The Aging Body: Conservative Management of Common Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions

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McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, Jan 1, 2001 - Medical - 418 pages
This comprehensive text may serve both the chriopractic student and practitioner. It takes a conservative approach to treatment and management of common neuromusculoskeletal conditions of the elderly. The text covers the basic science of ageing - including musculoskeletal, neurological, posture and gait changes, and immobilization degeneration of the soft tissue - and discusses common neuromusculoskeletal conditions, as well as prevention and health promotion - including functional and health risk assessment, psychosocial issues, physical activity issues, and rehabilitation strategies.

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Contents

BASIC SCIENCE OF AGING SECTION III PREVENTION AND HEALTH
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Neurologic Changes with Age 17 to Independent Living 243
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Muscle Syndromes 149 Shohreh SaljooghiHojatKashani
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