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Spinal Cord Injury: Impact and Coping


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Spinal Cord Injury: Impact and Coping

Clive Glass

ISBN: 978-1-854-33301-8 May 1999 Wiley-Blackwell 180 Pages


This book is designed primarily to help recently qualified staff and professionals to develop an insight into the implications of spinal cord injury. Explaining the prognosis, rehabilitation, returning to work and sexual functioning are discussed in detail. Suitable for all professionals including doctors and those working in rehabilitation such as nurses, physiotherapists and psychologists.
1. An introduction to spinal cord injury.

2. Explaining prognosis to patients and relatives.

3. Rehabilitation in a hospital setting.

4. Preparing to return home.

5. Sexuality and sexual functioning.

6. So is it all worthwhile?.

7. Looking forward.

'In conclusion, this book is a gem. It is full of technical and clinical information , yet continually informed by case vignettes and comment made by individual patients. Buy it now!'

British Association of Brain Injury Case Managers.