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ISBN: 9780702077227
Page Count: 592
Imprint: Elsevier
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Physical Management for Neurological Conditions Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,4th Edition

by Sheila Lennon, PhD MSc BSc FCSP, Gita Ramdharry, BSc (Hons) PG Cert, MSc, PhD and Geert Verheyden, PhD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
cover image - Physical Management for Neurological Conditions Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780702077227
Page Count: 592
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $52.95
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The second edition of the Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook is the only book for physiotherapists that provides essential evidence-based information in a unique and easy-to-use format, applicable to clinical settings.

Written by new international editors and contributors, this pocketbook provides quick and easy access to essential clinical information.


Duration for access to this product, which may be at the discretion of your institution, is up to 84 months. Elsevier reserves the right to restrict or remove access due to changes in product portfolio or other market conditions.

  • Pocketbook size for when out on clinical placement or working in clinical practice

    Revised and brand new chapters on neurological rehabilitation and essential components

    Concentrates on the six most common conditions: including stroke, traumatic brain, and spinal cord injury

    Key messages highlighted for assessment, treatment, and measurement of the most common neurological conditions

    • Fully revised by international contributors with the inclusion of 8 new chapters covering:
      • Common impairments
      • Inherited neurological disorders
      • Complex case management
      • Virtual reality and interactive gaming technologies
  • 1. Guiding principles of neurorehabilitation

    2. Common impairments and the impact on activity

    3. Observation and analysis of movement

    4. Measurement tools

    5. Goal setting in stroke rehabilitation

    6. Respiratory management

    7. Stroke

    8. Traumatic brain injury

    9. Spinal cord injury

    10. Multiple sclerosis

    11. Parkinson's

    12. Inherited neurological conditions (HD, SCA, HSP)

    13. Motor neuron disease

    14. Polyneuropathies

    15. Muscle disease

    16. Functional motor disorders

    17. Self-management

    18. Virtual rehabilitation: Virtual reality and interactive gaming technologies in neurorehabilitation

    19. Falls and their management

    20. Physical activity and exercise

    21. Vestibular rehabilitation

    22. Pain management

    23. Clinical neuropsychology in rehabilitation

    24. Complex case management

  • Sheila Lennon, PhD MSc BSc FCSP, Professor of Physiotherapy, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Flinders University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia, Gita Ramdharry, BSc (Hons) PG Cert, MSc, PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, Kingston University and St George's, University of London; Consultant Allied Health Professional, Queen Square Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London NHS Foundation Trust, London UK. and Geert Verheyden, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
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