Maintaining the high standards and excellent features that made the first and second editions so successful, Early Diagnosis and Interventional Therapy in Cerebral Palsy, Third Edition provides a detailed, authoritative treatment of the field-highlighting new research and developments in molecular and cellular research, infant differential diagnosis, and screening, assessment, and evaluation of the early preterm infant.
Presents an effective model for dealing with individuals with cerebral palsy in older age-group categories!
By supplying practical guidelines to diagnose and treat specific concerns of cerebral palsy from birth to three years, the Third Edition of Early Diagnosis and Interventional Therapy in Cerebral Palsy
Complete with historical perspectives, intervention strategies, and treatment planning options, Early Diagnosis and Interventional Therapy in Cerebral Palsy, Third Edition is an indispensable informative reference for pediatricians; family practitioners; neurologists; physiatrists; orthopedists; physical, occupational, and speech therapists; special education teachers; school administrators; public health workers; social workers; and undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines.
Table of Contents
History, Definition, and Classification of Cerebral Palsy Alfred L. Scherzer Trends in Etiology and Epidemiology of Cerebral Palsy: Impact of Improved Survival of Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants Vidya Bhushan Gupta Diagnostic Approach to the Infant Alfred L. Scherzer Management and Treatment Planning for the Abnormally Developing Child Alfred L. Scherzer Historical Perspective to Current Practice: Habilitative Services Margaret J. Barry Clinical Assessment of the Infant Gay L. Girolami, Diane Fritts Ryan, and Judy M. Gardner The Written Assessment, Treatment Planning, and Intervention Strategies Gay L. Girolami, Diane Fritts Ryan, and Judy M. Gardner Treatment Implementation, Reassessment, and Documentation Gay L. Girolami, Judy M. Gardner, and Diane Fritts Ryan Assessment and Treatment Planning: A Case Study Gay L. Girolami, Diane Fritts Ryan, and Judy M. Gardner Research in Cerebral Palsy: Yesterday and Today Charlene Butler Evidence Tables and Reviews of Treatment Outcomes Charlene Butler Future Perspective on Cerebral Palsy Alfred L. Scherzer, Charlene Butler, Vidya Bhushan Gupta, Margaret J. Barry, Gay L. Girolami, Diane Fritts Ryan, and Judy M. Gardner