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Author Levitt, Sophie.

Title Treatment of cerebral palsy and motor delay / Sophie Levitt
Edition Fourth edition
Published Oxford ; Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT HEALTH  618.9283606 Lev/Toc 2004  AVAILABLE
 MELB  618.9283606 Lev/Toc 2004  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  618.9283606 Lev/Toc 2004  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 319 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents The clinical picture for therapy and management -- Outline of treatment approaches -- Synthesis of treatment systems -- Learning motor function -- A collaborative learning approach -- The older person with cerebral palsy -- Assessment for therapy and daily function -- Treatment procedures and management -- Motor function and the child's daily life -- Problems of deformity -- Therapeutic group work
Summary "The book is aimed primarily at those concerned with the development abilities and difficulties of children, particularly physiotherapists and occupational therapists working in paediatrics. Doctors and other healthcare professionals will also find useful insights in the book. Parents of people with cerebral palsy can learn more about therapy by consulting the book together with their therapist."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cerebral palsied children -- Rehabilitation.
Physical therapy for children.
Movement disorders in children.
Cerebral palsied.
Cerebral Palsy -- therapy.
Motor Skills.
Motor Skills Disorders -- therapy.
Physical Therapy Specialty -- methods.
LC no. 2003060516
ISBN 1405101636