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Postural Disorders and Musculoskeletal Dysfunction

Postural Disorders and Musculoskeletal Dysfunction
  • Author : Gill Solberg
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 March 2021
  • ISBN : 0443103828
  • Pages : 303 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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This title is an evidence based book that connects the theoretical and practical aspects of human movement and posture and provides basic information for therapists working with people with postural disorders. Practical material is approached area by area so that therapists can easily access the information they require. The anatomy and kinesiology of the locomotor/musculoskeletal system is covered and common pathologies and postural disorders reviewed. Accessible writing style supported by large number of illustrations (line and photograph) Connects theoretical and practical aspects of human movement and posture Comprehensive Links anatomy, kinaesiology and posture Evidence-based


Postural Disorders and Musculoskeletal Dysfunction

Postural Disorders and Musculoskeletal Dysfunction
  • Author : Gill Solberg,Vardita Gur,Eli Adar
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKPostural Disorders and Musculoskeletal Dysfunction

This title is an evidence based book that connects the theoretical and practical aspects of human movement and posture and provides basic information for therapists working with people with postural disorders. Practical material is approached area by area so that therapists can easily access the information they require. The anatomy and kinesiology of the locomotor/musculoskeletal system is covered and common pathologies and postural disorders reviewed. Accessible writing style supported by large number of illustrations (line and photograph) Connects theoretical


Innovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural Disorders

Innovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural Disorders
  • Author : Josette Bettany-Saltikov,Sanja Schreiber
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 27 September 2017
GET THIS BOOKInnovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural Disorders

Innovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural Disorders presents a compendium of innovative work in the management of spinal deformities and postural disorders. The chapters were carefully selected with clinicians, researchers, patients and parents in mind. All of these stakeholders are important links in the management of spinal deformities and disorders. It is our hope that all will remain open to new ideas in the field and will be able to evaluate the material carefully and in ways that are objective


Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace

Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace
  • Author : National Research Council,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Institute of Medicine,Board on Human-Systems Integration,Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Panel on Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 24 June 2001
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Every year workers' low-back, hand, and arm problems lead to time away from jobs and reduce the nation's economic productivity. The connection of these problems to workplace activities-from carrying boxes to lifting patients to pounding computer keyboards-is the subject of major disagreements among workers, employers, advocacy groups, and researchers. Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace examines the scientific basis for connecting musculoskeletal disorders with the workplace, considering people, job tasks, and work environments. A multidisciplinary panel draws conclusions about the likelihood


Locomotion and Posture in Older Adults

Locomotion and Posture in Older Adults
  • Author : Fabio Augusto Barbieri,Rodrigo Vitório
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 February 2017
GET THIS BOOKLocomotion and Posture in Older Adults

This book is an attempt to advance the discussion and improve our understanding about the effects of aging and movement disorders on motor control during walking and postural tasks. Despite these activities are performed daily, there is a high requirement of motor and neural systems in order to perform both tasks efficiently. Both walking and posture require a complex interaction of musculoskeletal and neural systems. However, the mechanisms used to control these tasks, as well as how they are planned


Balance Dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease

Balance Dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease
  • Author : Martina Mancini,John G. Nutt,Fay B. Horak
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 September 2019
GET THIS BOOKBalance Dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease

Balance Dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease: Basic Mechanisms to Clinical Management presents the most updated information on a variety of topics. Sections help clinicians evaluate the types of balance control issues, dynamic balance dysfunction during turning, and the effects of medication, deep brain stimulation, and rehabilitation intervention on balance control. This book is the first to review the four main postural control systems and how they are affected, including balance during quiet stance, reactive postural adjustments to external perturbations, anticipatory



Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse - E-Book

Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse - E-Book
  • Author : Michael W. Ross,Sue J. Dyson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 11 November 2010
GET THIS BOOKDiagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse - E-Book

Covering many different diagnostic tools, this essential resource explores both traditional treatments and alternative therapies for conditions that can cause gait abnormalities in horses. Broader in scope than any other book of its kind, this edition describes equine sporting activities and specific lameness conditions in major sport horse types, and includes up-to-date information on all imaging modalities. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content may not be included. Cutting-edge


Anatomy, Posture, Prevalence, Pain, Treatment and Interventions of Musculoskeletal Disorders

Anatomy, Posture, Prevalence, Pain, Treatment and Interventions of Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Author : Orhan Korhan
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 23 April 2019
GET THIS BOOKAnatomy, Posture, Prevalence, Pain, Treatment and Interventions of Musculoskeletal Disorders

Musculoskeletal disorders are defined as disorders that affect a part of the body's musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, nerves, tendons, ligaments, joints, cartilage, blood vessels, and spinal disks. These are the injuries that result from repeated motions, vibrations, and forces placed on human bodies while performing various job actions. They are extremely common and costly problems for people and companies. Thus, this book is designed to include a wide array of extensive and comprehensive discussions provided on occupational, educational, and


Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Author : Walter R. Frontera,Julie K. Silver,Thomas D. Rizzo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKEssentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Practical and authoritative, this new edition delivers easy access to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders and other common conditions requiring rehabilitation. Each topic is presented in a concise, focused, and well-illustrated two-color format featuring a description of the condition, discussion of symptoms, examination findings, functional limitations, and diagnostic testing. The treatment section is extensive and covers initial therapies, rehabilitation interventions, procedures, and surgery. From sore shoulders in cancer patients to spinal cord injuries, Essentials


Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes- E-Book

Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes- E-Book
  • Author : Shirley Sahrmann
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 27 September 2013
GET THIS BOOKDiagnosis and Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes- E-Book

Authored by an acknowledged expert on muscle and movement imbalances, this well-illustrated book presents a classification system of mechanical pain syndrome that is designed to direct the exercise prescription and the correction of faulty movement patterns. The diagnostic categories, associated muscle and movement imbalances, recommendations for treatment, examination, exercise principles, specific corrective exercises, and modification of functional activities for case management are described in detail. This book is designed to give practitioners an organized and structured method of analyzing the


Physical Rehabilitation - E-Book

Physical Rehabilitation - E-Book
  • Author : Michelle H. Cameron,Linda Monroe
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 April 2007
GET THIS BOOKPhysical Rehabilitation - E-Book

The only physical rehabilitation text modeled after the concepts of the APTA’s Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition, this detailed resource provides the most complete coverage of rehabilitation across the preferred practice patterns of physical therapy all in one place! Each chapter is consistently organized to make it easy to find the information you need, with clear guidelines, examples, and summaries based on the latest clinical evidence to help you improve quality of care and ensure positive patient


Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy
  • Author : Emira Švraka
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 19 March 2014
GET THIS BOOKCerebral Palsy

Writing a comprehensive scientific book about the cerebral palsy is a great challenge. Many different interventions are available for persons with CP. Increasingly, it is recognized that intervention needs to be evidence-based and family-centered. Related therapies can offer improvement in some cases but do not offer a cure. Lifelong re/habilitation (habilitation and rehabilitation) in person with cerebral palsy is the first part of this book which has four chapters about management in children and adults with cerebral palsy through


Muscle Cell and Tissue

Muscle Cell and Tissue
  • Author : Kunihiro Sakuma
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 02 September 2015
GET THIS BOOKMuscle Cell and Tissue

In order to complete tissue regeneration, various cells such as neuronal, skeletal, smooth, endothelial, and immune (e.g., macrophage) interact smoothly with each other. This book, Muscle Cells and Tissues, offers a wide range of topics such as stem cells, cell culture, biomaterials, epigenetics, therapeutics, and the creation of tissues and organs. Novel applications for cell and tissue engineering including cell therapy, tissue models, and disease pathology modeling are discussed. The book also deals with the functional role of autophagy


Neurological Physical Therapy

Neurological Physical Therapy
  • Author : Toshiaki Suzuki
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 10 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKNeurological Physical Therapy

Physical therapy services may be provided alongside or in conjunction with other medical services. They are performed by physical therapists (known as physiotherapists in many countries) with the help of other medical professionals. This book consists of 12 chapters written by several professionals from different parts of the world. The book covers different subjects, such as the effects of physical therapy, motor imagery, neuroscience-based rehabilitation for neurological patients, and applications of robotics for stroke and cerebral palsy. We hope that this