Description

With the ever-increasing demand on physical therapists to develop the most effective treatment interventions comes this invaluable imaging resource covering exactly what you need to know! Diagnostic Imaging for Physical Therapists gives you the knowledge to understand the basic principles of musculoskeletal imaging and how to interpret radiographic images in your physical therapy practice. This straightforward, highly illustrated text is organized by body region and covers all the fundamentals with an emphasis on standard, two-dimensional x-rays. An accompanying DVD delivers high-resolution copies of the images in the text along with interactive activities to enhance your understanding of the material. With this indispensable text, you'll recognize when diagnostic imaging is necessary, and you'll be able to interpret the results with confidence.


Key Features:-

  • Written specifically for PTs, this book covers the most common film images you will see in your prac
  • UNIQUE companion DVD helps you hone your diagnostic imaging skills with high-resolution radiographic
  • DVD icons in the book direct you to interactive exercises including ABCs, pathologies, case studies,
  • Provides you with a "systematic" basis for approaching the interpretation of standard films.
  • The body system approach of the chapters makes it easy to find information specific to a body region
  • Text edited by highly respected experts in musculoskeletal rehabilitation gives you authoritative gu

More Details about Diag Imaging for Physical Therapist

General Information  
Author(s)Swain
PublisherElsevier (US)
Edition1
ISBN9781416029038
Pages336
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2008