Management of Spinal Cord Injuries. A Guide for by Lisa Harvey BAppSc GradDipAppSc(ExSpSc) MAppSc PhD PDF

By Lisa Harvey BAppSc GradDipAppSc(ExSpSc) MAppSc PhD

ISBN-10: 0443068585

ISBN-13: 9780443068584

Combining 25 years of medical, study and instructing event, Dr Lisa Harvey presents an leading edge 5-step method of the physiotherapy administration of individuals with spinal twine damage. according to the overseas type of Functioning, this process emphasises the significance of environment objectives that are practical and significant to the sufferer. those targets are concerning functionality of motor initiatives analysed when it comes to 6 key impairments. The evaluate and therapy functionality of every of those impairments for individuals with spinal wire harm is defined within the following chapters:

  • training motor tasks
  • strength training
  • contracture management
  • pain management
  • respiratory management
  • cardiovascular health training

Dr Harvey develops readers' problem-solving talents equipping them to control all kinds of spinal twine accidents. principal to those talents is an figuring out of the way individuals with varied styles of paralysis practice motor projects and the significance of differentmuscles for motor projects equivalent to:

  • transfers and mattress mobility of people
  • wheelchair mobility
  • hand functionality for individuals with tetraplegia
  • standing and strolling with decrease limb paralysis

This e-book is for college students and junior physiotherapists with very little event within the sector of spinal wire damage yet with a basic figuring out of the foundations of physiotherapy. it's also a great tool for skilled clinicians, together with these prepared to discover the facts base that helps varied physiotherapy interventions.

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