This timely and helpful book examines the clinical application of orthotics and other assistive devices, reviews these devices by region, and offers guidance to the latest rehabilitative technology, including function and biomechanical efficacy, indications and contraindications, measurement and fitting. Features: * Focus on clinical applications of orthotics and other assistive devices * Reviews orthotic devices organized by body regions * Guide to rehabilitative technology, including devices which increase mobility and environmental adaptations which aid the disabled in activities of daily living. * Provides essential information for health providers ranging from practicing occupational and physical therapists to the teachers of orthotics courses * Extensive enough to serve as a reference for doctors * Glossary of terms * Each chapter discusses orthotic designs, materials, and special advice for fittings
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Book Description Churchill Livingstone, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110443089922
Book Description Churchill Livingstone, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0443089922