Umphred's Neurological Rehabilitation,
Edition 7
Edited by Rolando T. Lazaro, PT, PhD, DPT, GCS, Sandra G. Reina-Guerra, PT, DPT, MS and Myla Quiben, PT, PhD, DPT, MS

Publication Date: 16 Dec 2019

New Features

  • NEW! enhanced eBook on Student Consult.
  • UPDATED! Color photos and line drawings clearly demonstrate important concepts and clinical conditions students will encounter in practice.
  • NEW and EXPANDED! Additional case studies and videos illustrate how concepts apply to practice.
  • Updated chapters incorporate the latest advances and the newest information in neurological rehabilitation strategies.
  • NEW and UNIQUE! New chapter on concussion has been added.
  • Separate and expanded chapters on two important topics: Balance and Vestibular.
About the author
Edited by Rolando T. Lazaro, PT, PhD, DPT, GCS, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, California State University, Sacramento, Sacramento, California; Sandra G. Reina-Guerra, PT, DPT, MS, Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist Physical and Occupational Therapy Shriners Hospital for Children—Northern California Sacramento, California and Myla Quiben, PT, PhD, DPT, MS, Board Certified Neurologic Clinical Specialist Board Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist Associate Professor and Interim Chair Department of Physical Therapy University of North Texas Health Science Center Fort Worth, Texas
Table of Contents
Section 1: Foundations for Clinical Practice in Neurological Rehabilitation
1. Foundations for Clinical Practice in Neurologic Rehabilitation
2. Movement Analysis Across the Life Span
3. Motor Control, Motor Learning, and Neuroplasticity
4. The Limbic System: Influence over Motor Control and Learning
5. Psychosocial Aspects of Adaptation and Adjustment during Various Phases of Neurological Disability
6. Medical Screening by the Therapist
7. Examination and Evaluation of Functional Movement Activities, Body Functions and Structures, and Participation
8. Interventions for Clients with Movement Limitations
Section 2: Physical Rehabilitation Management of Clients with Neurologic System Pathology
9. Neonates and Parents: Neurodevelopmental Perspectives in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Follow-Up
10. Management of Clinical Problems of Children with Cerebral Palsy
11. Genetic Disorders: A Pediatric Perspective
12. Learning Disabilities and Developmental Coordination Disorder
13. Spina Bifida: A Congenital Spinal Cord Injury
14. Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
15. Neuromuscular Diseases
16. Beyond the Central Nervous System: Neurovascular Entrapment Syndromes
17. Multiple Sclerosis
18. Disorders of the Basal Nuclei
19. Movement Dysfunction Associated with Cerebellar Damage
20. Balance Dysfunction
21. Vestibular Dysfunction
22. Traumatic Brain Injury
23. NEW! Special Focus: Concussions
24. Movement Dysfunction Associated with Hemiplegia
25. Brain Tumors
26. Inflammatory and Infectious Disorders of the Brain
27. Aging, Dementia and Disorders of Cognition
Section 3: Neurological Disorders and Application Issues
28. Disorders of Vision and Visual-Perceptual Dysfunction
29. Cardiovascular and Pulmonary System Health in Populations with Nervous System Disorders
30. Pain Management
31. Electrophysiological Testing and Electrical Stimulation in Neurological Rehabilitation
32. Orthotics: Evaluation, Intervention, and Prescription
33. Health and Wellness in Neurologic Populations NEW
34. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection: Living with a Chronic Illness
35. Management of Chronic Impairments in Individuals with Nervous System Conditions
36. Pharmacology in Neurologic Rehabilitation
37. Medical Imaging in Neurologic Rehabilitation
38. Integrating Technology in Neurologic Rehabilitation
39. Role of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Neurologic Diseases and Movement Disorders
Book details
ISBN: 9780323676984
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Retail Price : £103.99
J Josephine Morris
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