This book is a derivative of the author’s well-regarded Cerebral Palsy and focuses on rehabilitation techniques. The book discusses the theory and techniques used by physical and occupational therapists, and also provides suggestions for implementing an Individual Education Plan. The book includes chapters on rehabilitation techniques. Tables and algorithms are included to help in the decision-making process for determining what treatment would be most beneficial. On the accompanying CD there are more than 100 case studies, as well as videos of children with gait disorders.Table of contents Section 1. Cerebral Palsy Management: The Child, the Parent and the Goal.- Etiology, Epidemiology, Pathology and Diagnosis.- Neurological Control of the Musculosketal System.- Therapy, Education and Other Treatment Modalities.- Durable Medical Equipment.- Gait.- Section 2. Rehabilitation Techniques: Neurodevelopment Therapy.- Strengthening Exercises.- Balance Interventions.- Electrical Stimulation Techniques.- Hippotherapy.- Aquatic Therapy.- Assistive Devices.- Seating Systems.- M.O.V.E. Curriculum.- Occupational Therapy Extremity Evaluation.- Intrathecal Baclofen Pumps.
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Titolo: Physical Therapy of Cerebral Palsy - CD - Rom included
Editore: Springer Verlag
Finitura: Copertina flessibile