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Spasticity: Diagnosis and Treatment clearly defines the process for the diagnosis of spasticity, the basic science behind its ...
Spasticity: Diagnosis and Treatment clearly defines the process for the diagnosis of spasticity, the basic science behind its pathophysiology, the measurement tools used for evaluation, and reviews the available treatment options. Divided into five sections, this comprehensive clinical resource provides a roadmap for assessing the complicated picture of spasticity and choosing the appropriate interventions. Therapies including oral medications, intrathecal baclofen, botulinum toxin and phenol, and surgical options are thoroughly discussed, as are non-medical therapies and the role of the emerging technologies. The full spectrum of diseases involving spasticity in adults and children and the unique diagnostic and management challenges they present is addressed by experienced clinicians. This text is a one-stop source for physicians, therapists and other members of the spasticity management team tasked with the goal of improving patient care and outcomes.
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Posted July 21, 2011
This is an excellent text. However, the NookColor version that I purchased and downloaded (July, 2011) does not allow you to change the text size. BandN customer service confirmed the problem as I waited on hold (they didn't believe me at first). I suggest downloading the sample to check out the readability for yourself. Hopefully the publisher, or BandN will fix the problem soon.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.