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Title Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy for People with Cerebral Palsy : a Problem-Based Approach to Assessment and Management / edited by Karen J. Dodd, Christine Imms, and Nicholas F. Taylor
Published London : Mac Keith Press, 2010


Description 1 online resource (x, 320 pages) : illustrations
Series A practical guide from Mac Keith Press
Practical guide from Mac Keith Press
Contents Part 1: Background: Key Issues in Planning Therapy for People with Cerebral Palsy -- -- Introduction to the clinical reasoning approach of the book / Christine Imms, Karen J. Dodd and Nicholas F. Taylor -- What is cerebral palsy? / Christine Imms and Karen J. Dodd -- Understanding the family's perspective : parenting a child with cerebral palsy / Helen Bourke-Taylor -- Overview of therapy / Karen Dodd, Christine Imms and Nicholas F. Taylor -- -- Part 2: The Preschool Years -- -- (In the beginning): The infant with complex needs / Sarah Foley and Susan Greaves -- (Being two): Early steps / Karen J. Dodd and Susan Greaves -- Modified constraint-induced therapy for young children / Margaret Wallen and Christine Imms -- (Getting ready for school): Goal-directed training of activity performance / Brian Hoare and Christine Imms -- The role of botulinum toxin A injections in the lower extremity / Pam Thomason and Kerr Graham -- -- Part 3: The School Years -- -- (Getting things straight): Physiotherapy following single event multilevel surgery (SEMLS) / Adrienne Harvey -- Occupational therapy following upper extremity surgery / Josie Duncan -- (Transition to secondary school): Navigating school-based needs and technological supports for secondary school / Margaret Mayston -- (Doing it yourself): Strength training for adolescents / Nicholas F. Taylor and Karen J. Dodd -- -- Part 4: Adulthood -- -- (Getting out there): Transitions to adulthood / Mary Law and Debra Stewart -- (Community access): The young adult with complex disability / Barbara Scoullar and Christine Imms -- (Staying healthy): The adult years / Karen J. Dodd, Nicholas F. Taylor and Christine Imms
Summary A practical resource for physiotherapists and occupational therapists who support people with cerebral palsy, addressing movement and other impairments to improve participation. Presenting the clinical reasoning, as well as an overview of therapeutic interventions. Case studies are used to illustrate assessment, treatment and outcomes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cerebral palsy -- Physical therapy
Occupational therapy.
Needs assessment.
Physical therapy.
Cerebral Palsy -- therapy
Needs Assessment
Occupational Therapy -- methods
Physical Therapy Modalities
Occupational Therapy
occupational therapy.
needs assessment.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Alzheimer's & Dementia.
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Physical therapy
Needs assessment
Cerebral palsy -- Physical therapy
Occupational therapy
Form Electronic book
Author Dodd, Karen (Karen Janine)
Imms, Christine.
Taylor, Nicholas F.
LC no. 2011499426
ISBN 9781908316110