Quick Reference to Occupational Therapy 3rd edition

Quick Reference to Occupational Therapy

Third Edition

Kathlyn L. Reed



This greatly enhanced and expanded Third Edition of Quick Reference to Occupational Therapy adds sixty-five topics and disorders to the already extensive list. All information in the text is updated. New and veteran therapists will benefit from having the latest disorder-specific information at their fingertips as they assess and treat clients. An extensive References for Further Reading section includes a review of the levels of evidence for each journal article.


Contents include:


  • Developmental Disorders
  • Sensory Disorders
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Cardiopulmonary Disorders
  • Hand and Wrist Conditions
  • Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Systemic Disorders
  • Immunologic and Infectious Diseases
  • Skin Disorders
  • Cognitive-Perceptual Disorders
  • Mental Disorders
  • Lifestyle Disorders


For each disorder, the easy-to-use outline format provides:


  • Description
  • Cause
  • Assessments used to evaluate
  • Problems experienced by the client
  • Treatment and intervention
  • Precautions to be observed
  • Prognosis and outcome
  • References for further reading


1016 pages • 6 x 9 • softcover book with CD-ROM • ©2014



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