More Details about Clinical Exercise A Case-Based Approach With DVD (Paper Back)

General Information  
PublisherElsevier Science
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2011


Exercise is integral in the treatment of debilitating conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, obesity, back pain, and arthritic conditions. This new book presents succinct summaries of the evidence underpinning the use of exercise as therapy, and highlights through case studies the current challenges and complexities of clinical practice. This highly readable text also includes more than 30 comprehensive clinical cases exploring client presentations in the areas of cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, respiratory, neurological, metabolic and occupational rehabilitation. Clinical Exercise: a case-based approach will appeal to students and practitioners committed to evidence-based and reflective practice.

Key Features:-

  • clinical presentations include obesity and overweight, occupational rehabilitation, athletic injurie
  • over 30 case studies - comprehensively presented with summary boxes and discussion questions
  • case studies are presented in the familiar 'SOAP' clinical note taking format, as well as in engagin
  • appendices include diagnostic and classification criteria, references to guidelines for clinical man
  • DVD - demonstrations of clinical interviews, physical examinations, exercise assessments, and exerci