Neurological Rehabilitation by Darcy Ann Umphred

Neurological Rehabilitation

byDarcy Ann UmphredEditorGordon Burton, Rolando T. Lazaro

Hardcover | August 14, 2012

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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.

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Title:Neurological RehabilitationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1280 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:August 14, 2012Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:032307586X

ISBN - 13:9780323075862

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Foundations for Clinical Practice in Neurological Rehabilitation

1. Foundation for Clinical Practice in Neurological Rehabilitation

2. Health & Wellness in Rehabilitation

3. Motor Development Across the Life Span

4. Theories of Motor Control, Motor Learning, and Neuroplasticity

5. Limbic System Function and its Influence Over Motor Control and Learning

6. Psychosocial Adaptation and Adjustment to Nervous System Dysfunction

7. Medical Screening by the Therapist

8. Examination of Impairment, Activities, and Participation

9. Interventions in Neurological Rehabilitation

10. Documentation and Payment Systems for Rehabilitation Services

Section 2: Rehabilitation Management of Clients with Neurologic System Pathology

11. Neurodevelopmental disabilities and High Risk Infants

12. Cerebral Palsy: Management of Clinical Problems

13. Genetic Disorders of the Nervous System: A Pediatric Perspective

14. Learning Disabilities

15. Congenital Spinal Cord Injury

16. Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

17. Neuromuscular Diseases

18. Neurovascular Entrapment Syndromes: Beyond the Central Nervous System

19. Multiple Sclerosis

20. Basal Ganglia System Dysfunction: Disorders of Posture and Movement

21. Cerebellar Dysfunction: Movement Disorders and Management

22. Vestibular System Disorders and Balance Dysfunction

23. Stroke and Hemiplegia

24. Traumatic Brain Injury

25. Brain Tumors

26. Inflammatory and Infections Disorders of the Brain

27. Dementia and Disorder of Cognition

Section 3: Examination and Intervention for Improved Outcomes in Clients with Nervous System Dysfunction

28. Visual System and Perceptual Dysfunction: Examination and Intervention

29. Urinary System Dysfunction and Incontinence: Examination and Intervention

30. Cardiovascular and Pulmonary System Health in Populations with Nervous System Disorders

31. Immune System Disorder that Affect the Nervous System (Chronic Fatigue, HIV, RSD

32. Pain Management

33. Electrical Diagnostics and Therapeutic Interventions

34. Orthotics: Evaluation and Prescription

35. Management of Chronic Impairments in Clients with Nervous System Disorders

36. Pharmacological Intervention Affecting Neurological Rehabilitation

37. NeuroimagingNEW!

38. Virtual Reality, Robotics and Gaming: Emerging Clinical Practice ToolsNEW!

39. Alternative and Complementary Therapies in Neurological Rehabilitation