Medical And Psychosocial Aspects Of Chronic Illness And Disability by Donna FalvoMedical And Psychosocial Aspects Of Chronic Illness And Disability by Donna Falvo

Medical And Psychosocial Aspects Of Chronic Illness And Disability

byDonna Falvo

Hardcover | March 20, 2017

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Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness, Sixth Edition is intended to teach students, counselors and other medical professionals working with the chronically ill and disabled how to better understand the manifestations of common chronic illnesses and the disabilities among their clients. The text also serves as an important resource to help medical professionals gain an awareness of the impact of these conditions on their clients' ability to function physically, psychologically, socially, and vocationally. This text serves as an important resource to assist students and professionals in understanding the manifestations of common chronic illnesses and disabilities. The goal is to bring awareness around the impact of chronic illness and disability to clients through a discussion around symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, and prognoses.The Sixth Edition has been updated to include new content based on the updated Diagnostic and Statistical Manual and features new and more detailed case studies.
Title:Medical And Psychosocial Aspects Of Chronic Illness And DisabilityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:10.25 × 7.25 × 1.5 inPublished:March 20, 2017Publisher:Jones & Bartlett LearningLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1284105407

ISBN - 13:9781284105407

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Conceptualizing Functioning, Disability, and HealthChapter 2: Psychosocial and Functional Aspects of Health ConditionsChapter 3: Introduction to the Structure and Function of the Nervous SystemChapter 4: Traumatic Brain InjuryChapter 5: StrokeChapter 6: Epilepsy and Other Conditions of the Nervous SystemChapter 7: Traumatic Spinal Cord InjuryChapter 8: Multiple SclerosisChapter 9: Neurodegenerative and Neuromuscular ConditionsChapter 10: Post-Polio Syndrome and Other Conditions of the Nervous SystemChapter 11: Developmental Conditions: Cerebral Palsy and Spina BifidaChapter 12: Neurodevelopmental DisordersChapter 13: Diagnosis and Treatment of Psychiatric Conditions: Functional and Vocational ImplicationsChapter 14: Functional Implications of Selected Psychiatric DiagnosisChapter 15: Substance Related and Addictive DisordersChapter 16: Conditions of the Eye and BlindnessChapter 17: Hearing Loss and DeafnessChapter 18: Sickle Cell Disease, Hemophilia, and Other Conditions of the BloodChapter 19: Introduction to the Immune SystemChapter 20: Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) InfectionChapter 21: Introduction to Cancers: General Methods of Identification and ManagementChapter 22: Specific Cancers and Their ManagementChapter 23: Diabetes and Other Conditions of the Endocrine SystemChapter 24: Structure, Function, and Common Conditions of the Musculoskeletal SystemChapter 25: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, and Other Rheumatic ConditionsChapter 26: AmputationChapter 27: Chronic PainChapter 28: Cardiovascular ConditionsChapter 29: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Asthma, and Other Conditions of the Pulmonary SystemChapter 30: Chronic Kidney Disease and Other Conditions of the Urinary SystemChapter 31: Conditions of the Gastrointestinal SystemChapter 32: Burn Injury and Other Conditions of the SkinChapter 33: Assistive TechnologyChapter 34: Aging with Disability