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A Podiatrist s Guide to Using Research

A Podiatrist s Guide to Using Research
  • Author : Ian Mathieson
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 21 November 2007
  • ISBN : 044310381X
  • Pages : 184 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. This title gives practical and jargon-free guidance for practitioners looking to understand, critique and use research to underpin their clinical decision-making. The authors explore the principles and methods used by the active researcher to help consumers of research develop the skills they need to approach and constructively use the extensive data available to consolidate and develop their own practice. With a demystifying and down-to-earth approach throughout, this book examines the mechanics and principles of literature searches and how to formulate appropriate questions to guide searching and extract relevant information; looks at systems of critical appraisal; discusses research methods in a focussed discussion that uses case studies as examples; explores how the resulting enhanced appraisal and understanding can inform changes in practice; and considers the rationale for change and how informed and reasoned change in practice can be measured to monitor outcomes. Integrative approach gives an understanding of research methodology in the context of the requirements of evidence-based practice Practical and jargon-free approach demystifies research Many 'key point' boxes and case studies contribute to ease of understanding Examples from a variety of different health professions Frequent links to contemporary literature


A Podiatrist's Guide to Using Research

A Podiatrist's Guide to Using Research
  • Author : Ian Mathieson,Dominic Upton
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 21 November 2007
GET THIS BOOKA Podiatrist's Guide to Using Research

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. This title gives practical and jargon-free guidance for practitioners looking to understand, critique and use research to underpin their clinical decision-making. The authors explore the principles and methods used by the active researcher to help consumers of research develop the skills they need to approach and constructively use the extensive data available to consolidate and develop their own practice. With a demystifying and down-to-earth approach throughout,


A Guide to Research for Podiatrists

A Guide to Research for Podiatrists
  • Author : Jackie Campbell
  • Publisher : M&K Update Ltd
  • Release : 08 March 2021
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It is constantly suggested that, as podiatrists, we need to research, but what does this really mean? This question can be particularly problematic in a profession such as podiatry, where there has not been a strong research basis for our practice in the past. Information is no longer accepted at face value, but instead is scrutinised, criticised, questioned and used to raise other questions. Podiatrists are being prepared to understand, use and undertake their own research. The book will appeal


Online Guide to Medical Research

Online Guide to Medical Research
  • Author : Michelle Kienholz
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 08 March 1999
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Discover how to use the Internet to locate primary sources for medical information. This focused guide zeros in on the most valuable sites and techniques for staying up-to-date on medical issues, grasping new technologies, and enhancing medical practice. Companion CD software Data.zip (1MB) Demos.zip (2.1MB) Resource.zip (1.4MB)


Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide

Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide
  • Author : Carolyn Buppert
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 02 November 2020
GET THIS BOOKNurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide

Nurse Practitioner’s Business Practice and Legal Guide, Seventh Edition is a must-have resource for every new or current nurse practitioner (NP). It explains and analyzes the legal issues relevant to nurse practitioners. The Seventh Edition was updated to include additional information on documentation requirements for avoiding malpractice and new case studies related to risk management. In addition, it provides the latest state-by-state laws, including regulatory developments and prosecutions of nurse practitioners, and new case analyses and lessons learned from


First Steps

First Steps
  • Author : Tim Flanagan,Tim Flanagan BSc(Hons) Pod MChS SRCh
  • Publisher : Troubador Publishing Ltd
  • Release : 08 March 2021
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Aims to help a new business avoid the financially draining pitfalls, and provide advice for existing businesses to help them expand and attract new customers. This book covers areas such as writing a business plan, finding a suitable location, devising an advertising campaign, employing staff and developing ways of encouraging customer loyalty.


Forensic Gait Analysis

Forensic Gait Analysis
  • Author : Ivan Birch,Michael Nirenberg,Wesley Vernon,Maria Birch
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 July 2020
GET THIS BOOKForensic Gait Analysis

Gait analysis is the systematic study of human walking, using the eye and brain of experienced observers, augmented by instrumentation for measuring body movements, body mechanics, and the activity of the muscles. Since Aristotle’s work on gait analysis more than 2000 years ago, it has become an established clinical science used extensively in the healthcare and rehabilitation fields for diagnosis and treatment. Forensic Gait Analysis details the more recent, and rapidly developing, use of gait analysis in the forensic sciences.


Pocket Podiatry: Functional Anatomy

Pocket Podiatry: Functional Anatomy
  • Author : James Watkins
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 15 May 2009
GET THIS BOOKPocket Podiatry: Functional Anatomy

Pocket Podiatry: Functional Anatomy gives you all the essentials of examination and diagnosis in a convenient, user-friendly format. With the emphasis on practical, step-by-step guidance, this handy volume is specially designed to include helpful diagrams, tables, tips and summary boxes to give you quick access to key information with the minimum of fuss. With its clarity and portability, students will find the Pocket Podiatry series an invaluable companion to their studies, while practitioners will appreciate its clinical orientation and concision.


The Foot and Ankle in Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Foot and Ankle in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Author : Philip Helliwell
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 08 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Foot and Ankle in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Comprehensive and accessible, this unique book emphasizes a practical and evidence-based approach to the foot and ankle in rheumatoid arthritis. Information is concise, up to date, and well illustrated. The team of authors consists of rheumatologists and podiatrists based at the highly respected Foot and Ankle Studies in Rheumatology (FASTER) programme, with contributors including both surgeons and orthotists. A companion DVD contains many video clips of examination and injection techniques and gait analyses, additional downloadable images, assessment tools and an





Clinical Guidelines for Localised Musculoskeletal Foot Pain

Clinical Guidelines for Localised Musculoskeletal Foot Pain
  • Author : Verona du Toit,Andrea Bialocerkowski
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 July 2013
GET THIS BOOKClinical Guidelines for Localised Musculoskeletal Foot Pain

This book includes an overview of the importance of clinical guidelines for a number of foot conditions, the systematic review methodology employed to investigate existing guidelines, and the appraisal processes to develop a summary of recommendations that are relevant to podiatry in Australia.


Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine

Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine
  • Author : Matthew B. Werd,E. Leslie Knight
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 17 June 2010
GET THIS BOOKAthletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine

This concise manual is for sports medicine specialists who want to effectively prescribe footwear and orthotics for the athlete. The book provides a logical approach designed to maximize performance and minimize injury. In addition to the fundamentals, including athletic foot types, basic biomechanics, and gait evaluation, the text also addresses the assessment and prescription of shoes, inserts, and orthotics. The work covers new technologies and sports-specific recommendations as well. By presenting essential information in a convenient and easily accessible format,



Pocket Podiatry: Footwear and Foot Orthoses E-Book

Pocket Podiatry: Footwear and Foot Orthoses E-Book
  • Author : Anita Ellen Williams,Chris Nester
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 29 June 2010
GET THIS BOOKPocket Podiatry: Footwear and Foot Orthoses E-Book

Footwear and Foot Orthoses provides students and clinicians with a guide to the information they require to underpin their clinical decision making. Pocket Podiatry provides all the essential information for a modern Podiatric practice. Examination and diagnosis, aetiology, prognosis and management are provided in a practical and informative manner. With its clarity and portability, students will find the Pocket Podiatry series an invaluable companion to their studies, whilst practitioners will appreciate its clinical orientation and concise format. Relevant – focuses on