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Postpolio syndrome / [edited by] Julie K. Silver, Anne C. Gawne.

Publication:
Philadelphia : Hanley & Belfus, c2004
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Other Title:
Post polio syndrome
Subjects:
Postpoliomyelitis syndrome.
Medical subjects:
Postpoliomyelitis Syndrome.
Contents:
Diagnosing postpolio syndrome: inclusion and exclusion criteria
Evaluating and treating symptomatic postpolio patients
The interdisciplinary team assessment
Electrophysiology of postpolio syndrome
Joint and muscle pain
Postpolio fatigue
Postpolio pulmonary dysfunction
Speech and swallowing in postpolio syndrome
Exercise in the treatment of postpolio syndrome
Physical therapy in the management of chronic poliomyelitis and postpolio syndrome
Aquatic therapy for polio survivors
Screening and treatment of the polio foot and ankle
Gait, orthoses, footwear, and assistive devices
Powered mobility for polio survivors
The role of occupational therapy in the management of polio survivors
Energy conservation and pacing
Aging with polio
Psychological well-being of polio survivors.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Silver, J. K. (Julie K.), 1965-
Gawne, Anne C.
ISBN:
1560536063
OCLC:
52996031