New York/Stuttgart – Traumatology for the Physical Therapist, by Dr. Gert Krischak, recently published by Thieme, is a focused, easy-to-use guide to general and specialized traumatology specifically geared to physical therapists and students. Covering soft tissue injuries, fractures, skull injuries, spine injuries, and much more, this book helps readers structure their treatment planning and greatly improves the communication between patient, physical therapist, and physician.
Providing a broad understanding of the pathologic basis of traumatic injuries and its effect on restoring function, this book is a key resource on formulating effective physical therapy strategies. Practicing physical therapists, occupational therapists, and PT students will find it an invaluable learning and practice tool.
Traumatology for the Physical Therapist
240 pp, 321 illustrations; Paperback
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Author
Gert Krischak, MD, MBA, is Associate Professor and Head, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Bad Buchau, and Director, Institute of Research in Rehabilitation Medicine, Ulm University, Germany.
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