Physiotherapy Management of Haemophilia
April 2008, Wiley-Blackwell
This book is essential reading for the physiotherapist responsible for the treatment of patients with haemophilia. It will, however, also be a valuable source of reference for doctors, nurses, orthopaedic surgeons and counselors.
1 Principles of Assessment in Haemophilia.
2 Pain Mechanisms.
3 Hydrotherapy and its use in Haemophilia.
4 Electrotherapy and its use in Haemophilia.
5 Muscle Imbalance in Haemophilia.
6 Excercise, Sport and Education in Haemophilia.
7 Biomechanics of the Lower Limb in Haemophilia.
8 Use of a Theorectical Framework for Health Status in Haemophilia Care and Research.
9 Disability and Outcome Measures in Patients with Haemophilia.
10 Orthopaedic Surgery in Haemophilia.
11 Pysiotherapy following Orthopaedic Surgery in Haemophilia.
12 Rehabilitation in Developing Countries.