Download Grundlagen der Massage und physikalischen Therapie: Anatomie by Michael Fritzsche PDF

By Michael Fritzsche

F}r den Unterricht an Massageschulen sowie zum Nachschlagen in der Massagepraxis wurde dieses Lehrbuch entwickelt. Michael Fritzsche, Chefarzt einer orthop{disch-rheumatologischen Rehabilitationsklinik und {rztlicher Leiter der dortigen Massageschule, hat darin zusammengefa~t, used to be Massagesch}ler wissen m}ssen: }ber den menschlichen K|rper, seine Krankheiten und die Wirkungsweise der therapeutic massage und physikalischen Therapie. Im Vordergrund stehen immer die funktionellen Zusammenh{nge, ohne deren Kenntnis eine effektive Behandlungsplanung nicht m|glich ist. Die Gewichtung des Stoffes orientiert sich an den Bed}rfnissen der Praxis: H{ufige Krankheitsbilder werden m|glichst genau, seltenere knapper dargestellt. Nach jedem Abschnitt geben Wiederholungsfragen Gelegenheit zur ]berpr}fung des Gelernten. Als Lehr- und Lernbuch f}r die Sch}ler und als Unterrichtsleitfaden f}r die Dozenten geh|rt dieses Buch in jede Massageschule.

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Download Human-computer interface technologies for the motor impaired by Dinesh K. Kumar, Sridhar Poosapadi Arjunan PDF

By Dinesh K. Kumar, Sridhar Poosapadi Arjunan

Human machine Interface applied sciences for the Motor Impaired examines either the technical and social features of human desktop interface (HCI). Written via world-class educational specialists devoted to enhancing HCI applied sciences for individuals with disabilities, this all-inclusive booklet explores the most recent learn, and gives perception into the present obstacles of this box. It introduces the concept that of HCI, identifies and describes the basics linked to a selected expertise of HCI, and gives examples for every. It additionally lists and highlights the various modalities (video, speech, mechanical, myoelectric, electro-oculogram, and brain-waves) which are on hand, and discusses their correct purposes.

Easily and comfortably understood through researchers, engineers, clinicians, and the typical layperson, the publication describes a couple of HCI applied sciences starting from basic amendment of the pc mouse and joystick to a brain–computer interface (BCI) that makes use of recording of the mind job of the person. The textual content contains pictures or illustrations for every equipment, in addition to references on the finish of every bankruptcy for additional study.

In addition, this book:

  • Describes the mechanical sensors which are used as an interface to manage a working laptop or computer or monitor for the elderly and disabled
  • Discusses the BCI utilizing mind waves recorded through noninvasive electrodes to acknowledge the command from the user
  • Presents the myoelectric interface for controlling units similar to the prosthetic/robotic hand
  • Explains the know-how of monitoring the attention gaze utilizing video
  • Provides the basics of voice popularity applied sciences for machine and computer regulate applications
  • Examines a safe and unvoiced approach for the popularity of speech-based instructions utilizing video of lip movement

Human computing device Interface applied sciences for the Motor Impaired

considers attainable purposes, discusses boundaries, and provides the present learn occurring within the box of HCI. devoted to improving the lives of individuals residing with disabilities, this publication aids execs in biomedical, electronics, and computing device engineering, and serves as a source for a person drawn to the constructing purposes of HCI.

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Download Pediatric Rehabilitation: Principles and Practice by Michael A. Alexander MD, Dennis J. Matthews MD PDF

By Michael A. Alexander MD, Dennis J. Matthews MD


Universally said because the cornerstone reference within the box, Pediatric Rehabilitation brings jointly well known experts from all sectors of the pediatric rehabilitation neighborhood to supply the most up-tp-date and finished details on hand. The 5th version has been considerably up to date and accelerated with evidence-based discussions of latest theories, remedies, interventions, study findings, and controversies. 5 thoroughly new chapters specialize in such rising parts because the use of ultrasound to steer motor element and nerve injections, rehabilitation of persistent soreness and conversion issues, administration of concussions, activities accidents, and neurodegenerative and demyelinating ailments in childrens. This variation additionally addresses vital new instructions in genetic markers and exams, cognitive, developmental, and neuropsychological evaluation, and rehabilitation for universal genetic stipulations. also, numerous new individuals supply clean views to the voices of verified leaders within the field.


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Download Rehabilitation with rTMS by Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda PDF

By Masahiro Abo, Wataru Kakuda

Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is more and more being studied and utilized in stroke rehabilitation. This instruction manual is the 1st concise consultant for clinicians and researchers operating with or studying approximately rTMS in stroke rehabilitation. It can provide a pragmatic consultant to the radical use of rTMS together with in depth rehabilitation for the remedy of neurological sequelae of stroke. the appliance components incorporated are post-stroke top limb hemiparesis, reduce limb hemiparesis, aphasia and dysphagia.

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Download Field Guide to Fracture Management by Richard Birrer MD FAAFP FACSM, Robert L. Kalb MD PDF

By Richard Birrer MD FAAFP FACSM, Robert L. Kalb MD

Organized through physique zone and fracture sort, this useful source covers the whole spectrum of themes concerning powerful fracture management—from crucial medical assistance on casting and splinting innovations and dealing with issues to chapters on education, case choice, and assurance issues.

Clear a route to powerful fracture management!

  • Standardized bankruptcy format features a "how-to" define that can assist you find key evidence easily.
  • Useful illustrations, tables, and figures provide important visible information within the potent therapy of straightforward and complicated fractures.
  • Practical, how-to approach indicates you what works, what does not, and why.
  • Pediatric content assists the family members practitioner in treating early life fractures.
  • Tips on warding off pitfalls assist you optimize results.

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Download La lombalgie en 2007: aspects pratiques (Abord clinique) by Jean-Claude Goussard, Samy Bendaya PDF

By Jean-Claude Goussard, Samy Bendaya

Los angeles lombalgie est un des principaux motifs de session, que ce soit en m?decine g?n?rale ou sp?cialis?e. Elle pose un v?ritable probl?me de sant? publique. Ce "mal de dos", qui peut d?sesp?rer malades et m?decins par son caract?re parfois rebelle, explique l. a. multiplicit? des examens pratiqu?s parfois et des th?rapeutiques mises en ?uvre. Cet ouvrage est un recueil des mises au aspect les plus r?centes en ce qui concerne les connaissances physiopathologiques de l'atteinte discale, l'examen clinique et l. a. position de los angeles chirurgie et en particulier des proth?ses discales. Une mise ? jour concerne les symptoms et les apports des examens compl?mentaires; quelques redoutables pi?ges diagnostiques sont ?voqu?s. Des traitements m?dicaux tels que les infiltrations, les manipulations, l’int?r?t des contentions et l’apport de l’acupuncture sont d?velopp?s. Sont ?galement abord?es les derni?res donn?es scientifiques sur l’?valuation et le r?entra?nement par l’isocin?tique, ainsi que le r?le de l'activit? sportive en tant que facteur de pr?vention ou d'aggravation des lombalgies. Enfin, l’aspect m?dico-l?gal est trait? dans le cadre des injuries du travail, et de l’?valuation apr?s traumatisme. Cet ouvrage est le fruit de l. a. collaboration et de l'exp?rience de sp?cialistes incontest?s dans ce domaine.

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Download Adolescents and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Fred R. Volkmar, Brian Reichow, James C. McPartland PDF

By Fred R. Volkmar, Brian Reichow, James C. McPartland

The examine on teenagers with autism spectrum issues (ASD) is broad and starting to be. even supposing those stipulations are well-known as affecting the full lifespan, the literature on ASD after formative years is restricted and has no longer been introduced jointly in one quantity in over a decade.

Adolescents and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders fills this information hole through targeting wishes and problems particular to those levels of improvement. professional members supply cogent studies of complicated matters, from schooling to employment, relaxation actions to unlawful behaviors, psychological healthiness matters to scientific healthiness matters. the most recent findings in key components, corresponding to psychosocial and home remedies, social talents courses, epidemiology, the impression of ASD on households, are tested intimately. in the course of the quantity, insurance specializes in parts requiring enhanced versions of evaluate, up-to-date info, new interventions and elevated help services.

Featured issues include:

  • Transition from highschool to maturity for young people and teens with ASD.
  • Innovative programming to help students with ASD.
  • Romantic relationships, sexuality and ASD.
  • Treatment of psychological overall healthiness comorbidities.
  • Assessment and therapy making plans in adults with ASD.
  • The variety of results and demanding situations in center and later life.

Adolescents and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders is a must have reference for quite a lot of clinicians and practitioners– in addition to researchers and graduate scholars – in scientific baby, institution and developmental psychology; baby and adolescent psychiatry; social paintings; rehabilitation medicine/therapy; schooling and basic practice/family medication. it's going to additionally function an enormous source for fogeys and caregivers with its concentrate on translating the present kingdom of information correct to realizing teens and adults with ASD into useful and appropriate tips on how top to aid them.

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Download Principles of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation by George P. Prigatano PDF

By George P. Prigatano

With out guiding ideas, clinicians can simply wander off within the maze of difficulties brain-damaged sufferer offers. This publication underlines the significance of sufferers' subjective event of mind sickness or harm, and the disappointment and confusion they suffer. It exhibits that the symptom photo is a mix of premorbid cognitive and private features with the neuropsychological alterations without delay linked to mind pathology. through heavily staring at the patient's habit, the clinician can educate her or him in regards to the direct and oblique results of mind harm. The booklet offers directions either for the remediation of upper cerebral disturbances and the administration of sufferers interpersonal difficulties. It provides a brand new viewpoint on problems of self-awareness and restoration in addition to deterioration phenomena after mind damage. it will likely be a useful source for psychologists, neurologists, and psychiatrists desirous about neuropsychological rehabilitation.

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Download Shoulder and Elbow Trauma and its Complications. Volume 1: by Michael Greiwe PDF

By Michael Greiwe

Traumatic accidents to the shoulder stay an issue encountered by means of old and young alike. Trauma surgeons and shoulder and elbow experts are referred to as upon day-by-day to enhance the standard of lifetime of injured participants by means of restoring functionality, lowering ache and returning contributors to their earlier occupations and locations in society. Such therapy offers either humanitarian and financial impression. just recently have concepts and know-how allowed surgeons to revive lives to this type of measure following those accidents. nonetheless, shoulder and elbow trauma is still a vexing challenge for sufferers and surgeons alike. Many accidents lead to misplaced paintings and critical debility together with loss of functionality, post-traumatic arthritis and soreness. this crucial textbook presents a scientific and complete consultant to the different sorts of shoulder trauma and the administration of its linked complications.

In half One, the point of interest is at the commonest varieties of shoulder trauma, with chapters masking anterior instability, irritating rotator cuff tears, fractures, joint accidents and the floating shoulder and comprises sections at the most typical issues befalling each one harm. half II then reports the administration of the commonest problems. Chapters comprise special analyses of power anterior shoulder instability, numerous different types of nonunion and malunion, failed acromioclavicular joint reconstruction, post-traumatic arthropathy and irritating osteonecrosis, and failed arthroplasty for fracture.

  • Reviews universal forms of shoulder trauma
  • Addresses the typical issues linked to every one injury
  • Provides a close advisor to the administration of universal complications

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Download iSpine: Evidence-Based Interventional Spine Care by Michael J. DePalma MD PDF

By Michael J. DePalma MD

ISpine is exclusive in its presentation of interventional backbone, utilising a disease-based or particular constitution harm version. professional clinicians take you thru the entire gamut of painful backbone stipulations, detailing ancient good points, medical presentation, diagnostic checking out, imaging reports, and the most recent therapy interventions. backbone biomechanics and ergonomic ideas also are lined to advertise concepts for lowering backbone pressure and minimizing the chance of recurrent harm. Containing hundreds and hundreds of fluoroscopic pictures and different illustrations, iSpine presents a realistic, procedural method of the prognosis and therapy of painful backbone problems. The contributing nationwide and overseas authors are drawn from a number of specialties - together with physiatry, anesthesiology, radiology, biomechanical engineering, actual remedy, orthopedics, neurosurgery, inner medication, and rheumatology - reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of outcomes-oriented interventional backbone care. iSpine belongs at the shelf of any clinician practising high-yield state of the art interventional backbone drugs, utilizing the easiest on hand proof to adequately diagnose, optimally deal with, and reduce the healthcare charges linked to those issues. beneficial properties of iSpine comprise: Technical directions for appearing tactics together with hundreds of thousands of fluoroscopic photos and different illustrations Chapters talk about cutting edge new applied sciences and spinal functions, reminiscent of intradiscal biologic brokers for degenerative lumbar discs and augmentation of pelvic insufficiency fractures serious research of the literature on interventional backbone care Chapters written by means of the world over well-known specialists

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