Physiotherapy Management of Haemophilia / Edition 1

Physiotherapy Management of Haemophilia / Edition 1

by Brenda Buzzard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0632057645

ISBN-13: 9780632057641

Pub. Date: 02/28/2001

Publisher: Wiley

Physiotherapy Management of Haemophilia provides a comprehensive overview of the physiotherapy treatment concepts and management strategies currently available that can be incorporated into the management programs for patients with haemophilia. It is written by physiotherapists with a broad range of experience of haemophilia, based on their clinical experience

Overview

Physiotherapy Management of Haemophilia provides a comprehensive overview of the physiotherapy treatment concepts and management strategies currently available that can be incorporated into the management programs for patients with haemophilia. It is written by physiotherapists with a broad range of experience of haemophilia, based on their clinical experience and supported by evidence from the relevant literature.

This book is essential reading for the physiotherapist responsible for the treatment of patients with haemophilia. It will, however, also be a valuable source of reference for doctors, nurses, orthopaedic surgeons and counselors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632057641
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
5.45(w) x 8.55(h) x 0.33(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors.

Forewords.

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

1 Principles of Assessment in Haemophilia.

2 Pain Mechanisms.

3 Hydrotherapy and its use in Haemophilia.

4 Electrotherapy and its use in Haemophilia.

5 Muscle Imbalance in Haemophilia.

6 Excercise, Sport and Education in Haemophilia.

7 Biomechanics of the Lower Limb in Haemophilia.

8 Use of a Theorectical Framework for Health Status in Haemophilia Care and Research.

9 Disability and Outcome Measures in Patients with Haemophilia.

10 Orthopaedic Surgery in Haemophilia.

11 Pysiotherapy following Orthopaedic Surgery in Haemophilia.

12 Rehabilitation in Developing Countries.

Index.

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