Conditions in Occupational Therapy : Effect on Occupational Performance

Title

Conditions in Occupational Therapy : Effect on Occupational Performance

Department

Occupational Therapy

Document Type

Book

Files

Description

Conditions in Occupational Therapy, 4th edition, is a title, focusing on chronic conditions and the impact that they have on the occupational performance of patients. Twenty-one chapters cover the most often diagnosed conditions such as autism spectrum disorders, dementia, diabetes, and muscular dystrophy, explaining them from the perspective of what occupational therapists need to know, without using medical jargon. For each condition, a leading expert has provided content on description and definition, etiology, incidence and prevalence, signs and symptoms, course and prognosis, and medical/surgical management, followed by the impact on occupational performance, and ending with ease studies.

ISBN

9781609135072

Publication Date

2012

Publisher

Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

City

Philadelphia

Keywords

occupational therapy

Disciplines

Occupational Therapy