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Specifically designed to address the expanding role of physical therapists in primary care, the second edition of Primary Care for the Physical Therapist: Examination and Triage provides the information you need to become an effective primary care provider. Acquire the communication and differential diagnosis skills, technical expertise, and clinical decision-making ability to meet the challenges of a changing profession with this unparalleled resource.


Key Features:-

  • Emphasizes communication skills vital for establishing rapport and gathering data.
  • Patient interview guides identify what data to collect and how to use it.
  • Overview of the physical examination lays the foundation for different diagnosis and recognition of
  • A section on Special Populations equips the PT to handle common problems encountered in primary care
  • Unique approach details pharmacology and diagnostic procedures from a PT perspective for clinically
  • New information enhances your understanding of the foundations of practice and how to screen and exa

More Details about Primary Care for the Physical Therapist Examination and Triage 2e (Hard Back)

General Information  
Author(s)Boissonnau
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition2
ISBN9781416061052
Pages418
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011