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- Churchill Livingstone
By Bakul Kumar
Provides an introduction to the scientific principles and clinical practice of working in an operating department. This book covers the basic sciences, physics, electronics and clinical practice in anaesthesia, recovery, and surgery. It covers acid-base and electrolyte balance, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and the management of chronic pain.
Intended for students of nursing, sociology and gerontology, this multi-authored, multi-disciplinary text applies theory and research to the practical care of elderly people with mental health problems. The multi-disciplinary approach is important because care of the elderly is shared among so many professionals.
Provides a concise introduction to the anatomy of the skeleton and to osteology. This text gives a comprehensive grounding in skeletal anatomy. Illustrated with line diagrams, x-rays, and CT and MR images, it describes the principal anatomical features of the bones and the structure of the human skeleton.
Provides a review of the profession as well as an update of ideas concerning the core of occupational therapy. This book not only identifies and defines the core skills central to OT practice, but shows how the skills are related to the therapeutic approaches most commonly used.
Discusses the use of play therapy for children with behavioral, emotional or other psychological problems. This text consists of annotated transcripts of therapeutic sessions that illustrate the principles. The annotations include comments on errors the therapist makes, as well as positive points.