Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury

Rehabilitation For Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a state-of-the-science review of the effectiveness of rehabilitation interventions. Leading experts conduct evidence-based reviews of specific areas of brain injury rehabilitation summarizing what is known in each area, critiquing the methodoligical problems of studies in the area, and then outlining new directions for research. The book begins with a review of the history of rehabilitation for TBI from World War I until the present. The second section of the book examines the rehabilitation of specific cognitive impairments in awareness, memory, executive functioning, communication, and emotion and behavior. The third section investigates special topics in rehabilitation of persons with TBI including substance abuse, interventions for caregivers, and vocational rehabilitation. The fourth section of the book covers rehabilitation with specific populations: children, older adults, and persons from diverse cultures. The final section examines topics in medical rehabilitation including treatment of spasticity, minimally conscious patients, and the contribution of neuroimaging to rehabilitation.

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  • Author : Walter M. High Jr.
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • ISBN : 9780198038689
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury

Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Walter M. High Jr.,Angelle M. Sander,Margaret A. Struchen,Karen A. Hart
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 07 July 2005
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Rehabilitation For Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a state-of-the-science review of the effectiveness of rehabilitation interventions. Leading experts conduct evidence-based reviews of specific areas of brain injury rehabilitation summarizing what is known in each area, critiquing the methodoligical problems of studies in the area, and then outlining new directions for research. The book begins with a review of the history of rehabilitation for TBI from World War I until the present. The second section of the book examines the rehabilitation

PNF in Practice

PNF in Practice
  • Author : Susan S. Adler,Dominiek Beckers,Math Buck
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 17 April 2013
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The approach here is based on the concepts set out by Dr. Herman Kabat and taught by Margaret Knott, and this second edition adds many new illustrations including demonstrations of the techniques and pictures of actual patient treatment. The gait section has been expanded with an introduction to normal components and photos of patient treatment. The mat section has also been enlarged and includes illustrations of patient treatment.

Functional Neurology for Practitioners of Manual Medicine E-Book

Functional Neurology for Practitioners of Manual Medicine E-Book
  • Author : Randy W. Beck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 21 September 2011
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Fuctional Neurology for Practitioners of Manual Medicine takes the reader from the embryonic beginnings of the nervous system, through the biochemistry of receptor activation and on to the functional systems of the nervous system. Concepts, relationships and scientific mechanisms of the nervous system function are covered, and this aids the practitioner in developing their clinical approach to a wide variety of patient presentations. The text is fully referenced, which allows the reader to immediately apply the concepts to practice situations.

Medicinal Essential Oils

Medicinal Essential Oils
  • Author : Scott A. Johnson
  • Publisher : Scott a Johnson Professional Writing Services
  • Release : 12 August 2017
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This highly regarded, evidence-based reference provides the most comprehensive and accurate guidance to enjoy the multiple benefits of essential oils. Featuring practical, proven, and easy to follow guidance, this ultimate reference provides everything needed to empower clinicians and individuals to use essential oils safely and effectively.

Prechtl's Method on the Qualitative Assessment of General Movements in Preterm, Term and Young Infants

Prechtl's Method on the Qualitative Assessment of General Movements in Preterm, Term and Young Infants
  • Author : Christa Einspieler,Heinz R. F. Prechtl,Arend Bos,Fabrizio Ferrari,Giovanni Cioni
  • Publisher : Mac Keith Press
  • Release : 03 December 2008
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A quick, non-invasive, non-intrusive and cost-effective method with high reliability and high validity is much in demand for the early detection of neurological anomalies which point to cerebral palsy and developmental deficits later on in life. Over his years as a distinguished developmental neurologist, Heinz Prechtl has devised such a method; a qualitative assessment of general movements (GMs) as a specific predictor for neurological impairments. His method is described in this book. GMs form part of a distinct pattern of

Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions

Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions
  • Author : Sheila A. Alexander
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 29 January 2013
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With the aging population ever growing, healthcare for personssuffering from stroke and related illnesses is increasinglyimportant. Evidence-Based Nursing Care in Stroke andNeurovascular Conditions provides a comprehensive and practicalguide for novice, experienced and advanced practice nurses workingwith patients suffering from stroke and other neurovascularconditions. With a focus specifically on neurovascular disorders, thishighly detailed text offers easy-to-find information onevidence-based care guidelines. The book begins with athorough introduction to normal cerebrovascular anatomy andphysiology and common pathologic mechanisms describing the uniquechallenges in working with

Omega Days

Omega Days
  • Author : John L. Campbell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 21 June 2013
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“Readers who enjoyed The Strain Trilogy, by Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan, will find plenty to satisfy them here.”—San Francisco Book Review When the end came, it came quickly. No one knew where or exactly when the Omega Virus started, but soon it was everywhere. And when the ones spreading it can’t die, no one stands a chance of surviving. San Francisco, California. Father Xavier Church has spent his life ministering to unfortunate souls, but he has

Stroke Units

Stroke Units
  • Author : Peter Langhorne,Martin Dennis
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 April 2008
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Based on a major systematic review from international centres this concise text discusses the benefits of managing stroke patients in specialised units compared to management outside the hospital. It provides invaluable information in the most effective management for this chronically disabled sector

The Handbook for Evidence-based Practice in Communication Disorders

The Handbook for Evidence-based Practice in Communication Disorders
  • Author : Christine A. Dollaghan
  • Publisher : Paul H Brookes Publishing Company
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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With this resource, speech-language pathologists (SLPs) and audiologists will learn to apply best evidence as they make critical decisions about the care of each individual they serve. The first to cover this important topic for the field of communication disorders, this book introduces SLPs to the principles and process of evidence-based practice, thoroughly covering its three primary components: external evidence from systematic research, internal evidence from clinical practice, and evidence concerning patient preferences. Developed by Christine A. Dollaghan, a researcher

Integrative Nursing

Integrative Nursing
  • Author : Mary Jo Kreitzer,Mary Koithan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 01 February 2014
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Integrative Nursing uses an evidence-based approach to provide nursing protocols for the management of conditions that respond well to integrative treatment. Alternative and complementary therapies are not presented as substitutes for mainstream medical care, but they are "integrated" into the overall regimen, and always subjected to critical analysis.

Schedule for Oral Motor Assessment (SOMA)

Schedule for Oral Motor Assessment (SOMA)
  • Author : Sheena Reilly,David Skuse
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release : 01 September 1999
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In response to the need for a reliable and valid assessment tool, the Schedule for Oral Motor Assessment (SOMA) was designed. It was developed and validated on a large sample of normally developing infants as well as infants with clinically significant oral motor dysfunction. The SOMA is simple to administer and quick to score, and can be performed in the clinic, nursery, school or the child?s home. It entails the presentation of a range of tastes and textures to

Occupational Therapy with Children

Occupational Therapy with Children
  • Author : Sylvia Rodger,Jenny Ziviani
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 05 June 2006
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Occupational Therapy with Children draws on contemporary research to examine children’s roles, their occupations and the skills which underpin their ability to participate in society. The book will develop the occupational therapist’s understanding of how to optimise the participation of children in the various environments in which they are required or choose to engage. Occupational Therapy with Children maintains a developmental perspective and incorporates child-centred interventions to improve performance deficits. Section one examines children’s roles and occupations

Singing and Wellbeing

Singing and Wellbeing
  • Author : Kay Norton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 July 2015
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Singing and Wellbeing provides evidence that the benefits of a melodious voice go far beyond pleasure, and confirms the importance of singing in optimum health. A largely untapped resource in the health care professions, the singing voice offers rewards that are closer than ever to being fully quantified by advances in neuroscience and psychology. For music, pre-med, bioethics, and medical humanities students, this book introduces the types of ongoing research that connect behaviour and brain function with the musical voice.

The AHA Guidelines and Scientific Statements Handbook

The AHA Guidelines and Scientific Statements Handbook
  • Author : Valentin Fuster
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 23 September 2011
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Society-sanctioned guidelines on care are valuable tools, but accessing key information from the often complicated statements has been a daunting task. Now, practitioners and their institutions have a clear path to successful application of guidelines from the American Heart Association. This book outlines the key AHA guidelines, Statements, and Performance Measures and includes comparisons with the associated European guidelines. This book also has a strong online component, which will alert users who sign up to new updates to the guidelines