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Stroke rehabilitation : guidelines for exercise and training to optimize motor skill /
Janet H. Carr, Roberta B. Shepherd.
edition
1st ed.
imprint
Edinburgh : New York : Butterworth-Heinemann, c2003.
description
301 p. : ill.
ISBN
0750647124, 9780750647120
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Edinburgh : New York : Butterworth-Heinemann, c2003.
isbn
0750647124
9780750647120
catalogue key
5125155
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-291) and index.
A Look Inside
About the Author
Author Affiliation
Janet H Carr EdD FACP: Honorary Associate Professor, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia Roberta B Shepherd EdD FACP: Foundation Professor of Physiotherapy, Honorary Professor, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
The authors provide protocols for the restoration of normal functional movement following stroke. The guidelines are based on scientific rationale and clinical research and cover a range of critical everyday actions, in a modern format with photographs and line drawings.
Main Description
Totally updated and revised, this long-awaited new edition continues to provide protocols for the restoration of normal functional movement following stroke.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. vii
Acknowledgementsp. ix
Introductionp. 1
Brain reorganization, the rehabilitation environment, measuring outcomesp. 3
Training guidelinesp. 33
Balancep. 35
Walkingp. 76
Standing up and sitting downp. 129
Reaching and manipulationp. 159
Appendicesp. 207
Impairments and adaptationsp. 209
Strength training and physical conditioningp. 233
Overviewp. 259
Referencesp. 267
Indexp. 293
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