The Bionic Human: Health Promotion for People with Implanted by Frank E Johnson,Katherine S. Virgo

By Frank E Johnson,Katherine S. Virgo

An built-in survey of most sensible practices for the administration of sufferers with implanted prosthetic units and an insightful exam of the epidemiological, societal, and coverage matters linked to their use. The units lined diversity from breast, penile, vascular, and joint prostheses to cochlear, ossicular, and dental implants, and contain cerebrospinal fluid shunts, cardiac valves, stents, and pacemakers. for every machine, the authors think of its professionals and cons, element the simplest present concepts to maintain implanted sufferers fit, and assessment the most recent and such a lot promising new diagnostic assessments, scientific counterpoints from exceptional specialists at significant facilities within the usa and Europe are provided all through. Follow-up ideas are summarized in a standardized layout that enables comparative research and lays the root for managed medical trials and the eventual institution of evidence-based guidelines.

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