Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy, 2nd Edition

Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy

2nd Edition

By Suzanne "Tink" Martin, MACT, PT, Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN; and Mary Kessler, MHS, PT, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN


Section 1: FOUNDATIONS
1. The Role of the Physical Therapist Assistant in Neurologic Rehabilitation
2. Neuroanatomy
3. Motor Control and Motor Learning
4. Motor Development

Section 2: CHILDREN
5. Positioning and Handling To Foster Motor Function
6. Cerebral Palsy
7. Myelomeningocele
8. Genetic Disorders

Section 3: ADULTS
9. Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation
10. Cerebrovascular Accidents
11. Traumatic Brain Injuries
12. Spinal Cord Injuries
13. Other Neurologic Disorders

Answers to Review Questions
Index