The Resource Acquired brain injury : an integrative neuro-rehabilitation approach, Jean Elbaum, Deborah M. Benson, editors

Acquired brain injury : an integrative neuro-rehabilitation approach, Jean Elbaum, Deborah M. Benson, editors

Label
Acquired brain injury : an integrative neuro-rehabilitation approach
Title
Acquired brain injury
Title remainder
an integrative neuro-rehabilitation approach
Statement of responsibility
Jean Elbaum, Deborah M. Benson, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Regardless of etiology, such as accident, tumor, stroke or assault, acquired brain injury presents numerous challenges for survivors, caregivers and treating professionals. Interdisciplinary and integrated evaluations, treatment, and management can mean the difference between successful recovery and unfortunate outcomes. The first book to present a comprehensive team approach to rehabilitation of ABI survivors, Acquired Brain Injury gives medical and clinical specialists a deeper understanding of not only each others' roles, but also their complementary functions.-The medical management of ABI{u2014}neurosurgery, neurology, physiatry{u2014}and the medical specialties involved{u2014}neuropsychiatry, neurourology, and neuro-optometry -In-depth discussion of the roles of occupational, speech-language, and balance therapies -Separate chapters on nursing, neuropsychology, and case management -Behavioral and emotional challenges common to individuals with ABI -The importance of addressing family needs -Long-term challenges -Case examples throughout illustrating a wide range of injuries, symptoms, and stages of recovery Based on the editors{u2019} combined experience of more than 40 years in the neuro-rehabilitation field, this comprehensive volume clarifies rehabilitation goals and processes for the physician, rehab specialist, the advanced student, and patients{u2019} advocates. With ABI so prevalent{u2014}roughly 1.5 million new cases per year{u2014}this book couldn{u2019}t be more timely
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
617.4810443
Index
index present
LC call number
RC387.5
LC item number
.A28 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Acquired brain injury : an integrative neuro-rehabilitation approach, Jean Elbaum, Deborah M. Benson, editors
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Neurosurgery and Acquired Brain Injury : An Educational Primer -- Physiatry and Acquired Brain Injury -- The Role of the Neurologist in the Assessment and Treatment of Patients status post Acquired Brain Injury -- Voiding and Sexual Dysfunction after Cerebrovascular Accident and Traumatic Brain Injury : The Role of the Neuro-urologist -- Neuropsychiatry and Traumatic Brain Injury -- Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: Evaluation and Treatment Approaches -- The Role of the Neuro-Rehabilitation Optometrist -- Nursing Care of the Neuro-Rehabilitation Patient -- Case Management in the Neuro-Rehabilitation Setting -- Balance and Vestibular Rehabilitation in the Patient with Acquired Brain Injury -- The Functional Role of the Occupational Therapist on the Neuro-Rehabilitation Team -- Rehabilitation of Speech, Language and Swallowing Disorders -- Counseling Individuals post Acquired Brain Injury : Considerations and Objectives -- Acquired Brain Injury and the Family : Challenges and Interventions -- Long Term Challenges
Control code
ocn191464895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387375748
Lccn
2006939129
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-37574-8
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23102901
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191464895
  • springer 191464895

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