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Title Occupational therapy and stroke / edited by Judi Edmans on behalf of the Stroke Clinical Forum of the College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section Neurological Practice
Edition 2nd ed
Published Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : Blackwell Pub., 2010


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 245 pages)
Contents Theoretical basis / Janet Ivey and Melissa Mew -- The occupational therapy process / Melissa Mew and Janet Ivey -- Early management / Sue Winnall and Janet Ivey -- Management of motor impairments / Stephanie Wolff, Thérèse Jackson and Louisa Reid -- Management of visual and sensory impairments / Melissa Mew and Sue Winnall -- Management of cognitive impairments / Thérèse Jackson and Stephanie Wolff -- Management of perceptual impairments / Louisa Reid and Judi Edmans -- Resettlement / Pip Logan and Fiona Skelly -- Evaluation / Fiona Coupar and Judi Edmans
Summary Occupational Therapy and Stroke guides newly qualified occupational therapists (and those new to the field of stroke management) through the complexities of treating people following stroke. It encourages and assists therapists to use their skills in problem solving, building on techniques taught and observed as an undergraduate. Written and edited by practising occupational therapists, the book acknowledges the variety of techniques that may be used in stroke management and the scope of the occupational therapist's role. Chapters span such key topics as early intervention and the theoretical
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Rehabilitation
Occupational therapy.
Stroke -- therapy
Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation
Occupational Therapy -- methods
Occupational Therapy
occupational therapy.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.
Occupational therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Edmans, Judi.
College of Occupational Therapists. Specialist Section Neurological Practice. Stroke Clinical Forum.
LC no. 2010003297
ISBN 9781444323818