Women's Health: A Textbook for Physiotherapists

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This new text focuses on women's health throughout the life cycle. Coverage emphasizes the physiological changes and health issues that can arise during each life stage: adolescence, childbearing years, the mature woman, and the elderly. Women's Health also offers a research-based and thorough introduction to the many complex and challenging issues that influence the delivery of health care to women, including: health education, prevention, physiological changes, exercise and musculoskeletal considerations, pathological conditions, and physiotherapy intervention.Many topics in one text Problem Orientated aids both referral and revisionGood Overview, 'recommended reading' and extensive references Special sections on breast cancer rehab and fitness in the child bearing year