ISBN: 9780323101226
Page Count: 1280
Imprint: Mosby
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Neurological Rehabilitation - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 6th Edition

by Darcy Ann Umphred, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Rolando T. Lazaro, Margaret Roller and Gordon Burton
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Using a problem-solving approach based on clinical evidence, Neurological Rehabilitation, 6th Edition covers the therapeutic management of people with functional movement limitations and quality of life issues following a neurological event. It reviews basic theory and covers the latest screening and diagnostic tests, new treatments, and interventions commonly used in today's clinical practice. This edition includes the latest advances in neuroscience, adding new chapters on neuroimaging and clinical tools such as virtual reality, robotics, and gaming. Written by respected clinician and physical therapy expert Darcy Umphred, this classic neurology text provides problem-solving strategies that are key to individualized, effective care.

    • Includes all terminology, information, and practices consistent with The Guide to Physical Therapy Practice
    • References best practices from the beginning to the end of a patients' care with information from the most evidence-based research
    • Includes in-depth coverage with illustrations, case studies, and examples to make it easier to understand complex information
    • Applies concepts with case studies featured in each chapter, teaching problem-solving with real world examples
    • Covers non-conventional approaches to neurological interventions such as the movement approach, energy approach, and physical body system approaches
    • Four new chapters highlight important topics on movement and development across the lifespan, health and wellness, documentation, and cardiopulmonary interaction, not often found in one complete resource
    • Highlights hot button topics in physical therapy including neurological disorders and application issues such as poor vision, pelvic floor dysfunction, and pain
    • A complete revision of the chapters provides the most current information and research
  • Section I. Theoretical Foundations for Clinical Practice

    Chapter 1 Foundations for Clinical Practice

    Chapter 2 Movement Development Across the Life Span-NEW!

    Chapter 3 Contemporary Issues and Theories of Motor Control/Motor Learning/Neuroplasticity: assessment of Movement and Techniques

    Chapter 4 The Limbic System: Influence over Motor Control and Learning

    Chapter 5 Psycho-social Aspects of Adaptation and Adjustment During Various Phases of Neurological Disability

    Chapter 6 Health and Wellness: The Beginning of the Paradigm-NEW!

    Chapter 7 Differential Diagnosis Phase 1: Medical Screening

    Chapter 8 Differential Diagnosis Phase 2: Examination and Evaluation of Disabilities and Impairments

    Chapter 9 Interventions for Neurological Disabilities

    Chapter 10 Documentation-NEW!

    Section II. Management of Clinical Problems

    Chapter 11 Low Birth Weight Infants: Neonatal Care and Follow-up

    Chapter 12 Cerebral Palsy

    Chapter 13 Genetic Disorder: A Pediatric Perspective

    Chapter 14 Learning Disabilities

    Chapter 15 Beyond the CNS: Neurovascular Entrapment Syndromes

    Chapter 16 Neuromuscular Diseases

    Chapter 17 Head Injury

    Chapter 18 Congenital Spinal Cord Injury

    Chapter 19 Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

    Chapter 20 Inflammatory and Infectious Disorders of the Brain

    Chapter 21 Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Living with a Chronic Illness

    Chapter 22 Multiple Sclerosis

    Chapter 23 Balance and Vestibular Dysfunction

    Chapter 24 Basal Ganglia Disorders

    Chapter 25 Brain Tumors

    Chapter 26 Movement Dysfunction Associated with Cerebellar Problems

    Chapter 27 Hemiplegia

    Chapter 28 Aging

    Chapter 29 Aging with Dignity and Chronic Impairments

    Section III. Neurological Disorders and Applications Issues

    Chapter 30 Disorders of Vision and Visual-Perceptual Dysfunction

    Chapter 31 Electrical Stimulation and EMG

    Chapter 32 Pain Management

    Chapter 33 Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

    Chapter 34 Orthotics

    Chapter 35 Cardiopulmonary Interactions-NEW!

    Chapter 36 Impact of Drug Therapies on Neurological Rehabilitation

    Chapter 37 Alternative and Complementary Therapies
  • Darcy Ann Umphred, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Emeritus Professor and Past Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, USA, Rolando T. Lazaro, Margaret Roller and Gordon Burton
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