Combining essential assessment guidance with the latest evidence-based intervention strategies, this compact reference helps you quickly locate the information you need to evaluate and manage pediatric disorders. Access diagnosis-specific information on epidemiology, precautions, and more, as well as suggested interventions supported by the latest research, all in a convenient, pocket-sized handbook perfect for the busy clinical setting. Information is presented in a consistent format for easy reference and complies with the OT Practice Framework to help you ensure the most effective therapeutic outcomes.
- Evidence-based evaluation and intervention content on over 80 common pediatric diagnoses helps you make sound clinical decisions supported by documented research.
- Intervention strategies are highlighted through the text for fast, easy reference when planning treatment.
- Convenient A-Z organization and pocket-sized format help you locate diagnosis-specific information quickly in busy practice settings.
- Case studies illustrate real-life patient scenarios and help hone your clinical reasoning skills.
About the Author
Susan M. Cahill is Clincal Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicao, Chicago, Illinois.