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Uniform Title Stroke rehabilitation (Gillen)
Title Stroke rehabilitation : a function-based approach / [edited by] Glen Gillen
Edition 4th ed
Published London : Elsevier, [2016]


Description 1 online resource (815 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Inside Front Cover; Evolve page; Stroke Rehabilitation; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; Table Of Contents; 1 Foundations of Stroke Rehabilitation; 1 Pathophysiology, Medical Management, and Acute Rehabilitation of Stroke Survivors; Chapter Objectives; Key Terms; Prevalence and Impact of Stroke; Epidemiology of Stroke; Pathogenesis and Pathology of Stroke; Definition and Description of Stroke Syndromes; Stroke.; Transient Ischemic Attack.; Ischemic Stroke; Embolic Stroke.; Sources of Emboli; Cardiac Sources.; Vascular Sources
Paradoxical Sources. Unknown Sources.; Thrombotic Stroke; Pathophysiology.; Atherothrombotic Disease.; Lacunar Syndrome.; Hemorrhagic Conversion.; Hemorrhagic Stroke; Hypertensive Bleed.; Lobar Intracerebral Bleed.; Saccular Aneurysm and Subarachnoid Bleed.; Arteriovenous Malformation.; Posttraumatic Hemorrhagic Stroke.; Other Causes of Stroke and Strokelike Syndromes; Arterial and Medical Disease.; Strokelike Syndromes.; Cerebral Neoplasm.; Stroke Diagnosis; Cerebrovascular Imaging; Computed Axial Tomography; Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Positron Emission Tomography and Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography ScanningWorkup for Cause of Stroke; Transcranial and Carotid Doppler; Magnetic Resonance Angiography; Electrocardiography; Echocardiography; Blood Work; Medical Stroke Management; Principal Goals; Acute Stroke Management; General Principles; Ischemic Stroke; Pharmacologic Therapies; Antithrombotic Therapy (Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation).; Thrombolytic Therapy.; Other Treatments for Altering Cerebral Perfusion.; Neuroprotective Agents.; Agents for Cerebral Edema.; Cooling Therapy.; Surgical Therapies
Endarterectomy. Extracranial-Intracranial Bypass.; Balloon Angioplasty.; Hemorrhagic Stroke; Prevention of Rebleeding.; Control of Vasospasm.; Prevention of Stroke Recurrence; Ischemic Stroke; Hypertension.; Antiplatelet Medications.; Anticoagulation.; Treatment of Dysrhythmias or Underlying Disease.; Carotid Endarterectomy.; Hemorrhagic Stroke; Prevention of Complications and Long-Term Sequelae; General Principles; Musculoskeletal Complications; Contractures.; Osteoporosis.; Heterotopic Ossification.; Falls.; Neurologic Complications; Seizures.; Hydrocephalus.; Spasticity
Other ComplicationsDeconditioning.; Psychological Complications.; Urinary Tract Dysfunction.; Skin Breakdown and Decubitus Ulcers.; Dysphagia.; Aspiration.; Deep Venous Thrombosis.; Future Trends in Medical Stroke Management; Improved Primary Stroke Prevention; Hypertension; Cigarette Smoking; Cardiac Dysrhythmia and Myocardial Infarction; Blood Lipids; Diabetes; Oral Contraceptives; Alcohol; Activity; Public Education; Introduction to Acute Stroke Rehabilitation; The Importance of Early Intervention; Team Approach; Monitoring the Intensive Care Unit and Acute Stroke Survivor
Summary Learn to confidently manage the growing number of stroke rehabilitation clients with Gillen's Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach, 4th Edition. Using a holistic and multidisciplinary approach, this text remains the only comprehensive, evidence-based stroke rehabilitation resource for occupational therapists. The new edition has been extensively updated with the latest information, along with more evidence-based research added to every chapter. As with previous editions, this comprehensive reference uses an application-based method that integrates background medical information, s
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Basic ICU Monitor
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Subject Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Rehabilitation
Evidence-based medicine.
Stroke Rehabilitation
Evidence-Based Medicine
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Evidence-based medicine
Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Rehabilitation
Stroke -- rehabilitering.
Form Electronic book
Author Gillen, Glen, editor
ISBN 9780323172820