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Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity: Splinting Principles and Process
Jacobs, MaryLynn A.
ISBN 13: 
9781451145304
Previous ISBN (13): 
9780683306309
ISBN 10: 
1451145306
Category: 
Health Related Professions (General)
Edition: 
2
Publisher: 
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Format: 
Spiral
LC Call Number: 
RD559
NLM: 
[DNLM: 1.Hand.WE 26]
Status: 
Active
Imprint: 
LWW
Affiliation: 
Attain Therapy + Fitness, East Longmeadow, MA
Audience: 
Professional and scholarly
Dimensions: 
10.88 x 1.3 x 8.38 in
Pages: 
672
Weight: 
3.5
Retail Price: 
89.99
Quantity On Hand: 
9
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Synopsis:

Providing orthosis patterns for most upper extremity diagnoses, this Second Edition of Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity: Splinting Principles and Process provides a practical framework to help students, as well as new and experienced occupational therapists, make an informed decisions about the best solutions for their patients.  

This detailed and easy-to-use reference demonstrates splint fabrication techniques and related interventions for the upper extremity, highlights anatomical and biomechanical principles, discusses associated indications and precautions, details common orthotic interventions, and provides an overview of popular taping methods. Abundantly illustrated, the book includes clinical pearls and a section dedicated to splinting for a spectrum of diagnoses and populations.  

For the first time, Orthotic Intervention for the Hand and Upper Extremity is accompanied by a full suite of instructor and student resources that save time and reinforce student learning, including online case studies, videos that demonstrate common injuries/splints, instructor PowerPoint slides, sample syllabi, an image bank, a test generator and much more.

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