Goodman, Catherine Cavallaro,

Differential diagnosis for physical therapists : screening for referral / Catherine Cavallaro Goodman, MBA, PT, CBP, Certified BodyTalk Practitioner, Private Practice, Missoula, Montana, John Heick, PT, PhD, DPT, Board Certified in Orthopaedics, Board Certified in Neurology, Board Certified in Sports, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, Rolando T. Lazaro, PT, PhD, DPT, MS, Board Certified in Geriatrics, Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Samuel Merritt University, Oakland, California. - 6th edition. - xxi, 760 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Sect. I: Introduction to the screening process -- Introduction to screening for referral in physical therapy -- Interviewing as a screening tool -- Pain types and viscerogenic pain patterns -- Sect. II: Viscerogenic causes of neuromusculoskeletal pain and dysfunction -- Screening for hematologic disease -- Screening for cardiovascular disease -- Screening for pulmonary disease -- Screening for gastrointestinal disease -- Screening for hepatic and biliary disease -- Screening for urogenital disease -- Screening for urogenital disease -- Screening for endocrine and metabolic disease -- Screening for cancer -- Sect. III: Screening the head, neck, and back -- Screening the sacrum, sacroiliac, and pelvis -- Screening the lower quadrant: buttock, hip, groin, thigh, and leg -- Screening the chest, breasts, and ribs -- Screening the shoulder and upper extremity.

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Physical therapy.
Diagnosis, Differential.

RM 701 / .G621 2018