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  • Robotic Assistive Technologies

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Pedro Encarnação, Albert Cook, Richard Simpson, Kim Adams, Adriana Rios, Liliana Alvarez

    This book contains a comprehensive overview of all current uses of robots in rehabilitation. The underlying principles in each application are provided. This is followed by a critical review of the technology available, of the utilization protocols, and of user studies, outcomes, and clinical…

    Hardback – 2017-02-06 
    CRC Press
    Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

  • Smart Technologies in Healthcare

    Edited by Bruno Bouchard

    Assistive technologies for the old and people with disabilities is now a very active field of research. It also constitutes a very profitable market (expected to reach US $60 billion p.a. by 2018). The book covers key aspects of this important field and provides guidelines for developing assistive…

    Hardback – 2017-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Clark's Pocket Handbook for Radiographers, Second Edition

    By A. Stewart Whitley, Charles Sloane, Gail Jefferson, Ken Holmes, Craig Anderson

    Drawn from the bestselling Clark's Positioning in Radiography, this pocket handbook provides clear and practical advice to help radiographers in their day-to-day work. Designed for rapid reference, it covers how to position the patient and the central ray, describes the essential image…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    CRC Press
    Clark's Companion Essential Guides

  • Human Genetics: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Ricki Lewis

    Human genetics has blossomed from an obscure biological science and explanation for rare disorders to a field that is profoundly altering health care for everyone. This thoroughly updated new edition of Human Genetics: The Basics provides a concise background of gene structure and function through…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    The Basics

  • Critical Appraisal from Papers to Patient

    A Practical Guide

    By Duncan Bootland, Evan Coughlan, Robert Galloway, Stephanie Goubet, Emily McWhirter

    Having an understanding of critical appraisal and evidence-based medicine is a prerequisite to being an effective clinician. However, critical appraisal is often taught by people not involved in day-to-day clinical care, meaning the clinical relevance is not always brought to the fore. This book…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12 
    CRC Press

  • Substance Abuse Prevention

    The Multiple Faces of a Changing Profession, 2nd Edition

    By Julie Hogan

    Since the first edition, the substance abuse prevention field has significantly changed. This book will provide the student with an new orientation to the changing field of substance abuse which includes three sections; Part I – the changing face of prevention knowledge; Part II - the changing face…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 

  • Wheelchair Skills Assessment and Training

    By R. Lee Kirby

    This book provides a wide spectrum of readers with comprehensive but easily understandable protocols for the assessment and training of wheelchair skills. The Wheelchair Research Team at Dalhousie University and the Capital District Health Authority in Halifax (lead by the author) have focused on…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    CRC Press
    Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

  • Horticultural Therapy Methods

    Connecting People and Plants in Health Care, Human Services, and Therapeutic Programs, Second Edition

    Edited by Rebecca L. Haller, Christine L. Capra

    Horticultural therapy has evolved from its use only by volunteer gardeners to become a recognized and respected therapeutic modality conducted by trained, registered professionals. Horticultural Therapy Methods is the first textbook to describe the processes and techniques used to provide…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18 
    CRC Press

  • Theory of Mind Development in Context

    Edited by Virginia Slaughter, Marc de Rosnay

    Theory of Mind Development in Context is the first book of its kind to explore how children’s environments shape their theory of mind and, in turn, their ability to interact effectively with others. Based on world-leading research, and inspired by the ground-breaking work of Candida Peterson, the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Psychology Press

  • MRCPsych

    Passing the CASC Exam, Second Edition

    Edited by Justin Sauer, Malarvizhi B. Sandilyan

    This is a fully-updated, comprehensive guide for trainees preparing for the MRCPsych CASC exam (Clinical Assessment of Skills and Competencies). Success in the CASC is the final step in being awarded the MRCPsych qualification, which signifies the physician has fulfilled the necessary training…

    Paperback – 2016-10-25
    CRC Press

  • Spasticity Management

    A Practical Multidisciplinary Guide, Second Edition

    Edited by Valerie L. Stevenson, Louise Jarrett

    Spasticity is a common symptom that arises in a wide range of neurological conditions. Unfortunately, a poor understanding and inadequate management of spasticity often results in it having a greater impact on patients than necessary. Using a multidisciplinary approach, Spasticity Management: A…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26
    CRC Press

  • Neurovision Rehabilitation Guide

    By Amy Chang, Xiao Xi Yu, Steven E. Ritter

    Neurovision Rehabilitation Guide is a valuable resource for the health care professional working with patients with visual dysfunction as a consequence of traumatic brain injury and neurological disorders. It covers the concepts of visual dysfunction as well as assessment and step-by-step treatment…

    Paperback – 2016-06-06
    CRC Press

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