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By James R. Gage, Michael H. Schwartz, Steven E. Koop, Tom F. Novacheck

The one ebook to deal particularly with the remedy of gait difficulties in cerebral palsy, this complete, multi-disciplinary quantity might be valuable for all these operating within the box of cerebral palsy and gait (neurologists, therapists, physiatrists, orthopaedic and neurosurgeons, and bioengineers). The booklet is split into elements. the 1st is designed to assist the reader overview and comprehend a baby with cerebral palsy. It bargains with neurological keep an eye on, musculoskeletal development, and basic gait, in addition to cerebral harm, progress deformities and gait pathology in little ones with cerebral palsy. the second one part is a complete evaluation of administration. It emphasizes the main basic thought of therapy: deal with the kid's neurologic disorder first after which deal with the skeletal and muscular effects of that disorder.

The publication has been completely up-to-date because the earlier variation, with a better specialize in therapy and a number of other solely new themes lined, together with chapters at the operative therapy of orthopaedic deformities.

The booklet is observed through a DVD containing a instructing video on basic gait and a CD-ROM containing the video clips and movement research info of all case examples utilized in the ebook, in addition to instructing video clips demonstrating the specifics of a number of the techniques utilized in the correction of gait deformities and gait modelling examples from the dep. of Bioengineering at Stanford University.

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