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Physiotherapy , 3rd Edition

A Psychosocial Approach

By Sally French, MCSP, Dip.T.P., BSc, MSc (Psych), MSc (Soc), PhD and Julius Sim, BA, MSc, PhD, MCSP

384 pages
Trim Size 7 1/4 X 10 1/5 in
Copyright 2004
$106.00, Paperback, Reference

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Innovative, analytical and stimulating, this 3rd edition of Physiotherapy: A Psychosocial Approach completely updates the text and aims to provide readers with a solid understanding of their field. This new edition introduces new topics of relevance to physical therapists. It includes many new authors who have knowledge and experience of physical therapy and physical therapy education and who are experts in their particular fields.

Reviews

"this book represents a potentially significant contribution to the profession s development"Physiotherapy Theory and Practice
treasure trove, well researched and well worth reading"Therapy Weekly
good value in price and in the quantity and quality of the content . . . It deserves to be placed on the book list of all physiotherapy undergraduate courses. It is also recommended to all practicing physiotherapists."Physiotherapy

Key Features

  • The text offers a comprehensive exploration of the psychological and sociological factors as they apply to health, illness, impairment, and disability.
  • Wide range of topics covered includes material on the details of interpersonal communication and the impact of political factors on health status.
  • The issues covered in this volume are relevant to readers from all countries.

New to this Edition

  • Contributions from a new editor offer the reader an even greater amount of experience from the perspective of both a lecturer and researcher.
  • New chapters including Professions and Professional Work and Participatory Research cover important topics for practitioners.
  • The important topic of pain has been considerably expanded, including more content that it both up-to-date and thorough.

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From reviews of the first edition:

'this book represents a potentially significant contribution to the profession's development' Physiotherapy Theory and Practice

'a treasure-trove, well researched and well worth reading' Therapy Weekly

'very good value in price and in the quantity and quality of the content . . . It deserves to be placed on the book list of all physiotherapy undergraduate courses. It is also recommended to all practicing physiotherapists.' Physiotherapy


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Author Information

By Sally French, MCSP, Dip.T.P., BSc, MSc (Psych), MSc (Soc), PhD, Senior Lecturer, School of Management and Social Sciences, King Alfred's College of Higher Education, Winchester, UK; and Julius Sim, BA, MSc, PhD, MCSP, Professor, Department of Physiotherapy Studies, Keele University, Keele, UK

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