions.
  • ISBN: 0781795745
  • Release Date: 2009
  • Number of pages: 526
  • Author: Thomas Hendrickson
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Rev. ed. of: Massage for orthopedic conditions / Thomas Hendrickson. 2003.

NPS Exam Secrets Study Guide

  • Filename: nps-exam-secrets-study-guide.
  • ISBN: 1610723139
  • Release Date: 2014-03-31
  • Number of pages: 104
  • Author: Mometrix Media LLC.
  • Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc



NPS Exam Secrets helps you ace the Neonatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care Specialty Examination without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive NPS Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. NPS Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to NPS Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Metered Dose Inhaler, Pediatric Patient, Ventilator Circuit, Hemoglobin, Sepsis, Respiratory Therapist, Arterial Blood Gas, Patent Airway, Catheter, Tracheostomy Tube, Endotracheal, Peak Inspiratory Pressure, Positive End Expiratory Pressure, Mean Airway Pressure, Ventilated Patient, Respiratory Distress, Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure, Tetralogy of Fallot, Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Mild Respiratory Distress, Pneumonia, Lung Compliance, Bacterial Pathogens, Oxyhood, Oxygen Tent, Sympathomimetic Drugs, Corticosteroids, Parasympatholytics, Nitric Oxide (No) Therapy, Manual Resuscitation Bags, Barotraumas, Artificial Airways, Tracheostomy, Suctioning, Chest Physiotherapy, Extracorporeal Life Support, Heliox Therapy, and much more...

Functional Neurorehabilitation Through the Life Span

  • Filename: functional-neurorehabilitation-through-the-life-span.
  • ISBN: 0803611072
  • Release Date: 2004
  • Number of pages: 411
  • Author: Dolores Bertoti
  • Publisher: F A Davis Company



Designed for physical therapist assistant students and anyone working in the rehabilitation of patients with neurologic damage, this easy-to-use textbook focuses on the framework for neurorehabilitative patient treatment. Placing an emphasis on the scientific and clinical practice, it offers problem-solving instruction on how and where to begin, and how to ensure that the interventions will be meaningful to individuals with neurologic damage. It examines the evolving knowledge of basic sciences, neurology, and neurophysiology, and translates these into treatment ideas for patients throughout the life span. The text presents "best practice" insights, made clinically meaningful and easily applicable to patient care. Presents a collaborative approach illustrating the value and distinctness of physical therapy and occupational therapy in working with the developing, mature, or aging neurologically impaired patient

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