Learn how to screen for red flags and when to refer clients to a medical specialist! Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists: Screening for Referral, 6th Edition providesa step-by-step approach to screening for systemic disease and medical conditions that can mimic neuromuscular and musculoskeletal problems. It describes both red flags and yellow flags, so you can recognize the signs and symptoms for conditions outside the scope of physical therapy practice. This edition includes new information on women’s health issues. Written by experienced PT practitioner Catherine Cavallaro Goodman, this book helps you determine whether a client’s symptoms require physical therapy or physician referral!
Contents: فهرست فصول
۱ Introduction to Screening for Referral in Physical Terapy۲ Interviewing as a Screening Tool۳ Pain Types and Viscerogenic Pain Patterns۴ Physical Assessment as a Screening Tool۵ Screening for Hematologic Disease۶ Screening for Cardiovascular Disease۷ Screening for Pulmonary Disease۸ Screening for Gastrointestinal Disease۹ Screening for Hepatic and Biliary Disease۱۰ Screening for Urogenital Disease۱۱ Screening for Endocrine and Metabolic Disease۱۲ Screening for Immunologic Disease۱۳ Screening for Cancer۱۴ Screening the HeadNeckand Back۱۵ Screening the SacrumSacroiliacand Pelvis۱۶ Screening the Lower Quadrant: ButtockHipGroinTighand Leg۱۷ Screening the ChestBreastsand Ribs۱۸ Screening the Shoulder and Upper Extremity