More Details about Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function Based Approach

General Information  
Author(s)Glen Gillen
PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearJanuary 2015


Learn to confidently manage the growing number of stroke rehabilitation clients with Gillen’s Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach, 4th Edition. Using a holistic and multidisciplinary approach, this text remains the only comprehensive, evidence-based stroke rehabilitation resource for occupational therapists. The new edition has been extensively updated with the latest information, along with more evidence-based research added to every chapter. As with previous editions, this comprehensive reference uses an application-based method that integrates background medical information, samples of functionally based evaluations, and current treatment techniques and intervention strategies.

Key Features:-

  • Evidence-based clinical trials and outcome studies clearly outline the basis for stroke intervention
  • Survivor's Perspectives help readers understand the stroke rehabilitation process from the client''
  • Case studies challenge readers to apply rehabilitation concepts to realistic scenarios.
  • Review questions in each chapter help readers assess their understanding of rehabilitation concepts.
  • Key terms and chapter objectives at the beginning of each chapter help readers study more efficientl
  • Three new chapters broaden your understanding of stroke intervention in the areas of Using Technolog