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Medical and psychosocial aspects of chronic illness and disability / Donna R. Falvo, PhD, Beverley E. Holland, RN.

Falvo, Donna R., (author.). Holland, Beverley E., (author.).
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Location: Fennell STACKS RC108 .F35 2018
Barcode: 30731101227167
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9781284105407
  • ISBN: 1284105407
  • Physical Description: xiii, 650 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: Sixth edition.
  • Publisher: Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Chapter 1. Conceptualizing functioning, disability, and health, p.1 -- Chapter 2. Psychosocial and functional aspects of health conditions, p.11 -- Chapter 3. Introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system, p.33 -- Chapter 4. Traumatic brain injury, p.43 -- Chapter 5. Stroke, p.71 -- Chapter 6. Epilepsy and other conditions of the nervous system, p.85 -- Chapter 7. Traumatic spinal cord injury, p.95 -- Chapter 8. Multiple sclerosis, p.111 -- Chapter 9. Neurodegenerative and neuromuscular conditions, p.121 -- Chapter 10. Post- polio syndrome and other conditions of the nervous system, p.135 -- Chapter 11. Developmental conditions: Cerebral palsy and spina bifida, p.145 -- Chapter 12. Neurodevelopmental disorders, p.163 -- Chapter 13. Diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric conditions: Functional and vocational implications, p.193 -- Chapter 14. Functional implications of selected psychiatric diagnoses, p.215 -- Chapter 15. Substance- related and addictive disorders, p.237 -- Chapter 16. Conditions of the eye and blindness, p.263 -- Chapter 17. Hearing loss and deafness, p.281 -- Chapter 18. Sickle cell disease, hemophilia, and conditions of the blood, p.309 -- Chapter 19. Introduction to the Immune system, p.327 -- Chapter 20. Human Immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, p.333 -- Chapter 21. Introduction to cancers: General methods of identification and management, p.345 -- Chapter 22. Specific cancers and their management, p.355 -- Chapter 23. Diabetes and other conditions of the endocrine system, p.373 -- Chapter 24. Structure, function, and common conditions of the musculoskeletal system, p.397 -- Chapter 25. Rheumatoid arthritis, Lupus, and other rheumatic conditions, p.419 -- Chapter 26. Amputation, p.431 -- Chapter 27. Chronic pain, p.439 -- Chapter 28. Cardiovascular conditions, p. 447 -- Chapter 29. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, and other conditions of the pulmonary system, p.475 -- Chapter 30. Chronic kidney disease and other conditions of the urinary system, p. 501 -- Chapter 31. Conditions of the gastrointestinal system, p.521 -- Chapter 32. Burn injury and other conditions of the Skin, p.543 -- Chapter 33. Assistive technology, p.561 -- Chapter 34. Aging with disability, p.573.
Summary, etc.:
This title covers the medical aspects of the conditions most commonly encountered by rehabilitation and other health professionals and discusses symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, and prognoses.
Subject: Chronic diseases.
Chronically ill > Rehabilitation.
Chronic diseases > Social aspects.
Chronic diseases > Psychological aspects.
Chronic Disease.
Disabled Persons > psychology.
Disabled Persons > rehabilitation.
Social Adjustment.
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