Table of Contents

Sexuality dysfunction and disability.
Prevention and management of chronic wounds.
Cardiac rehabilitation.
Pulmonary rehabilitation.
Employment of persons with disabilities.
Rheumatic diseases.
Common neck problems.
Musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limb.
Musculoskeletal disorders of the lower limb.
Low back pain.
Osteoporosis.
Chronic pain.
Muscle pain syndromes.
Sports medicine.
Occupational rehabilitation.
Motor neuron diseases.
Rehabilitation of patients with neuropathies.
Myopathic disorders.
Traumatic brain injury.
Stroke syndromes.
Degenerative movement disorders of the central nervous system.
Multiple sclerosis.
Cerebral palsy.
Myelominingocele and other spinal dysraphisms.
Spinal cord injury.
Lower limb peripheral vascular disease.
Cancer rehabilitation.
Burn rehabilitation.
Geriatric rehabilitation.
Transplantation of organs: rehabilitation to maximize outcomes.
International physical medicine and rehabilitation. The physiatric history and physical examination.
Examination of the pediatric patient.
Adult neurogenic communication disorders.
Psychological assessment and intervention in rehabilitation.
Gait analysis: technology and clinical applications.
Impairment rating and disability determination.
Neurologic and musculoskeletal imaging studies.
Quality and outcome measures for medical rehabilitation.
Electrodiagnostic medicine I: fundamental principles.
Electrodiagnostic medicine II: clinical evaluation and findings.
Electrodiagnostic medicine III: case studies.
Rehabilitation and prosthetic restoration in upper limb amputation.
Rehabilitation and prosthetic restoration in lower limb amputation.
Upper limb orthotic devices.
Lower limb orthotic devices.
Spinal orthoses.
Wheelchairs and seating systems.
Therapeutic exercise.
Manipulation, traction, and massage.
Physical agent modalities.
Electrical stimulation.
Integrative medicine in rehabilitation.
Computer assistive devices and environmental controls.
Peripheral joint and soft tissue injection techniques.
Spinal injection techniques.
Achieving functional independence.
Rehabilitation of patients with swallowing disorders.
Management of bladder dysfunction.
Neurogenic bowel: dysfunction and rehabilitation.
Spasticity management.