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Stroke Rehabilitation

A Function-Based Approach

Gillen's Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach, 3rd Edition is the only comprehensive, evidence-based stroke rehabilitation resource for occupational therapists. Extensively updated with the latest research in assessment and intervention, this essential text presents a holistic, application-based approach that integrates background medical information, samples of functionally based evaluations, and current treatment techniques and intervention strategies to help you confidently manage the growing number of stroke rehabilitation clients.

Book, 768 Pages

Published: October 2010

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09465-8


  • 1. Pathophysiology, Medical Management, and Acute Rehabilitation of Stroke Survivors

    2. Psychological Aspects of Stroke Rehabilitation

    3. Improving Participation and Quality of Life through Occupation

    4. Task-Oriented Approach to Stroke Rehabilitation

    5. Activity-Based Intervention in Stroke Rehabilitation

    6. Approaches to Motor Control Dysfunction: An Evidence-Based Review

    7. Trunk Control: Supporting Functional Independence

    8. Overview of Balance Impairments: Functional Implications

    9. Vestibular Rehabilitation and Stroke

    10. Upper Extremity Function and Management

    11. Rehabilitation Technologies to Promote Upper Limb Recovery after Stroke NEW!

    12. Edema Control

    13. Splinting Applications

    14. Functional Mobility

    15. Gait Awareness

    16. Managing Visual and Visuospatial Impairments to Optimize Function

    17. How Therapists Think: Exploring Clinician's Reasoning When Working with Patients Who Have Cognitive and Perceptual Problems Following Stroke

    18. Impact of Neurobehavioral Deficits on Activities of Daily Living

    19. Treatment of Cognitive-Perceptual Deficits: A Function-Based Approach NEW!

    20. Managing Speech and Language Deficits after Stroke NEW!

    21. Enhancing Performance of Activities of Daily Living

    22. Parenting after Stroke

    23. Driving and Community Mobility as an Instrumental Activity of Daily Living

    24. Dysphagia Management

    25. Sexual Function and Intimacy

    26. Seating and Wheeled Mobility Prescription

    27. Home Evaluation and Modifications

    28. Activities o Daily Living Adaptations: Managing the Environment with One-Handed Techniques

    29. Leisure Participation after Stroke

    30. A Survivor's Perspective

    31. A Survivor's Perspective II: Stroke



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