Key Features

  • This research-based text includes extensive scientific references and case histories, covering a wide array of important topics.
  • Thorough definitions of neurological conditions provide a strong base for all future learning.
  • Information on the etiology, prevalence, incidence, and epidemiology of these conditions prepares the reader for future practice.
  • Coverage of anatomy and physiology, diagnostic and clinical signs, and assessment and outcome of each condition offers the most expansive coverage available.
  • Material on medical and physical management, as well as multidisciplinary team work, gives the reader a practical explanation of how to deal with a variety of real-life situations.
  • Content on relationships with patients provides the reader with a method of setting goals for their patients and themselves.
  • Background information on physiology and physical therapy presents a clear link between the two areas.


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About the author

Maria Stokes

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Neuromusculoskeletal Rehabilitation, School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK