Introduction to Splinting- E-Book by Brenda M. CoppardIntroduction to Splinting- E-Book by Brenda M. Coppard

Introduction to Splinting- E-Book

byBrenda M. Coppard, Brenda M. Coppard, PhD, OTR/L, Helene Lohman, MA, OTD, OTR/L

Other | August 7, 2013

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The third edition of Introduction to Splinting: A Clinical Reasoning and Problem-Solving Approach helps readers master the basic theory, principles, and techniques of splinting needed for clinical practice. Using a combination textbook/workbook format, it integrates theory and technical knowledge with hands-on learning features that equip readers with essential clinical knowledge, critical thinking skills, and problem-solving skills associated with splinting.  This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content may not be included.

Title:Introduction to Splinting- E-BookFormat:OtherDimensions:544 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:August 7, 2013Publisher:Elsevier Health SciencesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323266436

ISBN - 13:9780323266437


Table of Contents

Unit 1: Splinting Foundations

1. Foundations of Splinting

2. Occupation-Based Splinting

3. Tools, Process and Techniques of Splinting

4. Anatomical and Biomechanical Principles of Splinting

5. Clinical Examination for Splinting

6. Clinical Reasoning for Splint Fabrication

Unit 2: Splinting for Conditions and Populations

7. Splints Acting on the Wrist

8. Thumb Immobilization Splints

9. Hand Immobilization Splints

10. Splints for the Elbow and Shoulder

11. Mobilization Splints: Dynamic, Serial-Static, and Static Progressive Splinting

12. Splinting for the Fingers

13. Splinting for Nerve Injuries

14. Antispasticity Splinting

15. Splinting on Older Adults

16. Pediatric Splinting

Unit 3: Topics Related to Splinting

17. Lower Extremity Orthotics

18. Upper Extremity Prosthetics

19. Ethical Issues Related to Splinting


Appendix A:Answers to Quizzes, Laboratory Exercises, and Case Studies

Appendix B:Forms

Appendix C:Grading Sheets

Appendix D:Web Resources and Vendors