Textbook of Neural Repair and Rehabilitation, Volume 2: Medical Neurorehabilitation

Textbook of Neural Repair and Rehabilitation, Volume 2: Medical Neurorehabilitation

by Michael Selzer
     
 

Contains authoritative clinical guidelines and rehabilitation approaches for the major disabling neurological disorders.See more details below

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Contains authoritative clinical guidelines and rehabilitation approaches for the major disabling neurological disorders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521856423
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/31/2006
Pages:
790
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 1.65(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; Neural repair and rehabilitation: an introduction; Part A. Technology of Neurorehabilitation: Part A1. Outcomes Measurement and Diagnostic Technology: 1. Outcomes measurement: basic principles and applications in stroke rehabilitation; 2. Human voluntary motor control and dysfunction; 3. Assessments, interventions, and outcome measures for walking; 4. Electromyography in neurorehabilitation; 5. Functional neuroimaging; Part A2. Therapeutic Technology: 6. Cell transplantation therapy for Parkinson's disease; 7. Conditions of task practice for individuals with neurologic impairments; 8. Balance training; 9. Functional electrical stimulation in neurorehabilitation; 10. Environmental control and assistive devices; 11. Wheelchair design and seating technology; 12. Rehabilitation robotics, orthotics, and prosthetics; 13. Virtual reality in neurorehabilitation; 14 Communication devices; Part B: Symptom-specific neurorehabilitation; Part B1. Sensory and Motor Dysfunctions: 15. Chronic pain; 16. Loss of somatic sensation; 17. Management of spasticity; 18 Arm and hand weakness; 19. Gait disorders and rehabilitation; 20. Balance, vestibular and oculomotor dysfunction; 21. Deconditioning and energy expenditure; Part B2. Vegetative and Autonomic Dysfunctions: 22. Rehabilitation of the comatose patient; 23. Plasticity in the neural pathways for swallowing: role in rehabilitation of dysphagia; 24. Autonomic dysfunction; 25. Sexual neurorehabilitation; Part B3. Cognitive Neurorehabilitation: 26. Rehabilitation for aphasia; 27. Apraxia; 28. Unilateral neglect and anosognosia; 29. Memory dysfunction; 30. Neurorehabilitation of executive function; 31. Rehabilitation of dementia; Part C. Disease-specific; Neurorehabilitation Systems: 32. The organization of neurorehabilitation services: the rehabilitation team and the economics of neurorehabilitation; 33 Traumatic brain injury; 34. Neurorehabilitation in epilepsy; 35. Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders; 36 Neurorehabilitation of the stroke survivor; 37 Rehabilitation in spinal cord injury; 38. Multiple sclerosis; 39. Cerebral palsy and paediatric neurorehabilitation; 40. Neuromuscular rehabilitation: diseases of the motor neuron, peripheral nerve and neuromuscular junction; 41. Muscular dystrophy and other myopathies; Index.

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