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Decision-making in job attendance within health care—a qualitative study

K. M. Tveten and T. Morken.

in Occupational Medicine

April 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 3288 words.

Background

Musculoskeletal complaints are considered a major cause of sickness absence, particularly in areas such as the health sector. However, little is...

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Effectiveness of educational materials to prevent occupational low back pain

F. M. Shorthouse, V. Roffi and C. Tack.

in Occupational Medicine

November 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 4152 words.

Background

Low back pain (LBP) in association with occupation is well documented. A subpopulation of workers can be defined as ‘non-heavy’ manual workers...

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Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells.

June 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Medical Ethics; Communication Skills; Pharmacology; Pain Medicine; Geriatric Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Occupational Therapy; Dietetics; Physiotherapy; Speech and Language Therapy; Arts Therapies; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Community Medical Services. 1088 pages.

Updated throughout with an additional emphasis on nursing care, this resource is a concise and authoritative guide to modern palliative care. Easily accessible, it's ideal for the busy...

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Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine

Edited by Geoffrey Hanks, Nathan I. Cherny, Nicholas A. Christakis, Marie Fallon, Stein Kaasa and Russell K. Portenoy.

P ublished online March 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; History of Medicine; Pharmacology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Infectious Diseases; Epidemiology; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Medical Oncology; Medical Ethics; Nursing Skills; Occupational Therapy; Arts Therapies; Dietetics; Physiotherapy; Speech and Language Therapy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Paediatrics; Communication Skills; Clinical Science; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Interventional Radiology; Psychiatry; Gastroenterology; Dermatology; Genito-urinary Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Neurology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Nephrology; Critical Care; Geriatric Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine. 1704 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine is the definitive textbook on the subject. The book is used across the world by the wide range of health care professionals involved in the care...

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Physiotherapy

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells.

in Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

June 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Physiotherapy. 1077 words.

This chapter provides a brief introduction to physiotherapy, including physiotherapy interventions.

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Physiotherapy approaches with people with executive disorders

Peter Zeeman.

in Rehabilitation of Executive Disorders

October 2008; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Physiotherapy. 6927 words.

Chapter 10 discusses physiotherapy approaches with people with executive disorders, including the physical consequences of ABI, the advantages of exercise and goals of physical...

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Rehabilitation of Executive Disorders

Edited by Michael Oddy and Andrew Worthington.

October 2008; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Physiotherapy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 384 pages.

This resource provides a concise and accessible review of best practice in the rehabilitation of executive disorders, that is, the ability to plan and execute actions and control behaviour....

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