Key Features

  • Fully evidence-based
  • Provides clinical reasoning options from TCM and Western medical perspectives
  • Illustrates clinical reasoning with real cases from clinical practice
  • Provides detailed examination of all major types of neurological conditions encountered in clinical practice.
  • Table of Contents

    Acknowledgements
    Preface
    Note on case histories

    Section 1 Backgrounds – Chinese and Western
    1 History and background of traditional Chinese medicine in neurological conditions
    2 Researching a complex intervention
    3 Current context – neurological rehabilitation and neurological physiotherapy
    4 Western medical acupuncture in neurological conditions
    5 Practical application of Western medical acupuncture in neurological conditions

    Section 2 Clinical conditions
    6 Acquired brain injury: stroke, cerebral palsy and traumatic brain injury
    7 Parkinson’s disease and related conditions
    8 Multiple sclerosis
    9 Spinal cord injury and disease
    10 Peripheral nervous system disorders
    11 Motor neurone disease

    Section 3 Marrying East to West
    12 Pulling it together

    Appendix: Outcome measures in neurological rehabilitation
    Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    232
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702030208
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702043734