Rehabilitation of the Adult and Child with Traumatic Brain Injury / Edition 3

Rehabilitation of the Adult and Child with Traumatic Brain Injury / Edition 3

by Mitchell Rosenthal, Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, Ernest R. Griffith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803603916

ISBN-13: 9780803603912

Pub. Date: 01/28/1999

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Every chapter of this classic reference has been rewritten with updated references, figures, tables, and case illustrations. Clinicians, educators, and researchers will find this to be the most comprehensive textbook on the rehabilitation of adults and children with traumatic brain injury.

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Every chapter of this classic reference has been rewritten with updated references, figures, tables, and case illustrations. Clinicians, educators, and researchers will find this to be the most comprehensive textbook on the rehabilitation of adults and children with traumatic brain injury.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803603912
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
620
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: Acute Aspects of Brain Injury
1. Incidence and Prevalence of, and Costs Associated with, Traumatic Brain Injury
2. Pathophysiological Aspects of Injury and Mechanisms of Recovery
3. Acute Management of Brain Injury
4. Medical and Orthopedic Complications
5. Cognitive and Behavioral Effects of Brain Injury

Section 2: Specialized Assessment Techniques
6. Neurological and Neuroradiological Evaluation
7. Physiatric Assessment in Traumatic Brain Injury
8. Functional Assessment in Traumatic Brain Injury
9. Neuropsychological Examination of the Patient with Traumatic Brain Injury
10. Emotional, Behavioral, and Personality Assessment after Traumatic Brain Injury
11. Evaluation of Communication and Swallowing Disorders
12. A Holistic Approach to Family Assessment after Brain Injury

Section 3: Treatment Approaches
13. Strategies to Enhance Mobility in Traumatic Brain Injured Patients
14. Activities of Daily Living
15. Cognitive Rehabilitation
16. Psychotherapy and Psychotherapeutic Interventions in Brain Injury Rehabilitation
17. Treatment Approaches for Communication Disorders
18. Behavior Analysis and Brain Injury Rehabilitation
19. Community Integration and Quality of Life of Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury
20. Vocational Rehabilitation for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury

Section 4: Rehabilitation of the Child with Traumatic Brain Injury
21. Specific Problems Associated with Pediatric Brain Injury
22. Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adolescents: Assessment and Rehabilitation
23. ManagingTransitions for Education

Section 5: Special Topics
24. Ethical Dimensions of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury
25. Assessment and Treatment of the Vegetative and Minimally Conscious Patient
26. The Older Adult with Traumatic Brain Injury
27. Mild Head Injury: Current Research and Clinical Issues
28. Sexuality and Sexual Dysfunction
29. Limbs with Restricted or Excessive Motion after Traumatic Brain Injury
30. Pharmacology in Traumatic Brain Injury: Fundamentals and Treatment Strategies
31. Substance Abuse and Brain Injury
32. Therapeutic Recreation
33. Case Management and Life Care Planning in Brain Injury Rehabilitation
Index

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