Neurological Physiotherapy

2nd Edition

A Problem-Solving Approach

Editor:

  • Print ISBN 9780443064401

Table of Contents

1. Problem solving in neurological physiotherapy - setting the scene
Margaret J Mayston

2. Assessment, outcome measurement and goal setting in physiotherapy practice
Jennifer Freeman

3. An analysis of normal movement as the basis for the development of treatment
Susan Edwards

4. Neuropsychological problems and solutions
Dawn Wendy Langdon

5. Abnormal tone and movement as a result of neurological impairment: considerations for treatment
Susan Edwards

6. General principles of treatment
Philippa Carter and Susan Edwards

7. Drug treatment of neurological disability
Alan J Thompson

8. Case histories
Susan Edwards

9. Posture management and special seating
Pauline Pope

10. Splinting and the use of orthoses in the management of patients with neurological disorders
Susan Edwards

11. Longer-term management for patients with residual or progressive disability
Susan Edwards

12. The way forward
Cecily Partridge

Index

Details

No. of pages:
288
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443064401

About the editor

Susan Edwards

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant in Neurological Physiotherapy, London, UK