Introduction to Orthotics, 4th Edition
A Clinical Reasoning and Problem-Solving Approach
Covering the theory, design, and fabrication of basic splints, Introduction to Splinting, 4th Edition helps you master the skills you need to choose and fit effective splints for patients with hand injuries and functional deficits. It emphasizes splinting for the hand, wrist, thumb, elbow, and other upper extremities, with case studies promoting skills in clinical reasoning and problem solving. This edition includes new chapters on shoulder splints and splinting systems, and online videos demonstrating fabrication and fitting techniques. Written by occupational therapy educators Brenda Coppard and Helene Lohman, this textbook/workbook is ideal for students and as a practical resource for therapists and therapy assistants in the clinical setting.
- Spiral Bound
- 544 Pages
- Imprint: Mosby
- ISBN: 978-0-323-09101-5
- Copyright: 2015