Trauma Rehabilitation

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Lawrence Russell Robinson
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006 - Medical - 332 pages
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Written by a multidisciplinary team of experts from the University of Washington/Harborview Medical Center, this volume is the first comprehensive clinical reference on trauma rehabilitation. The book brings together, in one concise, cohesive source, all the essential practical information from physiatry, orthopaedics, neurosurgery, general surgery, emergency medicine, rehabilitation nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, and prosthetics/orthotics.

Chapters cover traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple musculoskeletal trauma, traumatic amputations, peripheral nerve injuries, and burns. Particular attention is given to early rehabilitation interventions during the acute phase. A chapter on special considerations for pediatric patients is also included.


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pain, depression, desensitisation, p. 220


Epidemiology of Traumarelated Disability
Lawrence R Robinson and Paula J Micklesen 11 Chronic Pain Management in Patients
Trauma Care Systems in the United States 19 James P Robinson and Mark P Jensen
Multiple Musculoskeletal Trauma 79 Dawn M Ehde and Rhonda M Williams
Spinal Cord Injury 115 15 Special Consideration for Pediatric
Rehabilitation after Traumatic 16 Prevention of Disability Secondary
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