NPTE Review & Study Guide

by O’SULLIVAN & SIEGELMAN

TherapyEd’s NPTE Review & Study Guide: The #1 best-selling guide for the NPTE and the ONLY guide updated every year to make sure it is up-to-date for the exam. Drs. Susan O’Sullivan, Raymond Siegelman, Scott Shaffer, and Thomas Sutlive are distinguished educators in the profession and our exceptional contributors and item writers include program directors, senior faculty members, board certified specialists and experienced clinicians. 

National Physical Therapy Examination
Review and Study Guide

O'Sullivan, Siegelman, Shaffer, & Sutlive

Now Available!

The 22nd edition NPTE Review & Study Guide for 2019 is now available! Up-to-date for the current exam blueprint and with a new design for better comprehension and improved studying, the 2019 Review & Study Guide provides a comprehensive content review, 3 complete online practice exams, and personalized feedback to determine individual strengths and weaknesses.

Starts shipping October 19

US $90.00

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The Guide prepares students for all aspects of the NPTE. It is the only Guide updated every year to stay current with the exam. The new, 22nd edition NPTE Review & Study Guide for 2019 is now available and contains comprehensive physical therapy content review, a new design for better comprehension and improved studying, and three complete online practice exams. The current Content Outline focuses on the major systems and our authors, instructors, and items writers have created new questions, content, and teaching strategies to help candidates pass the exam.

About the Best-selling Guide

TherapyEd’s NPTE Review & Study Guide is recognized as the most trusted resource in exam preparation by students, faculty, and practicing therapists throughout the country. The ONLY Guide updated every year to stay current with the exam, it includes a comprehensive review of physical therapy content, study and test-taking strategies, current licensure information, and three complete simulated exams online. All sample exam items are categorized according to the new Content Outline and challenge students to properly prepare for the breadth, depth and rigor of the NPTE.

Be Prepared for the NPTE:

  • Dynamic full-color design
  • Critical thinking challenges
  • Chapter review sections
  • 600 questions
  • New illustrations, figures and tables

Teaching Tools and Critical Reasoning Rationales:

For all 600 questions, the authors have created Teaching Tools that are unmatched for their level of knowledge, detail, and instruction. This highlighted section teaches students how to review and analyze challenging NPTE-like items and includes complete explanations of correct and incorrect choices and critical reasoning rationales.

About the Authors:

Susan O'Sullivan, PT, EdD is Professor Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell and co-author of the widely known text, Physical Rehabilitation 6th edition.

Raymond Siegelman, PT, DPT, MS is the President Emeritus of TherapyEd. He has been a physical therapist and physical therapy educator for over 40 years.

Scott Shaffer, PT, PhD, ECS is a professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at Texas State University and the former Chief of Army Physical Therapy and Dean of the Graduate Programs at the U.S. Army Medical Department Center & School.

Thomas Sutlive, PT, PhD, OCS is an Associate Professor for the U.S. Army-Baylor University Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy and an adjunct professor for the US Army-Baylor University Doctoral Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy.

The Review & Study Guide also includes:

  • Fixed-Date Testing information
  • Critical Reasoning Assessment
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Imaging Appendix
  • Code of Ethics
  • Academic Index
  • Online access to the TherapyEd learning portal with 3 complete practice exams
  • Obesity/Bariatrics
  • Rehabilitation for lymphatic disease
  • Table of motor learning and training strategies
  • Extensive guidelines on standard/universal precautions
  • Locomotor training/body weight support systems
  • Osteoporosis update including World Health Organization criteria, bone mineral density and intervention
  • Musculoskeletal differential diagnosis; kinematic chain tables
  • Updates on basic life support and CPR
  • Additional information and detail regarding Evidence-based Practice
  • Disaster response and planning including PT role

Chapters are consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice:

  • Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy
  • Neuromuscular Physical Therapy
  • Cardiovascular Physical Therapy
  • Pulmonary Physical Therapy
  • Integumentary Physical Therapy
  • Other Systems including GI, GU and Metabolic/Endocrine and Psychological Conditions
  • Pediatric Physical Therapy
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Therapeutic Exercise Foundations
  • Physical Agents and Modalities
  • Functional Training and Orthotic, Prosthetic and Supportive Devices
  • Professional Roles and Management
  • Education & Consultation
  • Research and Evidence-based Practice

Great reviews from students...

"An excellent book, I used it to study for my comprehensive exams as well as the Licensure exam. Passed with flying colors"

"Without the book and the course, I doubt if I could have passed the exam. Thank you! Thank you!"

Purchase the Guide

TherapyEd’s NPTE Review & Study Guide is included with the price of the Physical Therapist preparatory course, or can be purchased separately for $90.00 plus shipping and handling.

National Physical Therapy Examination
Review and Study Guide

O'Sullivan, Siegelman, Shaffer, & Sutlive

Now Available!

The 22nd edition NPTE Review & Study Guide for 2019 is now available! Up-to-date for the current exam blueprint and with a new design for better comprehension and improved studying, the 2019 Review & Study Guide provides a comprehensive content review, 3 complete online practice exams, and personalized feedback to determine individual strengths and weaknesses.

Starts shipping October 19

US $90.00

Shipping and handling not included

Quantity:

This course was worth the time and money. Good strategies for exam prep as well as identifying strengths and weaknesses. Five stars! 

Austin S., Wayne State University