Spinal Cord Injury / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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This book is designed primarily to help recently qualified staff and professionals to develop an insight into the implications of spinal cord injury. Explaining the prognosis, rehabilitation, returning to work and sexual functioning are discussed in detail. Suitable for all professionals including doctors and those working in rehabilitation such as nurses, physiotherapists and psychologists.
|Product dimensions:||6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.56(d)|
About the Author
Clive Glass is Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Head of Psychological Services at the Spinal Injuries Centre serving the North West of England, based in Southport, Merseyside. He has been involved in researching adjustment to spinal cord injury for more than 15 years, has published widely in the area, and is a member of the editorial boards for the Journal of Personal Injury Law and Medical Review.
Table of Contents
1. An introduction to spinal cord injury.
2. Explaining prognosis to patients and relatives.
3. Rehabilitation in a hospital setting.
4. Preparing to return home.
5. Sexuality and sexual functioning.
6. So is it all worthwhile?.
7. Looking forward.